Corinne Packard Beasley brings experience in both government and private development to her teaching, which is focused on public-private development.
Prior to teaching at University of Pennsylvania and Georgetown, Professor Beasley spent ten-years as full time faculty at NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate. Professor Beasley also provides consulting services to real estate developers, municipalities and non-profits engaging in complex real estate projects, and serves as a Senior Advisor at Econsult Solutions, Inc, as well as serving as the President of her own consulting firm, Packard Beasley. Corinne is the former Vice President of Development at the Hudson Yards Development Corporation, which was the City entity charged with spearheading the implementation of the Hudson Yards development program, which included the extension of the No.7 Subway Line, the redevelopment of the MTA Railyards, as well as other development sites between roughly 30th Street and 42nd Street, west of 8th Avenue. Prior to working at HYDC, Corinne was a Vice President of the Financial Services division of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, where she structured City incentives and discretionary capital investments in real estate and economic development projects throughout the five boroughs, including Atlantic Yards and Coney Island. Prior to joining NYCEDC, Corinne worked in real estate finance at Capital Trust, a publicly traded real estate investment trust in New York focusing on high-yield debt investments in real estate assets and operating companies; and in real estate acquisitions at Heitman, a real estate investment management company. Ms. Packard graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Urban Studies and Real Estate Development and a Masters in City Planning. Ms. Packard is a member of the ULI national Public-Private Partnership Council.