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Brian Shuman
Chief Financial Officer

As CFO, Brian Shuman has primary responsibility for managing the assets and financial resources of the organization including attracting new sources of financial capital to further enable LINC’s growth. This includes but is not limited to securing private sector equity, leveraging LINC’s existing portfolio, and utilizing new funding sources to create and preserve affordable housing. Additionally, Brian oversees cash management of LINC’s real estate portfolio, accounting, finance, organization-wide budgets, and treasury. He manages LINC’s corporate staffing assets through oversight of human resources, payroll and IT. Brian safeguards LINC’s assets through the maintenance of proper controls; evaluates potential new business opportunities, employee benefits, and other issues affecting the financial position of the corporation.

Before coming to LINC Housing, Brian was Chief Financial Officer of Forum Real Estate Group where he was responsible for providing strategic leadership and directing all back office functions with primary responsibility for accounting, tax, treasury management, financial planning and analysis, compliance, risk management, and financial reporting. Prior to joining Forum Real Estate Group, Brian served as Chief Financial Officer for Griffis Residential, Carmel Partners and Mercy Housing and as Senior Vice President of Finance for Aimco, an S&P 500 multifamily housing REIT.

Brian graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.A. in Economics and Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant. Brian has served on the Board or as a Trustee of the Housing Partnership Network, Housing Partnership Equity Trust, Mercy Loan Fund, Stewards for Affordable Housing for the Future, and the National Affordable Housing Trust. Brian served on LINC Housing’s Board of Directors prior to joining the executive staff team.