NAIOP Chicago has seven standing committees responsible for chapter initiatives. These initiatives give the Chapter an opportunity to build on past successes and plan our future as the voice of commercial real estate in the Chicago area.  Learn about our committee structure and then get involved!  Contact NAIOP Chicago today to find out more.

Awards for Excellence

Co-Chairs: Susan Bergdoll (Duke Realty) and Tony Pricco (Bridge Development Partners, LLC)

Developing Leaders

2019 DL Board President: Casey Grant (Duke Realty)
Developing Leaders and University Liaison Co-Chairs: Mike Tenteris (Cushman & Wakefield) and Greg Warsek (Associated Bank)
See the complete list of Developing Leaders Board Members here.

Legislative Affairs

Chair: Taivo Tammaru (Clarius Partners, LLC)


Chair: Steve Groetsema (Bridge Development Partners, LLC)
Committee Members: Maria Alexakis (CIBC), Cory Grusecki (Northern Builders, Inc.), Brian Kling (Colliers International)

Summer Programs

Summer Programs Co-Chairs: Michelle Herrick (J.P. Morgan) and Dan Leahy (NAI Hiffman)


Chair: Jeff Folkmann (Prologis)
Committee Members: Christine Choi Moore (John Hancock Real Estate),  Peter Kelly (Lincoln Property Company), Stephanie Park (CBRE), Adam Showalter (Cushman & Wakefield)


Chair: Susan Bergdoll (Duke Realty)
Committee Members: Brian Kling (Colliers International), Steve Ostrowski (JLL)