Sean McLean, Co-CEO
Co-CEO Sean McLean has over 15 years of real estate development and planning experience. Prior to joining the Renaissance team, Sean led the planning and development of over 8,100 residential units, along with 2.5 million square feet of mixed-use commercial space throughout the state of NY. His efforts have led to the entitlement of 20 million sqft of development potential, inclusive of more than 12,000 residential housing units. His passion and expertise lies in true mixed-use and transit oriented development. Using form based zoning, entitlement processes, flexible planning techniques and market awareness Sean helps each municipality create an immediate and transparent path to development. He has been successful in consensus building amongst public officials, community stakeholders and vertical developers to create unique forward thinking developments. Sean holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Psychology from Princeton University and a Master’s in International Real Estate Development from New York University. Sean is currently leading the Company’s Unified Development Approach™ and redevelopment process in its Southampton, New Rochelle and Hempstead redevelopment initiatives, coordinating municipal efforts with community outreach and private property owner participation.