Development professional with over 14 years of experience from mixed-use sustainable developments to city master plans. Her passion is creating unique developments that reflect the flavor of the local culture, respect the natural environment, and build community.
Her core focus within the company is shepherding projects through entitlements and construction with a specialization in student housing, market-rate housing, residences, and public-private projects. Anyeley takes initiative pursuing complex challenges. Her strong technical and creative background enable her to successfully lead and participate in multi-disciplinary teams with diverse stakeholders.
Before joining project^, Anyeley served as a Development Manager for Gerding Edlen Development in Portland, where she worked on student housing, civic projects, and public-private partnerships and as an Associate Urban Designer at the leading design firm EDAW, now AECOM, specializing in downtown master plans in the Caribbean, transit-oriented mixed-use developments, and greenway plans.
Her civic work includes a governor appointment to Oregon’s Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) and a mayoral appointment to Portland’s Adjustment Committee, Community Involvement Committee for the Portland Plan, and Policy Expert Group for Residential Development and Compatibility for the Comp Plan. She has served on the board of 1000 Friends of Oregon, Portland Housing Center, The SOUL District and is an expert on ULI Advisory Services Panels. She is also a published researcher and writer on cultural landscapes and public consensus.
The Portland Business Journal named her a “Top 40 Under 40”; the Urban Land Institute named her “40 under 40” as one of the best young land-use professionals from around the globe; and The Daily Journal of Commerce named her a “Woman of Vision”.