Regional Vice President
William F. Little joined Pennrose in November 2017 as Regional Vice President in Chicago, Il. Mr. Little is responsible for the continued growth of Pennrose’s development pipeline throughout Illinois and Indiana, including all aspects of the real estate business development process. He will continue to oversee the execution of the Cabrini-Green redevelopment in Chicago, as part of the recent strategic partnership between Pennrose and Hunt Companies, Inc.
Little is a 25-year veteran of the real estate development and construction world. As senior vice president of public private partnerships with Hunt, his role emphasized building partnerships with local, state, and federal housing and redevelopment agencies to revitalize communities by introducing and implementing housing and economic development solutions. For over ten years, from 2001-2012, Little served as executive vice president of development at the Chicago Housing Authority. In that role, little directly oversaw the financing, development and construction of over 20.000 units of housing in partnership with a wide and diverse array of public, private, civic and community stakeholders.
Little holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago, a Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School, and a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana College of Engineering.