Samantha Fonda is Vice President of Investor Relations at Dermody Properties. Based in the Phoenix office, she is responsible for supporting all aspects of the company’s business related to investor relations, fund strategy and capital execution.
Prior to joining Dermody Properties, Ms. Fonda held positions at Avison Young. Most recently, she served as Director of U.S. Sales Enablement with a focus on identifying and executing on new business opportunities for a variety of services. She was also Operations Manager in the Chicago market, responsible for defining operational policies, enhancing service delivery for internal departments, and liaising with executive leadership to maximize results for clients.
Ms. Fonda also spent four years with JLL in Seattle and Chicago, where she worked closely with brokers developing sales strategy and executing new business pursuits. Prior to working at JLL, she held sales and operations positions at The Atlantic and BAV Consulting (a part of Y&R Group).
Ms. Fonda holds a bachelor’s degree from Fairfield University in Connecticut, where she was a member of the Division I varsity rowing team.