Lifestyle Residential Development Council – 55+

Mission

The mission of the Lifestyle Residential Development Council 55+ is to share best practices, explore and lead innovation, and influence the creation of communities, residences, lifestyles, and opportunities that captivate, strengthen, and intrigue 55+ customers.

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Interest Areas

  • All forms of age-qualified and/or age-targeted lifestyle residential communities
  • All product forms: market rate, affordable, and low-income; for-sale, rental, or creative finance; new, adaptive re-use, or rehab; single-family, attached, and multi-family
  • All sites: urban, suburban, small town, and/or rural
  • Current and projected 55+ consumer sectors: trends, preferences, affinity groups, demand, and market opportunities
  • Design of communities: site plan, architecture, residential, barrier‐free, interior design, landscape and outdoor spaces
  • Innovative business models and development strategies for 55+ lifestyle products
  • Strategies for lifestyle residential community developers and their companies to remain viable during recessionary downturns
  • Finance for 55+ single‐family, multi‐family and alternative forms of housing
  • Branding, marketing, and sales strategies by product type and market sectors among the 55+ lifestyle consumers
  • Creation of the “sense of community” (people to people) both within and beyond the boundaries of the development
  • Planning of community amenities, services, and programming
  • Intra and intergenerational planning, programming, and development
  • Creative healthy spaces, places, and programming
  • Municipal resources
  • Legal issues and creative regulatory compliance

Members

Dr. Margaret Ann Wylde, PhD

Chair
Chief Executive Officer
ProMatura Group, LLC
Oxford
MS
United States

Helen Foster

Assistant Chair
Principal
Foster Strategy, LLC
New Orleans
LA
United States

Paul Johnson

Vice Chair - Membership
Senior Vice President - Community Development
Rancho Mission Viejo
San Juan Capistrano
CA
United States

Manuel G. Gonzalez, FAIA

Vice Chair
Principal
KTGY Architecture + Planning
Los Angeles
CA
United States

Kim Adams

Member
Director of Marketing
Brambleton Group
Purcellville
VA
United States

Denise J. Ashton

Member
Senior Principal - Planning/Community Design
WHA - Architects.Planners.Designers
Santa Ana
CA
United States

Stephanie Ayres

Member
National Vice President, Consumer Insights & Research
Lennar
Irvine
CA
United States

Andrew Babbitt

Member
President
CCMC
Plano
TX
United States

Paul Basham

Member
President
Basham & Lucas Design Group
Jacksonville
FL
United States

Mike Batka

Member
Chief Operating Officer
Henley Corbelis, LLC
Newton
MA
United States

Ronald Beard

Member
Managing Member
BWB Advisors, LLC
Mandeville
LA
United States

Michael Belmont

Member
President
Minto Communities USA
Tampa
FL
United States

Joshua D. Bernstein

Member
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Austin
TX
United States

David Blom

Member
Partner / Vice President
Tellus Group LLC
Prosper
TX
United States

Ronald S. Bonvie

Member
President
Bonvie Construction Corp.
Mashpee
MA
United States

Bill Bullock

Member
President - Latitude Margaritaville
Minto Communities USA
Naples
FL
United States

Fred F. Caldwell, SIOR

Member
President & CEO
Caldwell Companies
Houston
TX
United States

Robert Cardoza

Member
President
FirstService Residential
Fullerton
CA
United States

Mollie Carmichael

Member
Meyers Research LLC, a Kennedy Wilson Company
Costa Mesa
CA
United States

Zachary Crowe

Member
Principal
The Carlyle Group
McLean
VA
United States

Dennis Cunningham, II

Member
ActiveWest Builders
Coeur d'Alene
ID
United States

Christopher J. Curry

Member
Senior EVP, Acquisitions and Development
The Howard Hughes Corporation
Santa Monica
CA
United States

Lita Dirks

Member
CEO
Lita Dirks & Co., LLC
Greenwood Village
CO
United States

Steven Dubb

Member
Vice President
The Beechwood Organization
Jericho
NY
United States

Philip G Fankhauser

Member
Epcon Communities, Inc.
Dublin
OH
United States

Scott Gensler

Member
Vice President of Business Development
Erickson Living
Catonsville
MD
United States

Stephen F. Gray

Member
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo
San Franciso
CA
United States

Michael Hartman

Member
Principal - Active Living
Capitol Seniors Housing
Alpharetta
GA
United States

Michael Henehan

Member
SVP, Managing Director
The Bozzuto Group
Kensington
MD
United States

Jeff Hinkle

Member
Senior Vice President
Shea Homes
Scottsdale
AZ
United States

Kevin Isakson

Member
Director of Sales and Marketing
Isakson Living, Inc
Roswell
GA
United States

Randal W. Jackson

Member
President
PlaceWorks
Santa Ana
CA
United States

April LaMon

Member
Co-Founder
Alosant & Lead InSite
Bozeman
MT
United States

Dr. Arthur L. Lorenzini, Jr.

Member
President
The Claremont Companies, LLC
Pleasant Hill
CA
United States

John T. Martin

Member
Principal
Martin and Associates, LLC
Costa Mesa
CA
United States

Chris Scott McGuffin

Member
Senior Director, Portfolio Management
Greystar
Charleston
SC
United States

Brian Oberg

Member
Director of Business Development
Bohler Engineering
Southborough
MA
United States

Justin Olear

Member
Vice President
Regal Builders, LLC
Wilmington
DE
United States

Xavier Orendain

Member
President and CEO
Grupo DMX
Guadalajara
Mexico

Jeffrey J. Prostor

Member
Principal
Isle Communities
Honolulu
HI
United States

Richard P. Robinson, CCIM

Member
Nordblom Company
Burlington
MA
United States

Sandy Saul

Member
Design Lines a division of TRIO
Denver
CO
United States

BETSY Lea Sheppard

Member
CEO and Founder
Gilbert & Sheppard Group
Ellijay
GA
United States

John G Swanson

Member
Chief Executive Officer
Willow Valley Living
Willow Street
PA
United States

Ian Swiergol

Member
Alliance Residential Company
Phoenix
AZ
United States

Jay M. Wagner

Member
Executive Director
Cushman & Wakefield
Boston
MA
United States

Darren Warren

Member
Vice President of Land, So. Cal. Division
Pulte Group, Inc.
Mission Viejo
CA
United States

Lee Wong

Member
Attivo
Houston
TX
United States