the President of Sabino Community Development, has more than 35 years of
experience in affordable housing development and finance.
David is the President of Newport SW LLC, an affordable housing development company, and is responsible for site selection and acquisition, developing the project concept, assembling the development team, putting together the financing, and supervising construction and leaseup. Newport SW's first project, Newport at Amphi, opened in December 2021 and was fully-occupied in January 2022. Newport SW is a joint venture between SCDR and
Newport Partners, a California-based diversified real estate company.
He is a consultant
to Enterprise Housing Credit Investments,
one of the nation's leading syndicators of tax-credit equity, analyzing
and providing due diligence review for potential Low-Income Housing Tax
David has been the Housing Finance Consultant to the City of
Tucson for public housing and neighborhood revitalization projects financed
under the LIHTC and HOPE VI programs. He has consulted to financial institutions
including the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati, Arizona MultiBank
Community Development Corporation, the Kresge Foundation, PPEP Microbusiness & Housing
Development Corporation, the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation, the Texas
Housing Finance Corporation, the City of Phoenix Department of Neighborhood
Services, Banc One Community Development Corporation, the Tucson Industrial Development Authority,
and the National Equity Fund, and has provided technical assistance to local
community organizations such as Tucson's Compass Affordable Housing and Metropolitan Housing Corporation, the
Housing Trust of Santa Fe, the Arlington (VA) Partnership for Affordable Housing, and the El Paso Collaborative for Community
As the founder and CEO of the
Cincinnati Development Fund, a multi-bank community development financial
institution, he made loans that resulted in the construction and
rehabilitation of affordable housing in Southwest Ohio and northern Kentucky
and helped developers arrange grant, debt, and equity financing, using
low-income housing tax credits, for hundreds more apartments.
David is a member of the Pima County Regional Affordable Housing Tax Force, appointed by the Pima County Board of Supervisors. He is a graduate of the Kennedy School of Government, Emory
University Law School, and Colgate University.