Jill Homan, LEED AP, Principal of Javelin 19

At Javelin 19, Ms. Homan is responsible for sourcing, underwriting, structuring, and executing new investment opportunities.  Further, she oversees day-to-day operations of the company. 

Ms. Homan's experience includes acquisitions and development transactions of over $280 million in total capitalization. 

Ms. Homan previously worked as vice president for Perseus Realty for five years, where she was responsible for multi-family and office acquisitions, underwriting, assisting in the capitalization of ongoing projects, and managing due diligence processes.  Additionally, Ms. Homan assisted in the formation and structure of a discretionary GP investment partnership, managed its investor relations, and performed market and competitive property analyses. 

She has more than 10 years experience in private and public sector project management, including handling public policy issues and managing media relations as a legislative assistant and press secretary for United States Congressman Robert Ehrlich from Maryland. 

Ms. Homan earned both a Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Policy from Duke University, focusing on finance and authoring a thesis on urban revitalization.  Further, Ms. Homan holds two undergraduate degrees from the University of Dayton--a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in German. During her undergraduate and graduate education, she studied abroad at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - M.B.A. Program.

She received the LEED® AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional) certification, and is a member of Urban Land Institute (ULI) and The Real Estate Group. In addition, Ms. Homan is a member of Commercial Real Estate Women DC (CREW DC), and received the Rising Star Award in 2009.

Ms. Homan serves as the Republican National Committeewoman for DC, formerly served on the RNC Site Selection Committee for the 2016 convention, and is a member of the D.C. Republican Committee’s Executive Committee.  In her spare time, Ms. Homan enjoys playing golf and hosting wine tastings, and she just completed her sixth marathon.