Brett Hutchens is the president and managing partner of Casto Southeast Realty Services and is in charge of mixed use and entertainment development for the Casto Organization.  Casto is in the top 10 of the largest privately held development companies in the United States with a portfolio of over 23 million square feet of retail property.  He has over 30 years’ experience in commercial real estate development and has been with Casto for 17 years.  Hutchens practiced commercial law in Cincinnati, Ohio for several years prior to entering the commercial retail development business in the mid-1980’s.

In addition to his business activities, Brett is a past Chairman and 33 year Board Member of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals which benefits 170 Children’s Hospitals throughout the US and Canada and has raised over $6 billion dollars since its inception.  He has been especially instrumental in creating corporate partnerships at Children Miracle Network Hospitals which accounts for roughly 65% of the $378 million raised for the Hospitals in 2016.