Katie H. Rodd

Senior Vice President


 

Ms. Rodd leads capital placement for Team Mozer, currently the largest team at George Smith Partners by transaction volume. Katie has closed over $2.0 billion in financings with the Team Mozer since joining GSP in 2012 after a decade of direct Capital Markets origination and underwriting in New York and Los Angeles. Immediately prior to George Smith Partners Katie was with the Real Estate Capital Markets group at Wells Fargo originating CMBS and nonrecourse balance sheet loans. Her prior experience also includes loan origination at Capmark Finance (formerly GMAC Commercial Mortgage), where she closed in excess of $2.5 billion of debt transactions. Katie also brings development advisory experience to GSP, having worked for three years with a real estate consulting firm conducting feasibility studies relative to residential and commercial development projects.

Katie graduated with honors from Johns Hopkins University, is fluent in French, and also speaks German. She grew up in the UK, has lived in France, and her love of travel has taken her through Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America with highlights to date of Tibet, South Africa, Argentina, and Egypt.

Education:

  • MBA: UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • Bachelor of Arts, International Relations/French Literature: Johns Hopkins University