Our Executive Team

Bill Traux

Bill Traux

President and Chief Executive Officer

As President and CEO of Galena Equity Partners, LLC, a real estate investment and development firm, Bill oversees the corporate strategic planning and analysis of property positioning.  Since 2007 he has focused on mixed use and affordable housing.  He has been engaged full-time in all aspects of property acquisitions, development, and disposal. Bill focuses on intense holistic neighborhood revitalization through residentially-anchored mixed-use real estate development. He earned his undergraduate from Columbia University.  Prior to founding Galena, Bill served as the President of two different  real estate development firms based in Boise, for a total of 10 years. He has also held securities licenses, NASD Series 6, 7, 63, & 65.

Daniel Fullmer

Daniel Fullmer

Chief Investment Officer / Chief Development Officer

Dan joined Galena in November 2018 as Director of Investor Relations.  In November 2019, he was named Chief Investment Officer.  He is responsible for overseeing the investor relations, securities, project financing, and asset management departments.  Prior to joining Galena, Dan worked with local investors to source multifamily real estate development projects.  His previous roles include serving as the Acquisition and Development Specialist for Elton Companies, and serving as Regional Manager for Affinity Mortgage group.  His primary role has been to provide financial and deal structure advisory work.  Dan earned two undergraduate degrees from Boise State University in Accounting and Finance. He has more than 15 years of experience in real estate, banking, and finance.

Lincoln Hagood

Acquisitions Manager

Lincoln is a co-founder of Galena, which he helped launch in August 2018 as Acquisitions Manager. Lincoln is involved in identifying assets and development sites for Galena Fund and is involved in asset management for fund assets. Lincoln is experienced in real estate sales and leasing having worked in the commercial real estate industry since 2004. Lincoln has a wide range of knowledge in commercial real estate having completed over 1,000 transactions in multifamily, land, office, industrial, and retail. Lincoln is a licensed real estate agent in the State of Idaho licensed through Colliers International. Lincoln serves on the Northwest Nazarene University Foundation Board. Lincoln earned a bachelor’s degree in Public Communications with a minor in Business from Northwest Nazarene University and a Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude, from Concordia University School of Law.

Mike Chidester

Real Estate Development Manager

Mike joined the Galena team in August of 2019. He is responsible for the development team. Before joining Galena, Mike was Vice President of Development for Bristol Company, a real estate development group located in Eagle, ID, where he led acquisitions, disposition, construction management, and development.  Previous to that, Mike was Regional Director of Real Estate for the Saint Alphonsus Health System in Boise. Mike started his career as a development manager at Salt Lake City-based The Boyer Company. Mike earned a B.A. in Finance as well as an MBA from the University of Utah.

Rob Fraser

Construction Manager

Rob joined Galena in October 2019 as Construction Manager, overseeing the general contractors for all Galena projects. Prior to joining Galena, Rob spent more than twenty years in his roles as Construction Manager, Project Manager, and Project Superintendent for companies all over the Northwest. Rob earned a Bachelors degree in History from the University of Idaho and a degree in Construction Management from Boise State University.

Zachariah Clegg

Chief Operating Officer

Zach has been a part of Galena since November 2018, bringing a range of program, operation, and project management skills to his role as Chief Operating Officer. He oversees the risk management, administrative, communications, research, human resources, and information technology departments. Before coming on board, Zach was the Real Estate Development Manager for Inflection Development, a real estate development firm based in Boise, ID, where he focused on infill residential development of mixed-income housing. Additional background includes over 8 years with King County Housing Authority in Seattle, WA and certification as a Passive House consultant. Zach earned his Bachelors degree in Computer Science from Claremont McKenna College.

Our Investors/Backers

UMB Fund Services

Novogradac & Company LLP, CPA

KPMG

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