Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

As Vice President and Senior Property Manager, Stephanie oversees an office tower portfolio of approximately six million square feet in the greater Houston area and directs property management operations for the Office Management Group.
 
2017 IREM Houston President Elect
2018 IREM Houston Incoming Chapter President
 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Stephanie has been active in commercial real estate since 1992. She is experienced in all aspects of real estate management, including property management, fiscal management and construction supervision of commercial office, retail and industrial portfolios for institutional and private equity clients.
 
Prior to joining Transwestern, Stephanie held property management positions with major real estate firms, including Hines Interests Limited Partnership (Houston Galleria Office Towers -three-high-rise office towers/retail of over 1.5 million square feet each); MacFarlan Real Estate Services and CMD Realty Investors, managing high-rise office portfolios, including construction projects.
 
In 2006 Stephanie joined Transwestern in Orange County, California, where she served as the Senior Property Manager responsible for all aspects of operational management of a portfolio of office and retail in New Port Beach, Santa Ana and Anaheim. 
 
She transferred back to Houston in 2007 and was the Senior Property Manager for an 822,878 square foot high-rise office project located in Houston's CBD on behalf of Transwestern Investment Company. Most recently she has managed high rise office buildings located on Houston's west side and Energy Corridor, several of which have achieved the LEED Silver & Gold Certifications. In addition, she completed more than twelve million dollars in renovation projects during 2011 - 2013. 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Stephanie is currently serving as the 2015 IREM Vice President of Communications and IREM Public Policy Chair; in the past she has served as the 2014 Public Policy Chair; 2010 Director of Public Relations; 2009 Vice President of Communications; 2008 Vice President of Membership; 2007 Vice President of Education and 2003 - 2005 Public Relations Director and Education Chair for the Executive Council; 2011-2014 President of the WestLake Park Association; 2013 CREW Membership Chair. She was nominated as the 2005 CPM of the year. She is also a member of Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA); Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW); and the Houston Chapter of US Green Building Council.

EDUCATION

Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Kennedy University.  Most recently she attended Rice University -for Professional Development in Business Etiquette and Communication.
 
Stephanie is a Certified Property Manager (CPM); Accredited Commercial Manager (ACoM); LEED Green Associate and a licensed real estate agent in both the State of California and the State of Texas.