Director of Development
Ms. Reza has over 15 years of commercial real estate experience, including appraisal and valuation, brokerage, permitting and entitlements, and project and construction management. As Chief of Real Estate at KIPP LA Schools, Alma developed over $100 million of school facilities throughout Los Angeles. Most recently, as a licensed real estate broker (CA BRE# 01896111), Ms. Reza is the Principal of Battalion Builders, Inc., where she specializes in providing brokerage and consulting services to a variety of schools, cities, and municipalities, including the City of Los Angeles.
Currently, Ms. Reza serves as a Board Member of the Los Angeles County Community Development Foundation and previously, then County Supervisor, Gloria Molina, appointed Ms. Reza to serve as Housing Commissioner for the County of Los Angeles, representing Supervisorial District 1. Ms. Reza earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Real Estate Development Degree from the University of Southern California (USC), where she was inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.