January 20, 2017 | Nashville, Tenn. | People
Gresham, Smith and Partners is proud to announce that Kelly Hodges, LEED AP, Nashville Corporate + Urban Design division vice president, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Nashville Chapter. The local NAIOP chapter enhances business opportunities for professionals involved in the design, development, planning and market success of corporate properties by providing a forum for networking and continuing education. Hodges will provide leadership and guidance toward the continued growth and effectiveness of the organization in the Middle Tennessee area.
“I am honored to serve on the NAIOP Nashville Chapter Board of Directors,” commented Hodges. “My involvement in NAIOP has provided me an opportunity to build valuable relationships with clients and colleagues, as well as become more knowledgeable about the commercial real estate industry. I look forward to helping the Nashville chapter continue to provide beneficial networking and continuing education opportunities for local commercial real estate professionals.”
As Division Vice President of GS&P’s Nashville Corporate + Urban Design, Hodges oversees operations, staff development and client service and satisfaction. She also serves in a business development role. During her 17 years at GS&P, Hodges has worked with well-recognized and forward-thinking clients such as Jackson National Life Insurance Company, Ramsey Solutions, the State of Tennessee, Crescent Resources, LLC and Spectrum Properties. Hodges is a LEED accredited professional and an NCIDQ certified interior designer. She is an active member of the Tennessee chapters of corporate real estate development associations CoreNet Global and NAIOP, an alumni of the Young Leaders Council and she has maintained long-term involvement with Partnership 2020, the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce’s public/private development initiative.
, founded in 1967, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. One of North America’s largest commercial real estate organizations, NAIOP comprises more than 18,000 members and 51 locally-based chapters. The organization advances responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy.