This master of real estate development (MRED) Executive Advisory Council provides a critical role as a partnering entity, providing advice on recruitment of students, the shaping of the curriculum, trends in the industry, and other priorities set by members of the council. They also serve as a resource for our Ivy MRED students and participate in events throughout the course of the program.

Jacqueline Applegate

Niki DePhillips

Chief Development Officer

Maverik, Inc.

Daniel Hennessy

Rachel Flint

Vice President Residential 

Hubbell Realty

Kate Guess

Brandt Foster


Northwestern Mutual Real Estate

Brett Bell

Steve Foutch


Foutch Brothers

Neil Bentley

Troy Hansen

President and Broker

Hansen Real Estate Services

Mark Christiansen

Dean Hunziker

Owner and President

Hunziker & Associates, Realtors

Bill Even

Joe Price

President, Management Professionals

R&R Realty Group

Brandon Kennedy

Bryan Myers

Senior Vice President

Neumann Brothers, Inc

Christine Lauridsen Sand

Brad Schoenfelder

President, Midwest Region

Ryan Construction

Mark Cullen

Mary Scott

Investment Director

Principal Real Estate Investors

Paul Maass

Michele Stevens

Senior Vice President

Central Bank

Justin Kirchhoff

Vince Ward

Business Development Director

The Weitz Company

Doug Lenhart

Don Young


D.R. Young Associates

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