ARLINGTON, VA – Columbia Pike Partnership (CPP) is delighted to announce the appointment of Charles Sims as the newest member of its board of directors. Charles follows Carmen Romero (President and CEO at Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing), who, after several years serving on the Columbia Pike Partnership Board of Directors, decided to step down. This addition continues to reflect CPP’s commitment to more accurately represent the community we serve and better provide the needed skills and expertise to fulfill our mission. We are incredibly grateful for Carmen’s support and impact during her tenure on our board of directors and wish her the very best in all her endeavors. We are excited to have Charles Sims as our newest board member and look forward to working together.

Charles Sims is the Director of Real Estate Development at Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing. He brings a diverse background marked by unparalleled success in operating, developing, and overseeing the construction of multifamily, retail, and affordable/low-income housing. His wealth of experience makes him a valuable asset to the Columbia Pike Partnership board, aligning perfectly with the organization’s mission to foster a better community. His commitment to affordable housing aligns seamlessly with the goals of the Columbia Pike Partnership, ensuring that the community benefits from sustainable and inclusive development.

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