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Advisory Board

Advisory Board

The Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis (CREUA) Advisory Board is charged with leading the strategic planning process to shape a top-ranked center for real estate and urban analysis at the GW School of Business. Members promote the mission of the School through their Advisory Board work and in their own professional lives. The primary function and purpose of the Advisory Board and its members are related to the following areas:

  • Advising and supporting the Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis leaders with regards to curriculum and research
  • Serving as a resource of knowledge and experience for real estate faculty and students
  • Advocating for the advancement of GWSB students, faculty and alumni in real estate
  • Identifying potential new projects and members for the Advisory Board
  • Helping to secure additional resources for the GWSB and the Center

Board Members

Mr. Richard Abramson

Mr. Richard Abramson

B.B.A. 1981

Chair, Real Estate GroupCole Schotz

 

Mr. Mike Balaban

Mr. Mike Balaban

Principal

msb URBAN LLC

Mr. Chalres R. Bendit

Mr. Chalres R. Bendit

B.B.A. 1975

Principal

Taconic Investment Partners

 

Mr. Jeffrey S. Berkes

Mr. Jeffrey S. Berkes

M.B.A. 1993

President, West Coast

Federal Realty Investment Trust

 

Mr. Corey Bialow

Mr. Corey Bialow

B.B.A. 1992

CEO

Bialow Real Estate, LLC

 

Mr. Gary Block

Mr. Gary Block

Chief Investment Officer

The Meridian Group

 

Mr. John B. Brod

Mr. John B. Brod

B.A. (CCAS) 1973

Partner

ABS Partners Real Estate

 

Mr. David A. Burris

Mr. David A. Burris

B.B.A. 1979

Co-Chairman

Terra Holdings (parent company of Brown Harris Stevens)

 

Mr. Christopher Capece

Mr. Christopher Capece

B.B.A. 1995

President

Heatherwood Luxury Rentals

 

Mr. Dino Christoforakis

Mr. Dino Christoforakis

M.B.A. 2011

Head of Transactions, North America

AFIAA-Swiss Foundation for International Real Estate Investments

 

Mr. John M. Cibinic

Mr. John M. Cibinic

B.B.A 1986

M.B.A. 1993

Partner

Beekman Advisors, LLC

 

Mr. Kenneth Cohen

Mr. Kenneth Cohen

Managing Director

Bank of America/Merrill Lynch

 

Mr. Alan Davis

Mr. Alan Davis

B.B.A. 1982

Managing Director

Eastdil Secured

 

Mr. Lee Deutsch

B.A. (CCAS) 1996

Principal

National Granite

 

Ms. Tiffany L. Durr

Ms. Tiffany L. Durr

M.B.A. 2007

Vice President, Community Development Lending & Investment

KeyBank Real Estate Capital

 

Ms. Carol S. Engel

Ms. Carol S. Engel

B.B.A. 1985, M.B.A. 1988

Principal

C.S. Engel & Associates, LLC

 

Mr. Hossein Fateh

Mr. Hossein Fateh

B.B.A. 1995

M.S. 1997

Principal

CloudHQ

Dalian LLC

 

Mr. David Firestein

Mr. David Firestein

Partner

SCG Retail

Mr. James E. Flaum

Mr. James E. Flaum

Managing Director

Morgan Stanley

Mr. H. Gary Gabriel

Mr. H. Gary Gabriel

B.B.A. 1989

Executive Managing Director

Cushman & Wakefield

 

Mr. Joshua D. Gleiber

Mr. Joshua D. Gleiber

B.B.A. 1989

President

GARI Realty Advisors, Inc.

 

Mr. John Green

Mr. John Green

Co-Founder and Managing Principal

Blackstar Real Estate Partners

Mr. Jonathan Iger

Mr. Jonathan Iger

CEO

Sage Realty Corp.

Mr. Michael Katcher

Mr. Michael Katcher

B.B.A. 1991

Vice Chairman

Crushman & Wakefield

 

Mr. Stephen G. Kliegerman

Mr. Stephen G. Kliegerman

B.B.A. 1989

President

Halstead Property Development Marketing

 

Mr. Josh N. Kuriloff

Mr. Josh N. Kuriloff

B.B.A. 1981

Executive Vice Chairman

Crushman & Wakefield

 

Mr. Stephen Muller

Mr. Stephen Muller

B.B.A. 2000

Founder & Managing Principal

Vanadium Group

 

Ms. Sharon Oliver

Ms. Sharon Oliver

M.B.A. 1982

Principal

Meany & Oliver

 

Mr. Evan Pariser

Mr. Evan Pariser

M.B.A. 1982

Senior Managing Director

JLL

 

Mr. David Paul

Mr. David Paul

President and Chief Operating Officer

JBG Smith

 

Mr. Brian Ray

Mr. Brian Ray

B.A. (CCAS) 1994

Managing Partner

Alchemy-ABR Partners

 

Mr. Stuart Romanoff

Mr. Stuart Romanoff

Vice Chairman

Crushman & Wakefield

 

Ms. Deborah Ratner Salzberg

Ms. Deborah Ratner Salzberg

B.A. (CCAS) 1975

Partner

RMS Investment Group, LLC

 

Mr. Monty Thakur

Mr. Monty Thakur

Director & Owner

Viva Group

Represented by Mr. Jeffrey Stoddard, Chief Advisor

 

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