Justin Chapman

Lecturer in Real Estate

On leave for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023

Justin is a Director of Real Estate Development for Skanska USA Commercial Development, where he engages the full range of development cycle responsibilities on mixed use projects in the Washington, D.C. region. He holds a BA in Fine Art from Ithaca College, a Masters in Urban Planning from Georgia Tech, and a MDES in Real Estate from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Since 2008, he has engaged in the planning and implementation of over 1.2 million square feet of built projects across multiple asset types nationally. Justin is passionate about the role planning development can play as a positive change agent for cities and institutions, and believes that quality design should be accessible and central in shaping the life experiences across socio economic levels.

Justin is active within the Urban Land Institute’s Washington DC Council Executive Committee, and the Public Private Partnership Product Council. He also holds memberships with the GSD Alumni Council and Harvard Real Estate Alumni Board. As a creative, Justin has been engaged in electronic music production for over 25 years and has toured the world extensively in sharing his music. Justin currently resides just outside of Washington, DC with his wife Randi, and son Brook.