Honorary Board Meeting, 2014

Honorary Board

The Honorary Board is a core support group of the Department of Real Estate at Georgia State University whose members are recruited from senior leadership across functional areas of the real estate industry. The energy, wisdom and financial generosity of the Honorary Board are crucial to maintaining and enhancing the relevance of the real estate program to its constituent communities.

Membership

Bill Adams

president
Adams Realtors

Tom Aschmeyer

tom-aschmeyermanaging director
Jefferies LoanCore LLC

John Barton

managing director
HFF

John Beam Jr.

managing director
Hunt Mortgage Group

Richard Bowers

president
Richard Bowers & Company

Mitchell Brannen

chairman and CEO
NAI Brannen Goddard

Michael Brown

senior VP/regional manager
Gilbane Building Company

Gil Burstiner

partner
Hartman Simons & Wood LLP

Rob Carter

COO & president
Westplan Investors

John Chambliss

partner
The Ardent Companies LLC

Andy Chopra

CIO & principal
Banyan Investment Group

Ralph Conti

principal and managing member
RaCo Real Estate Advisors LLC

Philip Curtis

partner
Olmstead, Lynch & Kreutz LLC

Michael Dahmer

senior director
Lee & Associates

John Davidson

John Davidsonsoutheast regional partner
Parmenter

Sim Doughtie

president
King Industrial Realty

Jeffrey DuFresne

president
DuFresne Projects LLC

Ralph G. Edwards Jr.

ralph-edwardsprincipal
EBS Property Investments LLC

John Euart

president
JJ Real Estate Advisors

Kyle Evans

director
South Coast Commercial LLC

Casey Farmer

Pattillo Industrial Real Estate

Jerry France

chairman & CEO
France Media Inc.

James George

James F. George LLC

Robert H. Good

president
The Good Group

Larry Gramlich

partner
Troutman Sanders LLP, Attorneys At Law

Timothy Gunter

president & CEO
Core5 Industrial Partners

David Haddow

president
Haddow and Company

Bill Hargett

development partner
Oxford Properties LLC

Darlene Hawksley

principal
Hawksley Consulting LLC

George Heery, Jr.

founding partner, Heery Brothers
Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s Int’l Realty

Maxine Hicks

partner
DLA Piper LLP

Seabie Hickson

executive vice president
The Brookdale Group

Scott Jackson

CEO
Jackson Corporate Real Estate

Whit Johnson

Whit Johnsondirector of acquisitions & development
Perennial Properties

Derek Kahn

CFO
Brand Properties LLC

Joshua Kamin

esquire
King and Spalding LLP

D. Kimbrough King Jr.

president
Kim King Associates LLC

Dany Koe

Dany Koepresident
AREA GSU

John Lundeen

president
Coro Realty Advisors LLC

Michael McDonald

managing director
Eastdil Secured

Barry McWhirter

president
McWhirter Realty Partners

Rob Metcalf

Rob Metcalfinternational director
JLL Atlanta

Bernard Murphy

senior vice president – business development
Davidson Hotels & Resorts

Sam O'Briant

EVP
Duke Realty

Lance Patterson

founder
Patterson Real Estate Advisory Group LLC

Mazeen Porbandarwala

Mazeen Porbandarwalavice president
Wells Fargo | Commercial Real Estate

Jonathan Rice

SVP
CBRE | Debt and Structured Finance

Kirk Rich

principal
Avison Young

Greg Ryan

managing partner
Cardinal Industrial

Scott Smith

president & CEO
WRS, Inc.

T. Dallas Smith

T. Dallas Smithpresident and CEO
T. Dallas Smith & Company

Preston Snyder

president
Braden Fellman Group

Stan Sonenshine

president
Preferred Real Estate Funds LLC

Ray Uttenhove

executive vice president and market leader
SRS Real Estate Partners

Lisa Ward

SVP & managing director
Core5 Industrial Partners

Dexter Warrior

Dexter Warriorprincipal and chief operating officer
T. Dallas Smith & Company

Jeffrey Warwick

CIO
Compass Real Estate

Kurt Wassenar

vice president
Voya Investment Management

Brad Watkins

EVP and director
State Bank & Trust

Bill Weghorst

EVP & managing director
PMRG

David Zanaty

zanatyprincipal
Zanaty Capital Partners