Dana Sayles, AICPPartner

Dana Sayles has a long and diverse history in the California real estate industry and brings her extensive expertise to every client and development venture. In 2012, Dana co-founded three6ixty, a full-service consulting firm providing development/project management, entitlement and expediting, strategic land planning and community outreach services for developers throughout Southern California. Three6ixty specializes in complex projects including multi-family residential and mixed-use developments, hospitality projects and large-scale multi-disciplined master plans.

Dana previously served as the Vice President of Development at John Laing Homes Urban. At JLH, Dana maintained responsibility for the overall success of forward planning the Division’s projects valued at $350 million. She oversaw a project management team responsible for product selection, budgeting, design, entitlement, and implementation, from project inception through project close-out. From 2002-2005, Dana was a Development Director for Urban Pacific Builders LLC, a Long Beach-based real estate company focused on the development of adaptive reuse, in-fill, and affordable housing communities in the western United States. At Urban Pacific, Dana was responsible for the entitlement, planning, development, and construction of over 1,000 units of high-density, urban infill and affordable housing. In the early years of her career, she served as a Senior Project Manager for FORMA Design, Inc., an Irvine-based master-planning, landscape architecture, and graphic design firm. Dana started her urban planning career working for The Katherman company, a Los Angeles based consulting firm specializing in entitlements, public affairs, and community and governmental relations. Dana holds a Bachelor’s of Science in City and Regional Planning from Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art and Planning, as well as a Master’s in Planning from the University of Southern California. Dana currently serves as a Planning Commissioner for the City of Culver City, and is a licensed member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.