Chevy Chase, MD


FCP® Vice President for Portfolio Management & Investor Relations, Moriah Thomas Parker, has been selected to serve as a mentor for the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI’s) Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) Virginia inaugural cohort program for career development for women of color. As a mentor during 2021, Ms. Thomas Parker will provide career advice and professional guidance with each mentee monthly throughout the year and will serve as a resource for their capstone project.

“I am honored to participate in this groundbreaking ULI WLI initiative, designed to very intentionally increase the visibility of and leadership opportunities for young women of color,” said Moriah Thomas Parker. “Throughout my career, I have benefited from strong black mentors – men and women – who inspire me to share those perspectives. At FCP, we believe strongly in the goals of this program, which firmly leads us toward a brighter and more diverse future for ULI, our industry and our world.”

FCP congratulates the mentees selected for the inaugural ULI WLI Virginia career development program for women of color:

Saleste Lightbourne, CAD Designer, Team Fishel

Chanel Brown, Business Development Coordinator, W.M. Jordan

Jillian Bates, Associate Attorney, Hirschler

Destini Harrell, Co-Founder, Amplify

The Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) was established in 2011 as a global program of the Urban Land Institute. Today it has an active global Steering Committee in addition to 40+ chapters in 8 countries around the world. The global WLI leaders support local programming and initiatives, helping to increase both the number and visibility of more women leaders throughout ULI’s vast network. Established in 1936, ULI today has more than 46,000 members worldwide, representing the entire spectrum of the land use and development disciplines.

About FCP
FCP® is a privately held real estate investment company that has invested in or financed more than $8.6 billion in assets since its founding in 1999. FCP invests directly and with operating partners in commercial and residential assets. The firm makes equity and structured investments in income-producing and development properties. Based in Chevy Chase, MD, FCP invests both its commingled, discretionary funds and separate accounts targeted at major real estate markets in the United States. For further information on FCP, please visit