Diana Grandy joined the Ian Black Real Estate team in September 2020 in their Property Management Division.  Diana comes to IBRE with over 15 years’ experience in Commercial Real Estate.

Excited to join such a strong group of professionals, Diana will be assisting the team with the management responsibilities of all properties within the IBRE portfolio.

A Michigan native, Diana has managed Office, Retail and Industrial properties throughout Florida since 2000 and obtained her Florida Real Estate Sales Associate’s license the same year.

She began her career in Commercial Real Estate with JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle f/k/a LaSalle Partners) on their first ever Facilities assignment for the newly deregulated Bell Telephone properties in 5 States in the Midwest. She was responsible for Critical Data Centers, including 911, and Switch stations in MI.

Locally, Diana has had Property Management assignments with firms such as: ICORR Properties, Abbey Realty (f/k/a Sarasota Commercial) and Commercial Management & Leasing Corporation, where she was their Director of Property Management for three years.

Active in our Community, Diana is the current Chair of the Community Outreach Committee for Habitat for Humanity S. Sarasota County. She is on the Board of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, Inc. and she is an Advisory Board member for Real Estate Lives, a non-profit job support organization for workers in/around Commercial Real Estate.