Steven Kropf is president and chief executive officer of Raymond James Affordable Housing Investments (RJAHI), a leading sponsor of Section 42 investments with more than $13 billion of LIHTC (low income housing tax credit) equity raised and 2,300 property investments since the inception of the tax credit program. He has overall responsibility for the company, including oversight of originations, acquisitions, underwriting, investor reporting, asset management and dispositions. Steve is a member of the RJAHI Investment Committee, which is responsible for reviewing and approving each partnership. Prior to joining Raymond James in 2000, he was a senior manager within the financial advisory services practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers. Steve received a bachelor's degree in engineering, a master’s in engineering and an MBA from the University of Florida.