Get Involved

Make the most of your ULI Membership

ULI Membership is much more than attending a few programs each year. There are dozens of opportunities to increase your involvement and elevate your visibility among real estate professionals. As a member-driven organization, we are always looking to our members to serve on initiative committees, technical assistance panels, serve as speakers and panelists, and expand our reach by spreading the ULI message.

To find out how you can get involved please contact Carolyn.Clark@ULI.org or any of the committee chairs listed here.

Get Involved

Join other ULI members in giving back to your community and influencing regional growth and planning decisions in our region.  As a member-driven organization, we are always looking to our members to serve on technical assistance panels, serve as speakers and panelists, and expand our reach by spreading the ULI message.

Please consider joining one of the following committees:

Awards: Help plan our annual awards program for distinguished projects in North Florida. Contact Jessica HurstJenny Urcan, or Stephanie Waidner.

Florida Product Councils: Florida Product Councils (“FPC’s”) are small, intimate groups of State of Florida ULI Members who meet for a day of programming at the ULI Statewide Conference and a minimum of one other meeting during the year. The FPC initiative is modeled after the National Product Council Program of ULI, but is available to all ULI members and is designed for Florida participants. FPC meetings usually consist of guest speakers, sharing best practices, case studies, round table discussions, and possible off-site private tours. For more information, contact Tom Fleming or Carolyn Clark.

Florida Summit: Get involved planning the 2019 ULI Florida Summit being held June 13 & 14 in Orlando, FL. To get involved, please contact Carolyn Clark.

Gainesville: Our leadership in Gainesville works to promote and exercise the mission of ULI through almost 40 members in Gainesville and Alachua County with local events and initiatives. To learn more and get involved, contact Gerry Dedenbach or Betsy Pepine.

Marketing Committee:  Volunteer to promote ULI events and initiatives through press releases and advertising. Contact Erin WeinbergKatherine Ruttell or Hannah King for more info.

Membership: Introduce fellow real estate professionals to ULI to recruit new members. Contact Brian DeitschKirk Blevins or Courtney Taylor.

Programs: Develop programming and events for the district council including member breakfasts, panel programs and joint meetings with other local organizations. Contact Mike Biagini, Jessica Hurst or Rebecca Price.

Revitalization & Affordable Housing: Help educate our District Council on the development of affordable housing in our Region and to introduce/recruit current affordable housing developers to ULI to help in their success. Contact Bill Byers, Steve Kelley or Valerie Williams.

Sponsorship: Work to promote the value of district council sponsorship in the business community. Contact Laura Gonzales or Carolyn Clark

Tallahassee: We have a leadership council in Tallahassee that works to promote and exercise the mission of ULI through almost 90 members in the Panhandle with local events and initiatives. To learn more and get involved, contact Rick Moore.

TAPs: ULI Technical Assistance Panel program brings the finest expertise in the real estate, planning and development fields together to collaborate on complex land use and redevelopment projects. Contact Joe Loretta, Peter King or Patrick Krechowski.

UrbanPlan: Volunteer with local students at Bolles, Episcopal and Nease high schools in Jacksonville and Leon and Maclay High Schools and Florida State University in Tallahasee. To get involved in Jacksonville, contact Dan JacksonPatrick Johnson or Kathryn McKie. To get involved in Tallahassee, contact Bonnie Johnson Davenport.

Women’s Leadership (WLI): Join one of ULI North Florida’s committee focused on women’s leadership and mentoring. Contact Nancy GilreathLauren Langham or Jaci Ward.

Young Leaders Group: Join a large committee of members under 35 years of age to plan local meetings and socials to further educate young business real estate professionals. Contact Chelsea AndersonShanell Davis-Bryant or Bobby Nickels.

For more information on volunteering for the local district council, contact carolyn.clark@uli.org or call 904.486.8256.