Chris Eisenzimmer is the President of Blue Ridge Atlantic Development. He is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the firm as well as the oversight of all the activities of the company. Chris has a unique back ground ranging from affordable development to big four assurance and advisory services. Prior to Blue Ridge Atlantic Development Chris served one of the nations largest affordable housing development/consulting firms in a number of capacities. Chris has played various roles ranging from structuring unique taxable, tax-exempt, and LIHTC capital stacks to securing new tax abatements with the local municipalities in preservation transactions consisting of over 135 properties and 6,200 units.
Prior to his work in development, Chris worked for Ernst and Young in the Assurance and Business Advisory group on highly transactional clients. Chris is a graduate of East Carolina University and earned a Master of Science in Accounting from ECU. He is also a registered Certified Public Accountant in the State of North Carolina.