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Current Responsibilities
Mr. Shonk is a Senior Vice President in the Project Development Services for the Jones Lang LaSalle office in Atlanta.  His clients include those in the fields of commercial office, higher education, life sciences and corporate build-to-suit projects.  His background and experience in managing complex projects make him a consultant his clients can trust with their construction assignments-from design to move-in.

Experience
With over 25 years’ experience in real estate development, Mr. Shonk has provided consulting and management services for a variety of project types in both public and private sectors He has diversified and extensive experience in all phases of real estate consulting, development, design management and construction management.  His leadership and experience has resulted in a cumulative savings of $24 million of managed project costs for his clients.

Prior to joining Jones Lang LaSalle, Mr. Shonk worked at Beers Construction Company as a Senior Manager, The Normandie Company as a Program Manager and at Lord, Aeck & Sargent as a Project Architect.

Education and Affiliations
Mr. Shonk holds a Master of Architecture from Georgia Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Wentworth Institute of Technology.

LEED Green Associate.

The Staubach Company Top Achiever 2000 through 2008
Jones Lang LaSalle Top Achiever 2009 and 2010 │ Jones Lang LaSalle Top Gun 2009
 
Clients
Georgia Institute of Technology Family Housing - 400,000 SF - Build-to-Suit, Development
BellSouth (BAPCO) Headquarters  - 300,000 SF -  Build-to-Suit
Georgia State University Science Park - 400,000 SF - Build-to-Suit
Fort Valley State University Student Housing - 395,000 SF - Build-to-Suit
Powell, Goldstein, Frazer & Murphy -  220,000 SF - Tenant Improvements
Crawford & Company Various Projects - 152,000 SF - Tenant Improvements
Georgia Southern University School of Information Technology Building - 125,000 SF - Build-to-Suit