News release

De’Von Williams joins JLL as Executive Director, Sales and Solutions Development for Public Institutions

Appointment will help expand JLL’s role as a premier provider for Government and Education entities at the local, state and national level

May 12, 2022

Jesse Tron

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CHICAGO, May 12, 2022 – JLL announced today the appointment of De’Von Williams to Executive Director, Sales and Solutions Development, for the Public Institutions sector. In this role, Williams will call on his deep governmental, educational and commercial real estate background to create and improve solutions for new and existing clients at all levels of the government and education sectors building on JLL’s national presence and leading performance.

“De’Von’s unique blend of technical, managerial and analytical experience are essential to supporting new and existing customers in the government and education realm,” said Kevin Wayer, President, Public Institutions, JLL. “We are excited to welcome him to JLL and eager to put his experience to work, expanding our presence and providing greater value to the market to meet their emerging needs.”

Williams has spent his career in and around Washington, D.C., managing 6.5 million square feet of buildings and grounds nationwide. He most recently served as Vice President of Operations and Business Development for C&W Services and held several positions with EMCOR Government Services, most recently as regional manager, overseeing a team of 150 employees.

“Success in public institutions requires deep industry knowledge and solid relationships to understand how broader trends uniquely affect this space,” Williams said. “I am excited to join JLL’s team in supporting public institutions and providing the solutions they need to thrive.”

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