With over seven years of commercial real estate experience, Michael brings his talents to the suburban leasing team at Cushman & Wakefield. As an Agency Leasing Director with a strong background in financial analysis, his focus is ownership representation and business development within Chicago’s suburban markets.
Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Michael served as Principal for Wolf Point Partners where he led corporate and private real estate advisory practices that specialized in office tenant representation and real estate investments. Michael also worked at Grubb & Ellis and Trammell Crow Company where he specialized in corporate advisory services and tenant representation. Prior to Michael’s tenure in commercial real estate he was employed as a Financial Analyst for the investment research firm of Ibbotson Associates; now a business unit of Morningstar.
Michael co-founded Griffith Tutoring, which is a local non-profit organization that serves “at-risk” youth with ACT preparation by partnering with Chicago area businesses. He helped lead the growth of this program from 4 students in 2006 to over 600 students in 2012. He developed corporate partnerships with firms such as Hyatt, Morningstar, Groupon and Perkins Coie to name a few.