Michelle D. Freeman

CEO and President, Carl M. Freeman Foundation

Michelle Freeman is owner and CEO of the Carl M. Freeman Companies, a 69-year-old real estate company that specializes in land acquisition, land planning, development and redevelopment, and the management of award-winning, amenity rich residential communities, neighborhood shopping centers, and commercial properties. Freeman Companies also owns and operates three golf courses including, Bayside, an 18 hole, award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Course in Fenwick Island, Delaware.

The Freeman Companies are dedicated to creating “places” that enrich people’s lives through innovative, creative design; attention to detail; and collaborative partnerships with thought leaders in the real estate and golf industries. “Our centers and neighborhoods are a reflection of how important we feel it is to be a part of life – fresh air, fun, and just the right mix of place and opportunity!” Freeman has offices in Rockville, Maryland, and Fenwick Island and was named one of Greater Washington’s Best Places to Work in 2015.