Michael’s areas of expertise include market research, strategy and leadership. Mr. Maples is known for clear vision, problem solving skills, a strong ethical compass, and a deep appreciation and respect for his team members. He is passionate about building an enduring brand and creating sustainable communities. Mr. Maples earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration from San Jose State University. He additionally graduated from Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota with a Master of Divinity degree. He serves on the Board of Trustees of Biola University and as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hume Lake Ministries.
“The past does not dictate the future.” —Unknown
“My belief that developing a property is a sacred trust. What we do lasts for decades. And, when we do it well—we have the opportunity to enhance the neighborhood, improve people’s lives and strengthen the social fabric the city.”
“Collaboration. Everyone brings something different to the table and when we work together we move from good—to great.”