Luminaries Reception with Bill Witte, Related Companies – SOLD OUT
Mr. Witte is Chairman and CEO of Related California, one of the largest developers of urban and multifamily housing in the state, overseeing both the affordable and market rate divisions. The Related California portfolio includes over 10,000 units of multifamily housing, and a pipeline of more than $2.5 billion worth of developments including 5,000 affordable housing units and 5,000 market rate units.
Prior to founding Related California in 1989, Mr. Witte served as Deputy Mayor for Housing and Neighborhoods under Mayor Art Agnos in San Francisco where he oversaw all housing, development and redevelopment activities for the City. He was Director of Housing and Economic Development under Mayor Dianne Feinstein, Executive Assistant to Assistant Secretary for Housing/Federal Housing Commissioner Lawrence B. Simons at HUD in Washington, and Legislative Director for the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials and with the Philadelphia Office of Housing and Community Development.
He received a Master in City Planning and a bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Board of Overseers of the Graduate School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania and a Board member of the New Home Company. He is a Policy Advisory Board member of the Fisher Center for Real Estate at the University of California Berkeley’s Haas School of Business; and a member of the Boards of the Center for Real Estate at the Merage School of Business at University California, Irvine and the Lusk Center for Real Estate at the University of Southern California.
In addition, Mr. Witte sits on the Boards of the Center for Creative Land Recycling in San Francisco, Shelter Partnership in Los Angeles, and the Community Partners Advisory Board of the Orange County Human Relations Commission.
- Private Members: $75
- Public/Non-Profit/YLG Members: $50
- Student Members: $35
In an intimate setting, Mr. Witte will reflect on his career and engage in an interactive discussion with attendees.
Registration includes light appetizers and beverages, parking will be validated by Craft. Please note that registration increases $10 after the June 28th deadline. To register, click “Register Now” below or here to download a registration form. Attendance is limited for this intimate event.