Anthony Morlando

Director, Diocesan Properties, Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte Anthony is a registered Architect and LEED-AP with over 28 years of experience in all phases of design, construction, and real estate development. He is a highly dedicated, detail oriented professional offering solid experience in the efficient execution of Architectural and Development objectives. He is Focused – […]

Anne R. Lloyd-Jones, CRE

Senior Managing Director, Director of Consulting & Valuation, HVS Anne R. Lloyd-Jones, CRE, is Senior Managing Director and Director of Consulting & Valuation of HVS, a premiere global hospitality consulting firm. Since 1980, HVS has provided various consulting services for over 20,000 hotels worldwide. HVS operates out of over 25 offices in 12 countries. Since […]

James Lee, CRE

Senior Principal, Kensington Realty Advisors, Inc. James S. Lee, CRE is Senior Principal and co-founder of Kensington Realty Advisors, Inc., an SEC-registered investment advisor providing real estate investment management, advisory and financial services to major pension funds, financial institutions, off-shore investors and high net worth individuals.  Kensington began operations in 1991. Mr. Lee oversees much […]

Steven D. Leader, CRE EMERITUS

Steven D. Leader, CRE EMERITUS, FRICS possesses over 50 years of diversified real estate counseling expertise in the areas of acquisitions, dispositions, market and financial analysis, asset management, joint venture structuring, debt and equity placement and urban planning.  Mr. Leader has served as real estate consultant on notable large-scale, multi-purpose developments, both domestically and abroad.  […]

John Cameron

Captain, U.S. Coast Guard (Retired) Executive Director, Charleston Branch Pilots Association As Executive Director of the Charleston Branch Pilots, Captain Cameron directs harbor pilot operations serving all trade through the Port of Charleston, and manages government and industry affairs. As an independent consultant, he offers expert admiralty witness testimony, and serves as a maritime advisor […]

Jonathan Avery, CRE

Principal, Avery Associates Jonathan Avery is the founding principal of Avery Associates, a real estate counseling and valuation company, located in Acton, Massachusetts. Since 1979 the company has provided a wide range of advisory, analytical and valuation assignments for domestic and global private, public and institutional clients.  In addition to being a CRE, he is […]

Dan Battista

Senior Vice President, Lowe Dan is responsible for Lowe’s hospitality, master planned resort communities and commercial development and investment activities in the southeast U.S. and Caribbean. He is involved in all aspects of the development process including sourcing projects, securing entitlements, working closely with the construction and sales and marketing teams and transitioning projects from […]

Rik Willard

Founder, Agentic.Ventures Rik Willard is the Founder of Agentic Ventures, a federation of over fifty blockchain and exponential technology companies worldwide. Based in New York City, Agentic is a thought leader in the emerging discipline of Exonomic Applications — the use of blockchain-based token ecosystems as extra-platform economic vehicles for consumer engagement, community development, financial […]

Elaine M. Worzala, Ph.D., CRE

Director of the Carter Real Estate Center, College of Charleston Dr. Elaine Worzala, CRE, FRICS is the Director of the Carter Real Estate Center at the College of Charleston. She got all three of her degrees (doctorate, masters and undergraduate) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.   She is an active member of several academic associations as well […]

Kathleen Rose, CRE

President and Chief Executive Officer, Rose & Associates Southeast, Inc. Ms. Rose is President and Chief Executive Officer of Rose & Associates Southeast, Inc. Ms. Rose combined decades of experience as a development expert and real estate analyst to build a unique consulting practice which assists public, private and institutional clients in market feasibility, project […]

The Counselors of Real Estate®, established in 1953, is an international group of high profile professionals including members of prominent real estate, financial, legal and accounting firms as well as leaders of government and academia who provide expert, objective advice on complex real property situations and land-related matters. Membership is selective, extended by invitation only. The organization’s CRE® (Counselor of Real Estate) credential is granted to all members in recognition of superior problem solving ability in various areas of real estate counseling. For more information, contact The Counselors of Real Estate