IIUSA’s Board of Directors has general power to control and manage the affairs and property of the Association in accordance with the purposes and limitations set forth in the Certificate of Incorporation. The number of Directors constituting the entire Board after the first annual meeting of the Board of Directors will be thirteen, as established in the IIUSA bylaws.

The Board of Directors are be comprised of the thirteen (13) Members as listed below:

  • 1. President
  • 2. Vice President
  • 3. Secretary – Treasurer
  • 4. Ten (10) Board of Directors Members

Executive Officers

Robert Kraft
Robert KraftPresident (2017-present)
FirstPathway Partners
William Gresser
William GresserVice President (2017-present)
EB-5 New York State Regional Center
Steve Strnisha
Steve StrnishaSecretary-Treasurer (2016-present)
Cleveland International Fund


Eren Cicekdagi
Eren CicekdagiDirector (2018-present)
Golden Gate Global
Rush Deacon
Rush DeaconDirector (2019-present)
Pine State Regional Center
Daniel J. Healy
Daniel J. HealyDirector (2016-present)
Civitas Capital Group
Patrick F. Hogan
Patrick F. HoganDirector (2010-present)
CMB Regional Centers
Joseph McCarthy
Joseph McCarthyDirector (2018-present)
American Dream Fund
Mariza E. McKee
Mariza E. McKeeDirector (2019-present)
Kutak Rock LLP
Al Rattan
Al RattanDirector (2018-present)
Continental Regional Center
David Souders
David SoudersDirector (2015-present)
Todd & Associates
Abteen Vaziri
Abteen VaziriDirector (2018-present)
Brevet Capital Management
Cletus M. Weber
Cletus M. WeberDirector (2015-present)
Peng & Weber



K. David Andersson
K. David AnderssonPresident (2010-2017)
WORC Regional Centers


Robert C. Divine
Robert C. DivineVice President (2010-2017)
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC


Robert G. Honts
Robert G. HontsSecretary-Treasurer (2010-2016)
Texas Lone Star Enterprises Regional Center


Henry Liebman
Henry LiebmanFounding Director (2005-2012)
American Life, Inc.


Tom Rosenfeld
Tom RosenfeldDirector (2011-2017)
CanAm Enterprises


Stephen W. Yale-Loehr
Stephen W. Yale-LoehrFounding President/CEO (2005-2010)
Miller Mayer, LLP

All Officers and Directors shall be elected at a duly called annual meeting of the membership.

All officers shall be elected for one (1) year terms or until replaced by a duly elected replacement officer.

All members of the Board of Directors shall be elected for staggered three (3) year terms with the Directorships with term expiring up for election at that year’s annual meeting.

Only duly authorized members with dues paid and current for the fiscal year in which the annual meeting is conducted are authorized to serve as Officers and/or Directors of the Association, and all duly authorized members in good standing are eligible to vote on all Officer and Director positions; however, at least two Officer positions, including the office of the President, and no less than seven (7) Directorships must be duly authorized Regional Center members in good standing.