Samantha Berk Plate is a Director with Franklin Street Real Estate Services, specializing in tenant representation and site selection. As a Tampa Bay native who has grown up in the commercial real estate and development industry, Ms. Berk has firsthand knowledge of the Tampa Bay area and many Florida retail markets.
Since 2012, Ms. Berk Plate and her team have successfully completed more than $6 million in sales and leasing transactions. She currently represents a variety of national and regional clients including Dunkin’ Donuts, Smashburger, T-Mobile, Jimmy John’s, Pure Barre, and Domino’s as well as several independent developers.
Prior to joining Franklin Street, Ms. Berk Plate attended the University of Florida where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Finance and Business Administration. She is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and has served as the Chair for the ICSC Next Generation Committee and as a member of the ICSC West Florida Idea Exchange Committee.