Schack Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Schack Institute of Real Estate provides support and guidance to the Institute’s leadership in advancing its mission as one of the world’s leading centers of real estate research and pedagogy. Advisory Board members are amongst the most prominent members of the national and global real estate industries and serve a critically important role in the development of the Institute’s educational and research programs.

Larry A. Silverstein
Silverstein Properties
Board Chairman Emeritus

James D. Kuhn
Newmark Knight Frank
Board Chairman

David Z. Hirsh '90
BLDGTech Ventures
Board Vice Chairman

Sam Chandan PhD
NYU SPS Schack Institute
Silverstein Chair & Associate Dean

Farah Ahmed
Greenberg Traurig

Robert S. Blumenthal

Deutsche Bank Securities


Marty Burger

Silverstein Properties

Andrew Chung
Innovo Property Group

Laurie Golub
Square Mile Capital

David R. Greenbaum
Vornado Realty Trust


Michael Higgins ‘92


Richard A. Kessler

Benenson Capital Partners


Khaled W. Kudsi


Enoch Lawrence ‘99

Cushman & Wakefield


Margarette Lee

Young Woo & Associates LLC


Jeffrey Levine

Douglaston Development


Susan Macgregor-Scott

Citi Realty Services


Catherine Marcus ‘90
PGIM Real Estate





Jonathan L. Mechanic ‘77
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson

Sas Mehrara

Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett

Joanne Minieri

RXR Realty

Bruce Mosler

Cushman & Wakefield

Renato Ochman
Ochman Real Amadeo


James A. Oswald


Robin Panovka

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Sujan Patel

Nantam Capital

Quintin Primo III

Capri Investment Group

Brian Ray ‘02

Alchemy-ABR Investment Partners

Scott Rechler ‘90

RXR Realty


Craig Robinson
The We Company


Dana Roffman
Savills PLC

Randall Rothschild
Tishman Speyer

Mitchell E. Rudin

Mitchell Brent Rutter
Essex Capital Partners

Lee S. Saltzman
UBS Asset Management

Andrew Scandalios ‘04

Kenneth Schack
Schack Realty Company

Lauren Silverman Hochfelder
Morgan Stanley

Kevin Smith
Cushman & Wakefield

Darcy A. Stacom

Brian Ward
Trimont Real Estate Advisors

Young Woo
YoungWoo & Associates, LLC

Simon Ziff ‘90
Ackman-Ziff Real Estate