The MassDevelopment Board of Directors unanimously chose Marty Jones as the Agency’s new President and CEO in 2011. Ms. Jones, previously the president of Boston building, development, and property management company Corcoran Jennison, has spent decades in the real-estate industry. She got her start at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in both the Washington and Boston offices.
At Corcoran Jennison, Ms. Jones managed staff and project teams for new development projects that transformed communities, directed asset management for multifamily portfolios, chaired a joint venture between Corcoran Jennison and Beacon Communities, and directed all aspects of the Westminster Company, a 175-employee operation with 66 properties and 5,000 apartment units in North and South Carolina.
A member of the Board of Directors of MassEcon and the New England Council, and a national trustee of the Urban Land Institute, Ms. Jones graduated from Brown University and resides in Winchester….Continue Reading
Before joining Urban Atlantic, Victoria Davis served as Deputy Director of the Maryland Housing Fund. Prior to this service, she was responsible for troubled loan resolutions and disposition of a large portfolio of land, multifamily and single-family properties for MNC Financial-South Charles Realty. She also worked with Trammell Crow Residential, overseeing acquisition, development and asset management of multifamily market rate and mixed-income developments.
She holds an MBA in Finance from American University, an MS in Engineering & Construction Management from University of Texas and a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland. She is the Chair of the Green Building Committee of the Maryland-National Capital Building Association and a former instructor with the Johns Hopkins University Master of Real Estate Science program…Continue Reading
Since the formation of The Bozzuto Group in 1988, Tom Bozzuto has led the company’s development, construction and management of almost a billion dollars of income producing and for-sale housing. During his more than thirty-year career, he has overseen and been responsible for the creation of more than 46,000 residential units with a conservatively estimated value of nearly $7 billion. A graduate of Hobart College, where he now serves on the Board of Trustees, Tom has a master’s degree in metropolitan studies from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. Tom has been, and continues to be, active in a wide number of community and civic organizations, including having served as a Congressional Appointee to the Millennial Housing Commission and several Gubernatorial commissions. In addition, he currently serves as Secretary of the Multi Housing Council of the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Policy Board. In 2008, Tom was honored as recipient of ULI Washington’s annual Lifetime Achievement Award….Continue Reading
Douglas D. Abbey is a co-founder of AMB Property Corporation (predecessor to Prologis) and IHP Capital Partners. Mr. Abbey has more than 35 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate investment and development. He is a graduate of Amherst College and has a Master in City Planning degree from the University of California, Berkeley. …Continue Reading
Ron is past Chairman of the Urban Land Institute and is Chairman Emeritus of the Wharton Real Estate Center. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation, is Chairman of Enterprise Community Partners and Enterprise Community Investments, and additionally chairs Habitat’s $4 billion World of Hope Global Capital Campaign. …Continue Reading