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Timothy Henkel

Timothy I. Henkel


As a principal and President, Tim Henkel is responsible for all aspects of Pennrose’s national development strategy. He oversees a team of senior and regional vice presidents and has been instrumental in Pennrose’s continued growth in key markets across the country.

Tim has overseen the growth of Pennrose’s development platform to include new construction, adaptive reuse, and acquisition/preservation projects.  The combination of diversified housing products and expanded geography have established Pennrose as an engaged leader in the delivery of housing opportunity and resident services in a diverse range of communities.

Tim began his career at Pennrose in 1999. He is an expert in all forms of public and private real estate financing including affordable housing via Federal and State Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC), Federal and State Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits (HTC), mixed-income multifamily housing via tax-exempt bonds, and public housing replacement leveraging federal HOPE VI grants. In addition, he has executed market rate and mixed-income development using various combinations of New Market Tax Credits (NMTC), Urban Transit HUB Tax Credits, and other state incentive programs.

Tim currently serves on the board of the National Housing & Rehabilitation Association and NJ Apartment Association.  He is an alumni board member of the William E. Simon School of Business and serves on the board of Citizens Housing Planning Council in New York City.  He previously served on the board of Triple C Housing and Penn Reach, a nonprofit dedicated to helping people with special needs find homes and services. Tim is a frequent panelist and speaker at regional real estate development events.

Tim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Bucknell University and a Master of Business Administration from the William E. Simon School of Business Administration at the University of Rochester.