Steve Kelly is president of Aina Nui Corporation, leading the Kapolei Properties Division of the James Campbell Company LLC since 2019. Mr. Kelly was vice president, Development and manager, Development during his prior thirteen years with the Company.
The Kapolei Properties Division is responsible for investment activities for the Company’s 2,550-acre portfolio in the Kapolei, Hawai’i region including acquisition, development, asset management, leasing and sales for a variety of property types. Before joining the Company in 2006, Mr. Kelly was an associate with two consulting firms in California and Hawai‘i specializing in master planned development, strategic planning and real estate portfolio value enhancement strategies.
Mr. Kelly has a bachelor’s degree in environmental analysis and design and a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of California at Irvine. He also completed the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Advanced Management Program and the Urban Land Institute’s Real Estate Development Program. In addition to serving as an inside director of three Company affiliate boards, he serves on several industry group and non-profit boards and advisory committees, is a past president of the Land Use Research Foundation of Hawai’i and is an active member of several national real estate industry organizations.