team

Serving a unique purpose. Meet the hardworking team behind EquityPlus.

Avram Fechter

Managing Director

Before co-founding EquityPlus, Mr. Fechter worked for the District Government underwriting and closing over $400 million in LIHTC and NMTC financed projects while deploying $3 million of 9% LIHTC Allocation and $80 million of District Government loans. Mr. Fechter has closed over $800 million in NMTC/HTC/LIHTC financing and has served as an NMTC Allocation Application reader for the CDFI Fund. Mr. Fechter has a Masters Degree in Public Policy from Rutgers University. He lives in Aldie, Virginia with his wife, Linnea, and two children, Alana and Evan.

Tim McCarty

Managing Director

Tim McCarty has closed over $400 million in NMTC/HTC/LIHTC financing and managed the development of over $110 million in commercial and residential real estate on the behalf of public and non-profit clients. Mr. McCarty is a former F-14 U. S. Naval Flight Officer with a BSEE from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from University of Virginia's Darden Business School.

Carol Noland

Senior Vice President

Carol Noland joined EquityPlus in 2013. Ms. Noland has closed over $100 million in NMTC/HTC/LIHTC financing and is our in-house expert on compliance and reporting requirements for the various financing programs utilized by EquityPlus. Having previously supervised a staff of 10, Ms. Noland utilizes her exceptional management and organizational skills to streamline the closing process for our partner organizations. Ms. Noland is a Board Certified Veterinary Nurse and has a B.S. from Mount Ida College.

Ben Miller

Senior Advisor

Throughout his 19+ year career, Ben Miller has been involved in the financing, acquisition, rehabilitation, management and disposition of approximately $2B in commercial real estate assets nationwide. His financing experience includes the use of conventional debt and equity, NMTC, LIHTC, tax-exempt bonds and Historic Tax Credits. Ben holds a B.A. in History from Denison University and an M.B.A from the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.