Bernida Chapman serves as the Senior Vice President of Development for BMC. Prior to joining BMC, Bernida was Senior Vice President of Construction & Development at Spectrum Retirement Communities, a national developer, owner, and operator of senior housing. In her nine-year tenure with Spectrum, she led a multidisciplinary team of professionals through the entire development cycle of over 50 senior housing properties across the country. Before Spectrum, Bernida spent ten years as a design-build construction professional with the Opus Group and Catamount Constructors in institutional, office, retail, industrial, and multifamily development. Her diligent coordination, negotiation, planning, and problem-solving have been paramount to her success in nearly $2B of experience as an owner, developer, design-builder, and contractor. Bernida Graduated from Marquette University Opus School of Engineering with Top Honors, receiving her B.S. in Civil Engineering.