R. Dary Stone Named Chairman of the Board
Apartment Investment and Management Company (NYSE: AIV) (“Aimco” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has named R. Dary Stone as Chairman of the Board, effective February 1, 2023.
Mr. Stone was appointed to the Aimco Board in December 2020 and has served in other Board leadership roles at Aimco including Chairman of the Nominating, Environmental, Social, and Governance Committee. He is an accomplished executive who brings investment and finance, real estate, and capital markets experience having served as President of multiple real estate companies, including as President and COO of Cousins Properties. Mr. Stone also brings governance expertise through his current board service at Cousins Properties, where he is Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee, and Tolleson Wealth Management and Tolleson Private Bank, as well as prior board positions at Parkway Properties, Baylor University and the Texas Banking Commission.
Aimco also announced several Board leadership and committee changes, effective February 1, 2023, as part of its commitment to strong governance:
- Quincy L. Allen, who joined the Aimco Board in December 2020, has been named as Chairman of the Nominating, Environmental, Social, and Governance Committee, succeeding Mr. Stone. Mr. Allen will facilitate the execution of the governance enhancements that the Company committed to in November 2022.
- Patricia L. Gibson, who joined the Aimco Board in December 2020, has been named Chairwoman of the Investment Committee. Ms. Gibson brings expertise in the areas of real estate finance, investment, and asset management, and will oversee the Board’s ongoing efforts to actively consider all opportunities available to further enhance and unlock stockholder value.
- James P. Sullivan, who was appointed to the Board in December 2022, has been appointed as a member of each of the Board’s standing committees – Audit, Compensation and Human Resources, Nominating, Environmental, Social, and Governance, and Investment.
- Due to reduced transaction activity with Apartment Income REIT Corp. (AIR), the responsibilities of the Aimco-AIR Transactions Committee are now under the purview of the Investment Committee.
“I’m honored to be able to serve Aimco, its shareholders, and its outstanding Board,” said Mr. Stone. “These Board committee changes signal our commitment to driving shareholder value creation while further enhancing the Company’s governance profile. The Board and leadership team will continue to engage with shareholders, and be responsive to their feedback, as we execute on the significant opportunities ahead to drive strong returns.”
Aimco is a diversified real estate company primarily focused on value add, opportunistic, and alternative investments, targeting the U.S. multifamily sector. Aimco’s mission is to make real estate investments where outcomes are enhanced through its human capital so that substantial value is created for investors, teammates, and the communities in which we operate. Aimco is traded on the New York Stock Exchange as AIV. For more information about Aimco, please visit its website www.aimco.com.
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