Barrett "Barry" Brady has extensive experience in the real estate and construction industries. He retired December 31, 2008, from his position as Senior Vice President of Highwoods Properties, Inc., an NYSE-listed real estate investment trust (REIT). He had served as President and Chief Executive Officer of J.C. Nichols Company, a real estate company headquartered in Kansas City, until it was acquired in 1998 by Highwoods Properties, Inc. Before joining J.C. Nichols Company in 1995, Mr. Brady had served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Dunn Industries, Inc., a major construction contractor. An active member of the Kansas City community, Mr. Brady serves on the Boards of Directors of J.E. Dunn Construction Group, Inc.; NASB Financial, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed thrift holding company, and its subsidiary North American Savings Bank, F.S.B.; and MRIGlobal. He received a B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University and an M.B.A. from the University of Missouri.
Member of the Audit Committee
Member of the Corporate Governance Committee
Member of the Investment Committee