St. John Properties, Inc. Promotes Michelle Van Newkirk to Director of Contracts

Michelle Van Newkirk
Michelle Van Newkirk

BALTIMORE (July 6, 2016) – St. John Properties, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate development and management company headquartered in Baltimore, has promoted Michelle Van Newkirk to Director of Contracts. Formerly Contract Specialist, Ms. Van Newkirk has worked for the company since 2006.

Ms. Van Newkirk will continue to support the company’s acquisitions department with the drafting and implementation of transactional documents related to the acquisition or sale of land holdings.

“We are continually impressed with Michelle’s extreme attention to detail, problem-solving abilities and work ethic,” explained Sean Doordan, Vice President of Acquisitions for St. John Properties, Inc. “Each of these attributes contribute to her ability to perform her responsibilities at an extremely high level, and this promotion reflects our high regard for her value to the company.”

Ms. Van Newkirk earned Bachelor of Fine Arts from Towson University and a Bachelor of Science degree, with a concentration in Legal Studies, from University of Maryland University College.

St. John Properties, Inc., founded in 1971, owns and has developed more than 17 million square feet of R&D/flex, office, retail and warehouse space in Virginia, Maryland, Colorado, Louisiana, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Utah and Wisconsin. For more information about the company, visit

For more information, contact:
Jay Riley, Director of Marketing, St. John Properties, Inc.