Ron Griffith, President & CEO, Century Housing
Since 2007, Mr. Griffith has served as President and CEO of Century Housing. Prior to his current position, Mr. Griffith was Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Before joining Century, he was a partner in a national law firm specializing in all aspects of real estate law and finance. He also established the office of general counsel at Union Federal Bank. Earlier in his career, Mr. Griffith served as Assistant U.S. Attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice.
Mr. Griffith graduated magna cum laude from Tufts University and holds a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.
Mr. Griffith was the recipient of the Combat Infantry Badge and Purple Heart for his service in Vietnam.
Alan Hoffman, Senior Vice President & CFO, Century Housing
Mr. Hoffman is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Century Housing and its affiliates. With 20 years of experience in management and finance, Mr. Hoffman is responsible for all corporate finance, risk management, investments, financial planning, tax, HR and IT functions.
Mr. Hoffman has spearheaded capital markets and corporate finance functions for such companies as Exxon Corporation, GM-Hughes Electronics, Kaufman & Broad Home Corporation, and Lockheed Martin Finance Corporation. He currently serves on the Board of the National Association of Affordable Housing Lenders.
Mr. Hoffman received an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, an M.A. in Political Science and International Economics from the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, and a B.A. in Social Systems’ Science from UCLA. He has also instructed as an adjunct professor of finance in Pepperdine University’s M.B.A. program and at UCLA Extension.
Mr. Hoffman first moved to Los Angeles in 1976 and is active in the Los Angeles finance community.
Brian D’Andrea, President
As President of Century Villages at Cabrillo, Mr. D’Andrea is responsible for the stewardship of the 27 acre, $63 million campus that is home to more than 1,000 individuals on any given night. Mr. D’Andrea oversees a staff of 29 across CVC’s property management, community development and real estate development groups. Mr. D’Andrea ensures that campus operations are driven by mission while maintaining financial sustainability. He is actively involved in campus fundraising for both capital projects as well as ongoing resident services in addition to actively expanding stakeholder relationships. With respect to real estate development, Mr. D’Andrea completed the $32.5 million Family Commons at Cabrillo tax credit development, consisting of 80 affordable permanent homes in 2009. In 2010, Mr. D’Andrea completed a $1.0 million kitchen renovation on the campus. In 2012, Mr. D’Andrea completed the development of a $5.0 million homeless shelter. He is actively planning the next round of development on the campus. Prior to Century, Mr. D’Andrea worked for Toll Brothers, a public homebuilder, where his responsibilities varied from acquisition finance to project management. Previously, Mr. D’Andrea was a Program Manager for an economic development organization. Mr. D’Andrea graduated summa cum laude from Boston College with a liberal arts degree. In 2005, Mr. D’Andrea earned his MBA in real estate and finance from UCLA’s Anderson School. Mr. D’Andrea is a licensed real estate broker in the State of California. He is a recent graduate of NeighborWorks America’s Achieving Excellence in Community Development, an 18 month performance-driven leadership program administered in collaboration with Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.