Francis joins PulteGroup from Richmond American Homes, where he served as Division President for Northern California. He has also held roles with Fielding Homes in Charlotte and Raleigh, and with Standard Pacific Homes. During his 10-year tenure with Standard Pacific Homes, Francis held various leadership positions in the Carolinas, including President for the Charlotte Division. Leveraging his strong financial and process orientation background, Francis played a vital role in positioning Standard Pacific as a top-five builder in both the Charlotte and Raleigh markets, as well as creating an award-winning work environment.
“Steve has an outstanding track record in the homebuilding industry, with an especially impressive level of achievement in the Charlotte market,” said Greg Huff, PulteGroup Southeast area president. “I’m confident his experience and capabilities, combined with those of the talented members of the PulteGroup team, will allow the Charlotte Division to capitalize on extraordinary opportunities in the coming months and years.”
Francis earned his B.A. in Accounting from Marshall University and his M.A. in Accounting from Virginia Tech.
About PulteGroup, Inc.
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM), based in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of America’s largest homebuilding companies with operations in approximately 50 markets throughout the country. Through its brand portfolio that includes Centex, Pulte Homes, Del Webb, DiVosta Homes and John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, the company is one of the industry’s most versatile homebuilders able to meet the needs of multiple buyer groups and respond to changing consumer demand. PulteGroup conducts extensive research to provide homebuyers with innovative solutions and consumer inspired homes and communities to make lives better.
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