Katherine Pinkard

As the President and Managing Partner of Pinkard Properties, Ms. Pinkard oversees the daily operations of the certified woman-owned firm, including leading the team for Asset and Property Management. Over the past several years, she has grown the firm from a start-up to a robust book of management, brokerage, development, and consulting clients. From local developers such as Caves Valley Partners, to large public companies such as Element Fleet Management, Ms. Pinkard has leveraged the firm’s talented and experienced staff to create lasting partnerships with major players in the Maryland real estate market. A strong proponent of giving back to the local community, she has also developed a niche providing brokerage, management, and consulting services to a host of nonprofit clients as well. Ms. Pinkard has efficiently managed significant capital planning and upgrades to large urban and suburban office and retail properties across the company’s footprint. An active member of CREW, BOMA, and NAIOP, she has developed extensive relationships within the industry to ensure that all clients receive top-of-the-line service using the latest information, technology, and strategies.

Prior to founding Pinkard Properties, she worked at PNC Bank Wealth Management in asset management for high net worth and ultra high net worth investment management private clients, foundations, and institutions with accounts ranging from $1 million to $250 million. She worked to ensure accurate and timely service and reporting to all clients, while developing lasting relationships as a trusted advisor. While at PNC, Ms. Pinkard graduated from the American Bankers Associated National and Graduate Level Trust Schools.

Ms. Pinkard holds an MBA from the Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School and a BA from Georgetown University. She is a licensed real estate salesperson in Maryland. Ms. Pinkard was named one of Baltimore's Leading Women by The Daily Record, named to the Daily Record’s VIP List: Successful Before 40, and won the Spirited Woman Rising at the Spirited Women of Baltimore Awards. Ms. Pinkard is currently the Chairwoman of the Homewood Museum Advisory Board and serves as Vice Chair of the board of the American Red Cross Greater Chesapeake Region.