A Team Of Experts
The principals of New Atlantic have over 60 years of combined experience in development and have completed some of the area's most innovative affordable housing and mixed-used development projects.  They have a very successful track record and are known for their ability to solve complex physical, financial and legal problems which would otherwise make a project infeasible.

Key Staff Members

Peter Roth, Founder and President

Peter Roth started New Atlantic Development after gaining a wealth of experience in community development, housing and adaptive re-use.  Trained at MIT in architecture and real estate development, he has national experience in the area of industrial redevelopment, and has focused most recently on urban mixed-income housing and adaptive re-use.  In addition to his development activity, Peter Roth teaches in the Master's degree program in Real Estate Development at MIT, and serves on the Board of Directors of several non-profit organizations.  He is the currently chair of the Boston Preservation Alliance, a non-profit education and advocacy organization commited to preserving Boston's unique sense of place.

Bill Madsen Hardy, Chief Operating Officer

Bill Madsen Hardy is a real estate development and urban planning specialist with a strong background in affordable housing, historic preservation and economic development.  His experience prior to coming to New Atlantic included managing development projects for a non-profit CDC in Cambridge, Massachusetts and as a planning and development consultant in Detroit, Michigan.  He has managed the development of over 1,200 units of affordable and mixed-income housing and several commercial/retail properties. 

Brian Goldson, Director of Construction

Brian Goldson was trained in architecture at Roger Williams University.  He brings ten years of experience in architecture and construction management to New Atlantic Development.  He has worked in all aspects of housing, including assisted living and affordable housing; historic tax credit projects are an area of particular expertise.  Brian Goldson oversees both the contractor and the architect in his role as Director of Construction.

Margaret Kruse, Office Administrator

Margaret Kruse serves as New Atlantic's Office Administrator and is responsible for maintaining the books for New Atlantic and all of its subsidiaries.  She also handles payroll, employee insurance plans, investment plans, and provides general support to the company principals.