Eduardo brings to Pershing Square Renew a combination of non-profit and volunteer management experience as well as a broad track record in property development. His work experience includes engagements with several of the country’s premier real estate organizations, including MacFarlane Partners, Forest City Enterprises and RCLCO where he focused on property acquisitions and development, specializing in negotiating entitlements, researching and analyzing market information, and serving as a community relations liaison.
Eduardo also managed fundraising and public relations activities for the University of Southern California’s Lusk Center for Real Estate. This experience, along with his wide-ranging volunteer work, has helped him develop the skills and perspective to lead volunteers, fundraise and manage a non-profit organization.
Eduardo earned an MBA from the USC Marshall School of Business and a BA in public policy from Occidental College. He also participated in the USC Ross Minority Program in Real Estate, Leadership Southern California program, and Project for Public Spaces’ “Making it Happen” training in New York.
Development and External Relations Coordinator
Chance is Pershing Square Renew's newest team member, and brings a deep devotion to urban revitalization and the preservation of green space. He recently completed the CORO Public Affairs Fellowship, which gave him the tools to understand Los Angeles' unique institutions and systems. In his new position, he manages a variety of responsibilities including community outreach, government relations, fundraising, and strategic planning.
He is a graduate of Pitzer College in Claremont, where he earned a B.A. in Political Studies with a minor in Spanish. Chance has a lifelong passion for public policy and local government, previously working for a variety of political, governmental, and nonprofit offices throughout California. As an openly gay person, Chance has been a committed advocate for equality issues, including volunteering for a transgender rights group in Ecuador and working for San Diego’s regional LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce.