Kenneth J. Bacon

Co-Founder and Partner
RailField Realty Partners


Director of Ally since February 2015. Mr. Bacon is the co-founder and a partner of RailField Realty
Partners, a real estate asset management and private-equity firm based in Bethesda, Maryland.
Prior to this, he held a number of leadership positions at Fannie Mae, most recently as Executive
Vice President of the multi-family mortgage business. He retired from Fannie Mae in 2012 following
a 19-year career. Mr. Bacon also held executive positions at Resolution Trust Corporation, Morgan
Stanley & Company, Inc., and Kidder Peabody & Co. He currently serves on the public-company
boards of Comcast Corporation and Welltower, Inc., and on the advisory board of Dominium
Management, a privately held housing development and management company. He previously
served as a director of Bentall Kennedy L.P. until its acquisition by Sun Life Financial of Canada in
2015 and as a director of Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. until its acquisition by Brookfield in 2018.
Mr. Bacon earned a bachelor’s degree from Stanford University, a master’s degree in international
relations from the London School of Economics, and a master’s degree from Harvard Business
School.