Patricia Keegan - Senior Vice President

Pat Keegan recently joined Vertical Brokerage, Inc as Senior Vice President for Commercial Real Estate. With more than 20 years of experience in office leasing, property acquisition, and negotiating sales, Pat is equally proficient representing tenants who are seeking office or retail space... or landlords who are seeking new tenants. 

Prior to joining Vertical Brokerage, Pat was responsible for 11 hospital-owned medical office buildings in the hospital's service area. After acquiring the land, she worked on the design team to develop the properties into functional buildings with brand recognition; and, was responsible for negotiating leases on behalf of the owner for over 300,000 square feet of office space. Her responsibilities included the design and build-out of the individual office spaces as tenants were identified, and created win-win situations that resulted in minimal turnover.

Pat’s education includes a bachelor’s degree from Barat College in Lake Forest, IL and a master’s degree in administration from Roosevelt University in Chicago, IL. In addition, she is a certified interior decorator with additional training and certification as a commercial decorating specialist.

    • Office leasing experience spanning over 20 years
    • Expertise in design and build-to-suit scenarios
    • Creating business images built upon client’s business
    • Board of Directors, United Way, 1997 – 2003
    • YWCA Women of Achievement Award in Business 1998
    • LUCI (Leading Us In Commerce and Industry) Award1999
    • Board of Directors, YWCA of Lake County 2003 – 2006
    • Women’s Board, St Alexian Brothers Foundation, Current