Cristy Handsaker is a Transaction Specialist who joined the Washington Capital team in Seattle in May 2018. She works on both equity and debt transactions, overseeing projects from application through closing. Cristy has enjoyed a career in the commercial real estate industry since 2010, initially serving as a Broker with Grubb & Ellis before transitioning to an in-house corporate real estate role. She has been involved in M&As, national marketing campaigns, and corporate strategy/portfolio management.
Cristy became a LEED accredited professional in 2010 and earned her Master of Corporate Real Estate (MCR) designation from CoreNet Global in 2016. In 2014, Cristy was recognized as the Corporate Real Estate Executive of the Year from CoreNet. She currently sits on the board for the CoreNet Washington State Chapter.