Director of Operations, Southern California
Chris Huizenga is a Director at Swift, responsible for overseeing Operations for the Southern California region, Engineering for Swift’s entire portfolio and is a member of the Swift Management Services leadership team. He is a LEED AP O+M providing leadership and support on Swift’s sustainability efforts. Chris has 25 years of commercial real estate experience spanning multiple disciplines (Asset Management, Financial Analysis & Operations). After joining Swift in August 2016, Chris first served as the Asset Manager in Southern California overseeing ten assets totaling 2.4 million square feet. Prior to joining Swift, Chris was a Director in Asset Management for Hines where his 4 million square foot office portfolio was concentrated in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute, currently serving as a member of the ULI-OCIE Office & Commercial Local Product Council and the ULI-OCIE Program Planning Committee while also volunteering in the ULI Urban Plan Program. Chris holds a B.A. in Finance from the Eli Broad School of Business at Michigan State University.