Environmental, Social, & Governance

Committed to the highest standards

As a company, we seek to maintain the highest fiduciary standards in all aspects of our business.

Our Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG) policies support and nurture investment performance and produce competitive returns over time.

Environmental

Sustainable development and management practices lead to more efficient operations and healthier building environments for tenants.


National demonstrates strong year-over-year improvement against its peers, earning Green Stars from the GRESB ® benchmarks for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 20191

Social

Produce good jobs for workers and good work for contractors through our responsible contractor policy.


Created more than 41.9 million well-paying labor hours since 2002.


Recognized by Pensions & Investments as one of the “Best Places to Work” in Money Management (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

Governance

Seeking to maintain the highest fiduciary standards in dealing with all aspects of our business.


Adopting programs and strategies aimed at advancing ESG measures and engaging stakeholders in a collaborative manner.

Experienced and Stable Leadership

National has assembled an experienced leadership team, the core group of whom have collaborated for 20 years1, consistently executing on its performance objectives.

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Jeffrey Kanne

President and Chief Executive Officer, National Real Estate Advisors, LLC and Chief Executive Officer, National Real Estate Development, LLC


Years of Real Estate Experience: 42


Years with National: 20

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Jeanne Ayivorh

Chief Operating Officer


Years of Real Estate Experience: 38


Years with National: 21

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Kevin Verdi

Chief Investment Officer


Years of Real Estate Experience: 28


Years with National: 20

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Lisa Kizina

Chief Human Resources and Administrative Officer


Years of Real Estate Experience: 22


Years with National: 9

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Daniel Killinger

President, National Real Estate Development


Years of Real Estate Experience: 21


Years with National: 7

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Laurie Mullett

Chief Financial Officer


Years of Real Estate Experience: 35


Years with National: 20

As of 3/31/2020

1. National has operated as an investment advisor since January 2010. In addition, National’s core senior management personnel, focused on real estate investments, generally worked together at National’s predecessor firm, NEBF Real Estate from 2000 through 2010.

Memberships

National is a member of GRESB, a benchmarking and reporting framework focused on the real estate industry.

National is a proud member of the U.S. Green Building Council®.