Mr. Stephen Friedman, CRE

President, SB Friedman Development Advisors
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 424-4260

Practice Focus: Development consulting for urban and town center projects, development finance, and creation of public-private partnerships.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. James Lee, CRE

Senior Principal, Kensington Realty Advisors, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 315-9652

Practice Focus: Investing for pension funds, foreign investors, high net worth individuals. Currently focusing on consulting with non-profits.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Richard Hanson, CRE

Principal, Avison Young
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 273-4505

Practice Focus: Advises owners, developers, mezzanine lenders and commercial banks in strategies to plan, entitle, recapitalize, reposition or dispose of real estate assets.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. John VanSanten, CRE

Managing Director, Stout
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 752-3384

Practice Focus: Valuation and litigation support related to all types of commercial properties, with a particular specialty in healthcare properties & senior housing.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mrs. Gail Lissner, CRE

Managing Director, Integra Realty Resources - Chicago
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 565-3423

Practice Focus: Consulting, research and appraisals relating to housing in major urban and suburban markets.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Randal Dawson, CRE

Executive Vice President, CBRE, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 233-8685

Practice Focus: Market and feasibility studies, adaptive reuse, certification of construction budgets, litigation support and expert witness testimony.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Kent Steele, CRE

President, National Realty Counselors, Inc.
Pleasant Prairie, WI

Work Phone: (630) 430-3865

Practice Focus: Appraisal, consulting and counseling.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Jules Marling, IV, CRE

CEO and Managing Principal, Capright
Chicago, IL

Work Phone: (312) 337-2322

Practice Focus: Office, industrial, multi-family, and special use projects throughout the U.S. and Latin America.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

Mr. Brian Velky, CRE

Managing Director, RERC, LLC, A Situs Company
West Des Moines, IA

Work Phone: (515) 309-7601

Practice Focus: Independent fiduciary services; valuation management and consulting; investment research.

Chapter Affiliation: Midwest

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