Our Team

Alex Feldman

Managing Director, Philadelphia Office

Affiliations & Achievements
Member of the Board, Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation
Member of the Board, Philadelphia Center for Architecture
Recognized as a Next City Vanguard and by Leadership Philadelphia as a Connector and Keeper
LEED Accredited Professional
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania
Masters Degree in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economic
Masters in Architecture and a Certificate in Real Estate Development from the University of Pennsylvania
Alex leverages his expertise in architecture and urban planning to transform and uplift communities.

Alex is committed to developing innovative solutions for connecting anchor institutions and their surrounding communities. A gifted communicator, he has a talent for creating lasting partnerships based on common ground that unites all stakeholders. As one of U3’s lead strategist, he has played a major role in the anchor-driven transformations of communities in Midtown Detroit, in the Memphis Medical District, where he worked with the leadership of eight major institutions to increasing the economic and physical vitality of the district, and at the University of Maryland College Park as a campus development advisor to the Terrapin Development Corporation.

This work is enriched by Alex’s training in architecture and urban design. He joined U3 from the architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox, where he worked on master planning projects around the world, and Alex continues to be active in the design community as a member of the Urban Land Institute and the Congress for New Urbanism. An avid traveler with a passion for the performing arts, Alex’s interests outside the office introduced him to new perspectives on development challenges and often inspire creative problem solving.

Alex has a BA and M. Arch from the University of Pennsylvania, where he also earned a certificate in Real Estate Development. Additionally, Alex earned a MS in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economics. He is a LEED Accredited Professional, and has been recognized as a Next City Vanguard, and by Leadership Philadelphia as a Connector and Keeper. He currently serves on the Board for the Philadelphia Center for Architecture and the Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation.

Affiliations & Achievements
Member of the Board, Passyunk Avenue Revitalization Corporation
Member of the Board, Philadelphia Center for Architecture
Recognized as a Next City Vanguard and by Leadership Philadelphia as a Connector and Keeper
LEED Accredited Professional
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania
Masters Degree in City Design and Social Science from the London School of Economic
Masters in Architecture and a Certificate in Real Estate Development from the University of Pennsylvania

All Staff
CEO & Co-Founder
Omar Blaik
Omar Blaik
Managing Director & CFO
Jaime Flaherty
Jaime Flaherty
Managing Director
George Smith
George Smith
Managing Director
Todd Stern
Todd Stern
Principal & Co-Founder
Karen Backus
Karen Backus
Senior Advisor
Tom Lussenhop
Tom Lussenhop
Senior Advisor
Janne Corneil
Janne Corneil
Vice President
Shea O’Neill
Shea O’Neill
Vice President
Danielle Robins
Danielle Robins
Vice President
Maurie Smith
Maurie Smith
Senior Associate
Eric Anderson
Eric Anderson
Senior Associate
Nicole Buchholz
Nicole Buchholz
Senior Associate
Stephany Lin
Stephany Lin
Senior Associate
Tatianna Swenda
Tatianna Swenda
Associate
Kelsey Padgham
Kelsey Padgham
Associate
Natalie Sutherland
Natalie Sutherland
Associate
Donald Taylor-Patterson
Donald Taylor-Patterson
Operations Manager
Nicholas Jerez
Nicholas Jerez
Financial Controller
Tracy Moskowitz
Tracy Moskowitz
Director, Civic Commons
Bridget Marquis
Bridget Marquis
Program Director, BPI
Antonina Simeti
Antonina Simeti