James Keefe

James Keefe

Principal

Email: jkeefe@trinityfinancial.com

Prior to establishing Trinity Financial, Inc. in 1987, Mr. Keefe was Vice-President of Renaissance Properties, a Boston-based development company. At Renaissance, he managed the development of Clarendon Square, 75 Clarendon Street, and Garrison Square, all in the South End. These award-winning projects involved over 200 units of housing and 10,000 square feet of commercial space. Before joining Renaissance, Mr. Keefe was a commercial loan officer for the Bank of Boston. In this position, he specialized in lending to middle-market companies and managed a credit portfolio of $40 million. Mr. Keefe is the founder of the Codman Square Housing Development Corporation (now known as the Codman Square NDC) and served as its president for seven years. Mr. Keefe is a member and former director of the Citizen’s Housing and Planning Association and has served on the Boston Landmarks Commission. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor at Tufts University Graduate School of Urban and Environmental Policy where he taught classes in real estate finance and development. Mr. Keefe has been closely involved in each of Trinity’s projects including: Maverick Landing HOPE VI, Mass Pike Towers, Shaw’s at Lower Mills in Dorchester, Trinity Terrace, Ashmont TOD and Avenir in the Bulfinch Triangle neighborhood of Boston. Mr. Keefe holds a Bachelor’s degree from Fordham University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Boston University.