Leadership by Example
Senior Vice PresidentP: 202-513-6721
Elaine Clancy has over 20 years of experience in Washington, DC real estate, with expertise in leasing, development, real estate financing and investment banking. She has provided capital raising services and financial analysis to numerous real estate companies, including many large, publicly-traded REITs. Prior to joining Lincoln Property Company, Ms. Clancy was the Director of Leasing for the General Services Administration in the National Capital Region, responsible for overseeing a leasing portfolio totaling approximately 57 million square feet. Before joining the GSA, Ms. Clancy was a Managing Director and Founder of Celtic Capital Management. While at Celtic Capital, Ms. Clancy advised real estate, financial services and technology companies on strategy, acquisitions and capital raising. Before founding Celtic Capital, Ms. Clancy served as Managing Director, Real Estate Principal Investing and Management and as Vice President, Corporate and Real Estate Development for Choice Hotels International, one of the largest US hotel franchise companies. Ms. Clancy has served as the Chief Financial Officer of a private REIT and as a senior investment banker with Friedman, Billings, Ramsey, Legg Mason and Ferris Baker Watts, completing over $5 billion in capital markets transactions. Ms. Clancy also has experience with local and international real estate firms, including Jones Lang LaSalle and Combined Properties.
Ms. Clancy has an MBA in Finance and Organizational Behavior from Northwestern University and a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance from James Madison University.