Leadership: Brandywine Realty Trust: Biography

Key Executives & Trustees

Don Weekley

Vice President - Leasing and Development

Mr. Weekley has 38 years' experience in commercial office operations beginning with 14 years in the engineering department and the remaining 24 years in property management, leasing and development.

As a lead engineer/assistant chief engineer he was part of the team that opened Bank of America Plaza a class "AA" 72 story high rise in the CBD of Dallas, Texas. His engineering experience also includes suburban Dallas projects and the 60 story Comerica Bank Tower in the Dallas CBD where he joined Prentiss Properties in 1992.

After receiving his bachelor's degree in 1993 Mr. Don began his property management career in Dallas, Texas at Park West. In 1997 Don became responsible for over 2 million square feet in Dallas. In 1998 he was sent to Denver, Colorado as General Manager to oversee a newly acquired portfolio. While in Denver he was instrumental in expanding the portfolio through acquisitions and third-party contracts.

In 2002 Don became part of the Austin team. Since then he's been involved in acquiring, developing, and operating more than 10 million sf in Austin. He currently oversees the operations and leasing of 3 million square feet and leasing for an additional 3 million sf of development. Don is also an integral team member for the development of Garza Ranch and Broadmoor totaling more than 7 million sf.

Don holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas. He is a CCIM candidate, a member of BOMA Austin, and a board member of CCARE, an advocacy group for clean and affordable energy in Austin, Texas.