Ryanne Pennington

Ryanne Pennington

Senior Managing Director

Current Responsibilities:

Mrs. Pennington co-leads the professional service and Insurance Practice Group in Atlanta. She provides tenant representation services for users in Atlanta and across the country. Mrs. Pennington began her brokerage career at VeenendaalCave, Inc., an interior architectural planning firm specializing in corporate office design. During that time, Ryanne developed a strong working knowledge of corporate office space trends and budgeting. Her experience in space planning, construction management and LEED construction offer a unique insight into solving her clients’ space needs.


  • Broker Lead for Atlanta – 2022 – Present
  • JLL Top Achiever, Gold Achiever and Top Gun – 2016 – Present
  • ABCR Million Dollar Club – top 10 broker in the city of Atlanta - 2021
  • JLL’s Catalyst Award – 2017, 2019
  • JLL’s National Diversity & Inclusion Award – Women’s Business Network – 2015
  • Named one of Buckhead Coalition 25 up and coming leaders under 30 years old – 2013

Community Involvement:

As an active member of the community, Ms. Pennington has been involved with the City of Atlanta’s Women’s Entrepreneurial Initiative and is a board member of Onboard. She is the president of JLL’s Leadership Advisory Council Advisory Board and is a member of JLL’s Brokerage Executive Council. She is a champion for Diversity & Inclusion within JLL and her community.

Education and Affiliations:

Ryanne holds a bachelor’s degree in interior design from University of Kentucky. Her professional affiliations include being President, Founder and Board Member of JLL’s Women’s Business Network, OnBoard Atlanta Advocate & Board Member and Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors member.

Representative clients:

  • Alight
  • Allied World Insurance
  • Aon Corporation
  • American Express
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • BlueLinx
  • Bryan Cave
  • CareerBuilder
  • Change Healthcare
  • Coca Cola Bottling Company
  • Fan Duel
  • Great American Insurance
  • Georgia Tech
  • Humana
  • Knoll
  • KPMG
  • Marsh
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • One Digital
  • PegaSystems
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Serendipity Labs
  • Swift Currie Attorneys
  • Smith & Howard
  • United Healthcare Group
  • U.S. Security Associates
  • Windstream
  • Zaxbys
  • Zurich