Erica Stricker is the Global Alliance Director for the Microsoft Account, overseeing the Company’s real estate portfolio across the globe. Erica brings over a decade of corporate real estate management to her team and has led best-in-class delivery of many high-visibility programs for Microsoft. Erica is well regarded for her client engagement capabilities, outside-the-box solutioning, and high focus on talent retention.
As Global Alliance Director, Erica is directly responsible for growing client relationships and overseeing services managed by CBRE including: facilities management, CBRE Host, project management, transaction management, portfolio planning, occupancy services, lease administration, operations and governance, data analytics and more. Internally, Erica empowers over 1,000 employees on the Microsoft Account team to continuously push for innovative solutions to the client’s challenges, large and small. Under her leadership, the CBRE Microsoft account team achieves excellent outcomes on behalf of the client. On top of managing every aspect of strategy and operations for her client’s global portfolio, Erica’s team oversees the multibillion dollar modernization of Microsoft’s 500-acre Redmond, Washington headquarters. While the Redmond campus modernization is Microsoft’s largest construction project in its 44-year history, it is just one of the many large construction projects taking place at Microsoft sites around the world.
Erica is highly involved within the CBRE community as an active member of the Women’s Network Group and the LGBTQ & Allies group, having served as its executive sponsor for the Seattle chapter. She is a mentor to many individuals and is responsible for the growth and development of many of her colleagues.
Professional Accreditations & Affiliations
- CoreNet Global, professional member
- NELSON President’s Award Winner and Innovation Award Winner
- Winner: CBRE GWS Account of the year
- Winner: CBRE Talent Development Award
- Executive Sponsor: CBRE Northwest LGBTQ+ Allies group
- Member: CBRE Women’s Network
- Member: CoreNet Global
- Art Institute of Seattle AAA, Interior Design, Graduated with Honors
- Western Washington University