Property Manager, Parking & Facilities
PHONE 208-384-4264 FAX 208-384-4267
Ben works on projects to maintain and improve parking structures, public streetscapes, The Grove Plaza and Downtown Boise’s 8th Street area. He is responsible for all operations and maintenance functions for the agency-owned, agency-leased, and agency-managed properties and manages the Condominium Associations CCDC belongs to and leads as part of our mixed-use parking facilities. Ben also coordinates all work and improvements in and around the structures with our parking operator. Ben and CCDC are dedicated to helping economic vitality by creating activities and encouraging uses that bring a significant number of potential shoppers and investors to each urban renewal district.
Prior to joining CCDC, Ben worked extensively in the property maintenance field. While serving in the Army he excelled at logistics, repair, and transportation planning. He earned the rank of Captain and served as Second-in-Command of his assigned Troop during his deployment to Iraq during Operation New Dawn.
Ben is a graduate of the U.S. Army Ranger School and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Arts & Sciences with concentrations in chemistry, mathematics and military leadership from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY. A native of Sodus, NY, Houpt recently relocated to Boise from Austin, Texas.