Christopher J. Odle

With over thirty years of construction and development experience, Chris Odle leads the CDP team in providing high quality construction and development advisory services to our clients. Chris received his Bachelor’s of Building Construction from the University of Florida’s M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction, one of the leading Construction Science programs in the country. Having held positions such as Preconstruction Manager, Project Manager, and Director of Preconstruction, Chris understands the pricing, scheduling, and logistical issues related to technical construction. Pivoting to the Development world in 2001, he subsequently managed the development of over $2 Billion of real estate in various asset classes across the Southeastern United States.

Bachelor of Science in Building Construction, University of Florida
M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Gainesville, FL 32603


Principal, 2021 – Present
Creative Development Partners

Development Executive / Executive Vice President of Development, 2001 – 2021
Armada Hoffler, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Director of Preconstruction, 1997 – 2001
Stiles Construction, Atlanta, GA 30309

Senior Preconstruction Manager / Project Manager, 1993 – 1997
Armada Hoffler, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Director of Estimating, 1988 – 1993
Carlson Design-Build, Raleigh, NC 27601

Estimator / Project Engineer, 1984 – 1988
Metric Construction, Charlotte, NC 28227