Ken Valach Named as the Executive Chairman of New Hope Housing, Inc. Board of Directors
Houston Business Journal (March 24, 2021) - New Hope Housing, Texas' leader in providing permanent, affordable supportive housing for those who have experienced homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless, has named a new executive chair to its board of directors. Kenneth J. Valach, is CEO of Trammell Crow Residential (TCR), Crow Holdings Industrial (CHI) and Crow Holdings Office (CHO). He previously served 12 years on New Hope’s board. After joining TCR in 1989, Valach has served in many positions. TCR is one of the largest developers of multifamily rental housing in the nation. In 2009, he assumed the role of CEO of TCR, where he led the company through the Great Financial Crisis. Valach was named CEO of CHI in 2015 to help build a national platform for development of speculative and build-to-suit industrial projects. He became CEO of CHO in 2020. He also serves as Vice Chair of the National Multifamily Housing Council. A graduate of Claremont McKenna College, Ken is a member of the Board of Trustees.