Vice President of Development and Senior Housing
Chad Lewis is the Vice President of Development and Senior Housing for Klein
Financial Corporation, a real estate investment, development and
consulting firm specializing in tax-exempt bond multifamily residential
development. Mr. Lewis is involved with project and asset management of
the Company’s two real estate investment funds with approximately $530
million in property value and its 450 senior housing units. He also
serves as a member of the Company’s Capital Improvement Committee.
Mr. Lewis has over 18 years experience in operations management, asset management, capital raising, marketing and property entitlement. Prior to joining Klein Financial Corporation, Mr. Lewis was the founder of Eldr Media, a digital media company and print magazine for the active senior demographic. His company was featured in Business Week, ABC World News and the NY Times and received multiple awards including one of the Hottest Magazines Launch in 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Lewis was a founding principal at AgeSong Senior Housing, a real estate development and management company serving the senior housing industry. AgeSong won the American Society on Aging – National Award for Excellence in the Field of Aging. Mr. Lewis and his business partners successfully sold their company for over $29MM in 2006.
Mr. Lewis currently serves on the Board of Directors for The Hollywood Property Owners Alliance (HPOA), which oversees the Hollywood Entertainment District and the Sunset & Vine Business Improvement District. He is also a member of the Hollywood Entertainment District’s Joint Security Committee. He studied Communications at Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada and is an alumnus of the Publishing for Professional Program at Stanford University. Mr. Lewis, his wife, daughter and son live in Marin County and are active supporters of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).