Pat Gillespie is the chief visionary, founder and president of Gillespie Group. Under Pat’s leadership, Gillespie Group has been at the forefront of development and property management, and is recognized as a driving force for progress in Lansing and throughout the state.

Known for his multifamily and mixed-use developments in the Greater Lansing area and surrounding markets, Pat is a respected leader. With his heartfelt mission to motivate and energize Mid-Michigan communities, Pat is recognized for his focus, enthusiasm and ability to bring his unique perspective to life.

A graduate of Michigan State University, Pat supports his alma mater through speaking engagements and attending sporting events. His expertise is put to good use, by engaging audiences at MSU’s School of Planning, Design and Construction, Land Policy Institute and Building Construction Management department when called upon. Pat enjoys sharing his insight with students and faculty.

As a passionate participant in Metro Lansing’s growth Pat holds board positions on the Prima Civitas Foundation, Sparrow Foundation, Lansing Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee and MEDC’s Redevelopment Ready Communities Advisory Council.

Celebrating 20 years in the industry, Pat has advanced over thirty (30) real estate developments.  He is an advocate for urban renewal through activism and revitalization projects.  His efforts are designed to affect positive change and make a lasting commitment to communities with each development.