The connections you make through NAIOP will be integral to the success of your business.
“NAIOP gives me a great opportunity to work hand-in-hand with the best professionals in real estate, to really shape our industry for the better.”
– Steve Marsh
MIT Investment Management Company
Get the full benefit of NAIOP by participating on one of our volunteer committees, an exclusive benefit of membership. You'll develop lasting relationships with key business leaders, stay abreast of the latest industry developments, and help shape the agenda of the state's leading commercial real estate organization.
Want to learn more?
To get information about a specific committee, contact the committee chair. For meeting schedules, or to join, contact Debbie Osheroff at 781-453-6900 x3.
Marketing and Membership Committee
If marketing is your forte and you enjoy working with creative and energetic individuals, this committee offers direct contact with the top decision makers in the Massachusetts real estate community, and is a terrific networking opportunity. Develop strategic marketing campaigns to promote membership, sponsorship, event attendance and other initiatives. Join a special outreach task force to welcome new members, or take park in the social media sub-committee.
Chair: Tina Snyder, DivcoWest
Vice Chair: Kate Shoss, The Bulfinch Companies
Continue building NAIOP’s proud history of providing cutting-edge and relevant programs tailored specifically for Boston’s real estate professionals. Your creative thinking and contacts ensure members are challenged and inspired by a wide-range of NAIOP programs including our signature Main Event series, special seminars and the annual Business Conference.
Chair: Robert Borden, CBRE
Vice Chair: Mike Buckley, Avison Young
Diversity and Inclusion Committee
Provide strategic planning, support and oversight for diversity initiatives and pipeline development of diverse candidates in the commercial real estate industry.
Chair: Taidgh McClory, T.H. McClory, LLP
Vice Chair: Amanda Strong, MIT Investment Management Company
Developing Leaders Committee
If you are 35 or younger, join your peers on this fun and friendly committee that plans a variety of educational, networking, and social events tailored to the unique needs and interests of younger professionals. This is an excellent way to get involved in NAIOP and to prepare for other leadership roles – both within and outside the Chapter – all while building your network!
Chair: Alex Schultz, The Davis Companies
Vice Chair: Mike Murphy, Fidelity Investments
Government Affairs Committee
Members of NAIOP’s Government Affairs Committee actively shape laws and policies affecting the commercial real estate industry. Your knowledge and interest in regulatory and legislative issues will influence NAIOP’s government affairs agenda and contribute to white papers and special events on critical topics affecting real estate development in Massachusetts. Meetings are held on a monthly basis. NAIOP also maintains several issue-specific subcommittees (transportation; climate change; building code; brownfields redevelopment - 21e) that meet on an as needed basis.
Chair: Matt Snell, Nutter McClennen & Fish
Vice Chair: Carolyn Desmond, Skanska
For information about the Government Affairs Committees, please contact Tamara Small at 781-453-6900 x5.