Director of Leasing
Amy Joined Next Realty in 2015 as Director of Leasing, where she is responsible for overseeing the leasing of Next Realty’s 1.2 million square feet of retail space. She works closely with the acquisitions team to source investment opportunities, complete in-depth market research, and execute property due diligence. In Amy’s time at Next, she has successfully executed over 33 lease transactions including four former Sports Authority locations within the Next Realty portfolio. This has resulted in maintaining a high level of long-term occupancy and revenue.
Amy began her career in real estate in 2008 at GK Development with a focus on leasing. During her tenure, Amy advanced to a Senior Leasing representative where she was responsible for the marketing and leasing of multiple retail strip centers and shopping malls totaling over 1.5 million square feet. She was also responsible for securing leases with major national, regional, and local retailers resulting in over $50 million dollars in revenue.
Amy received her Bachelors of Science from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. She is also an Illinois Licensed Real Estate Broker, member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Women in Retail Leasing Group, and actively involved in helping to raise money for causes close to her including EB Research and Cancer Research.