Shepard joins Denver Metro BOMA

Stephen Shepard

Stephen Shepard, CAE, will be the new executive vice president of Denver Metro BOMA starting Jan. 1, following Jeannie Bernard’s retirement at the end of this year.

Shepard previously was executive director of BOMA Austin and the executive director of BOMA Oakland/East Bay. He has been an active member of the association industry since 2003.

He has worked for other associations in the role of training and development, conferences and membership.

Shepard has been active in all of his associations as a promoter of the importance of bringing young professionals into the membership of an organization. He is passionate about mentoring and has spoken to groups over the years about personal brand, business etiquette and generations in the workplace.

He earned his Bachelor of Science in curriculum and instruction from Texas A&M University. Prior to associations, he worked in the tech and financial services industries in different capacities such as training, marketing and customer service.

Jennifer Hayes has been an editor with the CREJ since 2000. Jennifer covers multifamily and retail news in the Denver metro area plus all property types in Colorado Springs and Southern Colorado. She also covers the finance market as well as solicits bylines articles and is editor of the Health Care Properties Quarterly. Before joining…