ULI Americas: DEI, Mentoring, and Accessing Mentorship


2023-10-23T14:00:00 - 2023-10-23T15:00:00

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    Are you looking for a comprehensive guide to ULI? Do you want to learn how to leverage all your membership has to offer?  


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    This is a member exclusive webinar. Registration is open to ULI members only.

    Are you looking for a comprehensive guide to ULI? Do you want to learn how to leverage all your membership has to offer? Join ULI member leaders and staff as they share insights and resources to help unlock the full potential of your membership including how to get involved locally or through various programs and affinity groups, cutting-edge research from ULI's centers and initiatives, unique networking events and educational opportunities, and much more. Each episode will begin with a short presentation and will then be open for participants to ask questions in a conversational format.

    Register for any, or all, of the webinars and learn how to leverage the knowledge, resources, and opportunities available to help you maximize the value of your membership.
    DEI Growth Paths, How to Become a Mentor, and Access Mentorship Opportunities
    At ULI, we are committed to fostering relationships, facilitating industry collaboration, imparting knowledge, and preparing members to become leaders at multiple professional levels and as influencers within their communities. Whether you are looking to be a mentor, or connect with and learn from fellow members, or are seeking ways you can accelerate your career in real estate, ULI offers robust professional development opportunities for members at any stage of their journey.
    During this webinar, you will learn more about:
    • Hear about our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) efforts such as our Pathways to Inclusion and Real Estate Diversity Initiative (REDI) cohorts, special events at Fall and Spring Meetings, and more.
    • Learn how to become a mentor to the next generation of commercial real estate leaders.
    • Discover professional development opportunities for emerging leaders, including specific opportunities for women and people of color.
    • Engage in Q&A with Natasha Walker, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Jami Pasquinelli, Senior Manager, University Connections; and Eugenia Payne, Senior Manager, Awards.
    For questions, please contact Sarah Kennedy



    Eugenia Payne

    Urban Land Institute

    Eugenia manages the ULI Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development, ULI Global and Americas Awards for Excellence programs and the ULI Hines Student Competition. She brings over a decade of experience in roles managing projects and grants for nonprofits focused on sustainable development in the southeastern US. Most recently Eugenia led the launch and awards process of a new annual community grant program in East Tennessee, distributing over $1 million in investments for outdoor and cultural assets designed to catalyze regional economic development. Prior to that experience, as Director of Research Programming at The Enterprise Center she helped implement a grant from the National Science Foundation to establish and pilot a smart city testbed for advanced technologies in the heart of Chattanooga, Tennessee’s Innovation District. Eugenia holds an undergraduate degree from the College of Charleston in Anthropology, and it is through that anthropological lens that she has published articles about sustainable design for general audiences.


    Jami Pasquinelli

    Senior Manager, Urban Land Institute

    Experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit industry. Skilled in Capital Campaigns, Management, Organizational Development, Training, and Social Media. Strong entrepreneurship professional with a Master of Science (MS) focused in Organizational Studies/Employee Relations from Robert Morris University