Management Team

Richard Fore

Prior to founding Fore Property Company and the Fore Partnership/Lincoln Property Company, Richard Fore was an official of the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development. Subsequently he served on the U.S Presidential Housing Commission. Mr. Fore is co-founder and past president of the National Multi Housing Council, the apartment industry’s most prestigious trade association. He also served as Chairman of the Santa Barbara Chapter of the Young Presidents’ Organization and as Chairman of the California Commission on Drugs. Mr. Fore’s comprehensive knowledge of the real estate industry has led him to being widely quoted in many publications, such as U.S. News, the World Report and the Wall Street Journal. He has lectured extensively as the featured speaker before national and regional organizations, including the Urban Land Institute and Building Industry Association. Mr. Fore also appeared on national television interview programs such as MacNeil/Herer News Hour and the Today Show. Mr. Fore has served as Chairman of Fore Property Company since 1994 and President of Fore Construction since 1978.

Jonathan Fore
Managing Partner

As Partner and Vice President at Fore Property Company, Mr. Fore is actively involved in new development and acquisition, with an emphasis on Fore's West Coast activities. Since joining Fore Property in 2000, Mr. Fore has developed approximately 5,000 multi-family units. Mr. Fore's development projects span a wide range of multi-family communities from our affordable line to our luxury market rate projects. Mr. Fore graduated from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, served as a member of the Multi-Family Council of the Urban Land Institute and is a member of the National Multi Housing Council.

James Sullivan
Managing Partner

Mr. Sullivan serves as Managing Partner for Fore’s Eastern Region. He has development and finance responsibility for all new east coast projects primarily focusing in Texas, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, D.C., North Carolina and Florida. In addition, Mr. Sullivan oversees the east coast construction and property management divisions. Prior to joining Fore, Mr. Sullivan was a Project Director for consultant and investment services firm specializing in the energy industry evaluating over $9 billion in purchase contracts. Mr. Sullivan holds a B.A in Economics from Princeton University and an M.B.A from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

Greg Sand
Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Sand is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Fore and is responsible for development, construction and property management activities, construction and property management accounting, treasury and cash management functions, human resources and IT. After earning his B.B.A. in Accounting from The College of William and Mary, Mr. Sand began his career as a CPA with Johnson Lambert & Co. Prior to joining Fore, Mr. Sand served as Vice President of Finance and Operations at Lincoln Property Company where he was directly involved in all financing aspects of developing over 4,500 apartment units.

Ellen Richwine

Mrs. Richwine serves as the President of Fore Property Company. As a cum laude graduate from California State University Northridge and a Certified Public Accountant, Mrs. Richwine is responsible for the overall asset management of the company portfolio. Mrs. Richwine started her career with Fore Partnership of Lincoln Property Company as a Division Controller, advancing to Controller and then to Vice President of Finance. Mrs. Richwine has been involved and responsible for all accounting, taxation, equity syndication, investor relations, refinancing, and asset management activities for the Fore portfolio.

Richard P. Fore
Vice President of Capital Markets

Richard P. Fore is the Vice President of Capital Markets in Fore Property Company’s Santa Barbara office. Mr. Fore earned his BBA in Finance and Real Estate from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and his MBA from Columbia Business School. At Fore Property Company, he is responsible for sourcing equity and debt financing for development opportunities. In this capacity, Mr. Fore develops and maintains capital partner relationships. Prior to joining Fore Property Company in 2014, Mr. Fore was spearheading Lincoln Property Company’s multifamily acquisition and development operation in New York City.