Mindy Weiss Saffer
|West, Lane & Schlager|
Washington, D.C., United States
About Mindy Weiss Saffer
Serving as a Principal at West, Lane & Schlager in Washington, D.C., Mindy Saffer has the distinction of being the firm’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional. Designed by the U. S. Green Building Council, the LEED Accredited Professional Exam tests a candidate’s knowledge of both green building practices and the LEED Rating System. Mindy Saffer’s accreditation attests to her unwavering commitment to green principles and their application in the future of commercial real estate. Since 1986, Mindy Saffer has worked in the Washington, D.C. commercial real estate industry, serving at interior architecture, contractor, engineering, and office relocation firms before joining West, Lane & Schlager in 1999. Over the past 11 years, the firm continuously acknowledges Mindy Saffer for her dedication to the profession, even awarding her its Rising Star Award in 2004. Through West, Lane & Schlager, Mindy Saffer assists both not-for-profit and trade organizations, aiding them in negotiating leases, selling commercial space, and acquiring new commercial buildings. Mindy Saffer owns expert knowledge in space planning, fire and safety code issues, interior design, price negotiation, and construction administration, empowering her to provide incomparable services to her clients.
Deeply engaged in the local commercial real estate community, Mindy Saffer is a dedicated member of the District of Columbia Building Industry Association, Commercial Real Estate Women, the American Society of Association Executives, and the Greater Washington Commercial Association of REALTORS. Respected for her professional opinion, Mindy Saffer has published articles in WomenBiz and BoardSource. Mindy Saffer holds a Bachelor of Science in Textile Marketing from the University of Maryland, and a Master of Science in Marketing from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
A resident of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Mindy Saffer stays diligently involved in the lives of her three children. A fan of spending time at the beach, Mindy Saffer also takes pleasure in riding motorcycles and snowboarding.