Ela is Vice President of Property Operations for Belpointe and is a member of Belpointe’s Design Committee. Ela has over 28 years’ experience in multi-family operations on mid-rise and hi-rise property operations, lease-ups, dispositions, commercial mixed-use communities, affordable compliance plans and pricing strategies. Most recently, Ela represented a private commercial operator in Westchester NY overseeing capital projects, third-party consulting for a lease-up, and dispositions. Prior to that she was a Development Director with Belpointe Capital overseeing the development, construction and lease up of their Norwalk, CT mixed use communities. Previously, she was at Greystar where she was the Regional Manager in charge of CT/NY/NJ and prior to Greystar, spent 19 years with AvalonBay and its predecessor companies. Ela is an expert in apartment management and lease up and served as President of the Connecticut Apartment Association and continues to serve on committees. Ela has a bachelor’s degree in Business from Central Connecticut State University.