As Vice President of Acquisitions at Zillow Group, Shane leads Zillow Offers’s home acquisition strategy, operations, and homebuilder partnership groups. His teams are responsible for pricing and underwriting home offers, defining pricing and buy box strategies within each market, and homebuilder and investor acquisition channels, while optimizing overall capital deployment.
Prior to joining Zillow in 2018, Shane served in several senior leadership roles within Invitation Homes and its predecessors Starwood Waypoint Homes, Colony Starwood Homes and Colony American Homes. Most recently Shane was the Senior Vice President of Finance where he oversaw all accounting, finance, treasury and debt compliance functions while the company expanded from an incubated, zero-asset enterprise, to a $40 billion institutional public platform, within the single-family rental REIT space. Prior to joining the REIT space Shane served in several executive finance roles within other real estate segments including master planned community development and hospitality.
Shane earned a Bachelor of Arts in finance from Iowa State University, as well as a Master of Business Administration from the WP Carey School at Arizona State University.