Hunter Nelson | Managing Director - Affordable Housing

Hunter provides leadership on Elmington’s affordable housing portfolio. With an expertise in Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) development, Hunter oversees Elmington’s 4% bond financed and 9% competitive tax credit development portfolio. He is responsible for the affordable housing strategic direction and day to day operations, including: sourcing new construction and rehabilitation deals, project management, financial analysis, government relations, syndication, and due diligence activities. As a principal of the firm, he participates in determining overall corporate growth objectives. Hunter joined Elmington Capital after serving as a Commercial Real Estate Portfolio Manager at First Tennessee Bank. In this capacity, he managed an approximate $150 million portfolio of commercial real estate assets; overseeing the credit approval process, underwriting new loan opportunities, managing the construction draw process, performing market analysis and analyzing ongoing risk. Hunter graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelors of Business Administration. He lives in Nashville with his wife, Leslie, and their daughter.