Jason Schaller is founder and principal of The Schaller Group, a design, construction and creative agency for the multifamily industry. He is also a partner with Peacock Capital and Align Communities, which owns and operates a growing portfolio of apartment homes and land for pending development. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Schaller was vice president and managing director at McKinley Inc., a $4.6 billion real estate company based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Schaller has designed and executed more than $300 million of restoration, redevelopment, and construction projects in the multifamily, hospitality and retail industries. Since forming The Schaller Group at the end of 2017, he has designed, branded and renovated more than 240 multifamily, hospitality, and commercial projects. Schaller graduated with honors from Eastern Michigan University. Schaller is founder of the Trust Me CAP and the 77 Trust Me Brand, served as board president for the ROCK CF Foundation, has worked with the Rollins College Crummer Graduate School Executive MBA Program and has consulted and provided executive leadership coaching for private businesses.