Development Associate

Alex joined Element Properties in 2022 eager to support new development projects, with a focus and passion for affordable housing. During his time at Element, he’s helped guide a range of affordable housing projects, including both ground-up developments and renovations throughout the City of Boulder.

Previously, Alex spent a few years in southwestern Colorado with the City of Durango, where he led economic development initiatives and formed public-private partnerships to incentivize affordable housing. Prior to that, he spent four years as an aide to Senator Jon Tester (MT) in Washington, DC.

Alex earned a B.A. in Economics and holds his Master’s in Real Estate from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is currently an active member of the 2022-2023 Boulder County Leadership Fellow program. He enjoys fly fishing, skiing, and spending time outside with his family.

Alex Rugoff