Vice President, Development and Leasing
Lee oversees development and municipal related activities for Rock Run Crossings in Joliet, IL and other developments throughout the Cullinan portfolio, in addition to supporting the company’s leasing and marketing efforts with merchandising and digital strategies. Lee has nearly four decades of experience, mostly comprised of mixed-use, transit-oriented, residential, and retail developments, with significant aptitudes in retail and restaurant expansion and marketing programs. He has been directly involved with the leasing and development of more than 30 million square feet.
Lee has been affiliated with Cullinan Properties since 2011. He is also the Managing Director of S.F. Solutions LLC, where he provides strategic planning, problem solving and implementation of real estate solutions to owners, developers and retailers. Prior to S.F. Solutions LLC, Lee spent two decades with Joseph Freed and Associates LLC, where he headed the Leasing Department on more than 15 million SF of shopping center, residential and mixed-use developments. Lee holds a degree in Business and Human Resources from Drake University and Kendall College, and has also completed supplemental studies at Northwestern University.
Lee has been a member of the Illinois State Board of the International Council of Shopping Centers for over 25 years and has chaired numerous state and regional events. He currently serves as the Illinois State ICSC Ambassador.