J. L. "Rusty" Meadows II, LEED AP

Senior Vice President, Strategic Services

Cresa Washington DC

1800 M Street, NW
Suite 350 S
Washington, DC 20036
202.628.0300 main
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J. L. "Rusty" Meadows II, LEED AP, is a Senior Vice President at Cresa Washington DC. In this capacity, Mr. Meadows is responsible for developing strategic real estate directions and assisting clients through the successful execution of that strategy.  

In his 40-year career to date, Mr. Meadows has compiled a distinguished track record of integrating the diverse factors of clients' organizational real estate needs with the realities of facility planning, design, construction and operations into successful short- and long-term solutions. The span of his influence includes the completion of more than 55 major projects encompassing over 300 buildings and more than 100 million square feet of space.

Professional Experience

Mr. Meadows was previously the Founding/Managing Principal of Perkins+Will's Washington, DC office where he earned a prestigious position at the top of the tenant representation business. His accumulated client list represents a broad spectrum of real estate occupants from the professional service, association, corporate and federal market sectors. His diverse expertise has allowed him to support his clients regionally, nationally and internationally.

Prior to his tenure at Perkins+Will, Rusty was a real estate manager for AT&T where he was responsible for real estate portfolio strategies, project execution and real estate policy.


  • U.S. Green Building Council, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, Accredited Professional
  • District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce, Former Board Member
  • The Leukemia Foundation, Executive Committee Member
  • Greater Washington Board of Trade, Member
  • District of Columbia Building Industry Association (DCBIA), Member
  • CoreNet Global, Member
  • National Building Museum, Member
  • George Washington University, Former Adjunct Professor


  • Deal of the Year, Cresa Washington DC, 2016
  • Top Producer, President's Club, Cresa, 2015


  • B.S. Business Management, West Virginia Institute of Technology
  • A.S. Civil Engineering, West Virginia Institute of Technology

Select Clients

  • Alcatel
  • America Online
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Booz Allen
  • Capital One
  • Clark Realty
  • Fannie Mae
  • The FDIC
  • Freddie Mac
  • GSA
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • MICROS Systems
  • MITRE Corporation
  • US Department of Navy
  • US Securities and Exchange Commission

Speaking Engagements

  • "Strategic Real Estate Planning"
  • "The Office of the Future"
  • CoreNet Global
  • CREW
  • IFMA
  • GSA
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Local economic development groups