PHRC Events

Welcome the Newest PHRC Team Member, Mindy Boffemmyer

Date: 9/14/2023

The Pennsylvania Housing Research Center is thrilled to announce the addition of Mindy Boffemmyer as the new financial & communications coordinator!

In this role, she supports both the outreach components of the PHRC and the academic portions with the Residential Construction program at Penn State. On the financial side, Boffemmyer maintains PHRC’s annual budgets and monitors all financial accounts while also serving as a resource for grant proposals. In addition, she directly supports the Bernard and Henrietta Hankin Chair in Residential Building Construction with meeting preparation, administrative support for student organizations, proposal preparation, and managing fundraising initiatives. Boffemmyer communicates to all internal and external PHRC stakeholders through digital and print media. Additionally, she edits and formats research reports to support ongoing research initiatives.

Boffemmyer studied English at Pitt and Duquesne University. Before joining the PHRC, she worked as administrative assistant for communications at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in State College and as undergraduate director in Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies at Penn State.

Join the PHRC in welcoming Mindy to the team!



The Pennsylvania Housing Research Center serves the home building industry and the residents of Pennsylvania by improving the quality and affordability of housing.

We conduct applied research, foster the development and commercialization of innovative technologies, and transfer appropriate technologies to the housing community.

Pennsylvania Housing Research Center

219 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2341

Fax: 814-863-7304