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

2018 DL Board President: Brett Tomfohrde, NAI Hiffman
Developing Leaders and University Liaison Co-Chairs: Keith Stauber, JLL and Greg Warsek, Associated Bank
See the complete list of Developing Leaders Board Members here.

Legislative Affairs

Chair: Taivo Tammaru, Clarius Partners, LLC


Chair: Mike Tenteris, Cushman & Wakefield
Committee Members: Jeff Folkmann, Prologis Inc. and Peter Kelly, Lincoln Property Company

Summer Programs

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


Chair: Steve Groetsema, Bridge Development Partners, LLC
Committee Members: Christine Choi Moore, John Hancock Real Estate; Cory Grusecki, Northern Builders, Inc.; Adam Showalter, Cushman & Wakefield and Chris Zubel, CBRE, Inc.


Chair: Johnny Carlson, Trammel Crow Company
Committee Members: Ed Harrington, CenterPoint Properties, and Brian Kling, Colliers International