We are extremely excited to announce the formation of the Weiser Center for Real Estate Advisory Board. This esteemed collection of champions marks an important step in the evolution of real estate education at Michigan. Together, with their commitment and expertise, we are investing ourselves in creating the most prestigious real estate program in the country. This talented group of people is composed of industry leaders dedicated to creating positive and equitable impacts on built environments. As our program grows, these accomplished individuals will provide both the center and our students with invaluable guidance and influence as we navigate the future, and launch our students to the top of the industry.

2024-2025 Board

Stephan Sakhai

Managing Director, Sovereign Partners

BA ’13

Brett Cooper

Principal, Cosmo Real Estate Partners

BA ’09

Amy Rose

President & CEO, Rose Associates

BA ’89

Gregg Mayer

CEO, Bisnow

BBA ’96

Jason R. Grossman

Co-Managing Partner, Broadview Real Estate Partners

MBA ’97

Sam Beznos

Partner & CEO, Beztak Companies

BA ’00

Tatiana Melamed

Senior Vice President, Acquisitions & Capital Markets, Vornado Realty Trust

BBA ’14

Adam Simon

Managing Director, KKR & Co. Inc.

BA ’06

Jeff Blau

CEO, Related Companies

BBA ’90

John Boyd

Executive Vice President & Principal, Signature Associates

BS & MBA ’84

Gregory Nalbandian

Senior Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle

BA ’93

Sam Schneider

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Imperium Capital

BA ’00

Jonathan Ratner

Managing Director & Head of Investment Management, Madison Capital

BA ’01

Simon Ziff

President, Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group, LLC

Lauren Leach

Managing Director & Real Estate Strategy Lead, KPMG

BA ’06

Lynn Glantz

Head of Investor Relations and Marketing, Castle Lanterra

BA ’00

Eric Friedland

Principal, Friedland Properties

Brian Finerty

Chief Operating Officer, Penzance Real Estate

BBA ’97

Jason Kaufman

Real Estate Developer, Investor & Business Builder, Warner Capital LLC

BBA ’02

Scott Lee

Partner, Famco Investments

MBA ’83

Devin Murphy

President, Philips Edison & Company

MBA ’86

Dror Segal

Co-Managing Partner, Princeton Real Estate Partners

MBA ’16

Tristan Neeb

Finance and Fund Operations Associate, Citymark Capital

BBA ’18

Casey Berman

Founder & Managing Partner, Camber Creek

BA ’07

Jeffrey Quicksilver

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Walton Street Capital

BA ’83

William Stein

Senior Managing Director, The Blackstone Group

BBA ’84

Scott Stewart

Managing Partner, Capitol Seniors Housing

BBA ’85

Shana Weiss

Vice President, Bloomfield Capital

BBA ’08

Leon Walker

Managing Partner, DL3 Realty

BBA ’90

David Zussman

Chief Financial Officer, Related Companies

BBA ’08

Andy Farbman

Owner, Farbman Group/NAI Farbman

BA ’97

Jordan Sasson

Founder & CEO, Sequel Companies

BBA ’08

Randall Shy

Managing Director, Fortress Investment Group

BGS ’93

Bill  O’Connor

CEO, O’Connor Capital Partners

Komal Sankla

Principal, Blackstone

BBA ’17

David  Hirschberg

Managing Director, H.I.G. Capital

Mark Parrell

President & CEO, Equity Residential

BBA ’88

Jason Jarjosa

Managing Partner, Bloomfield Capital

BBA ‘ 96 & MBA ’05

Herb Meyers

Managing Director, Investcorp

BA ’90

Ben Firestone

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Blueprint

BA ’04

Perry Pinto

Chief Investment Officer, Greenlaw Partners

BBA ’92

Bryan Pritchard

Co-Founder & CEO, Tricap Investments

MSE ’00