Senior Vice President of Development and Construction
Mike Conn is Senior Vice President of Development and Construction at Meridian, a full-service real estate developer focused primarily on healthcare properties in the western U.S. With nearly 20 years of experience in construction, real estate, and development, he is responsible for all aspects of development, including site acquisition, due diligence, entitlements, estimating, proformas, and scheduling. He oversees construction, asset management, and leasing of projects. Prior to joining Meridian, Mr. Conn worked in commercial brokerage at CB Richard Ellis, where he specialized in the sales and leasing of industrial and flex/office product. He has also worked as a developer with Catellus & ProLogis, and as a general contractor with Turner Construction Company. Over the course of his career, Mr. Conn has completed several million square feet of projects with a value of nearly three-quarter billion dollars. The projects range from historic value-add renovations, to Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) sub-acute adaptive re-use facilities, to dense ground-up urban infill development. Some of the notable healthcare facilities include dialysis centers, bio-pharmaceutical labs, primary and specialty care medical and dental clinics, and several OSHPD out-patient ambulatory facilities. His clients include major healthcare providers such as Kaiser, Sutter, John Muir, HCA, DaVita, Amgen, Baxter, and many Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). Mr. Conn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and is a licensed California Real Estate Broker, a General Contractor, and LEED Accredited Professional.