Lara Compton Joins Milhaus as VP of Investor Relations, Private Clients

May 24, 2022

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Compton’s 20 years of experience in investment management will strengthen and grow Milhaus’ investor distribution.

INDIANAPOLIS (May 24, 2022) – Milhaus, a national award-winning developer, owner and operator of class A, in-fill multi-family properties, announces today that Lara Compton has been hired as Vice President of Investor Relations, Private Clients. With 20 years of industry expertise with private clients, wealth advisors and a high net worth investor base, Compton will be integral in growing Milhaus’ investor portfolio in these same areas.

Compton most recently served as the Director of Marketing at Sterling Partners Equity Advisors. Prior to that role, she was responsible for developing research relationships and increasing sales and distribution efforts at several firms including Brookfield Asset Management, Calamos Investments and DWS Investments. She has a strong background in producing profitable and sustainable business partnerships throughout the broker dealer, insurance and private and regional bank communities.

With Compton’s proven track record scaling investor distribution and showcasing remarkable drive, she will play a pivotal role in the ideation and execution of building Milhaus’ portfolio of stakeholders.

“We are delighted to have Lara join our team and further focus on developing our private client investor channel,” said Tadd Miller, CEO of Milhaus. “We’ve seen significant growth in our private client channels over the last 24 months through our twelve Opportunity Zone funds and other private placements for individual projects. Lara’s extensive knowledge and experience in investor relations and strategic sales is key to the growth of our current and future enhancements in private clients.”

In her role as Vice President of Investor Relations, Private Clients, Compton will be responsible for private investor business strategy, development, fundraising and ongoing relations with the goal of diversifying and enhancing the private client sector – inclusive of wealth advisors and their clients, individual high net worth investors and families, broker dealers and private banks.

“The opportunity to raise capital for an award-winning property development, construction and management company such as Milhaus is thrilling,” said Compton. “I’m looking forward to working alongside the impressive and committed team at Milhaus to provide solutions for the robust clients and communities they serve.”

Compton earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Michigan and has the Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) professional designation. For more information on Milhaus, please visit