September 12-14, 2017
The Fairmont Hotel
Washington, D.C.
Add to Calendar 09/12/2017 05:00 AM 09/14/2017 05:00 AM America/New_York 2017 NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting Washington, D.C.

The NMHC Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting being held on September 12-14, 2017 at The Fairmont Hotel in Washington, D.C. provides members the opportunity to connect with peers and engage with top-ranking Congressional and Administration leaders.

Open to all members.

Highlights include:

  • Prior to the meeting, take part in the first NMHC Leadership Forum: The Bottom Line Imperative of Diversity & Inclusion.  The forum will feature forward-facing content specifically designed for executives and senior-level apartment industry professionals. (Open to all NMHC members; separate registration required.)
  • Insider Briefings and Panel Discussions featuring top-ranking Congressional, Administration and industry leaders held at the renowned Newseum.
  • Congressional Reception honoring House and Senate Members of Congress and their key staff. 
  • Critical committee meetings will take place, giving industry peers a chance to take part in proactive discussions on issues important to the industry.
  • An evening of baseball as the Washington Nationals take on the Atlanta Braves at the Nationals Ball Park. (Spaces are limited and an RSVP required. A separate invitation will follow closer to the event.)

Preliminary Agenda At-A-Glance

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Tuesday, September 12



9:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.



10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

NMHC Leadership Forum: The Bottom Line Imperative of Diversity & Inclusion
(Separate registration required)


3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Committee Meetings


  • Emerging Leaders
  • Supplier Partner Alliance
  • Tax

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

General Session: A Conversation with Steve Case & J.D. Vance


Moderator: Doug Bibby, President, NMHC

Speakers: Steve Case, Chairman & CEO, Revolution, LLC and Co-Founder, AOL; J.D. Vance, Investor, Commentator, Author and Partner, Revolution, LLC


5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception



6:00 p.m.

Board Buses to Washington Nationals Park



7:00 p.m.

Washington Nationals Baseball Game (By Invitation Only)



Wednesday, September 13



7:45 – 11:00 a.m.




8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Social



8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Committee Meeting


9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Committee Meeting 

  • Workforce Housing
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Committee Meetings
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance

11:00 a.m.

Board Buses to Hill Luncheon and Meeting



11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hill Luncheon and Meeting (Newseum)


  • Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), Chairman of Committee on Energy and Natural Energy Resources
  • Senator David Perdue (R-GA)
  • Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), Chair, Asian Pacific American Caucus
  • Congressman Adriano Espaillat (D-NY), Chair, Hispanic Caucus Housing Task Force
  • Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman, House Financial Services Committee
  • Congressman Jim Himes (D-CT)
  • Congressman Erik Paulsen (R-MI)
  • Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), Chair, House Republican Conference
  • Congressman David Scott (D-GA)
  • Glenn Richards, Partner and Communications Practice Leader, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP
  • Melvin Watt, Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.     

Congressional Reception Honoring House & Senate Members (Newseum)


Speakers include:

  • Congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI), Speaker of the House 
  • Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee



Dinner on Own



Thursday, September 14


7:45 – 11:30 a.m.




8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Social



8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

General Session



  • Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
  • B2B Short Term Rentals: Are New Tech Startups Poised to Change the Discussion?
  • By the Numbers: New Research Points to Strong Industry Fundamentals
  • Business Meeting and Roundtables


11:30 a.m.     

Meeting Adjourns

Note: Agenda is subject to change.  Please be aware that photos may be taken at the meeting and posted online.

NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

Meeting Sponsors:
ARA, A Newmark Company
Berkeley Point Capital
BMO Capital Markets
Eastdil Secured
JLL Capital Markets
Lincoln Property Company
PNC Real Estate
Red Capital Group

View all 2017 Chairman's Circle and Friends of the Council Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Every year, many of our partners take advantage of this opportunity to market their organizations to the leaders and decision makers in the multifamily industry.

Browse the 2017 Fall Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities to see all of the ways you can promote your company at this meeting. Contact Melissa Rowan at or 202/974-2372 to inquire about item availability. 

Sponsorship Opportunities are available to NMHC members only. The minimum sponsorship level at this conference is $10,000.

To confirm sponsorship, please complete and submit the 2017 Sponsor Request Form to Melissa Rowan at