Brooke Jackson joined NKF Multifamily Capital Markets, Debt & Structured Finance team as a vice president in 2019. Based in the Chicago office, Ms. Jackson originates multifamily loans nationwide. She focuses on lending directly through Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and HUD, as well as placing debt through other various lender relationships including Life Cos, Banks, and CMBS platforms.
Prior to Newmark Knight Frank, Ms. Jackson was a vice president at SunTrust Bank, where she worked on direct lending via Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD, bridge, and construction loan programs. Before that, she underwrote CMBS loans for various major lenders at Situs.
Ms. Jackson is currently a member of CREW Chicago (Commercial Real Estate Executive Women), REIA (Real Estate Investment Association), ULI (Urban Land Institute), and a board member of REFF (Real Estate Finance Forum).
Ms. Jackson holds degrees in Finance, Political Science, and International Business from the University of Illinois at Chicago.