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2021 Women in Real Estate


Announcing the 2021 Winners for the Connect CRE Women in Real Estate Awards.

From hundreds of submissions, we have highlighted women with achievements and inspirational stories who have reached respected positions of leadership and play key mentorship roles for others in commercial real estate.

After careful consideration, we chose 10 National winners, as well as leaders from each of the 10 areas covered by our regional newsletters: California, Texas, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, Florida, Seattle, Phoenix and Washington, DC.  Thank you to all who submitted entries and congratulations to all the Women in Real Estate leaders being recognized this year.

Lily Engle


Lily Engle - National

Barbara Perrier


Barbara Perrier - National

Carolyn Whatley


Carolyn Whatley - National

Lisa DeNight


Lisa DeNight - National

Kimberly Boland

Morgan Properties

Kimberly Boland - National

Marcela Sapone


Marcela Sapone - National

Lynn Cadwalader

DLA Piper

Lynn Cadwalader - National

Jessica Hobbs

Mesa West Capital

Jessica Hobbs - National

Nikki Kirk


Nikki Kirk - National

Deborah Smith

The CenterCap Group

Deborah Smith - National