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Jerry is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for developing and growing companies on a national scale. He has founded and scaled several successful real estate ventures throughout the United States. Most recently Jerry founded Offerpad, a premium online platform that revolutionizes how people buy and sell homes. In 2014, Jerry co-founded Elevation Solar and serves as chairman of the board. As a co-founder of Invitation Homes, Jerry was one of the pioneers in the institutional single-family rental industry. Jerry partnered with the private equity firm Blackstone Group to form Invitation Homes, which put more than $10B in investment into building the largest single-family rental portfolio in U.S. history. In early 2017, Invitation Homes completed its initial public offering. Jerry is also co-founder of Alliance Investment Group, which acquired, entitled, and developed over 10,000 acres of land throughout the Southwest. Jerry is a member of the board of advisors of the Anasazi Foundation, a nonprofit that serves troubled youth. He is also a member of the board of InvisionAZ, Dividend Finance and Valley Salt. Jerry earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Arizona State University. He holds a JD from Brigham Young University Law School. Jerry is a member of the 2019 Class of Henry Crown Fellows within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute.