Mr. Altobello has been an Independent Trustee since March 3, 2016. Mr. Altobello has also been an independent director and member of the audit committee of NorthStar Healthcare Income, Inc. since June 2011. As Chairman of Altobello Family LP since October 2000, he has extensive private investment experience in public securities, gas and oil, mutual funds and private equity ventures.
From September 1995 until October 2000, Mr. Altobello was the Chairman of Onex Food Service, Inc., a subsidiary of private equity investor Onex Corp., where he was responsible for board meetings and special client relations. From December 1989 to September 1995, Mr. Altobello served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Caterair International Corporation, an in-flight food service provider that was acquired by Onex Food Service, Inc. in September 1995. From November 1979 to December 1989, he held various managerial positions with the food service management and in-flight catering divisions of Marriott Corporation (NYSE: MAR), including Executive Vice President of Marriott Corporation and President of Marriott Airport Operations Group.
Mr. Altobello began his management career at Georgetown University as Vice President of Administration Services. He is a member of the boards of directors of Arlington Asset Investment Corp. (NYSE: AI), a principal investment firm that invests in mortgage-related and other assets, DiamondRock Hospitality Company (NYSE: DRH), a lodging focused real estate company, Mesa Air Group, Inc., a regional airline and MamaMancini’s Holdings, Inc., a wholesale food manufacturer. Mr. Altobello also served on the advisory board of Hidden Creek Partners until February 2013 and is a trustee of Loyola Foundation, Inc.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Georgetown University in Washington, D. C. and Master of Business Administration from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland.