HL Development Services Group, LLC

Development Team


DENNIS L. RICHARDSON
DENNIS L. RICHARDSON
President
HARVEY L. LINDSAY, JR.
HARVEY L. LINDSAY, JR.
Chairman
Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate
MICHAEL W. MCCABE
MICHAEL W. MCCABE
Vice Chairman
Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate
Chairman
HL Development Services Group, LLC
DAWNA ELLIS
DAWNA L. ELLIS
Chief Financial Officer
ERIC ROGERS
ERIC ROGERS
Accountant
EVA G. Wiggins
EVA G. WIGGINS
Director Of Marketing
 

DENNIS L. RICHARDSON

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

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As Development Manager and Senior Vice President of HL Development Services Group, LLC, Mr. Richardson's responsibilities include coordination, management, and implementation of the planning, design and construction for all project development.

Since joining HL Development Services Group, LLC in 2001, Mr. Richardson has been responsible for the completion of construction of over 1,000,000 square feet of office, retail, and residential development. He has also assumed a Master Development Planner role with various cities and is regarded as an expert in leading public and private development efforts. Projects of note include City Center at Oyster Point in Newport News, the completion of Maersk Logistics Cross Dock Facility in Chesapeake, Virginia, The Mast Center including the Virginia Modeling Analysis and Simulation Center in Suffolk, Old Dominion University's Tri-Cities Higher Education Center, and the Mast One Building in Portsmouth, Virginia.

Prior to joining HL Development Services Group, LLC, Mr. Richardson served as the Construction Manager for the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority. In this capacity, he was responsible for procuring and managing master planning, the design of buildings and infrastructure, and construction of many of the projects that define the City of Norfolk today. These projects include Ghent Square, the Waterside Festival Marketplace and Marina, Town Point Park, Nauticus, Freemason Harbour, the Tidewater Community College Downtown Campus including the renovation of the Wells Theatre, the Smith and Welton Building, the Woolworth classroom building as well as the new Mason Andrews Science Building. He also worked on many residential developments including East Beach, West and East Ocean View, Middletown Arch, and the Church Street area. He was responsible for assisting Old Dominion University on the master plan and infrastructure development of University Village. Mr. Richardson was also in charge of the public/private efforts to plan, design and build MacArthur Center in downtown and coordinated the project within the City government and was responsible for all public infrastructures and landscaping around the project and managed the design and construction of the parking garages that serve MacArthur Center.

Mr. Richardson received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Virginia Tech and earned his Masters of Architecture in Urban Design from Virginia Tech as well. He served as an Adjunct Professor to Old Dominion for over 25 years and is active in many community ventures.

HARVEY L. LINDSAY, JR.

CHAIRMAN
HARVEY LINDSAY COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

757-640-8202

Under Mr. Lindsay’s leadership, the Harvey Lindsay organization has grown into a multi-faceted commercial real estate services company employing over 80 individuals that work together to manage and lease over 8,000,000 square feet of real estate. The Sales and Leasing professionals are recognized annually as one of the most productive brokerage houses in the region. Mr. Lindsay brings his experience and reputation to the benefit of the Development Services Company as well. From his early involvement in Military Circle Mall and Coliseum Mall to the Waterside Marketplace and Dominion Tower projects to today’s involvement with City Center at Oyster Point, Mr. Lindsay remains active within the Development Group. He is also active in many civic and community organization - he served for four years on the Norfolk State University Board of Visitors and was co-chair of the Old Dominion University Major Gifts Committee. Mr. Lindsay’s dedication to service was recognized in 2004 by Old Dominion University when he was awarded the Albert B. “Buck” Gornto, Jr. Regional Service Award.

Additional Awards:

  • “Realtor of the Year Award” from Norfolk Board of Realtors, Inc., 1958
  • “Distinguished Service Award” from Norfolk Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1964
  • “Service to Mankind Award” from Norfolk Sertoma Club, 1980
  • “Vivian Mason Meritorious Service Award” from Urban League of Tidewater, 1983
  • “Brotherhood Citation” from the Tidewater Chapter of the National Conference of Christians and Jews, Inc., 1985
  • “First Citizen Award” for the City of Norfolk from the Cosmopolitan Club, 1992
  • “Liberty Bell Award” from the Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association, 1994
  • “Downtowner of the Year Award” from the Downtown Norfolk Council, 1994
  • “The Hunter Hogan Award” for excellence in retail commercial real estate presented at the ICSC, 1996
  • “Marketing Excellence Award” from the Sales and Marketing Executives of Tidewater, 1997
  • 2002 Hope Award given by National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Hampton Roads Chapter
  • 2007 Laureate – Hampton Roads Business Hall of Fame. Given by Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads, Inc.

MICHAEL W. MCCABE

PRESIDENT & CEO
HARVEY LINDSAY COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
CHAIRMAN
HL DEVELOPMENT SERVICES GROUP, LLC

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Mr. McCabe is President and CEO of Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia. For over half a century, Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate has evolved into a multi-faceted organization comprised of over thirty-two real estate professionals working as a team to provide quality real estate services to businesses and individuals. Despite the company’s expansion and growth, its mission today remains the same as it was when Harvey L. Lindsay, Sr. first conceived it: Unqualified integrity and fairness coupled with bold and innovative approaches to real estate marketing that best serve the client’s needs.

Mr. McCabe is Past Chairman of the International Azalea Festival of the City of Norfolk, former President of the Norfolk Chamber of Commerce, former Chairman of the Board of WHRO Public Service Television, former member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia State Chamber of Commerce, former Board Member of State Mental Health and Retardation Board and former member of Board of Trustees of Norfolk Academy as Vice President of Development, former Board member of The Harbor Club of Norfolk and The Princess Anne Country Club. Mr. McCabe currently serves on the following Boards:

  • The Old Dominion University Real Estate Foundation Board
  • WHRO Public Service Television Foundation Board
  • The MacArthur Memorial Foundation Board
  • Sentara Health System Advisory Board
  • Hampton Roads Association of Commercial Real Estate
  • Greater Norfolk Corporation

Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance Prior to joining Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate in 1993, Mr. McCabe was Partner in the firms of Adams, McCabe & Lester from 1974 through 1984 and McCabe & Lester from 1984-1992, during which time these firm’s portfolios included the leasing and management of a variety of commercial properties.

DAWNA ELLIS

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

As Chief Financial Officer for HL Development Services Group, LLC and Senior Vice President with Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate Commercial Real Estate Ms. Ellis is responsible for the day-to-day financial management and accounting of the HL Development Services Group, LLC’s development projects. Her responsibilities include Accounting, Human Resources, Management Information Systems, Marketing and Research, and Administrative Support. She manages all aspects of Corporate, Partnership, Development, and Property Management accounting including tax work for the various entities controlled by Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate. Dawna Ellis graduated Summa Cum Laude from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia in 1986, earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with concentrations in Accounting and Finance. She was inducted into Omicron Delta Epsilon and Alpha Chi - honor societies for Economics and Accounting respectively. She received her Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license from the State of Virginia in 1988, and her Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM) designation in 1993. She is a 2004 graduate of Leadership Hampton Roads.

ERIC ROGERS

ACCOUNTANT

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Eric joined HL Development Services Group in September 2009. He will be responsible for cash management, implementation and control of funding processes and budgetary planning for retail, office, mixed use, and multifamily residential projects. Prior to joining HL Development Services Group, he worked with Advantis Real Estate Services Company as an accountant with the brokerage and construction service lines. Eric holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia State University, in Petersburg, Virginia.

EVA G. WIGGINS

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

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As Director of Marketing, Eva is responsible for the marketing initiatives for Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate and HL Development - currently focusing on City Center at Oyster Point, mixed use development project. Eva is a graduate of Cornell University with a Masters in International Development, and received a Bachelors of Arts from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Prior to joining Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate she worked with the American Heart Association, and throughout Central and South America with various International Development Agencies, including United States Agency for International Development (USAID), US Department of Justice, and Catholic Relief Services.