Vice President & Director of Corporate Communications, Boston Capital Corporation
David S. Gasson is Vice President and Director at Boston Capital Corporation, having joined the company in 1995. He is responsible for all external communications for Boston Capital including community affairs, state and federal legislative issues, housing policy and public relations.
He is Executive Director of the Housing Advisory Group, a national organization founded to advocate on behalf of housing issues. He regularly meets with Administration officials, Members of Congress and congressional staff to advise on and seek support for the industry’s housing and tax agenda.
Mr. Gasson is regularly invited to address national conferences, state associations and industry groups across the country on issues related to housing, tax policy and the national political environment. He also contributes editorial content to national and trade publications.
Mr. Gasson is on the Steering Committee of the Affordable Rental Housing ACTION Campaign. He has been instrumental in drafting housing legislation, responses to tax reform proposals and formulating the ACTION Campaigns advocacy and grassroots outreach efforts.
Mr. Gasson serves on the Board of Directors of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Foundation, the Alliance for Business Leadership and sits on the Executive Advisory Council of WBUR, Boston’s public radio station.
Before joining Boston Capital, Mr. Gasson served in several capacities on the staffs of Congressman Richard Gephardt of Missouri and Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell of Maine.
He is a graduate of the University of Florida.