Management

Fred Tuomi
Frederick C. Tuomi
Chief Executive Officer
Ernest M. Freedman
Ernest M. Freedman
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Ernest M. Freedman Ernest M. Freedman serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Invitation Homes. Mr. Freedman has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Invitation Homes since October 2015. Mr. Freedman previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Apartment Investment and Management Company (“Aimco”) from 2009 to 2015. Mr. Freedman joined Aimco in 2007 as Senior Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis and served as Senior Vice President of Finance from February 2009 to November 2009, where he was responsible for financial planning, tax, accounting and related areas. From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Freedman served as Chief Financial Officer of HEI Hotels and Resorts. From 2000 to 2004, Mr. Freedman was at GE Real Estate in a number of capacities, including operations controller and finance manager for investments and acquisitions. From 1993 to 2000, Mr. Freedman was with Ernst & Young, LLP, including one year as a senior manager in the real estate practice. Mr. Freedman is a certified public accountant.
Arik Prawer
Arik Prawer
Executive Vice President and Chief Integration Officer
Arik Prawer Arik Prawer serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Integration Officer of Invitation Homes. Mr. Prawer has been Chief Financial Officer of Starwood Waypoint Homes ("SFR") since January 2016. Mr. Prawer was at Colony American Homes, Inc. (“CAH”) since its inception in March 2012 and served as co-president from March 2015 and chief financial officer since December 2012 until the closing of the internalization of SWAY Management LLC, SFR’s previous external manager, and SFR’s merger with CAH. Mr. Prawer was responsible for all of CAH’s financial, capital raising and treasury functions. Prior to being appointed chief financial officer of CAH, Mr. Prawer devoted his efforts to acquisitions, developing third-party affiliate partner relationships and capital markets activities. Prior to joining CAH in 2012, Mr. Prawer spent 12 years at Credit Suisse Securities, LLC where he led the West Coast Real Estate investment banking practice focusing on capital formation and mergers and acquisitions for public and private real estate companies. Mr. Prawer also has nine years of private equity and corporate experience in the real estate and energy sectors.
Mark A. Solls
Mark A. Solls
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
Mark A. Solls Mark A. Solls serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Invitation Homes. Mr. Solls has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Invitation Homes since August 2015. Mr. Solls previously served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of DentalOne Partners, Inc., a dental service management organization, from August 2012 to July 2015. From April 2011 to July 2012, Mr. Solls served as a Legal Consultant to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Breast Cancer Foundation. Mr. Solls served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Concentra Inc., a healthcare management company, from August 2006 to January 2011. From September 2002 to May 2006, Mr. Solls served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Wyndham International, Inc., a leading hotel company. From 1998 to 2002, Mr. Solls served as Vice President and General Counsel of DalTile International Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of ceramic tile.
Dallas B. Tanner
Dallas B. Tanner
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Dallas B. Tanner Dallas B. Tanner serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Invitation Homes. Mr. Tanner was a founding member of Invitation Homes’ business and has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Invitation Homes and on the Invitation Homes board of directors since April 2012. Mr. Tanner stepped down from the Invitation Homes board of directors following completion of the Invitation Homes initial public offering. He has over 15 years of real estate experience through the establishment of numerous real estate platforms prior to Invitation Homes. In 2005, he founded Treehouse Group, for which he privately sourced funds for platform investments, including single-family homes, multifamily properties, manufactured housing, residential land, bridge financing and property management. In addition, Mr. Tanner was a partner in a successful acquisition of First Scottsdale Bank of Arizona. He continues to represent Treehouse Group’s interest in Pathfinder Ventures, a Southwest-focused commercial real estate fund established in 2011. Mr. Tanner served on the Maricopa County Flood Control board in Phoenix, Arizona and on the advisory board of First Scottsdale Bank. He is actively involved in American Indian Services and served as a missionary in the Netherlands and Belgium.
Charles Young
Charles D. Young
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Charles Young Charles D. Young serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Invitation Homes. Mr. Young has been Chief Operating Officer of Starwood Waypoint Homes (“SFR”) since March 2015. He was also the senior vice president–west division of SWAY Management LLC, SFR’s previous external manager, until the closing of the internalization of SWAY Management LLC. He has also served as regional vice president, eastern region of Waypoint Real Estate Group HoldCo, LLC (the “Waypoint Manager”) since February 2013. He joined the Waypoint Manager as regional director for Chicago in 2012. Mr. Young brings 20 years of real estate development, investment and management experience to his role. Prior to joining the Waypoint Manager, Mr. Young was executive vice president at Mesa Development from 2003 to 2012, a national real estate developer, investor and service provider with a focus on complex mixed-use residential opportunities. Before Mesa, Mr. Young worked for Goldman, Sachs & Co. in their Real Estate Principal Investment Area (Whitehall) and Goldman’s Investment Banking Division, in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Young also created and managed two entrepreneurial ventures. He co-founded and was a managing director of The Kaleidoscope Group, L.L.C., a strategic diversity and management consulting firm, and he managed K.G. Holdings, LLC, a real estate holding and management firm. Before starting his career in real estate and investment banking, Mr. Young spent several years as a professional football player in the National Football League and the World Football league. He is an independent board member of Federal Home Bank of Chicago and a management board member of Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Management

Senior Management

Ernest M. Freedman
Ernest M. Freedman
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Ernest M. Freedman Ernest M. Freedman has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Invitation Homes since October 2015. Mr. Freedman is responsible for all financial, accounting, treasury, capital markets, budgeting and investor relations activities for the company.

Prior to joining Invitation Homes, from 2009 to 2015, Mr. Freedman served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Apartment Investment and Management Company, Aimco, an S&P 500 company that owned and operated multifamily communities. Mr. Freedman joined Aimco in 2007 as Senior Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis and served as Senior Vice President of Finance from February 2009 to November 2009, where he was responsible for financial planning, tax, accounting and related areas. From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Freedman served as Chief Financial Officer of HEI Hotels and Resorts, a privately owned owner and operator of upper-upscale full service hotels. Prior to joining HEI, he held a number of finance and accounting roles with GE Capital in their Real Estate business unit. Mr. Freedman started his career with Ernst & Young, focusing on the real estate industry. Mr. Freedman is a certified public accountant.
G. Irwin Gordon
G. Irwin Gordon
Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer
G. Irwin Gordon G. Irwin Gordon has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer of Invitation Homes since July 2016. Mr. Gordon is responsible for developing and executing partnerships and programs that expand Invitation Homes’ service offering, drive revenue growth and add value to the Invitation Homes resident experience. His span of responsibility includes all marketing strategy and execution, customer care and maintenance dispatch call center operations, lease administration & development, and public relations & communications. Mr. Gordon is a seasoned corporate executive, with more than 30 years leading organizations both as CEO and as the leader of their marketing efforts.

Mr. Gordon commenced his Invitation Homes career as Chief Marketing Officer in December 2015. Prior to joining Invitation Homes, Mr. Gordon founded The Trion Group, which provides marketing and strategic management consulting services. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Executive Officer at Gruma Corporation, the global leader in corn and flour tortilla products under the brand Mission Foods. Previously, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Suiza Foods (now Dean Foods) and also as Suiza’s Chief Marketing Officer. Earlier in his career Mr. Gordon served as President and General Manager of several international Frito-Lay companies before becoming Senior Vice President of marketing, sales and technology for Frito-Lay. Before joining PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay, he served in various capacities at the Kellogg Company. Mr. Gordon served on the board of Horizon Organic until it was acquired, and currently serves as an independent director of Heska Corporation, where he chairs the compensation committee.
Mark A. Solls
Mark A. Solls
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
Mark A. Solls Mark A. Solls has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Invitation Homes since August 2015. Mr. Solls is responsible for managing all legal and regulatory affairs for the company's operations, with direct supervision over the human resources and risk management departments.

Mr. Solls has extensive experience as the chief legal officer in a variety of organizations. Prior to joining Invitation Homes, he served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of DentalOne Partners, Inc., a dental service management organization, from 2012 to 2015. He previously was a Legal Consultant to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Breast Cancer Foundation and served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Concentra Inc., a healthcare management company (acquired by Humana), Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Wyndham International, Inc., a leading hotel company (acquired by Blackstone), and Vice President and General Counsel of DalTile International Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of ceramic tile (acquired by Mohawk).
Dallas B. Tanner
Dallas B. Tanner
Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Dallas B. Tanner Dallas B. Tanner has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Invitation Homes since April 2012. He is responsible for acquisitions, disposition and asset management across the nation.

Mr. Tanner is a co-founder of Invitation Homes and has helped in the creation of the business since its inception. He has over 15 years of real estate experience through the establishment of numerous real estate platforms prior to Invitation Homes. In 2005 he founded Treehouse Group, for which he privately sourced funds for platform investments, including single-family homes, multi-family properties, manufactured housing, residential land, bridge financing and property management. In addition, Mr. Tanner was a partner in a successful acquisition of First Scottsdale Bank of Arizona. He continues to serve on the board of Treehouse Group’s Pathfinder Ventures, a southwest-focused commercial real estate fund established in 2011. Mr. Tanner served on the Maricopa County Flood Control board in Phoenix, Arizona and on the advisory board of First Scottsdale Bank. He is actively involved in American Indian Services and served as a missionary in the Netherlands and Belgium.