Oregon & SW Washington NEXT Committee

Oregon & SW Washington NEXT Committee

The ULI Northwest’s Oregon and SW Washington NEXT Committee is made up of approximately 20 diverse, mid-career industry leaders poised to take on greater leadership roles in their respective industries over the next 10 years. The Next Committee offers individuals the opportunity to strengthen their leadership skills, provides access to key leaders, and deepens their relationship with other ULI Members. The Committee facilitates internal discussions during their monthly meetings around topics affecting them personally, their organizations and the community.


Kurtis Fusaro, Gerding Edlen
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Committee Members:

Adam Matar, Inception Property Group
Adam Siedman, The Concord Group
Adam Taylor, JLL
Alexander Joyce, Fregonese Associates Inc.
Amanda Burnham, Providence Health & Services
Angela Guo, Guardian Real Estate Services
Ashley Offensend, Evergreen Homes
Brad Biddle, Berkadia Commercial Mortgage
Brian Vanneman, Leland Consulting Group
Bryce Payne, HomeStreet Bank
Elia Popovich, Oregon Law Group
Erica Christensen, HFF
Graham Petersen, GeffenMesher
James Santana, Cairn Pacific LLC
Jennifer Bianchini, R&H Construction
Jenny Jenkins, Ankrom Moisan Architects
Joren Bass, Urban Development + Partners
Kerry Hughes, Willamette Stone
Kevin Kaufman, CBRE
Nick Fritel, TMT Development
Nicole Peterson, BRIDGE Housing Corporation
Paul Del Vecchio, Ethos Development
Paul Soper, GBD Architects
PJ Christopher, Port of Portland
Rahim Abbasi, Abbasi Design Works
Scott Kueny, The Mainland Companies
Seth Otto, Maul Foster Alongi
Sky Wolfe, Marsh & McLennan
Tri Tran, Newmark Knight Frank

Interested in getting involved?

The NEXT Committee accepts new members once a year in December. If you are interested in learning more about the group, please fill out an application and introduce yourself. For more details on joining, please see the NEXT Committee Member Commitment and Selection Process.