In addition to consulting and training, Alice Devine teaches real estate and urban economics in the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. She has also served as a guest lecturer at Boston College, Santa Clara University, California Polytechnic San Luis Obispo and Menlo College. As a director of leasing for office developer William Wilson & Associates (now EQ Office), Ms. Devine was responsible for leasing a multi-million square foot Class A office portfolio. She also created and taught a company-wide program focused on leasing, property management and tenant retention. Devine's book, Suite Deal, the Smart Landlord's Guide to Leasing Real Estate, has received numerous awards, including the prestigious 2019 Bruss/Robinson Award from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.
Ms. Devine holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and has earned the Certified Property Manager and Real Property Administrator designations from the Institute of Real Estate Management and the Building Owners and Managers Institute, respectively. With over thirty published articles, she is a frequent contributor to industry journals such as NAIOP's Development magazine. Finally, Alice is a former board member of Rebuilding Together and currently serves on San Francisco's Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture committee as well as the Committee for Public Conferences at UC Berkeley's Fisher Center.
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