AUSTIN, Texas – February 8, 2016 – CBRE announces Laurie Strawn has joined the firm as Senior Real Estate Manager within its Asset Services division. She will oversee the management and facilities staff at Amber Oaks, a 10-building, 650,000-square-foot Class A office campus in northwest Austin, Texas.

Mrs. Strawn joins CBRE from Brandywine Realty Trust, where she managed a 1.9-million-square-foot, Class A office portfolio that included Barton Skyway and Broadmoor. Her 18-year real estate career also includes work at REOC and Trammell Crow Company in San Antonio and Fults ONCOR (now Kennedy-Wilson) in Dallas.

Mrs. Strawn is a CCIM candidate and is an active member in the Austin chapters of CREW and BOMA. She serves on the Board of Directors for William’s Community School. She has a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of Texas at San Antonio and is a Dale Carnegie leadership-training graduate.

CBRE also promoted two real estate management personnel in Austin. Adam Benoit, now Senior Real Estate Manager, oversees the management team at Arboretum Plaza I & II in Northwest Austin. Tricia Motz, now Associate Director, oversees a 2.5-million-square-foot commercial property portfolio on            behalf of Equity Commonwealth.

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