With nearly 20 years of prior experience serving the affordable housing industry, Brian specializes in working with investors, lenders, local/state agencies and developers, including for-profit, not-for-profit and public housing agencies. He is well versed in structuring affordable housing transactions, and has a wide range of experience with owners and investors. He has provided his skills to a variety of project types, and has experience in such capacities as affordable housing development, fund management, HFA underwriting, and investment banking.
Prior to joining NAHT, Brian served as Senior Managing Director at Baker Tilly, where he was responsible for offering real estate development consulting services to for-profit and non-profit developers, and public housing authorities.
Brian holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago and a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Michigan. He served as a volunteer in the U.S. Peace Corps and has been involved with numerous philanthropic organizations, either in a volunteer or Board of Director capacity. He currently serves on the board as Vice-Chair of Capital for Change, a CDFI entity based in Connecticut.
“I am excited to have Brian join the NAHT team,” stated Lori Little, President & CEO. “He brings a wealth of knowledge of the Affordable Housing Industry and a strong understanding of relationship management. He will be an important addition to our strong team of professionals focused on our customers, both Developers and Investors.”
Brian will be based in Middletown, Connecticut.
National Affordable Housing Trust is a nonprofit low income housing tax credit (LIHTC) syndicator, specialized financial intermediary and development advisory firm. NAHT raises LIHTC equity from national and regional investors, and provides this equity to mission-driven developers and owners who provide quality affordable housing, with resident-focused solutions.