State of Downtown 2020: Breakout Sessions
Principal, Dunn & Hobbes LLC
Liz Dunn’s Seattle-based real-estate development and property-management company specializes in mixed-use projects in urban village neighborhoods. She is owner of the Cloud Room on Capitol Hill and has played a key role as a community advocate and leader in the campaign to lid I-5. She currently serves on the DSA Board of Directors.
Retail Strategist, Downtown Works
One half of the dynamic duo of Downtown Works, a retail consulting firm, Kelly has more than two decades of experience in retail and restaurants. She has a track record of developing pragmatic, results-garnering strategies and programs for a variety of places, including downtown districts in large cities and small towns, individual urban properties, resort towns and new-urbanist communities.
Director, Urban Strategy & Development, MIG
Kate is currently the director of urban strategy and development for MIG, where she leads strategic efforts for complex urban projects in downtowns, neighborhoods and urbanizing places. She was Seattle’s deputy mayor from 2014-17. Prior to that, she served for 20 years as CEO of the Downtown Seattle Association.
Partner, McCullough Hill Leary, PS
Jack McCullough is a founding principal of the law firm McCullough Hill Leary, PS. He has practiced for 37 years on behalf of landowners, users and developers, emphasizing land-use and real-estate financing and development. In 2015, he brokered Seattle’s “Grand Bargain” on affordable housing. He serves as co-chair of Seattle For Everyone, the multi-interest stakeholder organization supporting its implementation. He is a former DSA Board Chair and currently serves on the Board of Directors.
BioMed Realty, L.P.
Clise Properties, Inc.
Lease Crutcher Lewis
McCullough Hill Leary, PS
Metzler Real Estate
R.C. Hedreen Co.
Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Unico Properties LLC