Longtime Meissner Jacquet employee Kristin Howell has joined the Business Development department with the title Vice President and Head of Business Development. Mrs. Howell has been with Meissner Jacquet for 20 years in the Property Management department overseeing all asset types including retail, office, industrial, and commercial associations. She served two years as the President of BOMA San Diego and several years on the Board of Directors, earning numerous awards including “Principal Member of the Year” twice. In 2014, she was named nominated for San Diego Magazine’s “Woman of the Year” and in 2016, was named as one of the “100 Influential Leaders in San Diego” by the San Diego Daily Transcript. Mrs. Howell graduated cum laude from California State University Bakersfield with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and has earned the designations of Real Property Adminstator (RPA) and Facilities Management Administrator (FMA) from BOMI.
Dustin Sutton has over eleven years of real estate experience and another five years in sales, marketing, and business development. He has worked at some of the top real estate firms in San Diego and has collectively managed over 20 Million SF of real estate across 19 states including residential, mixed-use, office, retail, and industrial portfolios. Mr. Sutton’s duties include the development of effective relationships with owners and tenants, supervision of vendors, general property maintenance, problem solving, strategic planning, construction and project management, budgeting, leasing and financial reporting. Mr. Sutton is a licensed CA Real Estate Broker and has his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Communication from the University of Delaware.
Both Mrs. Howell and Mr. Sutton are excited to bring their extensive experience to Meissner Jacquet’s Business Development Department. Mrs. Howell added “I look forward to finding ways that Meissner Jacquet can help existing and future clients achieve their business goals.”