Hayes-Gibson International, Incorporated and Lenzy Hayes Incorporated is family-owned and operated in Bloomington, IN.  Our clients are like family and we strive to deliver the best in the industry.

 Lenzy Hayes Inc. was founded by Lenzy Hayes in 1952 with several single family residential rentals, mobile homes, commercial convenience stores, and initial multi-family conventional housing. In 1974, Lenzy Hayes Inc. developed and managed HUD senior housing programs. Their portfolio of affordable housing through HUD and Rural Development is still managed by Lenzy Hayes Inc.

In 2002, Carson Hayes and Dr. Gordon Gibson founded Hayes-Gibson International, Inc. to further develop and manage affordable housing communities through HUD, Rural Development, Federal Home Loan Bank, and Low-Income Housing Tax Credit programs. Much of the development has been with not-for-profit organizations addressing the housing needs of special populations of elderly, physically disabled, individuals with mental health and developmental disabilities, and low-income families at risk. This expertise has expanded into the management and consulting of Market-Rate and Condominium housing types and currently totals approximately 7,000 units with services provided in 13 states.


Our Executive Team


Carson is the Chief Executive Officer of Hayes-Gibson International (HGI) and Lenzy Hayes Incorporated (LHI) in Bloomington, Indiana. These companies own, develop, and manage multifamily housing throughout the United States. Carson was also a Senior Associate, for over 15 years, with the National Center for Housing Management (NCHM) of Washington D.C. In that capacity, he trained thousands on all facets of affordable housing throughout the United States. Carson has written several publications on various facets of affordable housing and developed Video Training Series on housing management with NCHM. Carson is a long-time Real Estate Broker and has several designations relating to the affordable housing industry. HGI and LHI have received numerous national and state awards for best practices and innovations in housing management and Carson has been inducted into the Kentucky Housing Hall of Fame. Carson is a graduate of Indiana University’s School of Education.  Carson would love to hear from you!  Please contact him at chayes@hayes-gibsonint.com or toll-free 877-876-4461 ext. 813.


Gordon is the President of Hayes-Gibson International (HGI) which develops and manages affordable housing in twelve states. He has been involved in the development and management of supportive housing programs for individuals with disabilities--physical, mental health, substance use, HIV/Aids, and developmental disabilities, and for older adults as well as for homeless individuals and families. Formerly, Gordon was the Director of the Center for Behavioral Health Research which has been the leading organization in the development and use of Evidence-Based Treatments for community behavioral health provider organizations. He has served on the national Board of Directors of the American Psychological Association Division of Consulting Psychology having chaired the Research and Scientific Affairs Board and the Professional Ethics Standards Board. Gordon is a graduate of Indiana University’s Department of Counseling Psychology and Colgate Rochester Divinity School. Gordon would love to hear from you! Please contact him at ggibson@hayes-gibsonint.com or toll- free at 877-876-4461 ext. 814.