Troy Nash is a Managing Director at Newmark.
In this role, Nash advises clients on economic development strategies, the use of incentives to spur growth, and strategic affordable housing development approaches.
Prior to Newmark, Nash served as a city councilman in Kansas City. In 2014, Nash became the first African American executive to be selected a partner in a top 10 commercial real estate firm in the history of the State of Missouri; shattering a glass ceiling that existed since Missouri became the 24th state on August 10, 1821.
Nash serves on the Regional Board of Directors of Arvest Bank, the country’s largest privately- owned bank and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation in Washington, D.C.
Nash holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Wesley College, an MBA, a M.A. in Political Science, and a M.A. in Economics all from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He also earned a J.D.from the UMKC School of Law. Additionally, he holds a Doctorate in Education from St. Louis University.
Nash holds a Master of Urban Planning from the University of Southern California and is completing a Master’s in Real Estate at Georgetown University.