Jesse Slansky, President & CEO
At WHCHC, Mr. Slansky leads a team of talented and passionate individuals helping to solve the housing crisis in Southern California. He joined WHCHC in the fall of 2010 and became the Director of Real Estate Development in 2013. As Director, Mr. Slansky has been responsible for overseeing all of the organization’s real estate development activities, including site identification, due diligence, acquisition and negotiation, pro forma analysis and modeling, budgeting and budget tracking, financial structuring, public outreach and community support, land use entitlements, consultant coordination, architectural design, building permits and construction administration, and supervision of the development staff.
Prior to joining WHCHC, Mr. Slansky was the principal of a real estate consulting firm focused on securing financing for affordable housing developments. Previously, he was Vice President of GTO Development, a residential real estate development firm focused on the ground-up development of infill, luxury condominiums.
Mr. Slansky also completed multiple transactions valued at over $2.4 billion during his time as an Associate Director in the Healthcare Investment Banking group at UBS. He began his career in the Mergers and Acquisitions Investment Banking group at Chase in New York.
Mr. Slansky is Vice President of the board of directors of the Southern California Association of Nonprofit Housing (SCANPH) and a member of the Urban Land Institute. He received an M.B.A. from the USC Marshall School of Business and a B.S. from Cornell University.
Sam Borelli, Director of External Affairs
Matt Mason, Director of Real Estate Development
Walter Maynard, Director of Asset Management
Amy Okamura, Controller
Danny Pepper, Director of Resident Services