Our Team


leiasa beckhaM Principal

Leiasa brings over 15 years of real estate experience to Common Ground Urban Development.  She specializes in grassroots development projects that serve the affordable housing, social enterprise, and nonprofit sectors. 

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Lisa is a connector and placemaker with a passion for creating opportunities at the intersection of real estate and local business. As an economic development and real estate professional, she helps developers and investors interested in the San Francisco Bay Area

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Mindy bacharach
Sr. Development Associate

Mindy recently graduated from USC where she received her MBA/MRED (Masters in Real Estate Development) and brings over 6 years of real estate analysis experience to Common Ground Urban Development. 

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