Yvonne Baker was selected as a “Women of Influence” award winner by Real Estate Forum in its July/August 2017 issue.
Regional Managing Partner
Earlier this year, Baker was honored with a Notable Knight Award by her alma mater, University of Central Florida College of Business. The 28-year industry vet joined Franklin Street last year as regional managing partner, responsible for the direction of the Orlando and Jacksonville offices, as well as business development efforts. She generated a lease volume of more than $350 million, representing 4.5 million-plus square feet. She plays a large role in the planning and execution of initiatives to increase revenues and productivity, in addition to focusing on recruitment, team building and community philanthropy efforts. Baker also works closely with her alma mater’s real estate club to mentor young leaders and leads the philanthropy campaign for Daniel Kids and Libby’s Legacy Breast Cancer Foundation.
To see the full list of 2017 Women of Influence, click here.