Get Involved

ULI Columbus acts as facilitator for our members to come together over common interests and issues that they address in the real estate and land use industry. ULI Columbus welcomes your participation. For more information about a particular committee, please email

Get Involved

How do I get involved?

ULI Columbus Members have numerous volunteer opportunities! We welcome our members to get involved by attending any of our events or by joining one of our operating committees (listed below).

Governance Committee

Advisory Board

Management Committee



Keep members informed about ULI events, initiatives, and opportunities.

Membership Development

Welcome and recruit new members or assist with nonmember outreach.

MKunz2Membership Development Cochair 
Matthew Kunz
Business Development
Turner Construction Company

MSimpson2Membership Development Cochair 
Michael Simpson
Ohio Equities


Coordinate a panel discussion, tour, or networking event.

Mark Lundine
Economic Development Administrator
City of Columbus




Sarah Mackert
Associate Architect



Allison Srail
Development Analyst
Crawford Hoying


Assist with District Council fundraising to support key local initiatives such as insight2050 and the YLG activities.

Young Leaders Group

Coordinate a YLG event, ULI/Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition Local Study, or the YLG Mentoring Program.

mikedouglasbwYoung Leaders Group Chair
Michael Douglas
Strategic Investments Analyst
WP Glimcher

Women’s Leadership Initiative

Women’s Leadership Initiative Cochair

Kimberly Sharp, AICP
Deputy Director of Planning and Development
City of Westerville



Women’s Leadership Initiative Cochair
Autumn R. Glover, MCRP, MPP
Director of Local Government and Community Relations
University Hospital East-Ohio State Office of Government Affairs

The Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) in Columbus is part of a global ULI network promoting the advancement of women in the real estate and land use industry. 

Impact Committees

Transportation Task Force
Attainable Housing Task Force
Managing for Growth Task Force

For more information on these impact committees, please contact ULI Columbus for more information.

Please note: the Advisory Board, Governance Committee, and Management Committee are invite only. Please contact ULI Columbus for more information on these committees.