Mr. Kayne is a senior executive with extensive real estate and operations experience. Most recently, he served as Director of Special Projects for the Deputy Mayor of Planning and Economic Development where he was responsible for real estate transactions outside of the core portfolio. Prior to rejoining the District, Mr. Kayne worked for DBT Development Group where he served as Chief Operating Officer. From 2008 to 2016, Mr. Kayne worked for the Department of General Services where he served multiple roles including Interim Director, COO, and Associate Director. Throughout his career he has held positions as Senior Vice President at Stellar Management, Senior Vice President Director of Real Estate for Federal Realty Investment Trust, Vice President Charles E. Smith Residential, and Vice President LaSalle Advisors. Mr. Kayne received a Master’s Degree in Real Estate from Johns Hopkins University.