Gabriel Speyer is a Senior Principal with LeSar Development Consultants. For five years prior, he was a Senior Project Manager in the Housing Development Department of the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation, a high-performing affordable developer in San Francisco. During that time, he oversaw all aspects of numerous new-construction and rehabilitation projects including entitlements, design, finance, construction, and lease-up. His accomplishments included a $96 million rehabilitation of a 13-story high-rise under an innovative HUD program and 32 new units for transitional-aged youth. Prior to TNDC, Mr. Speyer spent 10 years as a Senior Client Manager with Bank of America Merrill Lynch Community Development Banking. In that role, he financed over 1,000 units of affordable and supportive housing throughout California via LIHTC equity and construction and permanent loans. Mr. Speyer is a Marshall Memorial Fellow and holds an MBA from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.