Dr. Emil Malizia, Ph.D., CRE

Research Professor, Department of City & Regional Planning, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Work Phone: (919) 259-1439

Practice Focus: Real estate development; Real estate market research

Chapter Affiliation: Carolinas

Mr. Keenan Hughes, CRE

Principal, Phillips Preiss Grygiel Leheny Hughes LLC
Hoboken, NJ

Work Phone: (201) 420-6262

Practice Focus: Planning consultant for private developers and governmental entities, specializing in redevelopment, downtown revitalization and economic development.

Chapter Affiliation: New Jersey

Mr. James Moore, Ph.D., CRE

Principal, Jacobs
Tampa, FL

Work Phone: (813) 610-5888

Practice Focus: Urban redevelopment, infill, mixed-use, and transit-oriented development; urban design, sustainability, life-cycle costing, smart cities.

Ms. Cassandra Francis, CRE

Principal, KARIATID
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 834-4011

Practice Focus: Strategic Advisory Services in Urban Planning, Real Estate, Construction; Civil Commercial Mediation and International Commercial Arbitration

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Dougal Casey, CRE

Principal, Development Metrics Consulting
Osprey, FL

Work Phone: (703) 405-3115

Practice Focus: Real estate investment strategy, and feasibility analysis for office, retail, apartment, and industrial investment.

Mr. Peter Boecher, CRE

Senior Planner, EHRA
Houston, TX

Work Phone: (713) 784-4500

Practice Focus: Urban planning and land development.

Chapter Affiliation: Houston/Gulf Coast

Mr. Wayne Grinnell, CRE

Las Cruces, NM

Work Phone: (575) 521-9123

Practice Focus: Land planning and development, entitlements, valuation support, private and public sector consulting, land use regulation.

Chapter Affiliation: Southwest

Mr. Richard Polton, CRE

Principal, Polton Real Estate Advisory, L.L.C.
Montclair, NJ

Work Phone: (973) 568-0783

Practice Focus: Affordable housing, urban redevelopment, market analysis, eminent domain.

Chapter Affiliation: New Jersey

Mr. Steven Spinweber, CRE

EVP, Real Estate Operations & Development, The Sudler Companies
Chatham, NJ

Work Phone: (973) 257-0700

Practice Focus: Adaptive reuse, feasibility, repositioning and redevelopment; land planning and land management; advisor for all types of real estate transactions.

Chapter Affiliation: New Jersey

Mr. Richard Ward, CRE

Principal, Ward Development Counsel, LLC
St. Louis, MO

Work Phone: (314) 799-1522

Practice Focus: Public-private ventures and urban investment strategies on behalf of corporations, universities, developers and investors, and local governments.

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