Monthly Archives: May 2019

ULI Atlanta Member Spotlight: Kyle Reis, Principal, Director of Planning at Cooper Carry

From planning communities to planning soccer drills, we spoke with Reis about his passion for design, involvement in ULI and giving back to the next generation. by: The Wilbert Group When it comes to Kyle Reis’ career success, there’s no separating nature versus nurture. Considering he has a twin brother who works as a real estate attorney, Reis’ passion for urban land may be in his genes. Either way, his eagerness to learn about construction and design dates back as far as he can remember as a kid in the … Read More

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Fostering Interdisciplinary Connections To Advance Atlanta

A Participant’s Perspective On ULI’s Center For Leadership Jessica Florez, Perkins+Will By Jessica Florez, Perkins+Will Since moving to Atlanta in 2000, the city has been home and the base of my career as an urban designer.  While I’ve participated in major projects here such as the Turner Field Neighborhoods LCI and the District 3 Westside Revive, my work has taken me everywhere from Kentucky to Kuwait.  Still, it wasn’t until participating in the Urban Land Institute’s Center for Leadership program in Atlanta that I got a full appreciation for the unique future which our … Read More

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ULI Atlanta showcases Chattanooga!

Believe it or not, Chattanooga is part of ULI Atlanta’s geography which includes 1400 members across the entire state of Georgia, Alabama, and Eastern Tennessee. When a group of dedicated ULI members begin discussing the possibility of hosting an event showcasing Chattanooga – ULI Atlanta jumped at the chance to profile the parks and public real investments made in there, as the city reinvents itself through major projects such as the 21st Century Waterfront Plan and recently its renewed City Center at Miller Park. With Chattanooga committed to focusing on … Read More

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