ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

Debbie specializes in office brokerage transactions and her role as an office brokerage specialist focuses on landlord and tenant advisory services in addition to sales transaction services.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Debbie began her career in commercial real estate in 1987, and joined Kessinger/Hunter &Company, LC in 1988. Throughout her career, she has represented local and institutional clients in the leasing and sale of numerous office properties in the Kansas City metropolitan area, including KPERS, The Hall Foundation, A.E.W., Lincoln National Life, T.I.A.A., U.S. Life Insurance Company, Highwoods, Taubman, TA Associates, Community Healthcare Trust, and Woodbury Corporation.

KEY ASSIGNMENTS

• Agent for the Denzer portfolio of three properties since 1997
• Baker University, local and regional sites in excess of 100,000 SF
• St. Paul Travelers Insurance (70,000 SF)
• Beacon Medaes (50,000 SF)
• Airgas nationally in more than 25 transactions (totaling more than 500,000 SF)
• Prime Capital Investors f/k/a Lawing Financial, headquarters and national locations in excess of 50,000 SF
• Advised numerous other companies, both locally and nationally, including GTE, Guardian Life, Ericsson, Conoco, AAA, and BMO Harris Bank

EDUCATION, MEMBERSHIPS AND AWARDS

• President of Western Missouri/Kansas Chapter of SIOR (2017), Vice-President of Western Missouri/Kansas Chapter of SIOR (2016), Secretary/Treasurer of Western Missouri/Kansas Chapter of SIOR (2014-2015)
• Member of Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) since 2001
• KCRAR Commercial Division President (1996) and former Vice-President, Board Member and Executive Committee Member, Metropolitan Board of Realtors
• Recipient of the President’s Award for Community Service (KCRAR) (2008)
• Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Kansas City Board Member (2009-2016), and Top 50 team fundraiser since 2008
• Chair of Toast to Pink (2012-2018), which has raised over $115,000 for Susan G. Komen, Kansas City
• Named KCRAR Top 10 Office Broker
• BBA from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with an emphasis in Marketing