Lori Grifa has nearly 30 years’ experience in both the public and private sectors. She specializes in administrative and regulatory law and government affairs, and regularly appears before the state departments of Banking and Insurance, Health, Human Services, Environmental Protection, Labor, Transportation, and Treasury. From 2010 to 2012, before joining Archer’s Hackensack office, Ms. Grifa served as the commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. During her tenure she also chaired the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission, the New Jersey Redevelopment Agency, the New Jersey Council on Affordable Housing and the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency. In addition to overseeing the production of approximately 3,000 units of affordable housing during this period, she managed 2,200 annual grant programs involving nearly $500 million.