JLL (Chicago), a real estate and investment management firm, has appointed  David Cripe senior vice president of project and development services in the firm’s Nashville office.

Cripe will focus on client management and business development for the firm’s healthcare portfolio in the Southeast.

He brings more than 25 years of project management experience to the firm, including roles with HCA (Nashville, Tenn.), Virginia Hospital Center (Arlington, Va.), and Loyola University Medical Center (Maywood, Ill.).