Hollis Greenlaw Board Advisor
Hollis is the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the board of trustees of United Development Funding (UDF). Hollis also has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of UMTH LD since March 2003. In addition, he has served as Partner, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UMT Holdings and as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of UMT Services since March 2003. From March 2003 through December 2007, Hollis directed the funding of approximately $237 million in loans and land banking transactions and more than $86 million of equity investments for UDF I and UDF II, and more than $132 million in loans for UDF III.
Since May 1997, Hollis has been a partner of The Hartnett Group, Ltd., a closely-held private investment company managing over $40 million in assets. The Hartnett Group, Ltd. and its affiliated companies engage in securities and futures trading; acquire, develop, and sell real estate, including single-family housing developments, commercial office buildings, retail buildings, and apartment homes; own several restaurant concepts throughout the United States; and make venture capital investments.
Hollis was an attorney with the Washington, D.C. law firm of Williams & Connolly, where he practiced business and tax law. He received a bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College in 1986, where he was a James Bowdoin Scholar and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and he received a Juris Doctorrate from the Columbia University School of Law in 1990. Hollis is a member of the Maine, District of Columbia, and Texas bar associations.