Melanie Smith

Senior Vice President

Melanie is a corporate real estate professional specializing in facilities and property management. She currently oversees Cresa’s Workspace Project Management team, bringing a strategic approach to new and ongoing projects. Melanie manages accounts requiring occupancy planning expertise and offers innovative solutions to further her clients’ business objectives and enhance employee productivity. She has diverse knowledge in relocation management, facilities management and workspace programming for corporate, retail, institutional, data center and government work environments.


1512 Larimer Street
Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202



Her prior roles include 17 years in facilities management at Charles Schwab and eight years in facilities and project management at Electronic Data Systems. Melanie’s education includes studies in business at McNeese State University. She completed Building Operation Management Institute’s certification programs in facilities management and property administration. Disciplined in ongoing education, she is pursuing an MCR (Masters Corporate Real Estate) designation with CoreNet.
  • Xcel Energy
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Charter Communications