Michael Phillips is the President of Jamestown. Mr. Phillips is a driving force behind several nationally recognized adaptive reuse developments, including Chelsea Market in New York, Industry City in Brooklyn, Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco, and Ponce City Market in Atlanta. He is nationally recognized for his creative leadership and his ability to build distinctive urban communities. Mr. Phillips is the Vice-Chairman for the James Beard Foundation, and sits on the Boards of Friends of the High Line and the Real Estate Board of New York. He attended the American University in London.