The Member Education Committee is responsible for identifying topics and speakers to create high quality breakout sessions for the annual convention. The term of service will be one year, from October 1 through the convention the following year (likely September or October).
Because this committee is responsible for developing robust content from multiple disciplines and various industry perspectives, there is criteria in place to ensure we have a diverse group of experienced committee members to collaborate with on breakout sessions. Please be sure to read the following committee charge as you consider your application for this committee.
Committee members should have the following qualities:
- Expertise and knowledge in a specific area or asset class of commercial real estate (e.g., office, industrial, mixed-use, hospitality, retail, lending, private equity, capital markets, leasing, etc.);
- A network of executive thought-leaders in the industry that can be tapped for speaking roles;
- Global perspective and ability to envision sessions that are innovative and forward-looking;
- Ability to participate in one planning meeting in-person annually;
- Willingness to attend annual convention and participate as a “listener” to observe sessions and excursions; and
- Willingness and ability to attend the convention being planned.
Member education and professional development are cornerstones of CREW Network’s strategic plan. The Member Education Committee’s work will require high-level, pro-active thought leadership to create innovative industry programs and exceptional breakout sessions for our members.
Term of service
The term of service will be one year, from September through the convention the following year (likely September or October).
The recruitment process takes place from mid-June to mid-July. Members of this committee are appointed by the CREW Network board of directors in the summer, for work on the following year's convention.
Principal Analyst, LightBox
Principal, SL Taylor Investments, LLC
CREW Network Board Liaisons
Studio Director | Workplace, Gensler
Partner, Armstrong Teasdale LLP
Senior Project Manager, BW Design Group
Real Estate Manager, Meijer Inc.
Vice President - Interiors, Holder Construction Company
Chief Financial Officer, Redgate
Director of Marketing, Cornerstone Companies, Inc.
Vice President, CBRE, Inc.
Director, Retail Investments, QuadReal Property Group
Principal, Progressive AE
SVP, Global Retail Design & Strategy, Citi
Principal, Wells & Associates, LLC
Shareholder, Roetzel & Andress LPA
Senior Director, Client Strategy Consulting, CBRE | Heery
Partner, Municipal, Planning & Land Development Group, Miller Thomson LLP
Executive Director of Marketing Strategy, KSS Architects
Principal, Beyond the Buildings Ltd.
CREW Network Staff Liaisons
Chief Learning Officer, CREW Network
CEO & CREW Network Foundation President, CREW Network
Member Education Committee Community
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