Advisory Board Member


Daniel E. Woodward

Woodward Photo Vice President - Tampa, Highwoods Properties, Inc.
3111 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Suite 300
Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 876-7000
Email (dan.woodward at highwoods.com)

  • Elevator speech: • Elevator speech: Dan is vice president and directly responsible for Highwoods' day-to-day operations in Tampa. He oversees a portfolio of 3.2 million square feet representing 13.7% of Highwoods’ total annual revenue.
  • Board member since: 2003
  • UF alumnus: Undergrad, Liberal Arts & Sciences (Psychology), 1982.
  • Location: Tampa area.
  • Real estate roles:
    • Owner/Investor
    • Developer
  • Industry Group Memberships and Participation:
    • NAIOP (Hi)
  • Bio: A 25-year commercial real estate veteran, Dan is directly responsible for the Company’s day-to-day operations in Highwoods Properties’ Tampa Division, overseeing all acquisition, leasing, management, and development activities. The Tampa portfolio is comprised of 3.2 million square feet and represents approximately 14 percent of Highwoods’ total annualized revenue. With Highwoods since July 2006, Dan was formerly with Trammell Crow Company as senior vice president responsible for the oversight of Trammell Crow Company’s development activities in Central Florida. Dan has also held similar positions with The Pizzuti Companies in Orlando and The Vantage Companies in Tampa. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science degree and MBA from the University of Florida and a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A licensed Florida Real Estate Broker, Dan is active in a variety of professional and civic organizations including past president of the Central Florida Chapter of NAIOP. He currently serves in various executive committee and board positions with the Westshore Alliance, Real Estate Investment Council, and Advisory Board for the Bergstrom Center for Real Estate Studies at the University of Florida. Company value proposition: Highwoods is a fully-integrated, self-administered real estate investment trust that provides development, construction, and leasing for its properties and for third parties. As of June 30, 2011 Highwoods owned or had an interest in 332 properties encompassing 32.7 million square feet. Board activity: Executive Committee, 2010-current Tampa Regional Event Committee, 2007-current Membership Committee, 2007-current Support: Mentor to MSRE student 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006; 2003 Fall Conference; 2004 Spring Retreat; 2005 Spring Retreat; 2006 Spring Retreat; 2006 Fall Conference; 2007 Spring Retreat
  • Company value proposition: Highwoods is a fully-integrated, self-administered real estate investment trust that provides development, construction, and leasing for its properties and for third parties. As of March 31, 2007 Highwoods owned 385 properties encompassing 34 million square feet.
  • Board activity:
    • Tampa Regional Event Committee, 2007-current
    • Membership Committee, 2007-current
  • Support: Mentor to MSRE student 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006; 2003 Fall Conference; 2004 Spring Retreat; 2005 Spring Retreat; 2006 Spring Retreat; 2006 Fall Conference; 2007 Spring Retreat