​Policy Advisory Board

Expert guidance from industry leaders.

We're fortunate to have a policy advisory board (PAB) made up of some of the best minds in real estate today. Comprised of senior business and real estate executives, our PAB provides policy guidance and financial support for the real estate program in the School of Business.

Policy Advisory Board

Staff Liaison  
Stath Karras Executive director, Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate
Ian M. Gill Principal, Highland Partnership
Charles (Charlie) Abdi '83 BBA Principal, Finest City Realty Advisors
Terry Aston Partner, San Diego Self Storage
William (Willy) Ayyad President, United Development Group
Steven (Steve) Black CEO, Cisterra Development
Daniel T. Broderick Regional managing principal, Cushman & Wakefield
Marc Brutten Chairman, Westcore Properties
Malin Burnham Chairman, Burnham Foundation
Barbara R. Cambon Real estate advisor
Anthony (Tony) Carr President, Carlo Development
Brian Caster President and CEO, Caster Properties
Gina Champion-Cain '94 MBA CEO, American National Investments
Dennis S. Cruzan Principal, Cruzan
Lionel R. Deschamps Partner, KPMG
Stephen (Steve) Doyle President, Sandy Point Properties
Emma Epes Partner, EY
Daniel (Dan) Epstein Founder and executive chairman, The ConAm Group
Bradley (Brad) A. Geier Chairman, Merlone Geier Partners
Mark Gleiberman CEO, MG Properties Group
Cory C. Grant Chairman and managing partner, Grant Hinkle & Jacobs
Sherman (Sherm) D. Harmer Jr. President, Urban Housing Partners
Ash Israni Chairman, Pacifica Companies
Vince Kasperick '84 BBA President, AimLoan.com
Paul Komadina '05 BBA Managing director, CBRE
John C. Kratzer President and CEO, JMI Realty
Timothy (Tim) Meissner Principal, Meissner Jacquét Investment Management Services
Vicki Mullins Executive vice president and CFO, Newland Real Estate Group
Daniel (Dan) F. Mulvihill Chairman, Pacific Southwest Realty Services
Harkishan (Harki) Parekh President, HP Investors
Sumeet Parekh Managing partner, HP Investors
Mike Paris Senior vice president, U.S. Bank
Robert (Bob) E. Petersen President and CEO, La Jolla Management Company
James (Jim) P. Previti CEO, Guardian Capital
Matthew (Matt) J. Reno '80 BBA CEO and founder, Reno Contracting
Heather Riley Partner, Allen Matkins
Adam Robinson '01 BBA President, RAF Pacifica Group
Kelly Souza '02 BBA Managing Director, Wells Fargo Multifamily Capital
Terrence (Terry) Tallen Founder and CEO, Tallen Capital Partners
Angelo G. Tsakopoulos, Esq. '94 BA Principal, Tsakopoulos Investments
Michael Whitton Partner, Troutman Sanders
Stephen (Steve) B. Williams Founding principal, SENTRE
Alex F. Zikakis President, Capstone Advisors