Ruth U. Hoang

Senior Vice President, Development


Ms. Hoang serves as Senior Vice President of Development where she oversees all company sponsored real estate investment projects from inception to construction completion. Her responsibilities include master planning and entitlement strategy, ensuring design and construction excellence, adherence to project business plans, team mentoring and training, investor relations and reporting, and implementation of portfolio-wide procedures, standards and reports. She is driven by her passion for the built environment and the ability to develop extraordinary places that connect to the soul of a community. By growing and challenging the teams around her, she is able to successfully deliver complex, sustainable and legacy projects in the region.

Ms. Hoang is a decisive and seasoned real estate executive with 24 years of experience, specializing in the complete life-cycle development of multifamily and mixed-use communities with involvement in the pre/development of approximately 5,000 units and 100,000 SF of retail space in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Prior to joining Jair Lynch in 2020, Ms. Hoang led the strategic master planning and development of the Merriweather District in Columbia, MD for the Howard Hughes Corporation; and she has previously worked in development for Home Properties, JPI Development, and the National Capital Revitalization Corporation, along with time spent in real estate consulting at Ernst & Young and RCLCO.


  • University of Virginia – Bachelor of Arts,  Foreign Affairs


  • Urban Land Institute: Member
  • Bridges to Housing Stability (Non-profit): Treasurer, Real Estate Committee and Finance Committee Chair
  • Capital Riverfront BID: Executive Committee Board Member
  • Real Estate Roundtable: Sustainability Policy Advisory Committee
  • National Multifamily Housing Council: Workforce Housing Committee
  • CREW Northern Virginia: Member
  • WAM: Member

Project Experience

  • McMillan Sand Filtration Site, Washington, DC: Mixed-use senior affordable, market rate multifamily residential/retail
  • 218 Vine Street, NW, Washington, DC: Affordable senior rental housing
  • Merriweather District, Columbia, MD: Mixed-use including office, multifamily, retail, hotel, and library
  • TenMflats, Columbia, MD: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • The Metropolitan, Columbia, MD: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • 1200 East West, Silver Spring, MD: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • The Courts at Huntington Station, Alexandria, VA: Residential
  • Eleven55 Ripley, Silver Spring, MD: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • The Courts at Spring Mill Station, Conshohoken, PA: Residential
  • Arbor Row, Tysons Corner, VA: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • 909 at Capitol Yard, Washington, DC: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • Jefferson at Sullivan Place, Alexandria, VA: Mixed-use residential/retail
  • 605 Rhode Island Avenue, NE, Washington, DC: Mixed-use residential
  • 899 Maine Avenue, SW, Washington DC: Mixed-use residential
  • Barcroft Apartments, Arlington, VA: Mixed-use, LIHTC renovation and master planning
  • Heritage at Old Town: Mixed-use Residential