Beth Bartlett

Beth has been active in homebuilding and real estate brokerage industries for over two decades, with prior experience in financial services marketing. She currently engages in real estate development and consulting projects via her own enterprise, Bartlett Ventures. Beth joined MidPen’s Board of Directors in 2006 in order to help address the complex challenges of […]

Jonathan Fearn

Jonathan Fearn

Jonathan brings more than 20 years of experience in real estate development, construction, and housing policy to MidPen’s Board of Directors, which he joined in 2023. As Head of Development at Oak Impact Group, he oversees the planning, design, financing, and construction of residential (both affordable and market rate), mixed-use, and transit-oriented developments in the […]

Terry Freeman

Terry joined MidPen’s Board in 1991 and has held various leadership roles during her tenure. With more than 30 years of experience in the real estate finance realm, Terry has vast knowledge in the areas of affordable housing development, asset management and troubled assets for developers, owners, lenders and government entities. She also joint ventures […]

Yusef Freeman

Yusef Freeman

Yusef, who joined the MidPen Board in 2023, is a Partner at The Vistria Group in Real Estate. Prior to Vistria, Yusef served as the Sr. Managing Director of California for the Jonathan Rose Companies, leading ground-up development and acquisitions on the West Coast out of the Companies’ Oakland, CA office. He served as a […]

Fay Sien Goon

Fay Sien brings more than 15 years of experience in Finance and Accounting to MidPen’s Board of Directors. She joined in 2020 and Chairs the Audit committee. As Chief Financial Officer at AppFolio, Fay Sien leads financial strategy and operations. She brings over 20 years of financial and accounting expertise and a proven track record […]

Jennifer Hicks

Jennifer (Jenny) joined MidPen’s Board in 2020. She is a creative professional with more than a decade of project experience, from concept to development. Her talents include facilitation, community organizing, brokering resources, cultivating systems of continuous learning, fostering collaboration, and youth and leadership development. Jenny is passionate about supporting learners of all ages and is […]

Rob Hollister

Rob joined MidPen’s Board in 2022. Prior to co-founding Bayhill Ventures, Rob served as President of Real Estate at The Sobrato Organization, where he was responsible for the company’s commercial and residential real estate activities, including 15M square feet of existing properties and a development pipeline valued at more than $1 billion. He oversaw the […]

Elisa (deLaet) Jagerson

An expert in innovation, Elisa serves on MidPen’s Board of Directors. She joined in 2018. As General Partner at Wildcat Ventures, Elisa focuses on investments in solutions to address the Future of Work and ClimateTech. Her specific areas of interest include SaaS and Machine Learning (ML) enabled platforms that create disruptive levels of foresight into […]

Chan U Lee

Chan U brings a passion for justice, a dedication to assisting disadvantaged communities, and finely honed technical skills to the MidPen Board, joining in 2022. As the President & CEO of Devine and Gong, Inc., Chan U is actively involved in affordable housing finance and development, including notable projects such as the multi-phase Hunters View […]

Jennifer Martinez

Jennifer joined MidPen’s Board in 2020. As the Director, Housing Affordability at The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Jennifer’s passion lies in the development and action of grassroots leadership to advocate for racial, economic, and housing justice. Jennifer was formerly Chief Strategy Officer for PICO California. An organizer since 2001, Jennifer’s work has focused on housing justice, […]