Vice President of Development
Cole Guthrie is a native of Shreveport. He is the Vice President of Development for U. L. Coleman Companies specializing in master plan development and sustainability. He leads the development team on all aspects of development from conception through completion. His previous business experience includes design and project management consulting for several national Master Planned Community developers. Cole focuses on creating enduring project solutions by developing a feasible budget and scheduling parameters to incorporate innovative components for unique but balanced projects.
Cole is licensed as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Associate (LEED GA®) and a member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC®). Cole is also a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI ®), the International Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA®), the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA®) and he has obtained his real estate license. He is also a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM®) candidate, a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Management course, and the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Leadership Shreveport program.
Cole earned a Bachelor’s of Landscape Architecture degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and is currently pursuing his Executive MBA from LSU Shreveport.