Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): January 1, 2019



UDR, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)













(State or other jurisdiction




(I.R.S. Employer

of incorporation)


File Number)


Identification No.)






1745 Shea Center Drive, Suite 200,
Highlands Ranch, Colorado





(Address of principal executive offices)




(Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (720) 283-6120


Not Applicable

Former name or former address, if changed since last report



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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


Effective January 1, 2019, the Board of Directors of UDR, Inc. (the "Company") appointed Jerry A. Davis, the Company’s Senior Vice President – Chief Operating Officer, as President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Davis had been serving as the Company’s Senior Vice President – Chief Operating Officer since February 2013.


Mr. Davis, age 56, joined the Company in March 1989, as Controller and subsequently moved into Operations as an Area Director.   Mr. Davis left the Company in 2001 to serve as Chief Operating Officer of JH Management Co. and rejoined the Company in August 2002 as an operations analyst and was promoted to Vice President, Area Director in September 2004.  In November 2007 he was promoted to Senior Vice President – Property Operations and he became Senior Vice President – Chief Operating Officer in February 2013.  No family relationship exists between Mr. Davis and any of the Company’s directors or executive officers.  The Company has not entered into any new compensation arrangements with Mr. Davis in connection with his appointment.  Mr. Davis is not a party to any transaction required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.





Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.









UDR, Inc.





 January 2, 2019




 /s/ Warren L. Troupe





 Warren L. Troupe





 Senior Executive Vice President