Ms. Fields rejoined PCA in 2007 as Managing Director of Real Estate Consulting Services. Ms. Fields has extensive experience in structuring and analyzing real estate transactions, developing investment strategy, analyzing manager fees and performance, evaluating manager reporting practices, and supervising and negotiating workouts.
Previously, Ms. Fields spent four years at Westwood Consulting Group, where she was dedicated to the CalSTRS’ and CalPERS’ real estate portfolios. Prior to Westwood, Ms. Fields spent five years with PCA’s prior real estate consulting practice, working closely with clients including the Kansas Public Employees’ Retirement System, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, the Western Conference of Teamsters, and the UFCW. Earlier in her career, Ms. Fields was a Senior Consultant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers’ Real Estate Consulting Services Group where she specialized in real estate investment analysis, lease negotiations, property and small business appraisal, property-level acquisition due diligence, and tourism and master planning studies. While at PwC, Ms. Fields was actively involved in several large RTC restructurings, including the 1,000+ asset Circle K portfolio.
Ms. Fields received her Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration and her Masters in Business Administration from Yale University’s School of Management.