2013 NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting

September 17-19, 2013
Fairmont Hotel
Washington, DC

The NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting brings senior apartment executives from the industry's leading firms together for a gathering that offers attendees an invaluable opportunity to candidly share information and insights, debate issues of common interest and hear from top-ranking Congressional and Administration leaders. 


Keynote Speaker

Bob Woodward
Associate Editor, The Washington Post

Keynote Speaker

Jim VandeHei
Executive Editor, POLITICO

Preliminary Agenda At-A-Glance
Tuesday, September 17
10:00 AM-7:00 PM Registration 
11:00 AM-2:00 PM Capitol Hill Visits
(Tax and Housing Finance Reform are being considered in earnest in both the House and Senate.  
We’d like to schedule visits with Members of Congress on the key committees of jurisdiction. 
Please email Julianne Goodfellow at 
jgoodfellow@nmhc.org to let her know if and when you are available
to participate in Capitol Hill visits during the September Board meeting.
3:30 - 4:30 PM Supplier Partner Alliance Committee Meeting
4:30-5:30 PM Membership Committee Meeting
4:30-5:30 PM Tax Committee Meeting
5:30-6:30 PM 

Opening General Session
Speaker: Bob Woodward, Best-Selling Author, Investigative Journalist 
and Associate Editor of The Washington Post

6:30-7:30 PM Opening Reception
7:30 PM Dinner on own 
Wednesday, September 18
7:00 AM-7:30 PM  Registration
7:30 AM Coffee Break
8:00-9:00 AM Diversity Committee Meeting & Continental Breakfast
8:00-9:00 AM OpTech Planning Committee Meeting
9:00-10:30 AM Finance Committee/Subcommittee Meeting
10:25-10:45 AM Board Buses to Capitol Hill's Columbus Club/Union Station
11:30 AM-2:30 PM 

Hill Luncheon and Meeting  
Speakers Include:
Congressman Joe Crowley (D-NY)
Discussion with Senators Bob Corker (R-TN) and Mark Warner (D-VA)
• Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV)
• Congressman Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)
 Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA)

4:30-5:30 PM Emerging Leaders Committee Meeting
4:30-6:00 PM PAC Committee Meeting
5:45-6:30 PM VIP Reception (By Invitation Only)
Note: Group photo at 6:15 PM.
(NMHC Officers, Past Chairmen, 2013 Chairman's Circle and
2013 Friends of the Council Sponsors)
6:30-7:30 PM Networking Reception
7:30 PM  Dinner
Speaker: Jim VandeHei, Co-Founder and Executive Editor, POLITICO
9:30 PM PAC After-Dinner Cordials Reception (By Invitation Only)
Thursday, September  19
7:00-11:00 AM Registration
7:30-11:00 AM Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Breakfast & Meeting
Speakers Include:
Carol J. Galante, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development
Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA) 
James B. Lockhart, III, WL Ross & Co. LLC 
• Michael Stegman, U.S. Department of the Treasury 
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody's Analytics
11:00 AM 

Meeting Adjourns

5:30-8:00 PM Emerging Leaders Regional Networking Reception 
(Separate registration required)

NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

2013 Chairman’s Circle: 

Apartment Guide
AT&T Connected Communities
KeyBank Real Estate Capital
Kroll Factual Data, Inc.
Property Solutions
RealPage, Inc.
Time Warner Cable
Verizon Enhanced Communities
Yardi Systems, Inc.

2013 Friends of the Council:

Apartment Finder
Arbor Commercial Mortgage
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Bader Company
Beech Street Capital
Berkeley Point Capital
BRE Properties, Inc.
Camden Property Trust
Capital One
CoreLogic SafeRent
Cushman & Wakefield
Equity Residential
Greystar Real Estate Partners
The Hanover Company
Institutional Property Advisors, a Marcus & Millichap company
Jones Lang LaSalle
Moran & Company
MRI Software
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
NWP Services Corporation
Pierce-Eislen, Inc.
PNC Real Estate
Protection One
Prudential Mortgage Capital Company
Rainmaker LRO
Red Mortgage Capital, LLC
Riverstone Residential Group
UDR, Inc.
Valet Waste
Walker & Dunlop
Wells Fargo 

Please contact Julie Stalknecht at 202/974-2363 or jstalknecht@nmhc.org for further information regarding sponsorship opportunities.


Fairmont Hotel DC

 Fairmont Hotel
 2401 M Street, NW
 Washington, DC  20036


Room reservations should be made directly with the Fairmont Washington by calling 202/429-2400.  NMHC has set aside a block of rooms at the group rate of $339 single/double occupancy per night (plus applicable taxes) for meeting attendees, with a cut-off date of Monday, August 26.  Please specify that you will be attending the NMHC Meeting when speaking to the reservations agent to receive the group rate.    

Important Note: When booking your room reservation, please ask to sign up for the free Fairmont President's Club (if you aren't already a member), which will provide you with free services, such as complimentary Internet in your room and health club access, during your stay.

We expect our room block to sell out.  If the rooms sell out or you can not get the group rate, the Fairmont can place you on the waitlist and will contact you as rooms become available. In addition, you may contact Melissa Rowan at NMHC (202/974-2372) for possible alternative options. If your plans change and you need to cancel your reservation at the Fairmont, before canceling with the hotel please contact Melissa Rowan, NMHC Meetings Manager, directly at 202/974-2372 or mrowan@nmhc.org, so she may reassign your room to another NMHC member on the waitlist, if one exists.

The Fairmont Washington is approximately five miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.  Those arriving by air have the following alternatives for ground transportation:

  • A taxi from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport will cost approximately $15 each way and takes about 15 minutes, depending on traffic.
  • An alternative to taxi service is SuperShuttle.  It is a shared ride service and may make multiple stops.  From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, the cost is $15 per person, one way. Contact the company online or at 800/258-3826 for hours of service or to make a reservation.
  • NMHC has contracted with Hertz for discounted car rental rates.  Reservations can be made by calling the Hertz Meeting Sales Desk at 800/654-2240 or online at www.hertz.com.  To receive NMHC’s special meeting rates, request CV #011F0117.   Please note: Overnight parking at the Fairmont is $45 per night.
Please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org if you have any questions regarding hotel and travel information.