San Francisco has 7,000-10,000 homeless people and spends $200 million a year on related programs. Mark Conroe, leverages commercial real estate expertise to create a comprehensive solution to homelessness in San Francisco. Mark has 26 years of real estate development experience, and founded Presidio Development Partners in 2000. Prior to this, he worked at McKinsey and Company and Sohio Petroleum Company.
At the CSI/PMP 40th Anniversary Celebration in October 2011, Mark discussed how he is leveraging his real estate experience and decades of volunteer work to support people in poverty to build the San Francisco House of Hope, a supportive housing project for the homeless.