Vice President, Administration
As Vice President, Administration, Ms. Bedard supports Realty Income’s executives in their day-to-day operations of the business. This involves completing special projects internally, preparing communication externally, and organizing materials for the Board of Directors and shareholders. She specifically works directly with the company’s CEO to help support his initiatives. Her involvement in the ongoing management of the business contributes to the company’s mission of paying monthly dividends to its shareholders that increase over time.
Ms. Bedard joined Realty Income in 2006 as a Real Estate Research Associate after graduating from college. In 2007, she was promoted to Director of Leasing and Dispositions, where she assisted in managing the company’s real estate assets. This involved visiting properties to review market areas, preparing and negotiating lease and/or sale economics, and making strategic portfolio management recommendations. In February 2013, she was promoted to Associate Vice President, Assistant to the CEO for Corporate Strategy, where she helped formalize the company’s strategic and operational plan. Ms. Bedard was promoted to her current position in January 2015.
Ms. Bedard graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Southern California (USC) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in General Financial Management and Entrepreneurship. She holds a Masters in Business Administration from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.