2020 Virtual CREF Career Panel Series

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Check out our 2020 Virtual CREF Career Panels. Find out who our panelists were and access complimentary recordings to see what you missed!

Panel #1


  • Chelsea Cutler, Managing Director, CBRE (moderator)
  • Elizabeth Horan, Vice President, Newmark Knight Frank
  • Amber Rao, Vice President, KeyBank
  • Melisa Rose, Managing Director, JLL
  • Emily Schultz, Managing Director, Berkadia
  • Stephanie Wiggins, Head of Production, PGIM 

Panel #2


  • Jeff Majewski, Executive Managing Director, CBRE (moderator)
  • Ernest Benjamin, SVP & Chief Underwriter, Walker & Dunlop
  • Jay Donaldson, President, NorthMarq
  • Brian Heagler, Senior Banker, KeyBank
  • Jamila Houser, Deputy Chief Underwriter, PGIM
  • Kris Lowe, Senior Director, JLL Capital Markets

Panel #3


  • Jeff Erxleben, Executive Vice President, NorthMarq (moderator)
  • Sharon Karaffa, Vice Chair & Co-Head of Production, Newmark Knight Frank
  • Russ Ming, Vice President - Strategy & Operations, Berkadia
  • Lauren O'Neil, Senior Managing Director, JLL
  • Kenya Pleasant, Director of Development, Greystone
  • Marguerite Wiles, Financial Analyst, KeyBank