University Student Living is pleased to announce that Toby Booker, a business and strategy development professional with more than 16 years’ experience in residential development and public-private projects, has joined USL as Vice President of On-campus Development. Toby brings extensive knowledge in market and project analysis, alternative financing solutions, and pre-development services. He has worked closely with military and higher education clients to build sustainable partnerships.
Prior to USL, Mr. Booker worked for Balfour Beatty Investments (previously GMH Communities Trust) as a business development executive where he helped to build the organization from its infancy to a leading developer, owner, and operator of privatized residential communities on military installations throughout the Unites States. During his tenure, the company grew to more than $4 billion in project value with nearly 40,000 residential units. To date, Toby has helped to develop more than 4,300 student housing beds valued at more than $300 million (4,300 beds).