BLOOMINGTON (March 29, 2006) - Stephen Frenz, founder and President of JAS Apartments, Inc. in Minneapolis, Minn., will take office as the 40th Chair of the Minnesota Multi Housing Association (MHA) on April 1, 2006.MHA
has more than 2,100 members who together own or manage over 240,000 multi-housing units throughout Minnesota.As owner of JAS Apartments, Frenz has 1,200 market-rate units in South Minneapolis and 280 units in Pittsburgh, Penn.Previously he worked with Northwest Airlines and the Burlington Northern Railroad managing capital markets, revenue analysis and cash forecasting.Frenz is a charter board member of Safe Haven Shelter for Kids, has served as a board member of the Nicollet Avenue Business Association, is an appointed member of the Nicollet Avenue Service District and past chair of the Housing & Development Committee of the Stevens Square Community Organization. Frenz is a graduate of the College of St. Thomas and has an MBA with Specialization in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago.He
has a strong interest in the revitalization of inner city communities and the continuing education of properties owners to maintain a successful and effective industry.He
lives in Minneapolis with his
wife and three children. Frenz succeeds the 2005-2006 Chair Clint Blaiser, principal of Halverson and Blaiser Group, Ltd. (HBG) in Bloomington, Minn.
The induction of Frenz
administration was held on March 16th at the Annual Meeting and Presidential Gala at the Town & Country Club, St. Paul.