We are delighted to announce that Jad Howell joined the Raymond A. Mason School of Business as the Executive Director of the Boehly Finance Center and a Clinical Lecturer in April 2020. Prior to this appointment, Jad was a Portfolio Manager for USAA Real Estate where he worked on the firm’s $4 billion flagship, their diversified, open-ended real estate fund focused on generating long-term Core-plus returns through a variety of strategies. His professional experience also includes working in portfolio and asset management on multi-billion-dollar private endowments, managing commingled fund positions and various direct commercial and multifamily investments in major domestic markets. Jad holds a Master of Science in Accounting and Bachelor of Arts in Finance from William & Mary and The University of Utah, respectively. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of numerous finance and real estate-related organizations.