Chris Wakefield is Senior Construction Manager of Lincoln Property Company, responsible for commercial real estate development and construction, project management, and major tenant improvement projects.
Prior to joining the Lincoln Property team, he worked for the general contractor Brasfield & Gorrie. During the time with Brasfield, he was an assistant project manager helping to complete new construction such as the Word of Faith Church’s Epicenter, a large-scale recreational center for the church including bowling alley, rock climbing wall, basketball court, recording studio and meeting space. Also, he worked on renovations such as the interior buildout of the 3630 Ritz Carlton penthouses, 3 of the last spaces to be finished in the Ritz top floors of residential, and Passion City Church, an interior renovation that included adding a second story office space to an existing structure, recording studio and additional meeting space. For the past 18-24 months he was in the Kennesaw office mainly dedicated to estimating the Braves new park in Marietta, which included pricing efforts for the stadium structure, office building, parking decks, and exterior amenity upgrades.
Since joining the Lincoln team, the office repositioning work includes Midtown Plaza, 55 Allen, and 730 Midtown. He has overseen spec warehouse development, including base building construction through TI build-outs of the following product: Flat Shoals DC- 362,000 SF, Airport West 400- 108,000 SF, Shannon Industrial- 209,000 SF, and Rockdale 20 DC- 288,000 SF. Other development work includes overseeing the mixed-use product Echo Street West; entailing brownfield remediation, City of Atlanta infrastructure upgrades, 300,000 SF of Class A Office, 292 Multifamily with 60,000 SF of retail and 20,000 SF of amenities.