Mr. Hirschfeld is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hirschfeld Properties LLC, President of Hirschfeld Building Construction Company, President and CEO of Hirschfeld Management, Inc., and a principal in all three companies. Prior to 1987, Mr. Hirschfeld was employed by Konover and Associates, Inc., one of the largest privately-held real estate development firms in the United States. Since 1987, he has been a principal in The Hirschfeld Companies LLC and its related companies, where he currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Hirschfeld has been involved in all aspects of senior level management and operation of The Hirschfeld Companies LLC and its related companies. He has been a principal in Hirschfeld Properties since 1987 and has been engaged in real estate development, acquisition and management for the past 30 years. Mr. Hirschfeld has extensive experience raising capital in both the public and private debt and equity markets. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Finance from Boston University’s School of Management. Mr. Hirschfeld is a member of the National Multi Housing Council and has served on its board of directors . He is a member of the board of directors of Friends of Yemin Orde and a former member of the New York Cabinet of JINSA (The Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs). Mr. Hirschfeld is former Connecticut State Government Affairs Committee Co-Chairman for the International Council of Shopping Centers and served on its National Government Affairs Committee. He is a past speaker and advisor to the Associated Builders and Owners of Greater New York and the Boston University Entrepreneurial Forum.