Eva Trimble was appointed NYCHA’s Chief Operating Officer in July 2022. In this role she oversees all aspects of public housing administration for the Authority’s developments across the five boroughs, which includes property management operations, tenancy, and resident engagement.
Eva’s career in New York City government spans more than two decades. She joined NYCHA in 2019 as Executive Vice President for Strategy and Innovation, where she led the newly established Strategy and Innovation Department in providing a strategic, data-driven approach for the Authority to maximize available funding, ensure the efficient use of resources, and improve service delivery for residents. Her team focused on engagement with the Federal Monitor and other partners to structure and drive the development of the Transformation Plan, a new, unified strategic vision and organizational plan for the Authority.
Previously, Eva spent 10 years at the Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD). At HPD, she served in various roles, most recently as Executive Deputy Commissioner with a portfolio that included Financial Management, Tenant Resources, Asset & Property Management, Technology, and Human Resources.
Eva received a Master of Public Administration from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. Eva is also an alumnus of the Coro New York leadership program. She lives in Washington Heights with her husband and two daughters.