“Only when the last tree has died and the last river has been poisoned and the last fish has been caught will we realize that we can not eat money”
Jody Martens (ARET, NAMS)
With 20 years of experience in design, construction, development, project & asset management, Jody delivers on extraordinary projects by removing road blocks and motivating teams. To maximize the value of her client’s real estate portfolios, the highest and best use of an asset is realized by balancing long term strategic goals against available capital. With experience leading architectural and engineering teams in design and private development, she brings a technical value engineering mindset from the outset of a project. She leverages her network of relationships to move projects forward. While a broad technical understanding is essential, project delivery across most sectors and procurement methods have taught her that successes are equally dependant on people as materials, budgets and schedules.
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