Brian S. Benninghoff is a Principal at Buchanan Partners, LLC, one of the largest commercial real estate developers in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. Over the last 15 years, Buchanan Partners has acquired, planned, or developed over 1,600 acres of commercial land as well as over five million square feet of property including office, industrial, flex, retail, and mixed-use projects. He serves as chairman of the Advisory Board of George Mason University Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship, and recently retired as a member of the Board of the New Community After School Program. He earned his B.A. from Davidson College in 1979.