- Portfolio Manager
About Merredith Treaster
With 19 years of real estate investment experience, Merredith is the lead Portfolio Manager for Nuveen’s U.S. Strategic Lab Vehicle. She oversees the Vehicle’s strategic direction and performance, working closely with Nuveen’s investment team on transactions and business plan execution, and is the lead liaison for investors. In her previous role, Merredith was the Northwest Regional Head of office and life science investments; she oversaw transactions and asset management for a 4.5 million square foot portfolio with an AUM value of $3.5 billion.
She has previously worked at Hines, Tishman Speyer, The John Buck Company and CBRE. Throughout her career, she has contributed to the acquisition, disposition, development, re-development or asset management of 1.8 million square feet of life science and 12 million square feet of office investments, representing more than $1.4 billion and $9 billion in value, respectively.
Some notable construction projects include the oversight of the speculative development of the 750,000 square foot Park Tower 100% pre-leased prior to construction completion, and serving for 9 years as Hines’ lead project manager for Salesforce Tower, both in San Francisco, CA.
Merredith graduated with a B.S. in Neuroscience from UCLA.