Steve Cumbie


Mr. Cumbie is the President of NVCapital Advisors, LLC. He is Chief Executive Officer and Principal of NVCommercial, NVRetail, and the Metro Realty Group, commercial real estate investment, development, and services companies which projects exceed $500 million completed in the Washington, D.C. and Denver, Colorado metro areas. NVCommercial and NVRetail projects include office, retail, hotel and mixed use properties. Metro Realty firms provide asset management, property management, and development management services for NVCommercial, NVRetail, and third party clients.

From 2008 to 2011, Mr. Cumbie served as the Executive Director of the Center for Real Estate Development at the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School as an adjunct professor. He co-taught the real estate development course in the MBA program.

Prior to founding NVCommercial, NVRetail, and Metro Realty Group, Mr. Cumbie was President from 1977 to 1983 of Elm Street Development (formerly NVLand Incorporated), a residential land development company. He is a founder of all the "NV" companies including NVR, a publicly traded home-building company that operates through the Ryan Homes and NVHomes trade names(2011 revenues of $2.66 billion).  From 1973 through 1977 Mr. Cumbie was Vice President and Project Manager for Venture Management Incorporated, a resort development firm located in Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina in 1970 and received a Masters in Business Administration from UNC in 1973.

Mr. Cumbie serves in leadership roles in numerous community, business, and charitable organizations in the Washington area, including the Chair of INOVA Health System through 2012 (2013 revenues of $4.1 billion). He also serves on the boards of Micronics Technology, SonoMedica Inc., and First Portfolio Holding Corp.

Mr. Cumbie previously served on the Board of Directors of NVR Inc.. Potomac Bank of Virginia, the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, and the UNC College of Arts and Sciences Foundation. He was President of the Northern Virginia Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) in 1991 and served as a member of the national NAIOP board from 1999 to 2004. Mr. Cumbie was appointed to the Virginia Public Buildings Board by Governor Mark Warner and the Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners by Governor Tim Kaine.


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