Community Involvement

Investment in community

SKK’s residential projects in Elk Grove, Roseville, Folsom and Sacramento have been recognized by numerous, respected agencies and organizations for pioneering designs and incorporating principles of smart growth, including:

  • 2009 Community Services Planning Council People Helping People Award for Executive Leadership
  • SACOG 2005 Regional Business of the Year Award
  • 2005 Comstock’s Vanguard Award
  • 2006 North State Building Industry Achievement Award
  • 2006 Sacramento Business Journal Real Estate Project of the Year and Best Infill Project for 1801 L Street
  • 2007 Sacramento Mutual Housing Association Community Development Award for Smart Growth

Sotiris Kolokotronis was appointed by the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors to the Sacramento Sports Commission and has served on Chairman of the North State Building Industry Association Infill Council.

Since moving to Sacramento from native Greece in 1985, Sotiris has been involved and supportive of many civic, cultural, political and philanthropic organizations. He is currently serving or has served on boards of:

  • Sacramento Metro Chamber
  • CSUS School of Business Administration
  • Education Now!
  • Friends of Light Rail and Transit
  • Midtown Business Association
  • Handle District
  • Salvation Army Advisory Board
  • Sacramento Chapter of Urban Land Institute
  • Sacramento Habitat for Humanity
  • Solar Cookers International
  • St. Michael’s Episcopal Day School
  • Sacramento Urban League
  • Sacramento Symphony Association
  • Families First
  • Youth Development Network
  • Building Industry Association of Superior California

He is also active in Leadership 100, SACTO, Folsom Economic Development Corporation, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church and St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church. His fundraising activities have included American Lung Association, Breathe California, B Street Theatre, Crocker Art Museum, Center for Fathers and Families, Group 7, InAlliance, KVIE, Nonprofit Recourse Center, River City United Soccer Club, Sacramento Children’s Home Crisis Nursery, Sacramento Library, Sacramento Theatre Company, Sacramento Tree Foundation, St. Hope Academy, Shriner’s Hospital, Francis House, San Juan Soccer Club, Urban Design Alliance, St. John’s Shelter and WEAVE.

Sotiris earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Athens, an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley, and was the 2006 University of California, Davis School of Management Executive-In-Residence.