Joe’Mar Hooper is the Wisconsin Market Leader for CommonBond Communities, one of the largest non-profit providers of affordable housing with services in the upper Midwest. In this role, he works to create new opportunities for CommonBond to expand and grow its real estate and resident services presence throughout the state. He oversees real estate business development, fundraising, partnership development and organizational visibility as the lead staff in Wisconsin. In his previous role, he created and directed the Department of Business, Community, and Family Partnerships for Milwaukee Public Schools. Over the past 14 years, Hooper has held leadership roles in various sectors of government in Wisconsin including the City of Milwaukee and the State of Wisconsin focusing on policy, finance, economic and community development, and operational leadership. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from UW-Milwaukee.