Mr. Jenkins brings to Avison Young over 30 years of real estate and investment experience. He joins AY from American Realty Advisors, where he worked to expand their public fund and other institutional relationships. Prior to joining ARA, he led the real estate investment efforts of Profit Investments responsible for investment strategy, capital raising, and acquisitions. Prior to that, he spent ten years with CBRE Global Investors as a Portfolio Manager in charge of several separate accounts, and he possesses a professional background that includes investment banking and commercial real estate brokerage.
Mr. Jenkins has been a guest lecturer at the University of Southern California and has served on many non-profit boards, including the Los Angeles Urban League, the Ross Program for Minority Development at USC, the Los Angeles UNCF, and the City Scholars Foundation. He currently serves on the Governing Board of the Robert Toigo Foundation, is Chairman Emeritus of the City Club Los Angeles, and is the Treasurer of the Grace United Methodist Church in Los Angeles.
- B.A. in Economics from Yale University
- M.B.A from The Anderson School at UCLA