The Urban Land Institute-San Francisco Names Elliot R. Stein Executive Director Leading Global Real Estate Association’s Second Largest Chapter.
The Urban Land Institute-San Francisco, the non-profit organization of land-use professionals, announced today the appointment of Elliot R. Stein as Executive Director effective May 7, 2012.
Established in 1936, the Urban Land Institute is a nonprofit education and research institute with nearly 28,000 members worldwide, dedicated to providing leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities. With over 1,800 members across the Bay Area, ULI San Francisco represents the group’s second- largest district council, and geographically includes much of Northern California.
“We are very pleased and fortunate to have Elliot as our Executive Director,” states Mike Jameson, Chairman of ULI San Francisco and an executive at Prudential Real Estate. “Elliot has been a tremendous supporter of the District Council for many years and his experience, intelligence and strong leadership capabilities will add great value to the organization.”
“After many years as a ULI member and volunteer, I’m delighted to be moving into the role of Executive Director,” said Stein. “With so many vital land use and related issues facing Northern California’s communities, ULI will continue to be a key player in knowledge sharing and helping to find solutions.”
Stein has been a senior real estate advisor providing real estate and urban economic consulting services to private and public sector clients. He has over 30 years experience in the real estate industry including leadership roles at CB Richard Ellis, Ernst & Young and KPMG.
He advised governmental agencies, developers and investors on economic and financial aspects of development and redevelopment. His broad base of experience also includes assisting companies and institutional organizations with needs related to planning for expansion or contraction, site selection, and reuse of surplus properties.
Actively involved with ULI San Francisco since 1995, Stein has served in a volunteer capacity on the district council sponsorship committee, the management committee, and as ULIsf treasurer. Nationally, Elliot participates on the ULI Sustainable Development Council.
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