Jana Langston is a Managing Director - Head of Asset Management / Property Management and serves on the Management and Investment Committees.
Ms. Langston has over 27 years of institutional and private real estate experience. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Langston was a full time consultant for Harvard University Foundation’s $3.0 billion real estate portfolio, focused on portfolio management systems and procedures. Ms. Langston was also a Founder and Principal for Sight on Site, LLC providing asset management services for clients such as Syndicated Equities, Blue Vista, Newcastle, Grubb & Ellis, and the State of Illinois. Prior to forming Sight on Site, LLC, Ms. Langston was a Director of Asset Management / Chief Administrative Officer for MB Real Estate. Ms. Langston was with Jones Lang LaSalle / LaSalle Investment Management (“LIM”) for 18 years as a Senior Vice President / Chief Administrative Officer for LIM. She was also an Asset Manager and Portfolio Manager for CalPERS, Dai-ichi, T. Rowe Price, Unisys, two commingled funds, and directly managed properties totaling in excess of $2.4 billion. Over her career, Ms. Langston has overseen more than 45 million square feet of assets.
Ms. Langston recently served on the board of CREW Chicago and currently serves on the board of Friends of the Wheaton Public Library, and is an adjunct faculty member for The Real Estate Center at DePaul University.
She holds both an M.B.A. and a B.A. from The University of Texas in Austin.