President + CEO
George was appointed as our first chairman of the board due to his track record of innovation within the industry as a homebuilder, developer, finance expert and consultant, as well as his leadership experience within the Urban Land Institute, a similarly organized, results-focused industry community. George serves as Alliance champion for the industry, facilitates input from the other stakeholder groups, and helps oversee the Alliance strategic plan and program.
Author of the Builder Magazine's popular "By George!" blog, George Casey has more than 40 years experience in residential building and development as an operating executive (chief executive officer, chief financial officer, and division president), consultant, and board member for both private and public builders. George has also been part of two senior management teams for companies selected by Professional Builder Magazine as the National Builder of the Year (Toll Brothers and Realen Homes).
The President and CEO of consulting firm Stockbridge Associates, George also serves as the Chair of a Vistage private peer advisory group for chief executive officers in the Portland, Maine area, and as the Executive Champion for the Housing Innovation Alliance.