Key Executives & Trustees

H. Leon Shadowen, Jr

Vice President – Development – Austin and Richmond

Mr. Shadowen joined Brandywine in 1999 and currently serves as Vice President of Development for the Austin and Richmond regions, where he plays a lead role in acquisitions and development. Prior to joining Brandywine, Mr. Shadowen served as a project partner with Childress Klein Properties. He currently serves on the Board and Executive Committee of the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Real Estate Foundation. He is a 2006 graduate of Leadership Metro Richmond, and is a member of the Executive Committee (past President) of the VCU Real Estate Circle of Excellence, the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA), ULI, and the Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate (Founding Member). Mr. Shadowen is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), a licensed real estate broker in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and a licensed attorney in the Commonwealths of Kentucky and Virginia. He earned law degrees from New York University and the University of Kentucky and his undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Kentucky.