Jay Hiemenz

Jay Hiemenz
President & Chief Operating Officer
Alliance Residential Company

Mr. Hiemenz is the President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for oversight of company operations nationwide. Prior to his role as President, Mr. Hiemenz served as Chief Financial Officer, responsible for raising debt and equity capital for the firm’s investments. Since company inception, Mr. Hiemenz has raised roughly $15B worth of multifamily capital.

Mr. Hiemenz joined Trammell Crow Residential in 1990, expanding his key executive duties in the 1997 merger with BRE. He served as BRE Builder’s Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director of Capital Markets as well as Chief Operating Officer for Alliance Residential Property Management. Preceding the BRE merger, he was Chief Operating Officer, TCRS – Southwest, where he oversaw operations and value-add implementation strategies of approximately 8,000 units within the southwest United States. Mr. Hiemenz also served on the management board. Prior to joining Trammell Crow Residential, Mr. Hiemenz was a consultant for Ernst & Young, based in Dallas, TX, in their real estate consulting practice.

Mr. Hiemenz has formerly held the designations of CPA, CIA and CPM, is an executive board member of the National Multi-Housing Council (NMHC) and is a member of the Urban Land Institute. He has spoken at numerous industry functions, including events sponsored by the Wall Street Journal, Multifamily Executive, National Multi-Housing Council and ULI. He graduated with honors from Texas Christian University with a BBA in Accounting.