Ryanne Pennington

Ryanne Pennington

Managing Director, Atlanta Brokerage Lead

Current Responsibilities
As Atlanta Brokerage Lead, Ryanne Pennington offers clients her expertise as a real estate broker, providing strategic and tactical consultative services and acting as the primary conduit of information and planning between senior management and the business unit.

She 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.


  • JLL – Catalyst Award – 2017, 2019
  • JLL – National Diversity & Inclusion Award – Women’s Business Network – 2015
  • JLL – Rising Star Award – 2014
  • Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors’ Million Dollar Club – 2015-present 
  • JLL – Top Achiever, Gold Achiever and Top Gun – 2016-present 
  • Named one of Buckhead Coalition’s 25 up and coming leaders under 30 years old – 2013

Community Involvement 
As an active member of the community, Ryanne has been involved with the City of Atlanta’s Women’s Entrepreneurial Initiative and is a board member of Onboard Inc., the leading authority on women in the boardroom and a catalyst to increase female directors and executive officers at public and private companies. 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
  • Option Care 
  • PegaSystems
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Serendipity Labs
  • Swift Currie Attorneys
  • Smith & Howard
  • United Healthcare Group
  • U.S. Security Associates
  • Windstream
  • Zurich

E: ryanne.pennington@am.jll.com
T: +1 404 995 2434