As Chief Executive Officer and founding partner of FTK, Jim is not only the CEO but the visionary leader of the company. In 2001, along with Mark Frazier, Mr. Goodman founded FTK Interests LLC, a company serving as a real estate investment and rehabilitation vehicle. An ever-expanding array of services resulted in the company soon evolving into FTK Construction Services, FTK Disaster Services, FTK Development and FTK Roofing. With a focus on acquisitions consulting and construction management services, FTK Interests LLC continues as one of the premiere construction and renovation companies nationwide, with projects spanning 34 states to date. Jim is recognized as and has testified as an expert witness in construction litigation remediation cases.

With over 25 years of experience in the Affordable/LIHTC and Multifamily industries, Jim launched his career with R&B Enterprises/Oakwood Worldwide in the Dallas/Houston market by successfully managing a six-property portfolio, then soon adding four additional rehab projects. In 1992, Jim moved to National Housing Partners (NHP) to oversee a challenging Southern California portfolio in need of extensive rehabilitation, then assumed responsibility of a 3,200-unit Southwest portfolio with them. In October of 1996, Jim joined Pinnacle Realty Management Company in the position of Investment Manager. There he successfully completed several sizeable renovations projects in St. Louis and Dallas, while managing a large portfolio throughout the Mid-West. Recruited as Regional Vice President for Boston Financial Property Management in September of 1998, Jim immediately took on the responsibility for property management in the Southern United States, managing over $31mm in capital improvement projects. Over 14 years of experience managing and renovating multifamily and commercial buildings provided an ideal platform from which to launch a company specializing in service to those industries.

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