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Barbara Schaefer McDuffie

Managing Director of Business Development
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Barbara Schaefer McDuffie, managing director of business development in the Tysons, Va. office, has been with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP since 2007. Barbara began her commercial real estate career in 1982, providing commercial real estate services to corporate office users and the institutional real estate community.


  • Business development
  • Provides upfront real estate consulting and advisory services analyzing real estate portfolios, relocation opportunities as related to demographics, and strategic planning relevant to consolidations, acquisition, and disposition


  • NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association – National Foundation Governor and Trustee and National Board of Directors and past chairman of Northern Virginia chapter
  • Urban Land Institute – Trends Conference, Co-chair 2016
  • 2030 Group – Board of Directors
  • CREW Network – Board of Directors, 2017
  • CREW DC – Board of Directors, 2013 - 2016
  • Trust for the National Mall – Corporate committee; luncheon chair emeritus
  • Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center – Lombardi Women & Wine, Founder and co-chair
  • George Mason University – Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship (CREE) – Board of Directors
  • Tysons Partnership – Board of Directors

Honors & Awards

  • March of Dimes Heroines of Washington finalist – 2017
  • CREW DC Outstanding Impact Award – 2014
  • Washington Business Journal, Women Who Mean Business award – 2013
  • NAIOP Northern Virginia, Member of the Year – 1997 and 2014
  • Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Margaret L. Hodges Leadership Award – 2012
  • Northern Virginia Transportation Alliance (NVTA), Leadership Award – 2012


Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)