MacKenzie Management Welcomes Melanie Brent Carrera

The MacKenzie Companies are pleased to announce that Melanie Brent Carrera has joined their firm and will be working as a Business Development Associate for MacKenzie Management Company, LLC, the firm’s full-service property management division.  Melanie brings over 25 years’ experience in commercial real estate to the team in a wide variety of roles including marketing, client relations, leasing, and transaction management.

Prior to joining MacKenzie, Melanie worked with Savills Studley where she was part of the team that opened the firm’s Baltimore Office and oversaw operations, client services, and marketing.  Melanie’s professional experience also includes positions with Colliers International, Manekin, LLC, and KLNB, Inc. where she worked with each firm to build brand awareness through marketing management, provided direction to clients on formulating and executing business plans, and assisted agents with leasing and sales efforts.

“It is with great pleasure that I welcome Melanie to our team.  Her broad range of experience and wonderful presence and personality are a perfect match for our firm,” stated Brendan Gill, President of MacKenzie Management Company, LLC.  “I am confident Melanie will help our firm achieve superior results while providing our clients with the exceptional service they have come to know and rely on.”

As Business Development Associate, Melanie will work closely with Gill and the entire MacKenzie team to uncover new business opportunities and develop strategic relationships, expanding upon the firm’s nearly nine million square feet currently managed throughout the Baltimore Metropolitan area.  She will also work to establish and maintain on-going client relationships and partner with the property managers and the firm’s marketing department to create and implement business strategies.

“It is an honor to begin this new venture with MacKenzie, one of the most recognized and respected commercial real estate firms in Maryland,” stated Carrera.  “This position aligns perfectly with my professional goals and I am excited to be part of such a reptutable team.”

For additional information on MacKenzie Management Company, LLC, please visit  Melanie can be reached directly at or 410.746.0630.

MacKenzie Ventures, LLC (MacKenzie) possesses the multi-disciplined team necessary to excel in Maryland’s corporate real estate community. Comprising seven firms, MacKenzie provides clients a competitive, full service platform of offerings in leasing, sales, investment sales, tenant and landlord advisory services, corporate and business consulting, commercial and residential development, general construction, property and asset management, debt and equity capital placement, and market research.  With more than 225 employees and offices in Annapolis, Baltimore, Bel Air, Columbia, and Lutherville, Maryland, MacKenzie is one of the largest full service commercial real estate firms in the Mid-Atlantic. Please visit for more information.