Housing Fund Advisor
United States of America
Max L. Gardner is the President and CEO of Orange County United Way (OCUW). A former OCUW Board member and Tocqueville Society Co-Chair, Mr. Gardner was appointed President and CEO in July 2011. Prior to joining OCUW, Mr. Gardner was President of Irvine Company Apartment Communities, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Irvine Company. In this role, Mr. Gardner was responsible for all aspects of the company business including development, construction, acquisitions, property management, and finance. Mr. Gardner retired from the Irvine Company in July of 2010 after 11 years of service.