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            Principal,  Mitco Corporation and Chrimi Corporation (1988 to Present) Philadelphia, PA
            Development and general contracting companies, based in the Delaware Valley;
            Extensive experience in acquisition, sales, and financing; Private and non-profit   
             residential work;  Provided  consulting services to national housing non-profit entities.
            Manage low-income housing tax credit units and submission of compliance reports to
PA Housing Finance Agency.


            Controller, Hilton Hotel of Philadelphia(1985-1988) Philadelphia, PA
            Handled financial operations before and after sale of hotel complex and operating company; Directly responsible for all departments.
Senior Accountant, Laventhol and Horwath, CPA (1983-1984) Philadelphia, PA
Managed, planned and supervised audit, accounting and tax planning engagements for manufacturing, real estate and service industries.

Controller, Sameric Corporation (1981-1983), Philadelphia, PA

Movie theatre company  (140 Screens).  Directly  responsibility for implementation of computer system; Preparation of financials, budgets and oversight of multi-million dollar expansion program.


Army Audit, U. S. Department of Defense  (1980-1981) Philadelphia, PA

Performed operational audits in the Mid-Atlantic region on military programs and operations, including Rapid Deployment Forces.


Senior Accountant, Morris J. Cohen & Company, CPA  (1978-1980) Philadelphia, PA

Managed and planned audits and tax return engagements of largest clients in service, manufacturing, and real estate industries.


            Bachelor Degree of Science in Commerce, Major in Accounting, Rider University


          President and Life Director, Building Industry Association of Philadelphia, 1995-1997
            Life Director, Pennsylvania Builders Association 1993-Present
            Senior Life Director, National Association of Home Builders, NAHB 1993-Present
            Member of NAHB Construction, Codes and Standards Committee, 2007-09
            Member of NAHB Construction Safety & Health Committee, 2003-09
Member of Homeowner Task Force formed by Secretary of HUD
Member of  Mayor John Street 2000 Transition Committee on Information Technology
Co-Chair of  Home Remodelers Show Committee, Philadelphia 1999
Moderator-National Homeownership Summit, Washington, D.C. June, 1996
NAHB’s City Housing Task Force, Washington, D.C. May 1997 to April, 1999
NAHB’s Affordable Housing Task Force, Washington, D.C. - 1999