Shari GurkinSUSTAINABILITY DATA & ANALYTICS MANAGER Energy & Sustainability
Shari Gurkin is the Energy and Sustainability Data & Analytics Manager at Fairstead where she specializes in converting large amounts of data into actionable information. Her rigorous analytical approach and emphasis on data integrity has enhanced Fairstead’s ability to extract value from multiple platforms and incorporate data-driven insights into day-to-day business processes. Her management, integration, and analysis of Fairstead’s energy and sustainability data efficiently streamlines portfolio-wide energy and water initiatives and makes data more accessible to all departments, enhancing Fairstead’s ability to make informed decisions in the development of properties.
Prior to Fairstead, Shari gained years of experience at top real estate firm, Jones Lang LaSalle, where she was brought in as their first-ever Energy and Sustainability Data Analyst. During her time with the JLL, she developed and streamlined the Data Analytics Program, growing the team to 15 analysts and the service line to over 25 clients internationally. She trained and managed more than 400 property managers on energy efficiency and oversaw data integrity and reporting for JLL’s largest clients including Verizon, Intel, and Yahoo.
Shari holds a BS in Science & Industrial Engineering and an MS in Science & Industrial Engineering from the University of Miami.