Cheryl Dobbins has been an employee of Piedmont Office Realty Trust since 2007 and has managed Chicagoland real estate for the past 30 years. Prior to joining Piedmont, Ms. Dobbins worked for Heitman Properties from 1989 – 1997, starting her career at 180 North LaSalle, and for Duke Realty Corporation from 1997 – 2007. At Duke, Cheryl was part of the acquisition team responsible for bringing each new asset up to operational standards as Duke entered the Chicago market. Cheryl has managed Class A office properties throughout her career including trophy properties such as Riverway Office Complex (O’Hare), Central Park of Lisle (East-West Corridor) and presently Two Pierce Place (Northwest). Most recently, Cheryl and Piedmont’s team completed a ten million dollar renovation at Two Pierce including the construction of a building amenity center and an elevator modernization and destination dispatch installation. Ms. Dobbins is an active member of BOMA Suburban Chicago and has held a State of Illinois Real Estate License since 1990. Cheryl received the Piedmont Spire award in 2018 which honors those employees who reflect a strong sense of stewardship, principles, integrity, responsibility and excellence as they carry out their duties. Ms. Dobbins grew up in Iowa and graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Business Administration.