Monthly Archives: March 2019

Member Spotlight on ULI Atlanta’s Next Chair, Lisa Gordon

by The Wilbert Group From real estate to relationship advice, we spoke with Gordon about her tried-and-true work ethic, passion for helping others and where to find her outside of the boardroom. As President and CEO of Atlanta Habitat for Humanity, Lisa Y. Gordon knows the value of sweat equity. On Tuesday following Daylight Saving Time, Gordon woke at 5 in the morning for a workout, which really felt like 4 a.m. “It’s a beautiful day in Atlanta,” she said on a call later the same day. “It’s a busy … Read More

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ULI Atlanta CFL Class Of 2019 MTAP Projects Focus On Affordable Housing, Redevelopment Opportunities, And Revitalization And The Flint River

By: Sheba Ross, co-chair of ULI Atlanta’s mTAP program The Center for Leadership (CFL), a program of the Urban Land Institute’s Atlanta District Council (ULI Atlanta), has a mission to cultivate leadership and life-strategy skills by teaching emerging leaders in real estate and land use how the Atlanta region gets built. One of the pivotal aspects of CFL is the Mini Technical Assistance Panel (mTAP) which is essentially a capstone project. Here, participants are divided into smaller groups to offer free technical assistance to public agencies and nonprofit organizations that have a … Read More

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