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Whitney Livingston

Chief Operating Officer
Centennial Real Estate


As Chief Operating Officer, Whitney leads corporate operations and property services working closely with the Executive and property teams to develop and execute accretive operating, repositioning and redevelopment plans that create long term value for the Centennial Collection and its partners.

Prior to joining Centennial, Whitney worked for Madison Marquette, a national investment management and services company specializing in mixed-use and retail real estate, for 13 years in various leadership roles. Most recently, Whitney served as Madison’s head of Retail Management Services, overseeing over 20 million square feet of real estate. During her tenure at Madison Marquette, Whitney successfully project managed the visioning, branding, merchandising, and redevelopment or repositioning process for assets owned by the company’s highest priority clients and partners, including PGIM, Blackstone, Principal Financial and UBS among many others. She has a proven track record of building, motivating and leading engaged teams committed to achieving property and corporate strategic plans.

Whitney is an active member of ICSC, currently serving as ICSC’s Next Gen Board of Trustees Member as well as State Director for Texas (2018-2021. She is also a member of the Red River States planning committee and past Chair of the Texas Convention (2017). In 2019, she was named as an ICSC 4 Under 40 honoree. Whitney is dedicated to giving back to our industry and serves as a mentor to students and young professionals. She is also a regular speaker at ICSC, ULI and other industry related events and is a member of the coveted CRC Gold council for ULI.

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