Clinton Loftman has over 25 years of experience in real estate development, urban planning, community and economic development, and finance in the public and private sectors. He has been active in the Bay Area community including, serving on the Treasure Island Restoration Advisory Board, on the boards of The Development Fund and San Francisco Beautiful, on the BART Earthquake Safety Program Citizens’ Oversight Committee, and as a judge for Stanford University’s Social Entrepreneurs Challenge Competitions.
Mr. Loftman has an MBA in Finance from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, a Certificate in Urban Design from Harvard University Graduate School of Design, and a BA in English and Art from Williams College.
Azalea Renfield is the founder and former Executive Director of United Educators Association for Affordable Housing (UEAAH). Azalea has over eight years of experience working in administration, housing and community development. She continues to spend most of her professional career advocating for housing that is more accessible, affordable, scalable, and sustainable for low to moderate income communities. Azalea has served on many boards, commissions and committees all around the Bay Area, including the San Francisco Human Rights Commission as an Equity Advisory Committee member. Azalea has a Master's in Public Administration (MPA) from the University of San Francisco, and a Master's in Human Resource Management from Golden Gate University. She is completing her final Master's degree in Public Policy from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. Azalea is a native of San Francisco and wants to see more housing policies that protect tenants and renters.
Irene Yee Riley
Irene Yee Riley is currently a member of the San Francisco Small Business Commission and previously served as San Francisco Housing Authority Commissioner. She Retired from Bank of America as the Senior Vice President and Market Executive, where she managed the Bank of America community development programs in California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Hawaii including the development of affordable housing, specialized lending to community-based organization, affordable mortgage lending and investment in real estate development. In her capacity as Ethnic Maket President, Riley worked to bring together diverse business partners, associates and community groups to ensure that Bank of America is maximizing its relationships and business opportunities within the community. She is co-chair of the San Francisco Taipei Sister City Committee, President of the Association of Asian American Bankers, Chairperson of the UCSF Asian Heart and Vascular Center Advisory Cabinet and serves on the board of directors of Chinese Culture Foundation.
Irene Yee Riley was appointed by Mayor Gavin Newsom in 2010.