ARLINGTON, VA | January 4, 2022 – Chris Burns, CAM, CAPS, CPM®, Senior Vice President with Lincoln Property Company, has begun his term as 2022 National Apartment Association (NAA) Secretary. He was installed at NAA’s annual Assembly of Delegates, held in Cincinnati in November.
Burns joins NAA’s 2022 leadership with more than 40 years of rental housing experience. He joined Lincoln Property Company in 1992 and today is responsible for all multifamily management operations and new business development across the southeastern United States.
In addition, Burns has been actively involved with NAA over the years. He is a Past Chairman of the Florida, Georgia and Atlanta Apartment Associations and also served as a Regional Vice President for NAA. Burns’ industry service extends beyond NAA as he is also a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management and the Atlanta Board of Realtors.
“Chris’ impressive background emphasizes his dedication to selfless service for our industry, and I’m excited to welcome Chris as NAA’s 2022 Secretary,” said Bob Pinnegar, NAA President and CEO. “His vast experiences and passion for rental housing will make him an incredible addition to our leadership team this year.”
Also serving as part of NAA’s 2022 leadership are Chairman Don Brunner, BRG Realty Group, Cincinnati, OH; Chairman-Elect Ronda Puryear, Management Services Corporation, Charlottesville, VA; Vice Chairman Rick Snyder, R.A. Snyder Properties, San Diego, CA; Treasurer Alan King, Berkshire Residential Investment, Alpharetta, GA; and Immediate Past Chairman Rick Graf, Cushman & Wakefield, Dallas, TX.
The National Apartment Association (NAA) serves as the leading voice and preeminent resource through advocacy, education, and collaboration on behalf of the rental housing industry. As a federation of 145 state, local and global affiliates, NAA encompasses over 91,000 members representing more than 11 million apartment homes globally. NAA believes that rental housing is a valuable partner in every community that emphasizes integrity, accountability, collaboration, community responsibility, inclusivity and innovation. To learn more, visit www.naahq.org. NAA thanks its strategic partners Lowe’s Pro Supply, Yardi and The Home Depot.