Online Master’s in Real Estate Faculty

The faculty members teaching in the online Master’s in Real Estate program at Georgetown make up an impressive roster of accomplished professionals. Drawing from the worlds of entrepreneurship, private business, nonprofits and government, together they offer you an insider’s view of real estate that is both comprehensive and global.

As a student in the program, you will have the opportunity to learn from these recognized and respected experts. They are more than instructors — they are invaluable resources who can transform your learning experience into a life-changing one.

Heather Arnold

Heather Arnold

As the Director of the Research & Analysis at Streetsense, Ms. Arnold specializes in market analysis, and incentive planning for real estate developers and downtown environments. Ms. Arnold has also conducted numerous market studies for cities across the country, including Philadelphia, Seattle, Washington, DC, Charlotte, Kansas City, Boston and Los Angeles.

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Kathleen Bolger

Kathleen Bolger

Kathleen “Kathy” Bolger serves as Chief Operating Officer of PortfolioFirst Parking Solutions LLC, an international parking asset management firm. She has more than 25 years of experience in parking facility development, feasibility analysis, project management, ongoing operations oversight, contract compliance, and client relations for projects which include hotels; residential, commercial, and mixed-use properties; medical centers; universities; airports; and municipalities.

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Thomas (Michael) Cardman

Thomas (Michael) Cardman

Michael consults as the director of operations and finance for a private real estate development firm in the Washington, DC metro region. He also works for a national engineering consulting services firm. He specializes in deal administration, analysis, and underwriting, capital stack structuring, equity raising, and project optimization to develop large-scale commercial and private residential developments throughout the region.

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Elizabeth Casqueiro

Elizabeth Casqueiro

Elizabeth Casqueiro has 36 years of experience in the global management of real estate corporate assets. She has acquired real estate and managed facilities and projects in all parts of the world, including emerging markets, fragile states and post-conflict markets. She has also overseen project and facilities management for over 100 global corporate offices.

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Lydia Charles

Lydia Charles

Garnering buy-in, attracting long-term human capital, and anchoring creative, resilient communities have been Lydia’s areas of expertise for more than 20 years. Her skill in crafting practical solutions to address systemic obstacles has been utilized by clients including the National Trust for Historic Preservation Main Street Center, Washington DC Deputy Mayor's Office for Planning and Economic Development, and the Smithsonian Institution, Cultural Tourism DC, and the City of Jackson, Miss.

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Kimberly Connelly

Kimberly Connelly

Kimberly Connelly serves jointly on the Real Estate and Urban & Regional Planning programs' faculties and is vice president of Sustainability at JBG SMITH. Connelly is an industry thought leader in the green building movement and has over 25 years of experience in the construction industry. She specializes in advancing the practices of green building development and corporate social responsibility.

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James Dalkin

James Dalkin

James R. Dalkin is a lecturer in accounting and finance and co-creator of the Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate program at Georgetown University. A certified public accountant, Mr. Dalkin was the recipient of Georgetown’s Tropaia award for outstanding teaching in 2013.

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Darvin Darvitian

Darvin Darvitian

Darvin is a seasoned business lawyer with over 15 years of experience representing clients ranging from startups to publicly held companies. Over the years, Darvin has advised clients in a wide variety of business matters and transactions, with transaction volume totaling over $4 billion in value.

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Dietmar Georg

Dietmar Georg

Dietmar Georg has been involved in cross-­border European-­American real estate investing for 30+ years. In October 2000, he co-­founded GLL Real Estate Partners GmbH, a fast-growing institutional investment management firm headquartered in Munich.

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Ed Harding

Ed Harding

Ed Harding has 26 years of experience in various finance, accounting, and leadership roles. His unique background includes positions at Alex. Brown Incorporated (accounting & finance), Constellation Energy Group (mergers and acquisitions; valuation), Citi (valuation of closely held businesses; financial planning for high net worth clients), Colonial Electric (CFO for growing family construction business), and JPB Partners (private equity; real estate; outsourced CFO).

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Mark Hunter

Mark Hunter

Mr. Hunter is currently the controller for the National Housing Trust in Washington DC. Previously, Mr. Hunter was the CFO for global operations for a major international economic and infrastructure development organization where he was awarded the Distinguished Honor Award.

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Alic Kelso

Alic Kelso

Alic Kelso works as a portfolio manager at Spaulding & Slye Investments based in Washington D.C. and previously worked for Spirit Realty Capital Inc. (NYSE: SRC) as an asset manager for a portfolio valued at $8 billion comprised of retail, industrial and office assets.

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Louis Kiang

Louis Kiang

Louis Kiang serves as development director at Enterprise Homes Inc. Prior to Enterprise Homes, Louis developed biotech facilities for major research universities and hospitals across the lower 48 states and Hawai'i.

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Glen Lambinicio

Glen Lambinicio

Glen is an investment advisor in the private client group at Brown Advisory, where he is a member of the team that manages over $2 billion in assets. Prior to Brown Advisory, Glen was the head trader and a junior portfolio manager at Beaty Haynes & Associates Inc., where he was a member of the investment research team and supervised the firm’s systems technology.

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Eric Lindner

Eric Lindner

Eric Lindner’s career has spanned several fields and continents. He was chair and CEO of Colonial Parking Inc., DC’s largest parking company, and co-founder of PCP, Poland’s largest parking company, which he sold to a Belgian conglomerate.

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Andrew Manley

Andrew Manley

Andrew Manley has over 25 years of broad-based real estate experience in both advisory and principal roles. His background includes extensive transactional experience, including more than $8.5 billion in debt and equity investments, asset and loan sales, and loan acquisitions.

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Jonathan Motlagh

Jonathan Motlagh

Jon’s eclectic background spans military service, tech-sales, buy-side brokerage, development, and asset management. Currently, he serves as an advisor and asset manager to the Department of the Army regarding their Military Housing Privatization Initiative.

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Roger Pao

Roger Pao, JD

Roger Pao, JD, is an attorney and educator with extensive experience in online education and an interest in dynamic, innovative pedagogies. He is currently Assistant Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies at the New England College of Business and Finance.

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Eugene Parker

Eugene Parker

Gene is the chief operating officer at Greenberg Gibbons Commercial. Prior to his roles with Greenberg and Rosso, Gene spent 26 years with Continental Realty Corporation, including 10 years as president.

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Robert Rajewski

Robert Rajewski

Robert “Bob” Rajewski is a real estate practitioner with over 25 years of real estate experience. His experience spans appraisal, lending and development, which provide a unique experience in the classroom.

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Michelle Rudd

Michelle Rudd

Michelle Rudd, CPA is a vice president and business services officer at BB&T Inc. Michelle is an accomplished professional in the real estate industry, with over 15 years of experience serving a variety of real estate investors, owners and investors.

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Eugene E. Tibbs, Junior

Eugene E. Tibbs, Jr.

Eugene E. Tibbs, Jr. is chairman of the Commercial Real Estate and Hospitality practice groups at Asmar, Schor & Mckenna PLLC. Mr. Tibbs concentrates his practice on real estate acquisitions, financings, development, and dispositions with an emphasis on hospitality and multi-family transactions.

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Rachel Toker

Rachel Toker

Rachel Toker is founder and president of Urban Ecosystem Restorations Inc. Ms. Toker has over 15 years of experience in commercial and multi-family real estate development, public-private partnerships, revitalizing underserved urban areas, and sustainability initiatives, including the development of green residential and commercial uses.

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Karl Voglmayr

Karl Voglmayr

Karl is the founder and managing member of a Washington, DC-based real estate development company specializing in the construction of single-family homes and multi-unit restorations of historical buildings in the region. Karl began his real estate career more than 30 years ago as a superintendent for Trammell Crow. He became one of the youngest project managers in company history before founding Washington Landmark 25 years ago.

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Howard Ways

Howard Ways, AICP

Howard Ways has over 20 years of urban planning and real estate development experience and has managed over $900 million of real estate and public facilities projects. Currently he is the COO for a local transportation agency of 1,100 employees. With nearly 660 employees under his authority, Howard is responsible for the maintenance of the infrastructure in the nation’s capital. He is also the founder of 4P Development, LLC, a real estate advisory firm that works with mission driven community based organizations.

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Glenn Williamson

Glenn Williamson

Glenn Williamson is the Faculty Director for the Georgetown Master’s in Real Estate Program and the owner and managing director of Amber Real Estate LLC, an international real estate advisory firm specializing in emerging markets in Washington DC and across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). Over the past 17 years, he has represented US and European investors seeking to enter CEE markets and advised individuals, corporations and non profit organizations with the finance, development and disposition of office, hotel and mixed-use properties.

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Keyia Yalcin

Keyia Yalcin

Keyia Yalcin is the founder and owner of The Yalcin Group and Fishnet restaurant in Maryland. The Yalcin Group was started in 2007 with the acquisition of a Washington D.C multi-unit and a recession on the horizon. It is has since grown to include multiple divisions including development, management and handyman services.

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