Prior to joining Colliers International Northeast Florida, I was a Director for Franklin Street Retail Services. In that role, I helped oversee a portfolio of more than 3.1 million square feet for national and regional clients. I also specialized in Tenant Representation; retailers represented include Dollar Tree, Brixx Pizza, Scout & Molly, Grabbagreen, Honeybaked Ham, Cato Fashions, Pure Barre, Save A Lot, Tijuana Flats, Great Clips, Smoothie King, Hurricane Grill & Wings, Newks Express Cafe, Jimmy Johns Gourmet Sandwiches, Hibbett Sporting Goods, Panda Express, Retro Fitness & Phenix Salon among others. I am a former International Council of Shopping Centers Jacksonville Next Generation program Chair, and have now assumed the role of State Chair for the Next Gen program for 2018/19.
In 2016 I was named as one of Jacksonville Business Journal's 40 Under 40, which honors 40 of the city's up-and-coming leaders under the age of 40.
From 2002 to 2006 I attended the University of South Carolina, where I focused on a Marketing, Journalism and PR degree.
I served as the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) President from 2005- 2006. The program seeks to advance the public relations profession by nurturing generations of future professionals. We advocate rigorous academic standards for public relations education, the highest ethical principles and diversity in the profession.
I was also an active member of Kappa Delta Sorority from 2002-2005 and was involved in philathropic efforts to support domestic abuse and child abuse victims.
In 2006 I spent the summer in Ortigia, Sicilty and studied Italian Language and Culture at the Mediterranean Center for Arts and Sciences.
Memberships & Involvements
I have been a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers
I most recently served as a North Florida market Partner and Senior Leasing Advisor for The Shopping Center Group, where I managed 40 properties totaling more than 7.5 million square feet of retail space. I have over 12 years’ experience in landlord representation and lease negotiations in retail services to grow Colliers International
Northeast Florida’s landlord services. I specialize in neighborhood shopping centers, ground-up, mix-use retail, grocery-anchored and redevelopment projects through a meticulous understanding of the surrounding trade areas giving landlords analysis of the voids within the submarket to attract new retailers.
Kline's commercial real estate adventures began over a decade ago. Specializing in the retail sector, her team focuses on tenant representation and asset disposition. A deep understanding of research, marketing, GIS storytelling as well as a backgound in retail management, investment advisory service, and small business ownership, bring an entrepreneureal spirit of creativity and determination to her deal making. Proud to be part of the Gator Nation, she received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 2010. Go Gators!