Joe LeMense

Joe LeMense, Jr., Vice President – Development


Joe serves as Vice President – Development for Somera Road Inc. managing all capital projects and ground-up developments for the firm; a nearly 2 million SF pipeline.


Joe joined Somera Road at inception in 2016. He previously served as Director of Finance for The Shooshan Company, a privately owned investor and full service commercial real estate developer in the Washington, DC-metro area, where he managed all financial aspects of development projects, including the acquisition, entitlement, and financing of over 1.5 million SF of mixed-use office and residential ground-up development. Prior to Shooshan, Joe worked with DC-based developer Douglas Development Corp., where he managed developments and transactions of nearly $1 billion.


Joe graduated with honors from Georgetown University with a Master’s in Real Estate Development and received a BS in Real Estate from The University of Georgia. Joe presently serves as an adjunct professor to the Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies’ Real Estate Independent Study course.