~Maria is a Commercial Real Estate Agent with Denny Elwell Company, representing tenants, buyers, landlords, and sellers.
Prior to becoming a Commercial Real Estate Agent, Maria held the position of Commercial Property Manager with Denny Elwell Company, where her efforts contributed the largest period of growth in the company’s history.
Throughout her career in Property Management, Maria was instrumental in managing a portfolio of approximately 2.5 million square feet of commercial property consisting of office, warehouse retail, and multi-family space which involved handling lease administration, tenant relations, accounting /collections, facility maintenance and construction coordination on building improvements and new construction.
Maria is a livelong resident of Ankeny and after her education at the University of Iowa, Maria held corporate positions in both financial and insurance industries. Her background also includes Director of City Parks and Recreation programs, small business owner in software development, restaurant and retail.
The business relationships and expertise she has gained throughout her career has given her the strategic insight that is so valuable when helping her clients make the decisions needed to grow and prosper their own businesses.