John Shepard

VP, Affordable Housing Development

John is responsible for the acquisition and development of conventional and affordable multifamily properties, including market evaluation, underwriting, financing, and due diligence. John’s expertise includes public finance and the structuring of public-private partnerships, particularly in the areas of affordable and mixed-income residential development. He received a B.A. from The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, and a Juris Doctorate and Master of Business Administration from Harvard University. Prior to joining Elmington, John led the real estate activities of a land trust in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and clerked for an international law firm.