Affordable Housing Development Advisor
Pinellas Planning Council

Tom is a commercial real estate professional and consultant with extensive experience involving multifamily, office and industrial properties. He is currently the Affordable Housing Development Advisor for Pinellas County Government providing consulting and outreach services for the Penny IV Affordable Housing Program. This program, utilizing a Infrastructure Sales Surtax, is incentivizing affordable and workforce housing with its estimated $80 million in funding.
In addition to extensive real estate experience Tom has significant professional experience and expertise in growth management and economic development, land development and regulatory affairs, as well as emergency management, working with government at the federal, state, regional and local levels.
With a strong lifelong commitment to community involvement, Tom currently serves on 2 non-profit boards addressing education and special needs, the Pinellas County Economic Development Council, the NAIOP Tampa Bay Board and other selected industry, government, and philanthropic oversight committees. Tom is the President of Westport Group and Westport CRE.

Speaking at the Following:

Mar 17

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Lifting All Boats: Extraordinary Returns on Mixed-Income Housing Development

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

Learn how developers and communities are benefiting from including lower-income residents in their market-rate housing developments.