Director of Leasing & Asset Management
Kelsey L. Nakamura, as Director of Leasing & Asset Management, spearheads the leasing, asset management and marketing of Saxum’s portfolio.
Prior to joining Saxum, Kelsey was a Director at Cushman & Wakefield, where she focused on all aspects of office brokerage. Having represented over three million square feet of Class A office space during her tenure at CW, Kelsey has an in-depth understanding of the entire leasing process. Her superior market knowledge, understanding of crucial tenant objectives, marketing expertise and negotiation skills have allowed her to successfully complete over two million sf of transactions with an aggregate deal value of over $300M.
During her career in brokerage, Kelsey was consistently a top producer in her peer group and received multiple industry recognitions. In 2013 and 2015, she was one of the market’s top leasing brokers and received CoStar Power Broker awards. In 2014, she was recognized in Real Estate Forum’s "Tomorrow’s Leaders – New Jersey", designated a Cushman & Wakefield Rising Star, and served on the team presented with United Way’s 2014 Commercial Real Estate Impact Award. In 2015, she was the top producing Associate Vice President in the Tri-State for Cushman & Wakefield. Most recently, NAIOP NJ recognized her as 2016's Rising Star.
Kelsey is a graduate of Lehigh University with a B.S. in Art History.