Senior Project Manager
Chris started at Lanser Public Affairs in 2017. With over 30 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry, she brings a clear understanding of the development process and the need for community relations to drive successful economic development.
Chris began her career at Northwestern Mutual in Milwaukee and Chicago where she worked for 10 years. Additional experience includes 6 years at Draper and Kramer in Chicago and 3 years on the Corporate Solutions team at Colliers. Chris “left” the real estate industry to become the Executive Director of the Wisconsin chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association. Chris successfully tripled the membership base, managed over 250 events and substantially increased revenue. Her knowledge, experience in the industry and contacts made her a natural for community relations. She truly understands the importance of public/private partnerships and the need for transparency and effective communication.
Chris received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and her Master’s of Business Administration from DePaul University. She is a Certified Association Executive and has her real estate salesperson’s license.