The President and Founder of Community Development Partners, Kirby A. Glaze, has been involved with public/private partnerships for over 30 years as a practicing attorney, local counsel to development authorities and municipalities and as a consultant with his own company, Public-Private Partnership Management, Inc. (4 PM) since receiving his B.A. and law degree from the University of Georgia.
Kirby has a long history of community development success and public private partnership project management, including economic revitalization projects, civic centers, resorts, housing developments, downtown historic rehabs and other community partnerships. In Georgia, Kirby enjoys a statewide reputation representing municipal and government clients including development, industrial, housing and recreation authorities in transactions ranging from bond issues, financial matters, development and construction planning and oversight for public-private ventures.
Kirby has served as program speaker and seminar leader in a variety of university and professional forums. In addition to his duties as President of Community Development Partners Kirby is currently involved in public/private project consulting engagements in Richmond Hill, Georgia; Athens, Georgia; Griffin, Georgia; Thomasville, Georgia and Moultrie, Georgia.
Andrew Ham, Urban Trust, LLC
Steve Atkins, Principal, Managing Director, SouthEast Development Group, LLC
Kirby Glaze, Esq. 4 PM, Atlanta, Georgia