Brian Dollar ’03 MSRED
Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development, ACRUVA Community Developers
Dr. Brian Dollar, DPPD, is a Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development with ACRUVA Community Developers (ACRUVA) in its South Florida Headquarters. Dr. Dollar joined ACRUVA in 2023 and brings more than 25 years of experience in real estate development, affordable housing, asset management, portfolio management, finance, strategy, and operations.
His primary areas of expertise include real estate development, acquisitions, and advisory transactions nationally. Throughout his career, Dr. Dollar has sourced and closed deals in excess of $1 billion for several private, public, and governmental entities.
Previously, Dr. Dollar served as a Real Estate Development Executive for Atlanta Housing with its Real Estate Development and Planning Department and Director of Real Estate Strategy within the Office of Policy, Strategy, and Innovation.
Before that, Dr. Dollar worked for Wonderful Real Estate Development, Rockefeller Group Development, GE Capital Real Estate, MetLife Real Estate, Cushman & Wakefield, and Lend Lease Real Estate Investors in various transactional capacities.
Dr. Brian holds a Doctorate from The University of Southern California’s Price School of Public Policy, a master’s in real estate development from Columbia University in New York and Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Brian is an active member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), serving on its National Reuse & Redevelopment Product Council, a member of the National Association of Industrial & Office Properties (NAIOP), a member of the Columbia University Real Estate Development Program Alumni Board, and member of Columbia University GSAAP Board of Alumni Directors.
Dr. Brian currently lives in South Florida with his wife (Aleksandra) and two young children, Brian Jr., and Elle. Outside of work, Brian is enthusiastic about and heavily involved in community service, international travel, and F1 racing events.