Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate Hosts Second Annual Women in Real Estate Conference

The University of San Diego’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate will host its Second Annual Real Estate Conference Monday, Nov. 5 on USD’s campus.

The conference will feature keynote speaker Leanne Lachman, president of Lachman Associates in New York and an Executive-in-Residence at Columbia Business School; featured speaker Lydia Jacobs-Horton, director of Global Facilities & Real Estate at Procter & Gamble Global Business Services in Cincinnati; and moderator Gail Goldberg, executive director of the Urban Land Institute-Los Angeles and former planning director of the city of San Diego.

Lachman and Jacobs-Horton will address the way in which global demographics are shaping real estate’s future. Goldberg will moderate a discussion on real estate career paths and work-life balance.

The event will begin with breakfast and networking from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. The program will run from 8 to 10 a.m.

To register for the event, go to For questions, contact Diane Gustafson, at or at 619-260-2379.

Founded in 1993, the University of San Diego’s Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate creates exceptional value by advancing the professionalism and practice in real estate through outstanding education, industry support, career services, research and the promotion of socially responsible industry leadership. For more information, visit 

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