Board of Directors
Andrew C. Richardson
Andrew C. Richardson has served as one of our directors since November 2019. He is chairman of the Board and chairman of the Audit Committee. Mr. Richardson is currently the CEO of RCM Living, an affiliated asset management platform of Raven & Company that is focused on the development and management of multifamily properties having a rent-by-bed component. He has held this position since January 2021. Previously, from May 2018 to August 2019, Mr. Richardson was the Chief Operating Officer of Waypoint Residential, a private real estate investment firm focused on the U.S. rental housing sector. Mr. Richardson also served as the Chief Financial Officer and President of Land and Development of iStar, Inc., a NYSE-listed REIT, and as the Chief Financial Officer of Safehold Inc., a NYSE-listed ground lease REIT that is externally managed by iStar, from March 2018 to May 2019. Mr. Richardson also served as the Chief Financial Officer of The Howard Hughes Corporation, a NYSE-listed company that owns, manages and develops commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate throughout the U.S., from 2011 to 2016 and as the Chief Financial Officer of NorthStar Realty Finance Corp., a NYSE-listed real estate finance company, from 2006 to 2011.
John P. Albright
John P. Albright currently serves as our president and chief executive officer and a member of the Board and as president, chief executive officer and director of CTO Realty Growth, Inc. (“CTO”), the parent company of our external manager and, as of March 23, 2023, owner of approximately 14.8% of our outstanding equity, including units of limited partnership interest in the Operating Partnership. Mr. Albright has served as our president and chief executive officer and as a director since our formation in August 2019. He has served as a director of CTO since 2012 and chief executive officer since 2011. Prior to joining CTO, Mr. Albright was the Co-Head and Managing Director of Archon Capital, a Goldman Sachs Company located in Irving, Texas.
Mark O. Decker Jr.
Mark O. Decker, Jr. has served as one of our directors since November 2019. He is a member of the Audit and Governance Committees. In May 2023, Mr. Decker formed Proterra Real Estate Partners to invest in real estate opportunities. From April 2017 to March 2023, Mr. Decker served as President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer and Trustee for Centerspace (NYSE: CSR), an apartment company focused on the Midwest and Mountain West. From August 2016 to April 2017, he served as the President and Chief Investment Officer at Centerspace. From 2011 to 2016, Mr. Decker served as Managing Director and U.S. Group Head of Real Estate Investment and Corporate Banking at BMO Capital Markets, the North American-based investment banking subsidiary of the Canadian Bank of Montreal.
M. Carson Good
M. Carson Good, 61, is currently the President of Good Capital Group, a private real estate investment company that structures and provides capital to operators and makes direct investments in assets in Florida. He has served in this capacity since 1989. From 2010 to 2019 Mr. Good also served as Managing Director for Jones Lang LaSalle, a Fortune 500 global real estate services company. Mr. Good has spent 30 years in commercial real estate, developing, operating, managing and brokering NNN buildings, shopping centers and mixed-use projects. Mr. Good has overseen human resources, property management accounting and complex recapitalizations. Mr. Good serves as Chairman of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, which operates a $600 million a year budget and is now building a $3 billion expansion to the main airport. Mr. Good also serves on the board of directors of the University of Florida’s real estate school, has served as Chairman of the Orange County Planning and Zoning Commission, and has been honored by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to serve on his Economic Transition Committee. Mr. Good received undergraduate degrees in English literature and business administration from Florida State University and an M.B.A. from Rollins College. We believe Mr. Good’s experience involving real estate operating, managing and financing, brings important and valuable skills to our board of directors.
Rachel Elias Wein
Rachel Elias Wein has served as one of our directors since February 2021. She is a member of the Audit Committee and the Compensation Committee of the Board (the “Compensation Committee”). Ms. Elias Wein is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of WeinPlus, a strategy and management consultancy focused on the impact of consumer change on commercial real estate. In this capacity, Ms. Elias Wein serves as the principal strategic advisor to national retailers and institutional real estate organizations. She has held this position since January 2009. Prior to founding WeinPlus, Ms. Elias Wein served as a development executive with The Sembler Company, a multifaceted real estate development company, and senior associate with Ernst & Young’s Real Estate Advisory practice.
Jeffrey S. Yarckin
Jeffrey S. Yarckin has served as one of our directors since November 2019. He is chairman of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Governance Committee. Mr. Yarckin is currently the President and Chief Operating Officer and a co-founder of TriGate Capital, LLC, a real estate private equity firm. He has served in this capacity since 2007. Previously, Mr. Yarckin served as Co-President and Chief Executive Officer of ORIX Capital Markets, LLC, the proprietary trading, investment and asset management arm of ORIX USA Corporation, from 2004 to 2007 and prior to that was a founding partner of the Lone Star Funds.