Analyst, Lease Administration
Kathleen Adams oversees the firm’s lease administration platform. She directs all rent and subtenant management processes, year-end operating expenses audits, property tax appeals, lease analysis, and document management. She maintains department processes and multiple technology platforms to provide accurate, on-demand real estate information to support portfolio planning and real estate strategy. In this capacity, she partners with other Corporate Services professionals to best integrate and support ongoing relationship management of all clients.
Kathy has over 16 years of real estate experience. She started her career in residential real estate working for Century 21, on the Southside of Indianapolis. Transitioning to the commercial sector, Kathy has worked for leading national commercial property owners/developers. Prior to joining Colliers, she was a Lease Administrator with Kite Realty Group. Previous to that, she worked with Simon Property Group as a Senior Analyst in the Financial Operations Department. In those roles she was responsible for accounting, administering billings, and dispute resolution.
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Senior Vice President
Andrew Urban is an energetic and analytical commercial real estate expert that specializes in local and global advisory of corporate occupiers. His practice focuses on providing companies with best-in-class tenant and buyer ("Occupier") representation on property acquisitions, leasing, portfolio management and dispositions both locally and globally.
Enabled by diverse professional experience gained while at prominent Fortune 500 companies — he consistently brings a dynamic, and results-driven perspective to his clients’ real estate challenges.
Further, he is the Founder and Co-Host of the 'Urban Foundry' podcast which engages city leaders, developers, non-profits, and community organizations together to discuss the future of real estate in the 'downtowns' in the Midwest. The Urban Foundry podcast is available on all major podcast platforms, with a new episode every Wednesday.
Prior to joining Colliers, Andrew held corporate real estate leadership roles at General Motors, and Zimmer Biomet. In those roles he had operational oversight of brokerage, project management, transaction management, M&A integration and strategic master planning for their global and regional portfolios of office, industrial, and special purposes properties.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Andrew previously held pivotal Finance roles at Eaton Corporation — where he acquired invaluable corporate finance, capital project underwriting, and financial reporting experience.
Vice President | Indianapolis
Kevin Burnett, Vice President in Colliers Occupier Services group, provides comprehensive portfolio, transactional, and financial advisory services to our growing client portfolio of global and national corporate services accounts serviced from the Indianapolis office.
With over 14 years in the commercial real estate industry and specializing in multi-market corporate service work, Kevin’s assignments have spanned the globe. From negotiating transactions to sophisticated financial modeling, Kevin’s collaborative approach with a strong attention to detail have resulted in high client satisfaction and retainment.
For his exceptional work and dedication to his clients and team, Kevin received the firm’s “Peak Performance” staff award for 2018.
Previously, Kevin held positions as Strategic Planner and Financial Analyst at ATA Airlines. He attended Ball State University where he was a member of the Men’s Tennis Team.
Executive Vice President
Jon Jessup has over 21 years of diverse experience in the commercial real estate industry. He specializes in global Corporate Solutions focusing on Life Science, Law Firm, Professional Services, Manufacturing and Logistics companies. Additionally, he has a breadth of experience with a focus on Investments and Leasing across asset types, capital sources, and geography. His years of experience, strong financial acumen and attention to detail offers his clients an added advantage during transaction negotiation, execution, and delivery.
Jon’s Corporate Investment Services and Leasing experience is broad-based with proven results in office, industrial, retail and healthcare sectors. His expertise extends beyond the Indianapolis market through his decades of experience providing successful outcomes for his clients in the United States and around the world. His ability to listen, communicate effectively, and leverage his diverse experiences allows him to deeply understand his clients’ needs, and develop creative solutions for complex transactions. This core competency has been a mainstay of his business model which has helped lead to strong client satisfaction and retention.
Prior to joining the firm, Jon served as Assistant Vice President in Corporate Planning at American United Life. He was also Director of Corporate Development at RealMed.com and an Assistant Vice President at Irwin Mortgage.