Erin earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Washington.
Ms. French specializes in the management of medical, suburban office, and industrial properties in Washington. Erin began her property management career in 1993. Over the course of her career, she has managed more than 10 million sq ft of medical, suburban office, and industrial product for all types of ownerships including individuals, institutional investors, non-profits, and financial institutions. Erin joined Kidder Mathews in 2002 and is a shareholder in the firm.
Erin offers an extensive construction management background, with the largest job under her direct supervision being a $2.5 million build-out for the United States Postal Service. She was involved in the development of one million square feet of industrial product, the complete restoration of a historic building, the renovation of common areas of 3 different medical / office buildings, and the commissioning of 7 new industrial buildings.
Erin offers leasing experience as a landlord representative. Some of the more noteworthy deals that Erin has negotiated include the renewal and expansion of Graebel Quality Movers for 161,500 sq ft of industrial space and the renewal and expansion of GTE / Verizon for 66,500 sq ft of office space. Erin also played a critical role in the stabilization and disposition of Memorial Medical Plaza, a 90,000 sq ft medical office building. Erin managed the building from 2004 – 2014; in 2014, she was involved in the sale of the asset.
Since 2004, Erin has led the firm’s South Sound management group and is responsible for overall quality in service delivery. Erin leads a team that includes two senior property managers, and seasoned administrative staff.
Erin is licensed in real estate for the state of Washington, a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). She received the Certified Property Manager (CPM®) designation in 2002, and the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2009.
- Colony Capital
- MB Real Estate
- Nuveen, a TIAA Company
- Pacific Medical Group
- Providence Health & Services
- Riggs National Bank
- Shelby Company
- Slattery Properties
- Transpacific Investments
- University of Washington (Tacoma)
- WSECU (Washington State Employees Credit Union)