University of Georgia
Emily Weissert, a senior real estate major at the University of Georgia, is among the 2013-14 recipients of an ICSC Foundation Undergraduate Award. Weissert is president of the Student Real Estate Society. She has interned with ICSC member companies CBRE and Jones Lang LaSalle in the areas of investment and property management. These internship experiences solidified her interest in a real estate career.
Weissert is a recipient of the Zell Miller Hope Scholarship at school. She is active in the campus community, as a volunteer dog handler for the Foundation for the Blind and Vice President of the Alzheimer Awareness group at UGA.
Says Weissert, "I am very honored to have been selected for this award and thank the ICSC Foundation and ICSC members for their commitment to supporting students, like me."
Says Valerie Cammiso, Executive Director of the ICSC Foundation, "Providing tuition assistance to guide talented students into retail real estate is vital. The ICSC Foundation has a great track record. 95% of past scholarship recipients are currently working in our industry."