Peter Pappas


Peter founded Pappas Properties in 1999 after seven years as partner at The Harris Group. While there, Pappas led his team in developing a number of successful projects including Phillips Place; Ballantyne, a 2,000-acre mixed-use community; Morrocroft, a 178-acre multi-use project; and 330 South Tryon. Prior to The Harris Group, Pappas was a vice president with The Bissell Companies and president of its land development subsidiary, Investment Mortgage Company….
Continue Reading

Dara Kovel

Dara - Picture

Dara Kovel has served as the Chief Housing Officer of the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority since January 2010. She received both her Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree from Yale University. She went on to work as the Vice President and Regional Director of Mercy Housing, Inc. for ten years. She also served as the Regional Director of Jonathan Rose Companies from 2005 to 2009….
Continue Reading

Hal Ferris


Hal has over 30 years of real estate development, management, and construction experience. As a Principal of Spectrum Development Solutions and previously Lorig Associates LLC, a regional real estate development and management firm, Hal has led the development of urban mixed use mixed income projects, historic renovations, affordable housing and collegiate services….
Continue Reading