Board of Directors
Liz Tennican is a Director and joined our board in 2020. Ms. Tennican is a member of our Audit and Risk Committee and our Nominating and Governance Committee. Ms. Tennican has held a wide variety of senior positions in the real estate and finance industries and is currently a Managing Partner at Carmel Partners, a vertically integrated investment manager focused on U.S. multifamily properties. At Carmel Partners, Ms. Tennican serves as Head of Investor Relations, Research and ESG and oversees Fund Management and IT. She is a member of the Executive Committee, Investment Committee and is Chair of the Management Committee. From 2013 to 2016, Ms. Tennican was a Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations and Business Development for Watershed Asset Management, a credit-oriented hedge fund. From 2006 to 2013, Ms. Tennican was with Barclays Global Investors, which was acquired and became part of BlackRock, where she headed the Institutional Consultant Relations Group and then spent five years as Head of U.S. Institutional Sales for the iShares division. Prior to that, Ms. Tennican spent several years in the investment banking industry at Robertson Stephens, where she co-founded its capital markets desk. Ms. Tennican received both a Bachelor of Arts in economics and a Master of Business Administration from Stanford University.