Brian Edwards is a Partner and Chief Operating Officer of TerraCRG. As the Chief Operating Officer, Brian oversees finance, technology, human resources, and operations. Brian was a member of the management team that acquired and restored the TerraCRG headquarters on Dean Street that won the prestigious 2016 Building Brooklyn Award for Adaptive Re-use.
Before joining TerraCRG, Brian spent nine years as an investor and consultant on several residential development projects including Historic Front Street in Manhattan’s South Street Seaport Historic District, 307 Atlantic Avenue (The Atlantic Stamp Building) in Brooklyn, and 264 Water Street in Manhattan. Prior to that, Brian spent 13 years as Executive Director of Leasing and Co-Director of Project Marketing for The Halstead Property Company where he managed 175 brokers and worked closely with a wide array of landlords and developers. During his tenure, Edwards marketed over 30 new residential projects and advised national REIT’s, developers and institutions including AIMCO, Zuberry Associates, Bernard Spitzer, Sciame Developers, Citi Habitats and New York Presbyterian Hospital on residential real estate matters.
Originally from Minnesota, Brian attended Columbia College where he was a Division 1 high jumper on the track and field team. A voracious history buff, Appalachian Trail section hiker and an admitted “hoopaholic”, Brian lives on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with his wife and son. Brian is the passionate Scoutmaster of Troop 662, Manhattan’s largest Boy Scout Troop sponsored by The Brick Church.
“As the Scoutmaster of BSA Troop 662, I get great satisfaction in helping young people navigate the challenges of making ethical and moral decisions.”