Ron Moelis is a co-founder of L+M Development Partners and its affiliated companies. He is a founding member of the New York State Association for Affordable Housing and is an advisory board member of the New York City Housing Partnership. He sits on the Board of Governors of the Real Estate Board of NY and is a member of several non-profit organizations including the Citizens Housing & Planning Council, Civic Builders and New Yorkers 4 Parks.
Ron is on the National Advisory Board of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Trustee of NYU School of Law, where he is also established the Moelis Institute for Affordable Housing to explore issues and policy in the field and where he also serves on the advisory board for the Furman Center, an interdisciplinary academic research institute.
A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, he holds both a B.A. in history and a B.S. in economics from the Wharton School and a J.D. from New York University. He was named Entrepreneur of the Year for Real Estate in 2012 by Ernst and Young for his many years of innovation and creativity in real estate finance and development.