- Central (North Texas)
- Central (South Texas)
- Northern California
- Pacific Northwest
- Southern California
- Senior Housing
Andy Clay, Managing Director (Mountain)
Mr. Clay is responsible for identifying and executing development opportunities throughout the Mountain Region. He has worked in real-estate development and property management for more than 15 years, and has developed almost 5,000 units valued above $1B in the Denver metro area. Mr. Clay serves on the ULI Product Council, Joint Legislative Action Committee for the Apartment Association of Metro Denver and is a voting member of its political funding arm, The Alliance. He received a Bachelor’s degree in organizational management from Colorado Christian University as well as post-graduate studies in Finance and Urban Planning at the University of Colorado at Denver.
Rocky Brown, Vice President of Construction (Mountain)
Rocky Brown serves as Vice President of Construction for the Mountain Region in Denver. Mr. Brown brings 30 years of multifamily experience to Alliance, with tenure at some of the most prominent national multifamily firms such as JPI, Hines Development, Actus Lend Lease and Trammel Crow Residential. During his career, Mr. Brown has been involved in the construction and development of more than 5,000 multifamily units and 1,200 military housing units. His expertise spans multiple product types from garden-style and podium, to wrap and mid-rise projects in major markets across the country including Phoenix, Tucson, Albuquerque, Washington D.C., Seattle, Houston and Denver. Mr. Brown is a member of AIA, NAHB and has held a contractor’s license in Arizona, Virginia, Colorado and Washington.
David Lodwick, Regional CFO (West)
As Chief Financial Officer of the Southwest, Mountain and Northeast regions, David Lodwick is responsible for identifying and managing joint-venture equity and debt financing, and working closely with our regional development team. Mr. Lodwick joined Alliance in 2011 as Finance Manager, focusing on identifying, negotiating, and closing debt and equity financing in the western U.S. Prior to that, he served as Director of Asset Management for DMB Associates with responsibility for managing a variety of office and retail assets; Senior Director for Opus West, where he was directly involved in closing more than $3.1 billion of debt and almost $1.8 billion in property sales across more than 200 transactions; Vice President of BBVA Compass with management oversight of a $200 million commercial real-estate portfolio; and Real Estate Researcher for CB Richard Ellis in the Valuation & Advisory Services group, where he was responsible for preparing appraisals for a wide variety of property types. A graduate of Arizona State University, Mr. Lodwick is also a certified appraiser and maintains a real estate license in the state of Arizona. He holds membership or board positions with a variety of civic, social and business associations, including the Real Estate Investment Advisory Council (REIAC), Urban Land Institute (ULI), Men’s Arts Council of the Phoenix Art Museum and EC70/Executive Council Charities.
Carol Nelson, Senior Vice President (Mountain)
As Senior Vice President of the Mountain region, Carol Nelson is responsible for supervising operations throughout Utah, Colorado, Idaho and Wyoming. Mrs. Nelson has more than 25 years of experience in the industry. She has received numerous awards, including “Regional Manager of the Year” in 2006, “Commitment to Excellence” in 2007 and 2008, and “Utah Apartment Association Property Supervisor of the Year” in 2007. Mrs. Nelson graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management, is a licensed real estate agent and broker in Utah, and has a CPM designation
Emelia Dziadon, Regional Vice President of Operations (Mountain)
As Regional Vice President, Emelia Dziadon is responsible for directing operations at all Alliance communities in Colorado. With more than 20 years of experience as a successful supervisor of regional and on-site teams, Ms. Dziadon’s background ranges from new developments, rehabilitations and dispositions to operating traditional, affordable, lease-up and stabilized multifamily communities across Colorado and Texas. Before joining Alliance, she was Vice President of Property Management at CCI and before that, Regional Manager with Greystar/Riverstone Residential Group. Ms. Dziadon holds a real estate license in Texas and attended Morehead State University.
Luke Leins, Director of Real Estate
As the Director of Real Estate for the Mountain and Southwest Regions, Luke Leins all work with existing and future clients and contribute to the expansion efforts of Alliance’s third-party management platform across CO, UT, NM, NV, and AZ. Before joining Alliance Residential Company, Luke led development efforts for Independent Living and Assisted Living communities in the Ohio and Texas regions for Sanctuary Health Network, a community of faith-based Senior Living developments. Luke has a background in financial modeling and pro-forma development, developing and maintaining investor relationships, and conducting market research and site due-diligence. Luke was raised in Highlands Ranch, Colorado and graduated from the Colorado State University School of Business as the Outstanding Graduate of his class. We are excited to have Luke join our team and we look forward to his future contributions at Alliance.