CREUA 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

CREUA Advisory Board Members

Richard Abramson, B.B.A. 1981
Chair, Real Estate Group
Cole Schotz

Michael Balaban
Principal, msB

Charles K. Bendit, B.B.A. 1975
Taconic Investment Partners

Jeffrey S. Berkes, M.B.A. 1993
President, West Coast
Federal Realty Investment Trust

John B. Brod, B.A. 1973
ABS Partners Real Estate

David Burris, B.B.A. 1979
Terra Holdings

Christopher Capece, B.A. 1995
Senior Development Director

John Cibinic, B.B.A. 1986, M.B.A. 1993
Beekman Advisors, LLC

Kenneth Cohen
Managing Director
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch

Christopher Conlon
Executive VP & COO
Acadia Realty Trust

Alan Davis, B.B.A. 1982
Managing Director
Eastdil Secured

Lee Deutsch, B.A. 1996
National Granite

Michael Edelman, B.B.A. 1989
Administrative Vice President
M&T Realty Capital Corporation

Carol Engel, B.B.A. 1985, M.B.A. 1987
Executive Vice President
Realtime Space LLC

Hossein Fateh, B.B.A 1995, M.S. 1997
Co-founder, Zebra Ventures
Principal, CloudHQ

David Fierstone
SCG Retail

James Flaum
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

Chairman H. Gary Gabriel, B.B.A. 1989
Executive Director
Cushman & Wakefield

Lawrence Gesnler, B.B.A. 1980
Venable LLP

Joshua Gleiber, B.B.A. 1989
GARI Realty Advisors

Jonathan Iger
Sage Realty Group

Stephen Kliegerman, B.B.A. 1989
Halstead Property Development Marketing

Josh N. Kuriloff, B.B.A. 1981
Executive Vice Chairman
Cushman & Wakefield

Jodie W. McLean

Stephen Muller, B.B.A. 2000
Chief Investment Officer
Sumi Properties Group LLC

Glenn Myles
CEO, First Wall Street Capital
Burnham Financial Group

Sharon Oliver, M.B.A. 1982
Meany & Oliver

Evan Pariser, M.B.A. 1982
Senior Managing Director
Holliday Fenoglio Folwer LP

Deborah Ratner Salzberg, B.A. 1975
Forest City Washington

Brian Ray (CCAS) 1994
Senior Managing Partner
Alchemy-ABR Investment Partners

Stuart Romanoff
Vice Chairman
Cushman & Wakefield

Monty Thakur
Director and Owner
Viva Group (India)

Stephen J. Yalof, B.B.A. 1985
CEO and Senior Executive Vice President
Simon Premium Outlets

Ted Zangari, Esq., B.A. 1986
Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

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