Orange County Transportation Authority

Michael Hennessey

Public Member


Director Michael Hennessey serves as a public member on the Orange County Transportation Authority Board of Directors. He was appointed to the Board in 2011.

Director Hennessey has more than 20 years of experience in the Southern California real estate industry, working in housing and development for redevelopment agencies as well as commercial and residential development companies. He is currently the principal of Hennessey Group, a real estate development and consulting firm. His extensive real estate experience includes the areas of development, real property acquisition, eminent domain, relocation, community outreach, and an intimate understanding of redevelopment law and process.

Director Hennessey holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has taught real estate and real estate appraisal at Rancho Santiago College and Fullerton College.