As Development Manager, Courtney Blackburn assists in the development processes of Midway's various commercial and mixed-use projects, including CITYCENTRE and Kirby Grove.
Prior to joining Midway, Courtney served as a Project Engineer for Gilbane Building Company. At Gilbane, Courtney assisted in construction management of a 30-story corporate interior renovation in downtown Houston followed by the new construction of the Tomball Memorial High School.
Courtney graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction Management from Purdue University and received her MBA from the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business. Courtney is a LEED® accredited professional and active member of the Urban Land Institute. She is also active in various alumni groups, serving as her class representative for St. John's School and class ambassador for the University of Texas. Courtney has also recently served on the board of the Chi Omega Alumnae Association.
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists. —Charles Dickens