Executive Vice President of Development
The NRP Group
Aaron Pechota joined The NRP Group in 2004 and in 2021 was elevated to Executive Vice President of Development with responsibility for leading the affordable development organization and all related activity across the entire NRP footprint. In this capacity, Mr. Pechota is responsible for development activity that has been averaging ten projects per year encompassing 1,850 affordable units with total development cost of $750 million.
Over the course of his career, Pechota has gained extensive experience in various types of multifamily housing development including Class A luxury apartments, student housing, senior housing and affordable housing. During this time, he has developed over 50 communities totaling more than $1 billion of investment, much of which has been in disadvantaged communities. He has particular expertise in urban infill developments that are part of strategic neighborhood revitalization plans with unique redevelopment opportunities and challenges. He also has a long history of creating strong public/private partnerships with local municipalities, community groups, public institutions, community-based non-profit organizations and other for-profit developers.