Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Vice President Brad Braun oversees a team of property managers and engineers for a 1.2 million-square-foot office portfolio in Washington, D.C. He maintains good relationships and open communication with tenants and clients, prepares annual operating budgets and financial reports, manages day-to-day operations, oversees construction projects, and assists with lease negotiations.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Brad joined Transwestern in 1999 and has 19 years of experience in property management. He is proficient in financial analysis, reporting, forecasting, construction management, and lease analysis.
 
He coordinated the process to make 1800 K Street NW in Washington, D.C., the first property in the world to be certified LEED® Silver under the new, more stringent LEED v4 Operations and Maintenance: Existing Buildings rating system. He also coordinated efforts to obtain the LEED Operations and Maintenance: Existing Buildings v2009 Gold certification for two office buildings in the District.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

  • TOBY (The Outstanding Building of the Year) Award for 1800 K Street – 2018
  • Transwestern Mid-Atlantic Property Manager of the Year – 2008 and 2015

EDUCATION

Brad earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Maryland, College Park. He holds the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation and is a Certified Property Manager (CPM) and LEED® Green Associate. He is also a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Washington, D.C., and Virginia.