Senior Operations Manager
Kirsten began her career in commercial real estate in 1989 obtaining her Broker’s License in both North and South Carolina in 1999. In 33 years, Ms. Patterson has worked in all aspects of the industry.
In 2005, Kirsten was responsible for implementing all operations for the newly established firm, Clarus Properties, Inc. Within five years, Clarus affiliated with Colliers International and she was directly responsible for the conversion of operations and managing a rapid personnel expansion under the Colliers flag.
In 2019, Ms. Patterson worked in conjunction with the Managing Partners in implementing a full integration with Colliers International. She and her team worked with the leaders of Information Technology, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Marketing, Operations and Transaction Management to reach a complete incorporation in Colliers North American platform within six months.
Currently Kirsten is the Senior Operations Manager. She continues to direct the daily operations while supporting many of our resident teams and service lines. She also works as local counsel to share cultural, procedural, and financial perspective with our North American leaders and local professionals.