Sarah Pettigrew

Sarah Pettigrew

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

Sarah Pettigrew joined JLL Nashville in 2020 as a part of the Office Agency Leasing team. She has 15 years of real estate experience. Prior to 2020, Sarah spent 10 years focusing on Tenant Representation. Sarah’s experience brings a unique perspective to her clients, offering insight and strategy on how to maximize occupancy through tenant retention and leasing.


Prior to working at JLL, Sarah served as strategic real estate advisor to all types of clients, ranging from global Fortune 100 companies to local firms. On average, Sarah and her team closed approximately 1.5 million square feet of transactions per year. Sarah and her team currently have an Agency Leasing Portfolio of 3.3 million square feet, representing Landlords in multiple submarkets and building classes.

She was named a Gold Achiever in 2021.

Education, Affiliations and Achievements

Education: B.A. | Art | University of Mississippi

NAIOP, Member Rotary Club of Nashville, Member Young Leadership Council Alumni, Class of 61 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Circle of Hope Alumni Delta Delta Delta, Nashville Alumni Chapter Member Nurses for Newborns, Board Member CBRE 2017 Mentor/Mentee Program; NAOIP- Office Lease of the Year 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019 NAOIP -Brokerage Team of the Year 2015 and 2019

JLL Gold Achiever 2021

Notable Transactions

  • Universal Music Group 38,000 RSF
  • WeWork 68,000 RSF
  • EY 26,000 RSF/ 33,000 RSF
  • CCMG 42,000 RSF
  • GS&F 40,000 RSF
  • WILLIS 62,000 RSF
  • Bridgestone 78,000 RSF
  • Loews 32,000 RSF
  • Accenture 36,000 RSF


  • Brookdale
  • Panattoni Development
  • CB Ragland
  • LPC/Velocis
  • Portman Holdings
  • Propst Development
  • Forstone/Pennybacker