As Senior Vice President of Navy Yard Planning and Real Estate Development, Prema leads the team that manages all aspects of property planning, leasing, real estate development, operations, marketing and communications for PIDC at The Navy Yard.
Previously, Prema ran the Planning and Economic Development at University City District, where she was responsible for the execution of several prominent civic real estate projects, including The Porch at 30th Street Station. She previously worked for PIDC in the Real Estate Services group from 2007-2010. Additionally, she has worked at Yale University and at the Urban Land Institute, where she authored a book about placemaking and mixed-use development.
Raised in Connecticut, Prema is a graduate of Bowdoin College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Design. Prema lives in Philadelphia’s West Mount Airy neighborhood with her husband and her two children.