Andie’s professional experience covers more than 20 years of retail real estate representing both landlords and tenants. She has worked for such notable landlords as Simon Property Group, Westfield, Starwood Retail Group and Madison Marquette. She has extensive experience leasing regional malls, lifestyle centers, community (big-box) centers, high street retail, new construction and re-developments nationwide.
Andie’s real estate career began with the Talisman Companies where her responsibilities included managing the outside leasing brokers retained in various markets across the United States. This encompassed coordinating and collaborating with legal, tenant construction, and lease administration. She worked with investors, lenders and company attorneys during acquisitions and dispositions which covered a 7 million-square-foot national portfolio of power centers and regional malls, including outlet centers.
During her time as a Director at RKF, Andie successfully represented such notable tenants as CitiBank, Pei Wei Asian Diner, Raw Juce, It’s Sugar, Fitness Hub and several other retailers in their site selection and expansion plans throughout South Florida. As Principal of NRAG, Andie implemented the national and regional expansion plans for such retailers as Lindbergh (men’s fashion), Designer’s Market (women’s fashion), Yoyoso (fast-fashion twist on department stores), and Candle Time.
Andie has key relationships with numerous retailers, landlords, and brokers throughout South Florida and across the US. Andie has completed transactions on the tenant’s side with PREIT, Macerich, Triple 5, CBRE Global, Thor Equities, Hines and CIM Group.
Andie is a native to Miami and attended the University of Miami and has vast professional educational accomplishments. As a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, she holds their esteemed Certified Leasing Specialist and Certified Retail Executive designations. Andie has pursued Parsons School of Design’s Business of Fashion Certificate which has given her great insight into the operations of fashion and retail companies. Additionally, she has recently completed “Leasing Reality I” a retail lease negotiation course.