Caitlyn Kinnaird

Caitlyn Kinnaird

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

As a Managing Director in JLL’s Raleigh office, Caitlyn provides tenant representation services to predominantly portfolio clients, both global and domestic. Combining her local market knowledge with a deep understanding of the needs of corporate occupiers, she provides a strategic advisory approach unique to each client. Her expertise enables her to effectively assist her clients to establish, renew, relocate or dispose of office, lab, medical or warehouse space.


Caitlyn has nine years of experience in N.C.’s commercial real estate market. During her tenure at JLL, she has served in a business development capacity with the firm, identifying new business opportunities for the brokerage team, strategically leading and delivering potential client pitches and maintaining all local media relations. Since joining the brokerage team, Caitlyn also served as the single point of contact and transaction manager for all out-of-market businesses looking to establish or further enhance an operation in the greater Raleigh-Durham area. During that twenty-four month period, she was involved in over 75 transactions for JLL’s key clients. Most notably, she co-led a headquarters consolidation and relocation for a Fortune 300 company.

Education and Affiliations

Caitlyn graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor of arts degree in Public Relations and a second major in Political Science. She’s currently participating in the Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Raleigh program.

Representative client sectors

  • Healthcare 
  • Life science
  • Technology 
  • Manufacturing 
  • Publicly traded