Vice President | The Woodlands
License # 505655
With over 20 years commercial real estate experience and specializing in land sales and acquisitions, Michelle joined Colliers International brokerage team in 2013 as Vice President.
Prior to joining Colliers, Michelle was with The BETZ Companies for 18 years, where she was involved in acquiring, managing and marketing property valued in excess of $225 million in the Houston area.
Most recently Michelle was responsible for the overall management and direction of all facets of a Woodlands based commercial real estate firm which included brokerage, property management, development/acquisitions, strategic planning, implementation and financial aspects.
Her vast experience in all aspects of commercial real estate marketing, development and management translates into a true understanding of the real estate process from start to finish allowing her to provide the highest level of professionalism and superior service to every assignment.
Memberships & Involvements
- Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
- Commercial Real Estate Association of Montgomery County (CREAM)
- Houston Association of Realtors (HAR)
- Colliers Land Advisory Services Group Member
Bethany is a commercial real estate professional with legal experience. She translates her creative and innovative ideas across all service lines in this ever-changing industry. Bethany excels at providing excellent customer service to both her internal team and external clients. She delivers high-quality capital markets, tenant and landlord representation, and property marketing reports and presentations. She is highly organized and has a keen eye for details, ensuring a high standard of quality in everything she does.
As the primary project coordinator for the Colliers office in Houston, she supports a team of advisors who specialize in all property types including land, office, retail, industrial, healthcare, and investments. She works on projects from proposal stages to closing and strives to help her team exceed their clients’ needs and expectations.
Before Colliers, Bethany’s background consisted of reporting on commercial properties, property management projects, legal support, and consulting.
Director of Market Research | Houston
Lisa joined Colliers in 2010 as Director of Market Research bringing 26 years of commercial real estate experience to the firm. Lisa initiates proactive market research projects to further the business goals of the company. She writes and prepares 29 market reports annually which include quarterly reports on Houston’s retail, office, industrial and healthcare properties. Further, she prepares statistical ownership reports for various clients as well as an annual Houston Economic Overview. Lisa also creates PowerPoint market presentations, trade journal articles, and other marketing materials in support of the company's business endeavors. She works with senior management in planning the company's marketing strategy and public relations support for local and national conferences, luncheon meetings, recruitment programs, and special events. Lisa works closely with the company's brokers to develop effective custom market research material specific to both existing and potential clients.
Lisa serves on the Colliers International Editorial Board, the Colliers International U.S. Research Council, is a Colliers Center of Excellence team member and is a recipient of the Colliers International Researcher of the Year Award.
Director, Financial Analytics | Houston
Bringing 30 years of experience in commercial real estate, Marilynne joined Colliers in 2018 to provide financial analysis to the company’s leasing and investment sales teams for all types of assets. Prior to joining Colliers, she specialized in advising companies regarding their commercial real estate requirements or investments, including the following types of financial analysis:
· lease renewal and relocation comparisons
· mid-term lease renegotiations (“blend and extend”)
· lease buyouts
· sublease disposition/recovery
· build-to-suit to own or to lease
· lease vs. buy
· own vs. sale/leaseback
· landlord net effective rate and IRR
· investor discounted cash flow analysis
· direct capitalization
Marilynne also has a background in commercial mortgage underwriting/loan originations and commercial real estate appraisal.