Benefits That Last a Lifetime

Through the Associate Leadership Council (ALC), commercial real estate professionals come together over 10 months to attend leadership development programs and lunches, receive personalized training with a professional executive coaching firm and implement a community service project. The education, network and experience gained in this relatively short timeframe has a tremendous positive effect on participants’ careers for years to come.

ALC Class of 2018

Selection Criteria

Commercial real estate professionals between 27 and 37 years old may apply to ALC beginning each June. Applicants must be a current TREC member and only one candidate per company may apply for each year’s class. ALC classes consist of a diverse, inclusive and balanced selection of participants across industry specialization, corporate representation, gender and ethnicity. The program fee is $4,500 per class member.

Dates to Know

July 27, 2017 – Pre-Application Deadline
August 3, 2017 – 1st Open House, interested candidates
August 10, 2017 – Full Application Deadline
August 17, 2017 – 2nd Open House, applicants only
September 7, 2017 – Class Orientation & Chairman’s Reception
September 15-16, 2017 – Class Retreat
September 19, 2017 – TREC Orientation

Program Dates

October 13, 2017 – Dallas: Big Things Happen Here
November 10, 2017 –Economic Engine
December 8, 2017 – Community Investment
January 12, 2018 – Education
February 9, 2018 – Governance
March 9, 2018 – The Creative City
April 6, 2018 – Infrastructure
May 4, 2018 – Health of the City
June 1, 2018 – Leadership Development

Program dates are subject to change.

ALC Class of 2018

  • Elias Bahar, Balfour Beatty Construction
  • Brad Barton, DPR Construction, Inc.
  • Caroline Binning, JLL
  • Chad Boyette, Tonti Properties
  • Taylor Clark, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Brett Clark, 42 Real Estate, LLC
  • Richmond Collinsworth, Bradford Companies
  • Caroline Compton, Corgan Associates, Inc
  • Kendall Coppedge, Invesco Real Estate
  • Greg Coutant, StreetLights Residential
  • Alexandra Cullins, CBRE
  • Steven Dimitt, Jackson Walker L.L.P.
  • Stephanie Dona Herold, Todd Interests
  • Jay Dreiling, The Beck Group
  • Sadie Fitzpatrick, Husch Blackwell LLP
  • Grant Grubich, Winstead PC
  • Kellie Jasso, Balfour Beatty Construction
  • Allison Johnston, Gaedeke Group LLC
  • Scott Kirchhoff, Trammell Crow Company
  • Danielle Martin, Village Green Holdings
  • Chris Murphy, HFF
  • Sarah Ozanne, Stream Realty Partners
  • Audrey Schmeltz, NorthMarq Capital
  • Ware Smith, Frost Bank
  • Ryan Stoll, MYCON General Contractors
  • Chase Stone, Cawley Partners
  • Robert Taylor, Thackeray Partners
  • Elizabeth Wattley, CitySquare
  • Jason Weeks, Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC
  • Tyler Williams, Port Logistics Realty

Class of 2018 Steering Committee

    Rick Perdue,
    Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC
    John Riggins,
    MYCON General Contractors
  • Jon Altschuler, Altschuler and Company
  • Matt Ballard, CBRE
  • Kate Cavanaugh, Stewart Title
  • Matt Enzler, Trammell Crow Residential
  • Justin Goertz, Marvin F. Poer & Company
  • Emily Henry, Studio Outside
  • Jeff Matthews, Winstead PC
  • Nathan Nash, Steeplechase Ventures, LLC
  • Kasey Ratliff, Strasburger & Price, LLP
  • Katy Slade, Gables Residential


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