Alex Leonard is a director of development for Greystar Development and Construction Services, and is responsible for the sourcing, coordination, and execution of project development for Greystar owned projects in the Orange County, San Diego, Inland Empire and Phoenix submarkets of the company’s Western region. Prior to joining Greystar in 2018, he was senior manager of development at AvalonBay Communities, where he led the development of 1,350 apartment homes in urban and suburban communities throughout Southern California.
Alex holds a master’s degree in real estate from the University of San Diego, and his bachelor’s degree of finance from the University of Nebraska. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) serving on ULI America’s Young Leader Group Working Committee. He serves as a board member for HomeAid San Diego, a non-profit dedicated to building multi-unit housing for San Diego’s temporarily homeless.