Carolyn has been with CBRE, Inc. since 2005 as the head of research for the Puget Sound region, managing the output of the region’s quarterly market updates and regional forecasts. A frequent presenter at the Appraisal Institute and the Risk Management Association, Carolyn’s economics background and 20 years of experience in Commercial Real Estate give her a keen insight into emerging market trends. Previously, she was with Cushman & Wakefield as a Senior Associate in the research department starting in 1998. She is a Seattle native, and has worked in the commercial real estate industry since graduation from Scripps College in Claremont, California with a BA in Economics. She was formerly with Marcus & Millichap and U.S. Bank of Washington.