Marisha Clinton

Sr. Director of Research, Tri-State

  • New York
  • 530 Fifth Avenue
  • 4th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036 US

Marisha Clinton joined Avison Young in 2016 as Senior Director of Research, Tri-State, based in the firm’s New York City office.  A well respected professional in her field, Clinton will lead the research efforts in the region to help elevate the platform for the firm and clients. 

As Senior Director of Research, Tri-State, Clinton will work with and develop the research teams in New York, New Jersey and Fairfield-Westchester counties, as well as collaborate with the other regional and national departments.  Clinton will produce cutting-edge research reports, white papers and other deliverables useful in pitches, presentations and other business development efforts.

Prior to joining Avison Young, Clinton was the Director of Capital Markets Research at JLL (formerly Jones Lang LaSalle) for over three years.  While there she was the point person within the Americas research team to establish the baseline capital markets research platform, as well as develop a process for capturing and cultivating granular local investment insights, creating best practices and publishing valuable market analysis.  Prior to that, she spent over 10 years on Wall Street as an equity research analyst at various prestigious firms.

Clinton is a Certified Public Accountant, a graduate of Howard University and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where she respectively earned her B.B.A. in Accounting and an MBA with a dual major in Finance and Strategic Management.  Her overall experience has given rise to speaking engagements at real estate and accounting industry conference sessions.  Clinton also serves on the Board of Directors of the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, the nation’s first community development corporation.


Professional Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Series 7 and Series 63
  • The Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Board Member and Treasurer – Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
  • Board Member – Bedford Stuyvesant Early Childhood Development Center, Inc.


  • Howard University - Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting
  • The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania – Master of Business Administration, Finance and Strategic Management