ATLANTA – Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced today that it has hired Lynda Cobbs Brookshire as Senior Project Manager the firm’s Atlanta office. In her role in the firm’s Project & Development Services group, she will manage and oversee commercial real estate projects from start to completion, as well as lead strategic planning initiatives on behalf of the firm’s corporate and government clients.
Brookshire previously was a Senior Associate serving as a project director and strategic planner at tvdesign. She provides Cassidy Turley with 20 years of expertise in the design and construction industry, including a specialization in managing complex interior design and architecture projects for the past 13 years.
“Lynda brings to Cassidy Turley broad expertise in managing large-scale projects and in serving as a strategic partner in the implementation of clients’ strategic planning initiatives,” said Rob Learnard, Senior Managing Director of the Project & Development Services group in Cassidy Turley’s Atlanta office. “With her extensive project management experience, she’ll be a great asset to Cassidy Turley as we continue to broaden and strengthen the range of project and development services we provide clients, both locally and nationally.”
Brookshire’s project management and strategic planning experience in the Southeast and across the country includes LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification at the 950,000-square-foot Cameron Hill Campus of BlueCross BlueShield in Chattanooga, TN; the 250,000-square-foot expansion of the GE Energy corporate headquarters in Atlanta; a facility analysis and renovation strategy for Equifax at its 212,000-square-foot J.V. White campus in Alpharetta, GA; and a renovation strategy report for the 1.1-million-square-foot McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago.
She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Environmental Design from Ball State University in Muncie, IN. She has a Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) from the Project Management Institute and is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). She also is a Deacon and Board Member at Peachtree Christian Church.
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 3,800 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. Based in Washington, DC, the company represents a wide range of clients—from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, from local non-profits to major institutions. The firm completed transactions valued at $22 billion in 2012, manages approximately 400 million square feet on behalf of institutional, corporate and private clients and supports more than 23,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and tenants with a full spectrum of integrated commercial real estate services—including capital markets, tenant representation, corporate services, project leasing, property management, project and development services, and research and consulting. Cassidy Turley enhances its global service delivery outside North America through a partnership with GVA, giving clients access to commercial real estate professionals in 65 international markets. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.