Night of the Stars Committee - 2022


Outgoing Chair: Michael Chen, Mackenzie
Co-Chairs: Jim Kidder, Kidder Matthews and Kenda Salisbury, Degenkolb Engineers
Incoming Chairs: Bernadette Kelly, Weber Thompson
Board Liaisons: Tara Howard, Amazon and Lori Hill, Unico


Our vision is to provide the premier awards event for the commercial real estate industry in Washington State that is focused on recognizing exceptional projects, providing members an opportunity to network, and creating an experience that is looked forward to each year.


  • To publicize excellence in commercial real estate in Washington State
  • To inspire confidence in nominations through an objective and standardize judging process
  • To plan and carry out the program for the Night of Stars Gala
  • To raise funds to support NAIOP’s operations, advocacy, and programs