Sharon Ann M. (“Samm”) Miller
President, Head of Portfolio Management, and Managing Partner
Ms. Miller joined Hillcrest in 2015 and serves as President and Head of Portfolio Management. In this capacity, she has oversight of the day-to-day operations of the Firm, as well as portfolio management responsibilities for Hillcrest’s debt portfolio.
Ms. Miller has 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to joining Hillcrest, Ms. Miller was Managing Director at Rockwood Capital where she was responsible for business development, product strategy, capital raising, and investor relations. Previously, Ms. Miller held positions with notable real estate investment management firms including Global Managing Director of Trammell Crow Company's Global Services Group, Managing Partner of Investment Strategy with Hart Advisers, Inc., Vice President of Portfolio Management at J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Inc., Vice President of Marketing and Client Services with O'Connor Capital Partners, and Vice President at TIAA-CREF.
Ms. Miller received a Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture from the University of Virginia and a Master of Science degree in Real Estate Investment, Finance, and Development from New York University. She is a Counselor of Real Estate® and is a member of the Urban Land Institute and the Pension Real Estate Association.