Executive Team

CDP’s management team is comprised of industry professionals who collectively have over 40 years of real estate development experience. Our professionals have overseen the development of over 2,500 affordable and market rate units throughout California in the past decade. The team has the breadth of knowledge, unique understanding of asset valuation, transaction structuring expertise, and project management acumen to pinpoint, underwrite, and successfully execute on opportunities.

An external Advisory Board augments CDP’s experience and is comprised of some of the most well respected veterans of the industry which provide input and feedback on company direction at a macro level. The caliber of advisors is a strong testament to the respect and capability of CDP management.

CDP prides itself on working with the industry’s best third party architects, general contractors, financial partners, consultants, and property managers who share in CDP’s core value of ethical, efficient, sustainable, and community-oriented development.

The successful track record of past endeavors, both as principals and in senior management roles, along with the personal and financial commitment as vested partners, speaks volumes to the propensity for success of CDP’s ventures.

  • Eric Paine Chief Executive Officer

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    Mr. Paine is the CEO of CDP and focuses on corporate strategy and business development as well as overseeing the design and construction of all CDP projects.  Eric also currently sits on the Board of Directors for two non-profits, The Ecology Center in San Juan Capistrano, CA and Alberta Main Street in Portland, OR.  Prior to founding CDP, Mr. Paine co-founded Equity West Capital Partners, a Newport Beach real estate investment manager operating private equity funds targeting distressed assets with inherent value-add potential. Prior, Eric was Executive Vice President of Pacer Communities, a private residential developer based in Irvine, California where, in his five-year tenure, he was involved in developing and liquidating residential units accounting for over $115,000,000 in revenue. He directly supervised the teams responsible for all stages of a project’s development cycle – acquisitions, capitalization, design development, entitlements, and project management. Eric earned his BA in Economics with a minor in Accounting from the University of California, Los Angeles, a certificate in Light Construction Development Management from the University of California, Irvine, and is a licensed California Real Estate Broker and General Contractor.

  • Kyle Paine President

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    Kyle Paine serves as President of Community Development Partners. Kyle manages the sourcing and underwriting for all acquisition/rehabilitation and new construction projects for CDP, including managing each project through the cycle of due diligence, financing application submittal, and the closing of construction and permanent loans. Kyle also oversees the asset management of stabilized assets.

    Mr. Paine brings a dynamic background in real estate development to CDP’s team. Prior to joining CDP Kyle spent two years at Fairfield Residential, a national apartment developer, builder, and manager where he served as the Acquisition and Development Officer for the Pacific Northwest region and had comprehensive oversight of the sourcing of institutional grade market rate and affordable development sites.

    Kyle has his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a Minor in Business from the University of California at Berkeley. Since obtaining his California Real Estate Broker’s License in 2005, Kyle has worked in real estate brokerage of development projects.

  • Jennifer Nguyen Chief Financial Officer

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    Jennifer Nguyen is CDP’s CFO and manages the organization’s financial, risk management, and administrative operations. In addition to guiding the company’s fiscal and operational strategy, she oversees ongoing reporting, compliance, and asset management. With 20 years of experience in real estate, operational finance, and investment finance, Jennifer previously served as an external CFO to multiple non-profit organizations in the education industry. Prior to that, she was a Director at Ally Financial and its predecessor GMAC, where she structured and managed real estate debt and equity transactions with a combined basis exceeding $4 billion. Before Ally, she worked in Deutsche Bank’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group underwriting debt and equity financing in several funds co-invested with a large public pension agency. Jennifer holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles and an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.

  • Bruce Quigley Controller

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    Mr. Quigley is a Certified Public Accountant and the Controller for Community Development Partners.  He is responsible for overall internal and external financial reporting and compliance, interfacing with outside CPAs on financial reporting and taxation related to affordable housing project requirements and regulations, and instituting, strengthening and monitoring related internal controls.  After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from California State University at Fullerton, he spent eleven years with the CPA firm Pannell Kerr Forster, managing audits of numerous companies in various industries, including non-profits, start-ups, and property management.  Vacation Resorts International, a timeshare property management client hired him away to be their lead financial reporting executive.  In his twenty year tenure there, the company became the largest independently owned international timeshare property management company in the nation.  His responsibilities included oversight of all accounting and financial reporting for the company and 150 managed timeshare entities regionally, nationally, and internationally.  His experience included working with the California Department of Real Estate on formulating start-up operating budgets, time share development and rehabilitation projects, ongoing property management financial reporting while working closely with owners and numerous Boards of Directors.

  • Rich Rodgers Development Manager

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    Rich Rodgers, CDP’s Development Manager in our Portland office, guides our projects from start to finish, with an emphasis on non-profit partnerships that serve the greatest unmet needs facing Oregon communities. With more than twenty years of experience in housing policy, advocacy and programs in the Portland region, Rich is committed to developing and delivering projects that strengthen the capacity of Portland’s non-profits serving communities of color, people experiencing homelessness, seniors, and other cost-burdened renters.

    CDP’s work in Portland is driven by a holistic commitment to social equity, and Rich is active in policy efforts to promote stronger tenant protections, greater utilization of MWESB firms, innovative and compassionate approaches to the challenges of homelessness, and increased funding for affordable housing. A graduate of Yale University, Rich worked for 11 years as a senior policy advisor to Portland City Commissioner Erik Sten. He has been on the board of Street Roots since 2008. Rich chaired Ted Wheeler’s affordable housing committee during his Portland mayoral campaign, and he co-chaired a committee advising mayor-elect Wheeler on tenants’ rights, among other advocacy and policy efforts. Rich also has experience in construction management and affordable housing finance.

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