There are many ways for members to engage in the work of ULI Nashville. One of those ways is to volunteer to serve on one of our issue Action Councils, Initiatives or Management Committees. If you are interested in more information or getting involved in any of these opportunities, please email Rose at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PROGRAM COMMITTEE – Katy Sheesley (GHP Environmental + Architecture), Chair
The Program Committee is responsible for selecting and helping plan various events and programs hosted by ULI Nashville.
MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE – Erin Hughes (Waller), Chair
The Membership Committee is responsible for ensuring membership retention and growth in ULI Nashville.
WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE STEERING COMMITTEE AND SUB-COMMITTEES – Susan Marlow (Stantec) and Cherie Akers (Stantec), Co-Chairs
The Mission of the ULI Nashville Women’s Leadership Initiative is to provide professional development opportunities for women, raise the visibility of the accomplishments of women and increase the number of women leaders in ULI and its member industries.
WLI STUDIO AFTER DARK – Tara Myers (ESa) and Laura Beene (ESa), Co-Chairs
WLI(brary) – Casey Estanilao (Hastings), Chair
NEXT STEERING COMMITTEE AND SUB-COMMITTEES – Terry Hughes (One Public Square) and Matt Nicholson (Turner Construction Company), Co-Chairs
The ULI Nashville NEXT initiative provides opportunities to identify, connect, and elevate the next generation of leaders from mid-career professionals age 35 to (approximately) 45 years.
NEXT LUNCH WITH A LEADER – James Morrison (Barton Malow), Chair
NEXT COHORT PROGRAM – Laura Hudson (Cushman Wakefield), Chair
YOUNG LEADERS (YL) GROUP STEERING COMMITTEE – Kaitlin Dastugue (Rebuilding Together Nashville), Chair
ULI Nashville Young Leaders Group is organized to serve the specific goals of our ULI members under the age of 35. To serve YLG’s interest in career development, mentorship, and networking, YLG offers special programs and events.
YL MENTOR COMMITTEE – Nathan Oliver (Hawkins Partners, Inc.) and Katie Rudowsky (Kiser + Vogrin Design), Co-Chairs
YL POP-UP PROJECT TOURS – Brett Diaz (Paragon Group), Chair
YL DEVELOPMENT 101: The Series STEERING COMMITTEE – Kelly Hiett (CESO, Inc) and Brandon Mason (Colliers), Co-Chairs
SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE – Chip Bratten (Global Business Development Consultant), Chair
The Sponsorship Committee is responsible for the solicitation of and service to our vital District Council sponsors. ULI Nashville depends on the generosity and support of its Founding Sponsors, Event Sponsors, and all sponsors going forward.
COMMUNICATIONS/MARKETING COMMITTEE – Nancy DeKalb (DeKalb Communications), Chair
The Communications/Media Committee is responsible to help with marketing and communicating information about ULI Nashville, the organization and its program events.
ULI NASHVILLE EXCELLENCE IN DEVELOPMENT AWARDS COMMITTEE – Rose Faeges-Easton (ULI Nashville), Chair
Issue Action Councils
CAPITAL MARKETS – Jody Moody (The Mathews Co.), Chair
BUILDING HEALTHY PLACES – Cyril Stewart (Cyril Stewart, LLC), Chair
HOUSING – Patrick Gilbert (Gresham Smith) and Jennifer Carlat (Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce), Co-Chairs
ULI Nashville Initiatives
CIVIC LEADERSHIP FORUM (more information) – John Gore (Barge Cauthen and Associates), Chair
The mission of the ULI Nashville Civic Leadership Forum is to build Nashville’s best future by enhancing the dialogue and understanding between local decision-makers and the land use and development community. The work of the ULI Nashville CLF reinforces the timeless value that strong communities are built through mutual understanding, productive communication, and good partners.
ULI Nashville CONNECT: New Member Conversations and Orientation
CONNECT is a ULI Nashville program offered specifically for its new and ‘new-ish’ members. Learn about ULI Nashville programs, initiatives, engagement and member-networking opportunities; as well as other valuable ULI benefits available only to members. Meet some fellow ‘new’ members and District Council leadership while learning about ULI, ULI Nashville, and how to find value in membership.
Collaborations with community groups and interests such as Walk Bike Nashville, Nashville Civic Design Center, ReBuilding Together Nashville, Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, and more.