John McCann was formerly Chairman of McCann Realty Partners, LLC (MRP). He was previously a partner at MRP, which was formed in 2004. MRP teams with institutional capital sources to acquire, develop and manage garden-apartment communities in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Texas markets. John retired as Chairman/CEO of United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. in 2001, where he oversaw company growth from 3 million dollars in real estate investment in Virginia and three employees to more than 4 billion dollars of apartments nationally and 2,600 employees.
John is an alumni of University of Notre Dame and New York University (NYU), where he earned an M.B.A. He is a member of the National Multi-Housing Council, the Urban Land Institute (ULI), and served on the Board of St. Joseph’s Villa. John was a former member of the Board of Virginia Housing and Development Authority (VHDA) for 8 years and served as its Chairman from 2006 to 2008.