As CEO, Henry oversees company operations and strategic planning. In 1994, he recognized Seattle’s SODO neighborhood as an area ripe for change and developed an investment strategy executed over 25 years to acquire and manage strategically located properties for future development.
In 1996, Henry founded American Life, Inc. — one of the first companies in the United States to employ the EB-5 visa category to finance real estate development.
Henry has more than 20 years of experience in real estate law and immigration law and more than 30 years’ experience in commercial real estate management and investment. He has served as Managing Partner of Coe Nordwall Liebman, LLC. Henry also founded the Northwest International Bank and served as its first board chairman
Henry is frequently invited to speak on business and immigration topics at organizations throughout the United States and abroad. Additionally, he authored The Immigration Handbook, which has been published in the U.S., Spain, and the United Kingdom.
Henry earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Washington in 1973 and received his Juris Doctor degree from The University of Puget Sound in 1980. His experience in immigration law, finance, and real estate is both extensive and eclectic and provides particular value to INSODO and its investors.
Dr. Heideh Eftehari
Dr. Heideh Eftehari is responsible for all marketing functions including market research, branding, public relations, advertising, social media and outreach efforts utilizing web and technology-based platforms. An innovative, highly successful entrepreneur, Heideh offers an extensive background in creating, operating and scaling businesses from the ground up. By training, she is a general dentist with degrees in business management from Seattle University and a DDS from the University of Washington. She closed her dental practice in 2015 to concentrate on real estate development. “You start with a raw piece of land where the possibilities seem endless, develop a vision and work with the right people to make concept a reality. It can be magical.” Heideh energizes and empowers everyone around her to be the best version of themselves, excel in their fields of interest and maintain a healthy balance between work and life.
Darrell Sanders is the Managing Director of Investment Programs at American Life, Inc. overseeing investment by foreign nationals into ALI’s EB5 program. He works globally promoting foreign investment into American Life’s real estate developments and oversees the team of professionals at American Life dedicated to support and service of its nearly 3,000 investors.
Mr. Sanders has over 20 years of experience in investment-based US immigration and commercial real estate. He has been affiliated with American Life since its inception in 1996. Prior to joining ALI, Mr. Sanders was the Founder and President of Pacific Rim Acquisitions, Inc. a U.S.-based consulting firm which assisted foreign investors who wished to acquire businesses and real estate in the United States.
Molly Biell manages AmericanLife’s investor accounts and works with immigration attorneys to file their immigration petitions. Before joining AmericanLife in 2015, Molly served as the Sales Desk Lead at Bishop, Marshall and Weibel, P.S. She worked with mortgage lenders and vendors to coordinate real estate auctions. Molly is a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago, Illinois.