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Kathryn “Kassie” A. Barnes

Director, Investments

Ms. Barnes is focused on expanding National’s portfolio of investments on a nationwide basis.

Ms. Barnes has over 27 years of commercial real estate experience. She is experienced with all asset classes and has a particular expertise with senior housing. 

Prior to joining National, she was a commercial real estate lender with a concentration in the Mid-Atlantic region for Crestar Bank. She specialized in the financing of complex redevelopment opportunities and was responsible for a team of business development lenders. Additionally, Ms. Barnes was a key team member responsible for the success of a de novo community bank in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Ms. Barnes obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Washington & Jefferson College. She is involved with the American Senior Housing Association and National Investment Center.