In November 2018, Kennedy Hicks joined Cousins as Senior Vice President of Investments. In this role, she is responsible for acquisitions, dispositions, investments in development and portfolio strategy.
Prior to joining Cousins in 2018, Kennedy was a Managing Director with Eastdil Secured, a global real estate investment banking company. In this role, she was primarily responsible for advising and representing clients on equity sales or ventures for institutional office properties throughout the Sun Belt. Since she joined Eastdil Secured in 2010, she was instrumental in securing and executing over $22 billion in office sale or joint venture assignments. Notable assignments included 615 South College in Charlotte, Concourse Corporate Center in Atlanta, and the 2016 merger between Cousins and Parkway. Prior to joining Eastdil Secured, Kennedy was a Director of Finance with CBRE’s Southeast Office Investment Team.