Leadership Programs

Leadership is at the heart of ULI’s mission, so we look for every opportunity to help our members grow their own leadership skills, and to serve as leaders for ULI’s many programs, panels and working groups.

Learn more about ULI’s leadership programs, and explore new ways to participate, as an individual or on behalf of your organization, in fulfilling ULI’s mission.

Larson Leadership Initiative

ULI cultivates the leadership skills of its members, at all levels, in order to enhance leadership within ULI, in the development industry, and in communities across the country. Through the inspiration and generosity of Bob Larson, ULI created the ULI Robert C. Larson Leadership Initiative to honor the memory of one of the industry’s leading lights.

Next Leadership Initiative

The NEXT Leadership Initiative is designed to champion the ULI mission through a compelling avenue of engagement for members between the ages of 35 and 45.

Women’s Leadership Initiative

The mission of the Women’s Leadership Initiative is to raise the visibility and number of women leaders in ULI and the real estate industry.

Real Estate Associate Program (REAP)

ULI is proud to support the Real Estate Associate Program (REAP), widely acknowledged to be the most successful diversity initiative in the commercial real estate industry. This market-driven program serves as a bridge between talented minority professionals and commercial real estate companies looking for talent.