Keena Dean joined Dean Realty Co. in November of 2012 as the company's marketing & leasing assistant. In this role, Keena is responsible for assisting in the production of company collateral materials, coordinating information with the IT & web developer, supporting the efforts of the company's leasing managers and contributing to overall company projects. Keena's strong attention to detail and organizational skills combine with her significant software knowledge to make her a great contributor to marketing projects.
Keena is familiar with the role, having previously served as an intern in the marketing department in the summer of 2011. During that time, Keena gained knowledge of the commercial real estate industry through an introduction to all the various company departments. As marketing intern, she was engaged in collateral production and execution of direct mail campaigns, and attended industry networking events.
Prior to her internship at Dean Realty Co., Keena spent a year at Farmers Insurance Group as a total loss adjuster. There she worked in a fast-paced environment strongly regulated by state and federal insurance laws. She maintained specific detailed records on claims information and settlements, working cohesively with internal and external departments across the country.
Keena's further experience includes four years as a paraeducator at Olathe Unified School District. There she educated middle school-age students with disabilities in english, mathematics and science. Keena utilized instruction and one-on-one practices to motivate and assess achievement according to Individualized Education and 504 Plan guidelines.
In 2010 Keena received her degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. Keena's plans are to complete her education by pursuing a masters degree in the future.
Keena has close family ties and enjoys spending time with her brothers and niece, as well as relaxing with friends on the weekends. Other personal pursuits include an interest in local music, concerts, spending time reading or on the computer.