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Jeff Nielson

Jeff Nielson

Title: President

Company: Wasatch Residential Group

Educational Background:

B.S., Accounting, Utah State University

Huntsman School Interactions:

Focused Fridays, Leadership Forum Series - February 22, 2019


Jeff Nielson is the President and CEO of  Wasatch Residential Group.  As the CEO, Jeff oversees all acquisition, development, and financing  related activities from start to finish.  Jeff has been instrumental in the acquisition and development of over  7,500 low income housing apartment  and market rate units. Jeff has negotiated and closed over $200,000,000 in tax-exempt bond financing and over $100,000,000 of low income housing tax credits.  Jeff has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Utah State University and graduated with Summa Cum Laude honors.