Lee Sellenraad CCM, Certified Lean Innovation

Americas Consulting
Consulting & Advisory

  • Detroit
  • 2111 Woodward Avenue
  • Suit 920
  • Detroit, 48201

Lee Sellenraad, CCM, LEED AP, Certified Lean Innovation, was hired as a Director within Avison Young’s Consulting Group. Lee’s focus and responsibility is servicing clients in the commercial and industrial sector, while also growing the consulting business and client base across North America. Since being onboarded, Lee has quickly partnered with other markets to support consulting, development, and program management needs and has participated in numerous project opportunities with potential fees exceeding $4M.

Lee has over 30 years of experience leading clients through the development and acquisition of complex manufacturing / industrial facilities, while satisfying lean manufacturing and operational goals. Lee’s background enables him to provide the following services to Avison Young clients:

  • Operational efficiencies / lean Innovation
  • Program / change management and development support
  • Process integration and optimization
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Environmental, sustainability and governance services
  • Decarbonization efforts

Prior to joining Avison Young, Lee served as Chief Operating Officer of an Atlanta based national contractor, President and CEO of LIC, with overall worth of $140 million and 440 employees and founder of a Program Management Consulting firm he grew to $40 million and merged with a Michigan based Engineering firm. Lee has also developed and led national and global sales, marketing and operations teams focused on corporate and client capital expenditure efforts.


  • Construction Management Certificate, Construction Management Association of America
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Management, Northwood University
  • OSHA 10
  • Lean Innovation

Professional Affiliations / Recognition

  • American Institute for Steel Technologies
  • Green Building Certification Institute
  • Institute for Lean Innovation

Client List

  • A123 Battery
  • BMW Group
  • Cummins
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Dynamics / Navy
  • Nestle
  • Weyerhaeuser