Professional Profile: Julie Freshman 2019

Julie Freshman - 2019

Name: Julie Freshman - 2019

Title: Vice President

Company: MG Commercial Real Estate

Location: Providence, RI

Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA

Family: Husband and two daughters (ages 10 and 12), two dogs and a cat

College: University of Delaware, B.S. in Environmental Science/Boston University, M.A. in Energy and Environmental Analysis.

First job unrelated to your current field: Analysis of satellite imagery using remote sensing software

First job in current field: Environmental consulting on commercial real estate transactions

What your firm does now and its plans for the future?  Independent, full-service commercial real estate brokerage company.  Our plan is to continue to listen attentively to our clients and partner with them, as well as treat our clients and partners the way we would want to be treated under the same circumstances.

Hobbies: Skiing, golf, boating, reading

Favorite novel: I have many favorites, but a couple are “Still Alice,” by Lisa Genova and “Leaving Time,” by Jodi Picoult

Favorite film: “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Keys to success: Hard work, integrity, honesty, patience and resilience

Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): Queen Elizabeth II

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Veterinarian