Vice President, Pittsburgh, Investment Srvs
License # AB047841L
Michelle Keane Domeisen, CCIM, SIOR - I am Vice President of Investment Services in the Colliers International Pittsburgh office with primary responsibility for the sale of investment properties in the industrial and office markets in the Western Pennsylvania market. I started in the real estate business in 1984 with Grubb & Ellis Company where I was consistently ranked in the top 100 brokers in the nation as a member of the Circle of Excellence, have been selected as one of Pennsylvania's 100 Best Women in Business and am a multi-year SIOR award recipient for the largest investment real estate transactions in the Western Pennsylvania market. My portfolio has primarily included work on behalf of pension funds, corporations, family trusts and developers.
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, Past President
Commercial Real Estate Women, Past President and Founding Member of Pittsburgh Chapter
National Circle of Excellence, Grubb & Ellis Company, multi-year recipient
SIOR Investment Deal of the Year, multi-year recipient
Pennsylvania’s 100 Best Women in Business
University of Pittsburgh, BA and MBA
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, MA and Doctoral degrees
Certified Commercial Investment Member, CCIM, awarded 1988
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, SIOR
Penn State Master Gardener, awarded 2018
Memberships & Involvements
St. Margaret Foundation, Board Member
Concordia at Rebecca Residence, Board Member
Rebecca Residence Foundation Board Member, Vice President
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Board of Directors (2012-2018)
Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh, Board of Directors, Real Estate Committee (2002-2008)
Women’s Board of Pittsburgh (2002-present)
University of Pittsburgh, Outstanding Service Award, Katz School of Business
Katz Graduate School of Business, Alumni Board Past President
Penn State Master Gardeners of Allegheny County
Regional Principal | Investment Services
I have been involved in the commercial real estate industry for 30 years, with a focus on investment property sales and owner-occupier sales, both as a representative for sellers and an acquisition advisor for buyers. I was the Managing Partner for Colliers in Pittsburgh for eight years. Prior to joining Colliers International | Pittsburgh, I was the Managing Director and Founding Principal at NAI Pittsburgh Commercial, which was the Western Pennsylvania regional representative of NAI Global. Before that, I was the Director of Commercial Real Estate for NRT/Coldwell Banker Commercial in the Western Pennsylvania Market.
As a Regional Principal for Colliers International in Pittsburgh, I oversee the day-to-day operations of Colliers International's Investment Sales & Capital Markets division, as well as assisting the Market Leader in the growth of the office in Western PA. I have been involved is some of Pittsburgh largest real estate sale transactions, including: Parkway Center, a 620,000 SF seven office building portfoloio; Center City Tower, a 320,000 SF office tower in Pittsburgh's CBD; 31st STreet Studios, a 240,000 SF industrial riverfront complex; and Rock Airport, a 253 acre business and air park just north of downtown Pittsburgh. Additionally, I have marketed over 800 properties for sale via real estate auctions.
I take community service very seriously and have been involved in many charitable endeavors in Pittsburgh over the years, including:
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Western PA: top fundraiser over the past 15 years for the MS 150 Bike Ride and MS Walk, personally raising over $250,000
Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh PA: head coach, wrestling and soccer; and volunteer assistant soccer coach
Bloomfield Meals on Wheels in Pittsburgh PA: member of the board of director and treasurer; provides meals for the elderly
Golden Carriage in Pittsburgh PA: member of the board of directors; provides transportation services to the elderly
ADA Step Out Walk: participant for 3 years
ALS CEO Soak: participant for 2 years
I am a Principal at Colliers International | Pittsburgh and I am the team leader for the industrial team. I have been involved in the commercial real estate business for more than 21 years, with a focus on developing client relations, executing industrial brokerage assignments, site selection and real estate related consulting and market valuations. Prior to joining Colliers International | Pittsburgh, I spent more than five years with NAI Pittsburgh Commercial, the Westen Pennsylvania regional representative of NAI Global, and 13 years with the Grubb & Ellis Company as Vice President of Industrial Brokerage. I worked extensively with prominent local and national real estate users, investors and developers such as CBS Corporation, Matthews International, McKnight Capital Group, Sampson Morris Group, Walnut Capital, The Buncher Company and Pittsburgh Industrial Parks.
I have more than 30 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. As a Principal at Colliers International | Pittsburgh I am responsible for a full range of real estate services. Prior to joining Colliers International | Pittsburgh, I was a Principal at NAI Pittsburgh Commerical for more than 5 years where I was reponsible for a full range of real estate services for office, retail, industrial and tenant representation. I began my career as a member of the brokerage staff of Cushman & Wakefield. I have worked on commercial deals in 15 states and in South Africa.
Additionally, I have worked in development with Carnegie Properties, where I managed investment and leasing for properties in Pittsburgh, Orlando, and Chicago.
I was a former Chairman of FamilyLinks Board of Directors, a former Animal Friends Board Member, a former Parent & Child Guidance Center Board Member, a former Member of the Board of Directors of Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and a former Board Member of the Rivers Club.