Michael Massie’s years of broad experience in all facets of residential development, affordable housing, and real estate finance have been developed across a changing real estate landscape. As the Chief Development Officer, he works to identify and secure sources of capital and alternative funding resources to support Jamboree’s mission. In this role, he oversees construction, business development, and housing development.
Michael returned to Jamboree in 2017 after having previously served as Senior Project Manager from 2005 to 2008, and Director of Housing Development from 2008 to 2014. He managed all aspects of Jamboree’s affordable housing development program, including public and private finance, design, entitlement, and construction of more than 2,800 multifamily units throughout California.
To diversify his experience and knowledge, Michael pursued executive opportunities with other major builders of multifamily housing from 2014 to 2017. At The Picerne Group, he oversaw the development of all of the company’s multifamily projects throughout Southern California and was a member of the executive committee. At Related California, he was vice president responsible for the company’s affordable housing developments in San Diego and Los Angeles counties.
Guiding principle: To supplement opportunity with guidance brings out the best in people. For our residents, that’s supporting them with services to thrive in work and life. For our staff, that’s cultivating the unique capabilities of each team member. Collaborating well is essential to creating quality affordable housing.