CAMERON FLAKNE is a Project Manager and Financial Analyst for Lupe Development Partners. He focuses on project coordination and underwriting on commercial and residential developments. Cameron acts as a liaison between owners, architects, engineers, and contractors throughout the construction process. He has acted as property manager and owner representative on mixed-use projects and retail tenant buildouts. Cameron joined Lupe Development in 2016 and has helped develop more than 500 housing units and more than 50,000 square feet of commercial space. During predevelopment and construction, Cameron works closely with the municipalities and neighborhood associations, making sure Lupe Development has open communication and engagement with the communities where it operates. In addition to community engagement, his experience includes grant writing and underwriting for multifamily housing projects, helping to secure necessary funds for development.
Cameron has previous experience in the hospitality sector of property management, acting as a leasing consultant, giving him expertise in customer satisfaction and management. Prior to that he managed daily website activity, as a webmaster assistant for KUMD, a Duluth public radio station.
Cameron graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth, with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a minor in Spanish. He then continued his education in Barcelona, Spain, completing a master’s of science in management at the University of Pompeu Fabra. Apart from being an avid traveler, you can find Cameron hitting the slopes snowboarding, playing soccer and lacrosse, and golfing. Email Cameron