January 19-21, 2016
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek/Waldorf Astoria
Orlando, FL
Add to Calendar 01/19/2016 05:00 AM 01/21/2016 05:00 AM America/New_York 2016 NMHC Annual Meeting Orlando, FL

The NMHC Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of the year where NMHC members come together to network with their colleagues. Plan to attend informative sessions led by industry leaders and to network at the fun-filled social events. Open to members only.


Don’t miss the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference preceding the Annual Meeting. The conference will be an entire day of trends, statistics and powerful business insight into what lies ahead for the economy and our industry. This meeting is open to members and non-members and requires separate registration from the Annual Meeting.

Download a detailed agenda. 

Agenda At-A-Glance 

Monday, January 18



3:00 – 7:00 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station



Tuesday, January 19



6:30 AM – 7:30 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station


7:00 AM – 3:00 PM

2016 NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference

(Separate registration required)


3:00 – 4:00 PM

Committee Meetings

  • Diversity
  • Finance Committee and Subcommittees
4:00 - 5:00 PM      Executive Committee Meeting (By Invitation Only)
  Speaker: Lou Holtz, Legendary Football Coach and Analyst, ESPN (2004-2015)

3:00 – 5:00 PM

"Networking on the Lawn" Area


5:00 – 6:00 PM

Emerging Leaders Meet & Greet


5:00 – 6:00 PM

PAC Appreciation Reception (By Invitation Only)


6:00 – 7:30 PM

Opening Reception



Wednesday, January 20



7:00 AM – 7:30 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station


8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

"Networking on the Lawn" Area


8:00 – 9:00 AM

NMHC Board of Directors Meeting with Breakfast


8:30 – 9:15 AM

Networking Breakfast


9:15 – 11:45 AM

General Session

  • Business Meeting
  • Terrorism in America
    • Moderator: David Schwartz, Co-Founder, CEO and Co-Chairman, Waterton
    • Speaker: Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst and Best Selling Author of "Manhunt"
  • A Conversation with Roger Staubach and Ron Terwilliger
    • Moderator: Doug Bibby, President, National Multifamily Housing Council
    • Speaker: Roger Staubach, Executive Chairman, Americas, Jones Lang LaSalle and former NFL Quarterback
    • Speaker: Ron Terwilliger, Chairman, Terwilliger Pappas Multifamily Partners and Chairman Emeritus, Trammell Crow Residential
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM VIP Luncheon (By Invitation Only)

Noon – 1:00 PM

Emerging Leaders Lunch


Noon – 1:00 PM

Lunch on Own


1:15 – 2:30 PM

Concurrent Sessions

  • The Business Case for Diversity and Inclusion

  • Keeping Up: Maintaining Competitiveness in a Constantly Evolving Sustainable Landscape

2:45 – 4:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions

  • The 2016 Investment Outlook: Young Guns Pitch to Senior Leaders

  • Current Issues in Multifamily Construction and Development
3:00 - 4:30 PM Workforce Housing Committee Meeting
3:00 - 5:00 PM Student Housing Committee Meeting
  Speaker: Tom Koulopoulos, Author, Futurist and President & Founder, Delphi Group
4:00 - 5:00 PM Committee Meetings
  • Emerging Leaders
  • Supplier Partner Alliance
4:30 - 5:30 PM Committee Meetings
  • PAC
  • Tax

5:30 – 6:30 PM

Chairman’s Reception (By Invitation Only)


6:30 – 7:30 PM

Networking Reception


7:30 – 9:30 PM

Annual Dinner



Thursday, January 21



7:00 – 7:45 AM

Walk for Our Troops Benefiting Team Rubicon


7:45 AM – Noon

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station


8:15 – 9:15 AM

PAC Recognition Breakfast (By Invitation Only)

  Speaker: Mike Allen, Chief White House Correspondent, POLITICO

8:15 – 9:15 AM

Networking Breakfast


9:15 - 11:30 AM 

General Session

  • Walk for Our Troops benefitting Team Rubicon Presentation
  • Your Residents Have Spoken...Are You Listening?
  • A Conversation with Ben Bernanke
    • Moderator: Bob DeWitt, Vice Chairman, President & CEO, GID
    • Speaker: Dr. Ben Bernanke, Distinguished Fellow in Residence, Brookings Institution and Former Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System

11:30 AM

Meeting Adjourns

11:45 AM - 1:15 PM Luncheon & Photo Opportunity with Dr. Ben Bernanke (By Invitation Only)


Note: Agenda is subject to change.

NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

Arbor Commercial Mortgage
AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
Camden Property Trust
Capital One Multifamily Finance
Equity Residential
Greystar Real Estate Partners
Hanover Company
Humphreys & Partners Architects, L.P.
Hunt Mortgage Group
Jones Lang LaSalle
KeyBank Real Estate Capital
Meridian Capital Group
Monogram Residential
Moran & Company
MRI Software
NAI Global
Time Warner Cable
Trammell Crow Residential
UDR, Inc.
Walker & Dunlop
Wells Fargo

Additional Meeting Sponsors
Colliers International
Doster Construction Company
Heritage Title
Highland Commercial Mortgage
Marsh & McLennan
Monument Capital Management

Become a sponsor of this event:
Every year, many of our partners take advantage of this opportunity to market their organizations to the leaders and decision makers in technology, operations and student housing. Please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org to learn more. 

2016 NMHC Walk for Our Troops Benefitting Team Rubicon

We are excited to announce the launch of the 5th Annual NMHC Walk for Our Troops. The 3k fun run/walk will take place on January 21st during the 2016 NMHC Annual Meeting at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek & Waldorf Astoria in Orlando, Florida. 

This year, we are supporting Team Rubicon, an organization that unites the skills and experience of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. Please join NMHC, Chair, Jeff Stack, and the NMHC Supplier Partner Alliance by pledging your dollars to Team Rubicon as we make this event our highest priority. We ask you to honor our veterans and their families, and the mission of Team Rubicon as they continue to serve our country and help others around the world. 

To learn more about Team Rubicon, please watch the video below or visit their website, www.teamrubiconusa.org


Donation Information

To participate, please donate online via NMHC's Team Rubicon donation page


Separate registration is not required to participate in the walk. We request walk/run participants to make a minimum $25 donation to Team Rubicon. Each contributor of $25 or more will receive a commemorative t-shirt that can be picked up on-site.


If you can't make the walk/run and prefer only to make a contribution, we would be most grateful. 


If you prefer to send a check, please make checks payable to "Team Rubicon" and if possible, reference "NMHC" in memo, and send to their National Office:

Team Rubicon
Attn: Amanda Smerdel
300 N Continental Blvd., Suite 100
El Segundo, CA 90245

Sponsorship Information

We have four (4) sponsorship levels this year: 


Four Star: $10,000 and above
Three Star: $5,000 - $9,999
Two Star: $2,000 - $4,999
One Star: $500 - $1,999

The deadline to become a sponsor is Friday, December 18.  If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact Melissa Rowan by email mrowan@nmhc.org or by phone at 202-974-2372. Please go to NMHC's Team Rubicon donation page to make your donation. If you need an invoice for your company's sponsorship donation, please contact Amanda Smerdel at smerdel@teamrubiconusa.org. If you prefer to pay via check, please view the check instructions above.


Please email an .eps file of your logo to Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org by Friday, December 18. 


Sponsors will be recognized by having their logo displayed on the commemorative race t-shirt and banner. The logo will be displayed on the screen at the beginning of the general session that morning. For additional sponsorship information, please contact Melissa Rowan, NMHC Meetings Manager, at mrowan@nmhc.org.


Wednesday, January 20

Current Issues in Multifamily Construction and Development
2:45 – 4:00 PM
Moderator: Dick Knapp (Foulger-Pratt Companies)
Speaker: Rohit Anand (KTGY Group)
Speaker: Jared Ford (Crescent Communities)
Speaker: Steve Hefner (Camden)

The 2016 Investment Outlook: Young Guns Pitch to Senior Leaders
2:45 – 4:00 PM
Moderator: Kara Wiard (Eastdil Secured)
Presenter: Cliff Chandler (Greystar)
Presenter: John Gray (Lennar Multifamily Communities)
Presenter: Andy Green (Tribridge Residential)
Judge: Ziv Cohen (Resmark Apartment Living)
Judge: Clyde Holland (Holland Partner Group)
Judge: Steven Shores (Pollack Shores Real Estate Group)

Thursday, January 21

Your Residents Have Spoken...Are You Listening?
9:15 - 11:30 AM
Moderator: Sue Ansel (Gables Residential)
Speaker: John Falco (Kingsley Associates)
Response Panelist: Mark Alfieri (Monogram Residential Trust)
Response Panelist: Cindy Clare (Kettler Management)
Response Panelist: Greg Mutz (AMLI Residential)
Response Panelist: Mike Schall (Essex Property Trust)