Kevin Whalen

Kevin Whalen

Executive Vice President | National Account Director

Current Responsibilities

Kevin Whalen is a member of JLL’s national property management leadership team as an Executive Vice President and National Account Director based in San Francisco. In this role, he directs the management of a portfolio of office, medical office, retail, and industrial assets on behalf large institutional investors. Kevin manages JLL’s national property management partnership with his clients and his responsibilities include new business development, client relationship management, oversight of multi-disciplined property management teams in order to drive optimal performance and service delivery, support of leasing strategy, and leadership of project management execution at the assignments. Kevin is a trusted partner and advisor to his clients and excels at leading cross-functional teams in the delivery of exceptional client service. In addition to these responsibilities, Kevin is a member of JLL’s Northern California property management leadership team with a focus on the regional regulatory environment, recruitment and development of talent, and business strategy.

Experience

Kevin has been a member of JLL’s property management team for ten years. Prior to his current role, he held the position of Group Manager and directed the management of 201 Mission Street, a 524, 825 square foot Class A office asset located in San Francisco’s South Financial District and Foundry Square II, a 507,000 square foot Class A office asset located in the South Financial District. He has also managed a 370,000 square foot, nine building portfolio of properties designated on the National Register of Historic Places located in San Francisco’s North Waterfront submarket. In these positions, Kevin had deep involvement with client relations, financial reporting, budget creation, and major capital projects and sustainability initiatives, including LEED Platinum Certification. Kevin began his career as the Operations Manager and Business Development Lead for a commercial property services company providing maintenance to over eighty property management firms in the Metropolitan Washington DC area.

Education and Affiliations

Kevin graduated from St. Mary’s College of Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He is accredited as a LEED Green Associate. Kevin serves on BOMA San Francisco’s Board of Directors and is a member of the executive committee, previously serving as President of the Board in the 2021 calendar year.