Michele Vives, Senior Managing Director

Michele Vives

Ms. Vives is currently responsible for oversight and management of Douglas Wilson Companies’ (DWC) public-private partnership (P3) and third-party development services projects throughout the country. She brings a decade of diverse work experience in the real estate development industry to DWC, including extensive P3 development expertise.

Prior to joining DWC, Ms. Vives acted as Development Manager for Tucker Sadler Architects (TSA) in San Diego where she managed all aspects of predevelopment for the firm. In this role, she oversaw procurement, proposal management, project feasibility and due diligence, community outreach, entitlement processing, and contract negotiations.

In addition, Ms. Vives authored over 40 developer-led P3 real estate proposals during her tenure as Business Development Manager for Lankford & Associates, Inc., which led to the development of 1.8 million square feet of office, research, residential, and retail projects.

Ms. Vives is an active member of several professional and community-based organizations, including the Downtown San Diego Partnership (DSDP), the San Diego Policy Forum, Circulate San Diego and Lambda Alpha International.