Leyla Hawkins

Leyla Hawkins

Property Administrator


Leyla Hawkins joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2015, with a background of facility management in several higher education settings.  As a member of the property management team, she assists with vendor and tenant communication, facilitating contracts, invoice processing, and the various administrative tasks involved in the efficient operation of a large industrial portfolio.

Prior to joining the team, Leyla had experience in building operations and construction logistics, at several universities.  Additionally, she was responsible for staffing, training and supervising hundreds of employees working in a variety of departments related to university operations.  She also maintains an active volunteer role in local and national educational organizations, currently serving as president of the Ohio State Alumni Club of Franklin County.


  • GLP
  • Time Equities
  • Chambers Street Properties 
  • Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc.