CREW Network Elects Barbara McDuffie to 2018 Board of Directors

TYSONS, Va. (October 31, 2017) – Nationally recognized accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce that Barbara McDuffie, managing director of business development, has been elected to the Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network 2018 Board of Directors.

CREW Network is dedicated to advancing the achievements of women in commercial real estate through business development, industry research, leadership development and career outreach.

“Like CREW Network, Baker Tilly is committed to the recruitment, development and retention of talented women professionals,” Todd Carpenter, managing partner of Baker Tilly’s real estate and construction practice, said. “Barbara plays an important role in mentoring many of our rising stars and I am confident that this experience, paired with her practical knowledge gained from helping organizations expand diversity and inclusion initiatives, will provide tremendous value to the CREW Network.”

After serving three terms on NAIOP Corporate’s Board of Directors, Barbara was elected a Governor of the Research Foundation and chair of the Trustees in 2015. She also currently serves on the board of directors for Tysons Partnership and the advisory board for George Mason University’s Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship. Barbara served on the Advisory Board for CREW Washington DC and was on the Board of Directors for two terms. She was awarded the CREW Washington DC Impact Award in 2014.

The board of directors announcement was made at the 2017 CREW Network Convention and Marketplace, held October 25-27 in Houston, Texas.  

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,800 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.