Jeff Baker is the Managing Director of Development at Weller Development Partners and currently leads all aspects of the real estate development process for the company. He is responsible for 2M+ square feet of mixed-use commercial, multifamily, hotel, retail, and luxury resort development totaling over $1.5B of ground-up development value. Previously at Weller Development Partners, he led all aspects of the real estate development process including design, entitlement, permitting, financing (Opportunity Zone equity/construction + LIHTC debt), and construction for Port Covington, one of the largest urban development projects in the United States.
Mr. Baker brings more than eight years of unique real estate experience, concentrating on urban infill, mixed-use development projects across the country. He previously worked at The JBG Companies on the development team, where he worked on several large-scale, mixed-use developments including JBG’s current headquarters 4747 Bethesda Avenue, 7900 Wisconsin Avenue, 4749 Bethesda Avenue, 5600 Fishers Lane (Department of Health & Human Services, 1M SF build-to-suit), and the Signet Condominiums. His projects totaled 2.5M square feet and $900M in development value. Mr. Baker earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree from Cornell University.