Jessica Browdy, LEED AP BD+C founded J. Kelly Advisors in 2015, as a woman owned boutique Project Management Firm with practice areas in tenant/landlord representation for Corporate Interiors, Build-to-Suits, Hospitality, Life Science, Higher Education, MOB, Industrial, Mixed Use, Data Centers, and Residential projects.
Prior to JKA, Jessica built a successful career in the SFL commercial real estate market, initially as an architect, then working for one of the nation’s leading General Contractors as a Project Manager and Preconstruction Manager, and then finally transitioning to Client Advisory/Project Management Services.
As VP of Projects, she was instrumental in leading and growing JLL’s and Cresa Partner’s SFL Project Management/Client Advisory Services group, while managing over $500M of projects for accounts with Royal Caribbean, Carnival Cruise Lines, and HBO Latin America, to name a few. She utilizes her broad experience of the real estate industry to assist her clients’ in managing the key risks of project delivery, allowing them to focus on their businesses. Jessica has a passion for the arts and believes strongly in the advocacy and intersection of art and architecture in the South Florida Development process.
Jessica maintains a team-oriented approach working with developers, institutional investors and brokerage teams with a strategic partnership approach. Becoming involved in development projects early in on the process, she adds value through the site selection process, regulatory due diligence, feasibility studies, permitting/variance management, consultant contract review, and estimating.
Jessica specializes in complex contract negotiations, team selection/management, schedule and budget development and the construction process. She has been involved in several ground up development projects including medical office buildings, hospitals, low income housing, data centers, satellite farms, educational facilities and mixed-use buildings.
As the owner of J. Kelly Advisors, Jessica is a strategic partner in complex long-term projects. Her strong communication, relationship-based approach enhances J. Kelly Advisors’ process-driven management philosophy which has earned her a loyalty from clients who understand the value she drives in saving time, money and aggravation from start to finish.
Cleveland Clinic Cancer and Neurological Center
Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines
Miami Children’s Hospital Bed Tower & Ambulatory Facilities
Carnival Cruise Lines
Broward Health multiple interior builds
Baptist Health multiple interior builds
Multiple Private Residences
Wellmax Medical Center at Marlins Park
Pine Crest Schools
KLX Aviation Supply
South Miami Pharmacy
HBO Data Center
FPL Vault & Antennae Farm
Ft. Lauderdale International Airport Terminal Expansion
Hertz Global Headquarters
Shutts & Bowen
Inventive Blood Center
Lord & Taylor Mizner Park