Mr. W. Gowder, Jr., CRE

Founder and Partner, Austen & Gowder, LLC
Charleston, SC

Work Phone: (843) 727-2229

Practice Focus: Land use and entitlement, property acquisition and development, infill restoration, historic preservation/land conservation, real property litigation.

Chapter Affiliation: Carolinas

Ms. Judith Amoils, CRE

President, Thinking Strategy: New Paradigms, Inc.
Markham, ON

Work Phone: (416) 305-8765

Practice Focus: Advisor to occupier organizations on aligning real estate and workplace environments with business strategy; special interest in government portfolios

Chapter Affiliation: Canadian

Mr. Jeffrey Beaver, Esq., CRE

Partner, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP
Seattle, WA

Work Phone: (206) 624-8300

Practice Focus: Condemnation and commercial litigation, representing clients in industries such as transportation, timberlands, financial services, and manufacturing.

Chapter Affiliation: Pacific Northwest

Mr. Peter McEnery, CRE

President, The McEnery Company
New Orleans, LA

Work Phone: (504) 274-2701

Practice Focus: Commercial appraisals; brokerage; construction project management; feasibility studies; litigation services-tax, environmental, land use.

Ms. Cassandra Francis, CRE

Principal, KARIATID
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 259-4011

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

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Kenneth Barnes, CRE

Principal, McKee Appraisal
Seattle, WA

Work Phone: (206) 343-8909

Practice Focus: Valuation and market analysis for complex properties.

Chapter Affiliation: Pacific Northwest

Mr. David Dominy, CRE

Managing Director, JLL Valuation & Advisory Services
Houston, TX

Work Phone: (713) 243-3333

Practice Focus: Valuation and counseling for a variety of clients.

Chapter Affiliation: Houston/Gulf Coast

Dr. Will McIntosh, Ph.D., CRE

Global Head of Research, USAA Real Estate
San Antonio, TX

Work Phone: (210) 641-8416

Practice Focus: Real estate investment research, institutional investing; economic, capital market, and market trends; portfolio strategy; market/investment analysis.

Mr. Eugene Blanton, CRE

President, Owner, Landmark Enterprises, Inc.
Charleston, SC

Work Phone: (843) 884-8166

Practice Focus: Site selection, build-to-suit; commercial/industrial/mixed use, competitive market analysis,economic development, community growth patterns, planned use development, construction management.

Chapter Affiliation: Carolinas

Mr. Michel Couillard, CRE

President, CEO, Busac Real Estate
Montreal, QC

Work Phone: (514) 284-0014

Practice Focus: Investment, development and redevelopment of office, commercial and mixed-used properties, property/asset management.

Chapter Affiliation: Canadian

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