2015 Partial List of Speakers

Abigail Rider

Assistant Vice Chancellor
UC Merced

Adam Collins

Deputy Mayor
City of Indianapolis

Albert Dotson

Partner, Government Relations & Land Development Practice Group Leader
Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP.

Amanda Simpson

Executive Director
US Army

Anne Olson

President
Buffalo Bayou Partnership

Anthony Barbar

Trustee, Board of Governors
Florida Atlantic University

Anthony Gianopoulos

Principal and Director of Operations
Perkins+Will

Dr. Barry Scribner

International Director and Co-President
Jones Lang LaSalle - Public Institutions Team

Bill Johnson

Director
Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department

Bob Hunt

Senior Vice President
JLL

Bob Shepko

Division President
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions

Bob Oglesby

Commissioner of the Public Buildings Service (PBS)
Tennessee Department of General Services

Brent Grening

Chief Executive Officer
Port of Ridgefield

Brian Cullen

President
PERC Water

Bryan Kendro

‎Vice President of Project Development
Star America

Cassie B. Stinson

Shareholder
BoyarMiller

Charlene Heydinger

Executive Director
Keeping PACE In Texas

Charles Childress

Director
USM

Charles Johnson

President and Chief Executive Officer
Johnson Consulting

Charles Whatley

Managing Director
UrbanIS USA

Chris Guthkelch

Project Director
Skanska Infrastructure Development Inc.

Chris Taylor

Executive Director
West Coast Infra...

Christine D. Ryan

Partner
Nossaman LLP

Christopher Moriarty

Director
Wells Fargo Securities

Claudio Andreetta

Director, Business Development, Public-Private Partnerships (P3)
Johnson Controls

D.J. Baxter

Executive Director
Salt Lake City Redevelopment Authority

Dale Bonner

Executive Chairman
Plenary Concessions

Dan Klocke

Vice President, Development
Downtown Phoenix Community Development Corporation

Dan McRae

Partner
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Daniel J. Healy

Chief Executive Office
Civitas Capital Group

Daniel M. Feitelberg

Vice Chancellor, Planning and Budget
University of California, Merced Campus

David Leininger

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
DART

David Ripp

Executive Director
Port of Camas Washougal, Washington

Dean Eriksen

Director of Business Development
Affiliated Engineers

Denise McCarty

Vice President, Director of Business Recruitment and Expansion
Columbia River Economic Development Council

Diane Barrett

Chief Projects Officer
City and County of Denver

Dr. James Hart

City Manager
City of Adelanto

Edward J. (Ted) Hunter

Partner
Lowenstein Sandler

Emmitt Smith

Pro Football Hall of Fame Running Back and Entrepreneur
E Smith Legacy

Eric Hecox

Executive Director
South Metro Water Supply Authority (SMWSA)

Eric Johnson

Economic Development Program Manager
City of Phoenix

Eric Krueger

Senior Vice President of Business Development
Balfour Beatty Construction

Erin Litvack

Department Director of Community Services
Salt Lake County Community Services Department

Frank Rapoport

Partner
Peckar & Abramson

Geoffery Stricker

Managing Director
Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate

George M. Burgess

Chief Operating Officer, Co-Chair of PPP Group
Becker & Poliakoff

Ian Colgan

Assistant Planning Director
City of Oklahoma City

Ian Tester

Managing Director
KPMG

Ira Weinstein

Co-Office Managing Partner
CohnReznick

Jack A. Callahan

Partner, Construction Industry Practice Leader
CohnReznick

James Wilhelm

EVP Public Private Transactions
American Campus

Jason Taylor

Vice President
The Scion Group LLC

Jeff Sachs

Managing Partner
Strategic Advisory Group

Jennifer Bales Drake

Shareholder
Becker & Poliakoff

Jill Jewett

President
Jewett Consulting

Jill Morelli

Director of Facilities
University of Washington’s School of Medicine

Jim Short

Senior Vice President
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions

Joe Wingerter

Director of P3 Project Development
Kiewit

John Colon

Director of Development
City of Birmingham

John Finke

President
Public Facilities Group

John Gormley

Dir, Planning,Design&Constr
California State University Channel Islands

John Ruggieri

Vice President
RTKL Associates

Joseph Corrigan

SENIOR ADVISOR
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Julie Skolnicki

Senior Vice President
EdR Trust

Kelly Leid

Executive Director, Office of the National Western Center
City and County of Denver

Kevin Wayer

International Director and Co-President
Jones Lang LaSalle - Public Institutions Team

Kraig A. Schwigen

Senior Vice President
CMB Regional Centers

Kurt Ehlers

Managing Director
Corvias Campus Living

Larry Blain

Senior Director, Global Infrastructure Advisory
KPMG

Larry Casey

Senior Vice President
Skanska USA

Lee Ploszaj

President
DCK Capital Solutions

Lee Weintraub

Shareholder - Vice Chair, Construction Law and Litigation
Becker & Poliakoff

Luz Borrero

Deputy Chief Operating Officer for Development
DeKalb County

Lynn Hoffman Carlton

Director
HOK

Mark Purcell

Vice President
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

Mark Romoff

President and CEO
The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP).

Mary Scott Nabers

President & CEO
Strategic Partnerships, Inc.

Megan Matson

Partner
Table Rock Capital

Michael Fitzpatrick

Partner
Baker Tilly

Michael Kunst

Vice President
Siemens Financial

Michael Palmieri

President and Founder
P3 Point

Michelle Romero

Manager of Redevelopment
Henderson Redevelopment Agency

Mike Bomar

President
Columbia River Economic Development Council

Mike Marasco

CEO
Plenary Concessions

Norman Dong

Commissioner of the Public Buildings Service (PBS)
U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)

Patricia de la Peña

Partner
Nossaman LLP

Paul Williams

President and Chief Executive Officer
DASNY (Dormitory Authority State of New York)

Peter Joseph

Executive Director
Invest In the USA (IIUSA)

Peter Luchetti

Partner
Table Rock Capital

Philip J. Blanchard

Partner
Rutan & Tucker

Rhonda Hayes

Director, Capital Ventures/Special Assistant for Housing
ASA, IE&E

Richard Fierce

Senior Vice President
Fluor

Robert Gonzales

Councilmember, Former Mayor of Santa Paula
City of Santa Paula, CA

Rodney L. Moss

Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director
AON Risk Services

Russell Dykstra

Partner
Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP

Samara Barend

Senior Vice President and PPP Director for North America
AECOM

Sarah Blouch

President
CampusParc

Scott Sumners

Deputy Economic Development Director
City of Phoenix

Sean Morley

Partner
Fasken Martineau

Seth Merewitz

Partner
Best Best & Krieger LLP

Shan Gastineau

Managing Director
JLL

Shannan Nelson

Director of Business Operations
University of Kansas

Sid Gonsoulin

Vice President
USM

Stephen I. Reinstein

Former CEO
Long Beach Judicial Partners LLC (Meridiam Infrastructure North America)

Stephen Lehmkuhle

First Chancellor
University of Minnesota Rochester

Susan Hart Ridley

Associate Vice Chancellor
University System of Georgia’

Thomas Galli

Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Timothy Merriweather

Executive Director
Texas Infrastructure Council

Todd Coleman

CEO
Port of Vancouver

Todd Lee

Executive Vice President
Sellen Construction

Tom Lander

Vice President
Mortenson Development

Tom Rosenfeld

President and Chief Executive Officer
CanAm Entreprise

Tony Peterman

Senior Partner
Strategic Advisory Group

Wendy Heintz-Joehnk

Director of Strategies + Development
Affiliated Engineers, Inc. 

William Marino

Chief Executive Officer
Star America

William T. Eliopoulos

Partner
Rutan & Tucker, LLP