Turner Impact Capital, a real estate investment firm focused on social impact, has added Gary Rodney as managing director for housing initiatives to help lead the firm’s innovative multifamily strategy to acquire, preserve, develop and enrich affordable workforce housing throughout the country.
Rodney brings 24 years of government, non-profit and private-sector leadership in developing and financing housing for low- and moderate-income families. Most recently, he served as a managing director at Tishman Speyer, where he launched the firm’s first affordable housing platform. He previously served as chairman of CREA, a syndicator of low-income housing tax credits. During his four-year tenure, the company raised $3.7 billion in equity that created or preserved more than 20,000 affordable housing units in 30 states. In addition, as president of the New York City Housing Development Corp. from 2014 to 2016, Rodney oversaw a public agency that managed approximately $14 billion in assets.