Executive Officers

David P. Singelyn, Chief Executive Officer and Trustee

Mr. Singelyn has served as a trustee of the company and our Chief Executive Officer since October 2012. Mr. Singelyn co-founded AH LLC with Mr. Hughes in June 2011 and served as the Chief Executive Officer of American Homes 4 Rent Advisor, LLC, our former manager, until the company internalized its senior management on June 10, 2013. From 2003 through April 2013, Mr. Singelyn was Chairman and President of Public Storage Canada, a real estate company previously listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, where he built a management team that restructured the operations of Public Storage Canada, including building an operations team and installing accounting and operating computer systems. In 2010, Mr. Singelyn facilitated the restructuring of the ownership entity that was traded on the Toronto stock exchange resulting in Public Storage Canada “going private.” In 2005, Mr. Singelyn, along with Mr. Hughes, founded ACE, and he now serves as a co-manager of ACE. Mr. Singelyn is also a director of the William Lawrence and Blanche Hughes Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to research of pediatric cancer. Mr. Singelyn served as the Treasurer for Public Storage, from 1989 through 2003, where he was responsible for equity capital raising, debt issuances, corporate cash management and financial management for Public Storage and its subsidiary operations. During his tenure, and with his involvement, Public Storage raised funds through the public and institutional marketplaces, including from a number of state pensions. Mr. Singelyn started his career at Arthur Young and Company (now a part of Ernst & Young LLP) and also served as Controller of Winchell’s Donut Houses where he was responsible for all accounting functions. Mr. Singelyn earned a B.S. in Accounting and a B.S. in Computer Information Systems from California Polytechnic University—Pomona.

John "Jack" Corrigan, Chief Operating Officer and Trustee

Mr. Corrigan has served as a trustee of the company and our Chief Operating Officer since October 2012. From November 2011 until our internalization of senior management in June 2013, Mr. Corrigan was the Chief Operating Officer of American Homes 4 Rent Advisor, LLC, our former manager. From 2006 to 2011, Mr. Corrigan was the Chief Executive Officer of A & H Property and Investments, a full service leasing and property management company in Los Angeles County with a portfolio of residential, retail, industrial and office properties where he was responsible for acquisitions, dispositions, development, financing and management operations. Mr. Corrigan served as Chief Financial Officer of PS Business Parks Inc. (NYSE: PSB), a publicly-traded REIT specializing in office and industrial properties throughout the United States, from 1998 to 2004. Prior to his tenure at PS Business Parks, Mr. Corrigan was a partner in the accounting firm of LaRue, Corrigan & McCormick where he was responsible for the audit and consulting practice of that firm. Mr. Corrigan started his career at Arthur Young and Company (now a part of Ernst & Young LLP) and also served as Vice President and Controller of Storage Equities, Inc. (a predecessor entity to Public Storage). Mr. Corrigan earned a B.S. in Accounting from Loyola Marymount University.

Christopher C. Lau, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Lau has served as our Chief Financial Officer since July 2018 and is responsible for overseeing the Company’s financial functions, including financial planning and analysis, accounting, financial reporting, treasury, tax, investor relations and capital markets. Previously, he served as Vice President, Senior Vice President and then Executive Vice President – Finance from 2013 – 2018.

Prior to American Homes 4 Rent, Mr. Lau was a Senior Manager in Deloitte’s New York Real Estate M&A Advisory practice, serving as an advisor to real estate private equity and corporate clients, providing due diligence and other M&A services. Prior to his M&A Advisory role, he was a Senior Manager in Deloitte’s Real Estate Audit Practice, primarily serving equity REIT clients.

Mr. Lau is a member of the National Rental Home Council and is chair of the Finance committee. Mr. Lau earned a B.S. in Accounting from San Diego State University and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in California.

Sara H. Vogt-Lowell, Chief Legal Officer

Ms. Vogt-Lowell has served as our Chief Legal Officer since October 2012, and as such oversees all legal matters and transactions, guides the defense of our company against prospective and pending claims and monitors applicable legal, regulatory and compliance developments. From 2011 until the Management Internalization, Ms. Vogt-Lowell held the same position with our former manager. From March 2006 through April 2013, she served as General Counsel for Malibu Management, Public Storage Canada and American Commercial Equities. Ms. Vogt-Lowell began her legal career at the law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP as a member of the finance department where she specialized in real estate and finance transactions, representing a variety of clients, including lenders, residential and commercial developers, landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers and owners of commercial, industrial and residential real estate, with specific experience in multi-site, multi-state property portfolios. Ms. Vogt-Lowell earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt School of Law) and is an active member of the California State Bar.

David Goldberg, Executive Vice President

Mr. Goldberg has served as our Executive Vice President since October 2012. Mr. Goldberg held the same position with our former manager from 2011 until the Management Internalization. Since 2006, Mr. Goldberg has been a co-manager of ACE, and since 2006 he has served as a legal consultant and senior counsel for Public Storage. From 1991 until 2005, Mr. Goldberg held various legal positions with Public Storage, including Senior Vice President and General Counsel. In such capacity, Mr. Goldberg was responsible for all Public Storage securities, real estate and property management activities and was involved in capital raising, real estate acquisition, corporate reorganization and property management transactions. From 1974 until 1991, Mr. Goldberg was an associate and a partner in the law firm of Agnew, Miller & Carlson and a partner with the law firm of Sachs & Phelps and with the law firm of Hufstedler, Miller, Carlson & Beardsley. Mr. Goldberg earned an A.B. in History and Social Studies from Boston University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt School of Law) and is a member of the California State Bar.

Stephanie G. Heim, Executive Vice President – Counsel & Assistant Secretary

Ms. Heim has served as our Executive Vice President – Counsel and Assistant Secretary since February 2017. In her role, she is responsible for securities, corporate governance and transactional legal matters. Ms. Heim was Senior Vice President from 2013 – 2017. She joined the company in September 2013 after consulting with the company during its initial public offering in August 2013. Ms. Heim was Vice President – Corporate Counsel and Secretary of Public Storage and Vice President – Counsel at PS Business Parks, Inc. from 2005 to 2013 with responsibility for corporate, transactional, corporate governance and securities legal matters. Ms. Heim began her career at the law firm of Willkie Farr & Gallagher in New York City. She earned a B.A. from Mount Holyoke College and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She is a member of the bar in California, New York and the District of Columbia.

Bryan Smith, Executive Vice President – President of Property Management

Mr. Smith has served as our Executive Vice President - President of Property Management since February 2015 and is responsible for property management operations nationwide. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President – Director of Property Management from 2012 to 2015 and Senior Vice President of Acquisitions for our former manager from 2011 to 2012. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Smith was a Partner at the Tax Review Group, a real estate consulting firm that focused on reducing the tax liabilities of large residential and commercial real estate properties. Prior to joining the Tax Review Group, he was a Partner and Chief Financial Officer at the Watermark Group, a residential and commercial real estate development firm, from 2006 to 2009. Mr. Smith began his career at Deloitte & Touche LLP. Mr. Smith earned a B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, an M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in California.