Joan is Co-Managing Director of our San Francisco office and a leader in the Gensler Client Relationships Community. Her mantra is: “Our client’s point of view determines our success.” She identifies business opportunities in key Gensler markets and also services multi-location and multi-project accounts for leading client companies and organizations. Joan is former President of the Northern California CoreNet Global Leadership Council and the first woman recipient of their Corporate Real Estate Service Provider of the Year Award. She currently chairs the Board of the San Francisco Center for Economic Development and is on the Executive Committee of SPUR (San Francisco Urban Planning & Research). Joan earned a Master of Corporate Real Estate, a professional designation of CoreNet that is focused on the strategic management of corporate real estate. An avid hiker, Joan has raised more than $30,000 as a nine-time participant in the 40-mile Avon Walk for Breast Cancer.