KC Conway, Mai, CRE - Executive Managing Director, RE Analytics, Colliers International
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K.C. Conway, CRE, MAI, is executive managing director, Market Analytics, for Colliers International Valuation & Advisory Services, from Atlanta. From 2005-2010, Conway worked in the Federal Reserve System in multiple capacities ranging from the Commercial Real Estate "Subject Matter Expert" for the Atlanta District Bank to the "Commercial REal Estate Risk Specialty Officer" designee to the New York District Bank. In these roles, he briefed Chairman Bernanke, the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve District bank presidents and real estate industry groups oon market conditions and burgeoning issues during the 2008-2009 financial crisis.
Conway's work at the Federal Reserve was recognized with a Presidential Recognition Award by the APpraisal Institute in 2007, and "Key Player" and "Meritorious Service" awards by the Federal Reserve and the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council in 2009 and 2010.
Conway's career includes serving as an appraiser for Cushman & Wakefield and the former Equitable Real Estate, and in loan workout,m portfolio management and asset advisory capacities for Deloitte & Touche, Wells Fargo & Prudential. In 1997, Conway joined SouthTrust Bank where he developed a proprietary system to risk rate and manage its real estate portfolio across 28 states. Coway became a Counselor of Real Esate (CRE) in 2009, and earned his MAI designation in 1989. He is a graduate of Emory University's School of Business.