The October 2017 Sustainable Development Breakfast centered on the lively Seattle neighborhood of Fremont and the various ways local businesses are meeting their sustainability goals. 

From the NAIOP:

President Kristin Jensen opened the meeting by thanking our sponsors, Rushing, Baylis Architects, Venture GC, and Vulcan Real Estate. Kristin reported that we currently have 924 members and are the fourth-largest NAIOP chapter. Kristin also reported that the Community Enhancement Project at Farmer Frog was a success. Good work everyone!

Tony Toppenberg, our 2018 President, presented the NAIOPWA app to the members. Ann Wallace from the Government Affairs Committee presented a slate of candidates in the November general election.


Rushing’s Principal and Director of Sustainability: Alexandra Ramsden served as the breakfast’s moderator.

Alexandra introduced the panel:

  • Mark Grey, Principal and Property Manager for Stephen C. Grey and Associates
  • Stefan Riedl, Regional Facilities Manager for Google
  • Mike Ross, Director of Global Real Estate for Tableau


From the NAIOP: