Kate Nolan Bryden

Kate Bryden, LEED® AP BD+C

MRP Industrial  |  Senior Vice President Development

Baltimore, Maryland

Leadership Position: NAIOP Vice Chair, National Forums

Involvement: Executive Committee Member, Research Foundation Governor

Chapter: NAIOP Maryland

Kate Bryden is the vice president of development for MRP Industrial in Baltimore, Maryland, and has overseen the development of nearly 4 million square feet of industrial, flex, office and retail projects. Bryden is primarily responsible for acquisition support, due diligence, entitlement procurement, and also overseeing the design and construction of projects in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. Prior to joining MRP Industrial, she was the principal of AMK Partners, a certified woman-owned business that provided third party owner’s representation and development management of light industrial projects for private and institutional developers.

This summer, the NAIOP Research Foundation announced her appointment to join the Foundation’s Governors. Individuals who demonstrate their commitment to the Foundation’s mission by making a substantial contribution to its endowment fund are invited to accept this lifetime distinction. Bryden began her affiliation with the NAIOP Research Foundation as a Visionary, a select group of the industry’s rising leaders who are engaged with the work of the Foundation and with its Governors.

Bryden serves as vice chair of the NAIOP Corporate education committee, chair of the CRE.Converge Virtual 2020 planning committee, is a member of the NAIOP Executive Committee, and is a member and former chair of the Deal & Investment National Forum. She was recognized with the NAIOP Developing Leader Award in 2018.