Skyline Champion Corp. has announced that Michael Berman has joined its board of directors, effective today. He also will serve as Skyline’s audit committee chair. Berman brings more than 30 years of combined experience in the real estate and financial industries to Skyline Champion.
“We are extremely excited to have Michael join our board,” said Timothy Bernlohr, Skyline Champion’s chairman of the board of directors. “Michael’s strong financial background in the real estate industry will help drive Skyline Champion towards future growth.”
Berman served as CFO and executive vice president of GGP since December of 2011, until he retired from the company in 2018. He was responsible for GGP’s capital markets, finance, accounting, tax, technology and external communications functions. GGP was a member of Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index and one of the world’s largest real estate companies.
Prior to his role as CFO of GGP, Berman served as executive vice president and CFO of Equity LifeStyle Properties (ELS).
His role with ELS, a leading owner and operator of manufactured home communities, RV resorts and campgrounds in North America, will bring additional industry experience, from a customer’s perspective, to the board of Skyline Champion.