Deborah joined Capital Associates in May, 1995. As Senior Lease Administrator for Capital Associates, Deborah is responsible for the preparation and production of all lease documents with regard to all of the buildings in the Capital Associates portfolio. These lease documents include: lease agreements, amendments, commission agreements, assignments, sublease consents, estoppels, non-disturbance agreements, confidentiality agreements and any other lease document requested by landlord, landlord’s equity partner(s) and/or landlord’s lender(s).
In addition to the initial drafting of the lease documents, Deborah works closely with the Company's in-house attorney to finalize all of the documentation needed for over 300 tenant leases. Furthermore, Deborah abstracts the lease information for the rent roll database, monitors critical dates that require action by landlord, and ensures lease compliance for the office, medical and flex leases that total over 3 million square feet of leased space.
With Capital Associates’ dedicated in-house legal team that includes many years of combined experience, the Company can swiftly and efficiently generate any documents that are necessary for its growing portfolio of buildings and tenants.
Before she joined Capital Associates, Deborah spent almost 15 years working for Baird & Warner, the largest independent real estate company in Chicago, Illinois. Deborah had several positions during her tenure with Baird & Warner, the last being Homemarketing Manager, a specialist in handling unoccupied corporate owned homes for resale. While employed at Baird & Warner Deborah obtained a Real Estate License from the State of Illinois.
A native of Chicago, Deborah studied Anthropology at Illinois State University and Computer Science at Roosevelt University.