Our Leadership

White Strand Development LLC is a privately held, forward-thinking, WBE-certified real estate firm that specializes in developing Risk Reduction Protocols, Carbon Reduction Strategies, and PropTech Integrated Standards. The company aims to create customized strategies to meet individual client needs.

Led by Christine McHugh, an industry professional with over 30 years of experience, White Strand Development has the knowledge and experience to assist clients in recognizing unforeseen value. While following a proven methodology, we maintain the flexibility to adapt so that clients can become more agile and responsive to their own needs. White Strand's knowledge-based consulting practice provides tailored solutions through analysis, planning, and implementation, focusing on continuous evaluation by establishing relationships to foster an environment of knowledge sharing to help stakeholders align with corporate goals and initiatives.

We are mission-focused to provide transparency, through technology. We have a reputation for taking an out-of-the-box approach to some very basic real estate opportunities. We are innovative leaders who look to significantly improve results by managing with integrity, applied technology, and process improvement to reduce risk, increase productivity, and decrease costs.

In addition, Christine serves on the Board of Directors for ASHRAE NYC as well as the US PropTech Council. She is also a standing member of the NYC Nontraditional Employment for Women Ambassadors’ Council and is proud to have served on Pace University’s Advisory Board for their Lubin School of Business and Urban Green’s GPRO Construction Management Advisory Committee. She also provides career counseling to returning Veterans as part of the American Corporate Partners (ACP) Veteran Mentoring Program.

Our Leadership 

Our Approach

The built space influences individual corporate cultures. WSD customizes solutions to progress with client needs as they evolve.

Flexible, forward-thinking, and practical, White Strand provides solutions that increase opportunities for sustainability and diversity while assisting clients to stay agile and responsive to their own ever-changing requirements.

Drawing on our extensive experience and industry knowledge, WSD combines this with our unparalleled industry network to deliver adaptive solutions from analysis to planning through to implementation.

In addition, we foster collaboration, helping organizations enrich their departments and management while developing overarching organizational goals and initiatives.

Our Motto

If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled, or composted, then it should be restricted, redesigned, or removed from production.

- Pete Seeger