Mr. John Pilch is a Junior in the Smeal College of Business studying Risk Management with an option in Real Estate. For the past two semesters, John has been the President of the Real Estate Association where club attendance has grown by almost 300%. The club has hosted a variety of guest speakers including recruiters from the Altus Group and Len DeCarmine from the Centre County Real Estate Investment Club. The club is also slated to take its first-ever site visit in late October to the Jersey City offices of the Altus Group. This past summer, John interned in the Affordable Housing Division of S&A Homes, a regional homebuilder, and has also interned for the Bank of New York Mellon in Pittsburgh. He is hoping to work in multifamily development when he graduates. In his spare time, John enjoys reading, snowboarding, and biking.