Michael Falcone was appointed as a director of MMA Capital Holdings in 1999. Mr. Falcone is employed by Hunt Investment Management and is the Chief Executive Officer of MMA Capital Holdings, a position he has held since 2005. Mr. Falcone provides overall leadership for the Company, focusing on strategic planning, risk management and business development. Prior to his involvement with MMA Capital Holdings, Mr. Falcone served as Senior Vice President and Partner at The Shelter Group, a Baltimore based real estate development and property management firm where he began his career in 1983. Mr. Falcone is a graduate of Dartmouth College and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Dave Bjarnason is employed by Hunt Investment Management and is Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of MMA Capital Holdings, a position he has held since 2015. Mr. Bjarnason joined the Company from Fannie Mae, where he was a finance officer and served in senior management roles in Fannie Mae’s accounting policy, external reporting and financial planning and analysis functions. Prior to joining Fannie Mae, Mr. Bjarnason served in senior finance, consulting and financial statement audit roles with JPMorgan Chase & Co., CapitalSource, Inc., Freddie Mac, Deloitte LLP and KPMG LLP. Mr. Bjarnason is a graduate of the College of William & Mary and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant.
Gary Mentesana is employed by Hunt Investment Management and is President and Chief Operating Officer of MMA Capital Holdings, a position he has held since 2018. He is responsible for the general management and oversight of the performance of the Company. Mr. Mentesana previously served as head of the Company’s US Operations Segment, head of its Affordable Housing Group, and as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Mentesana’s tenure with MMA Capital Holdings began in 1988 with the Company’s predecessor, the SCA Tax-Exempt Fund Limited Partnership. Prior to joining MMA Capital Holdings, he worked for Coopers and Lybrand and was a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Mentesana is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island.