Rob Nielsen

Nielsen, Rob

Job Title: Executive Vice President
Company: JLL
Industry: Commercial Real Estate
Mentor Since: Fall 2014
Will Mentor: Graduate Students, Undergrad Students

Job Description

Commercial real estate broker.

Company Description

Global commercial real estate services firm.

Employment History

2008-Present JLL
2007-2008 Grubb & Ellis
2004-2007 VFP, LLC.


2006 BA: BA - management (cum laude)

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

"I'm here to help." We can cover career advice, discuss the commercial real estate field, and make introductions to others in the industry.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

During normal business hours and in downtown Seattle.

Additional Information

One of my side projects is researching, writing, and presenting on the quality of humility and specifically how humility helps leaders. This work came about initially and has continued in large part because of a mentor of mine who is also a professor at SU. If you’re interested in learning more, you can find a short article on the topic here: