Over time, commercial real estate has seen a transition from a male oriented industry to one where women are involved and thriving in every aspect of the business. Whether it be on the front lines as loan originators, crunching numbers as underwriters, in the boardrooms as C-suite leaders and everywhere in between, women are making a mark in the Multifamily world.
We will highlight several movers and shakers to show the breadth of roles women hold in Multifamily real estate. Hats off to these women and many others who work beside them every day. The more diverse our ecosystem is the better we can serve our downstream customers.
From a young age, Addison Dorflinger believed there was no dream too big. She brings this same attitude everyday as a woman leading in Multifamily finance.
Alexis Sofyanos plays multiple roles as a production manager for Conventional business and thrives by helping others.
True Detective for Data
Anita Yang brings vast and global experience as a woman leading in research and modeling. She's an economist, researcher and what sometimes feels like a market "detective."
Process Geek at Heart
Audrey Kestner, a self-described process geek at heart, discusses her unique career path at Freddie Mac Multifamily as a woman leading in loan administration.
Sweetest Tooth in FinTech
Growing up in Russia, Evguenia Yerukhimovich believed there was nothing she couldn't accomplish if she set her mind to it, and her well-rounded career is proof of it.
Curiosity Fulfilled the Cat
Jessica Shoemaker has let curiosity and a love for learning guide her career in multifamily finance. She isn't afraid of a lateral move or shaking up industry norms.
Embracing the Risk
Karen Clark grew an interest in real estate and investments from the start of her career and has been embracing risks and managing rewards ever since.
Survival of the Fittest
Kelly Siu takes a military approach to her leadership style in Risk Controls and knows a thing about survival of the fittest.
Kind but Courageous Changemaker
Lindsey Bass grew up with one golden rule, have courage and be kind. It's the mindset she carries as she leads in asset management at Freddie Mac.
The Green Champion
Luba Kim-Reynolds, an advocate of green bonds and social impact at Freddie Mac, discusses her career path as a woman in Capital Markets Investor Relations.
In pursuit of her future, Pamela Bates moved to the United States and used her ambition and strong analytical skills to pave her way into Multifamily finance.
The Evolving Journey
Preslava Kovatchevska shares her unique story and what it takes as a woman leading in Multifamily finance: courage and adaptability.
Sana Rauf, found a passion and use for technology in her college years and it's steered her career. She's currently a strategic transformation professional at Freddie Mac.
Do the Math
Sara Hoffman has unapologetically followed her interests in numbers since a young age, leading her into finance and capital markets.