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David Versel,  Senior Associate

Mr. Versel is a senior economic and urban development consultant with more than 25 years’ experience as a project manager and advisor to municipal, county, regional, and state government agencies, real estate developers, private corporations, universities, nonprofits, institutions, and advocacy groups. He has worked at multiple scales: property-specific studies, small-area plans, jurisdictional level plans, regional development studies, and statewide policy plans. Mr. Versel’s expertise includes real estate market & feasibility analysis, economic development strategies, revitalization & master planning, housing planning & policy, and tourism & visitor attraction development. Mr. Versel is a co-author of the Urban Land Institute’s Mixed-Use Development Handbook and has been a contributing columnist to multiple print and online publications. He has a Master of City Planning degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a B.A. in Architecture from Washington University in St. Louis.