Board of Directors

Chuck Leitner

Chairman of the Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Chief Executive Officer, CBRE Global Investors

Neala Martin

Secretary and Treasurer of the Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Senior Vice President, CREA

Barry Altshuler

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Vice President, Investments Equity Residential

Charles Barrus

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Managing Director, Wood Partners

Greg Bates

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President and CEO, GID

Doug Bibby

Director and Executive Committee Member, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President, National Multifamily Housing Council

Adrienne Bush 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Director, Homeless and Housing Coalition of Kentucky 

Rafael Cestero 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President and Chief Executive Officer, Community Preservation Corporation

 

Janessa Chastain 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Director, Boise Valley Habitat for Humanity

 

Kurt Creager

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Vice President, BRIDGE Housing

Kevin Dinnie 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Chief Operating Officer, Trammell Crow Residential 

Dan Garibaldi

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Managing Partner and Head of Development and Construction, Carmel Partners

Ken Gear

Director and Executive Committee Member, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Chief Executive Officer, Leading Builders of America

Bryan Greene

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Vice President, Policy Advocacy, the National Association of REALTORS®

 

Steve Gullo

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Principal, Senior Managing Director, CBRE Global Investors

Roderick Hall 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Project Manager at ECONorthwest 

Bambie Hayes-Brown 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President & CEO, Georgia ACT

Roger Heim

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Chief Financial Officer, VITUS Holdings

Rick Hurd

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Chief Investment Officer, Waterton

Christopher Leinberger

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Founding Partner and Managing Director at Places Platform, LLC

Antonio Marquez

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Managing Partner, Communidad Partners 

James McCormick

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Head of Acquisitions and Dispositions, AMLI Residential

Brandon Mendoza

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Executive Director, NAIOP Pittsburgh

S. Janae Moore

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Director of Government Affairs, Apartment Association of North Carolina

Ashley Nunes, Ph.D.

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Project Director, R Street Institute

Faith Pettis

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Partner, Pacifica Law Group

Bob Pinnegar

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President and CEO, National Apartment Association

Doug Ryan

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Senior Fellow, Prosperity Now

Maria Salinas

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President and Chief Executive Officer, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Kris Siglin 

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Vice President for Policy and Partnerships, National Community Stabilization Trust 

Bob Simpson

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Founder, Simpson Impact Strategies 

Dr. Akilah Watkins-Butler

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; President & CEO, Center for Community Progress

Taylor Smiley Wolfe

Director, Up for Growth Action Board of Directors; Director of Policy and Planning, Home Forward