Conifer Selects New SVP and VP from Within

National Housing & Rehabilitation Association
NH&RA Member News

“Conifer promoted Cheryl Stulpin to Senior Vice President of Conifer Realty. Mark Benotti has been promoted to Vice President of Human Resources and Risk Management.

As Senior Vice President, Cheryl will lead all real estate development operations for New York and Pennsylvania. Cheryl worked with Conifer several years prior and rejoined us in 2013 after a very successful career with the Winn Companies. She is highly regarded in the affordable housing industry for her knowledge, expertise and integrity.

“It gives me great pleasure to have Cheryl back as part of the Conifer organization, and know that the Rochester development team will excel under her leadership,” expressed Timothy Fournier, President and CEO of Conifer.

Mark Benotti has been promoted to Vice President of Human Resources and Risk Management. In his new role, he will assume responsibility for the Human Resources group, in addition to his already existing portfolio, overseeing the Risk Management, Learning and Information Technology Departments. Mark offers extensive risk management and operational experience.

“Our employees are the foundation to our success, and with people like Cheryl Stulpin and Mark Benotti joining our Senior Leadership team, we will strengthen our commitment of strong leadership to our employees and expand our reach to provide state-of-the-art affordable apartment homes,” said Thomas Johnson, Executive Vice President and CFO of Conifer.

Conifer is a nationally ranked, full-service real estate company specializing in the development, construction, management and ownership of high-quality, affordable housing communities. Since its inception in 1975, Conifer has grown considerably – currently owning and managing over 14,000 multifamily units representing 220+ apartment communities in five states. In addition, the Company consistently maintains a pipeline of over 30 unique projects in various stages of the development process.”