Kayce Hawk

Kayce Hawk

Executive Vice President, Operations
Los Angeles, CA

As Executive Vice President of Operations, Kayce is dedicated to enhancing the efficiency of operations, planning, initiatives, and business development of Rising Realty Partners and its teams.

Current Role

Kayce Hawk is the EVP, Operations of Rising Realty Partners. With a robust background in both the operational and strategic facets of commercial real estate, she has been instrumental in driving Rising’s growth and enhancing its market position. She serves on the company’s Executive Committee, drawing on her experience managing hundreds of employees, streamlining operating procedures, and overseeing the management of more than 10 million square feet of industrial, office, retail, and data center assets.

Kayce excels at enhancing operational efficiency, driving innovative business strategies, and building strong relationships with partners, tenants, and industry leaders. Her adeptness at seizing market opportunities, reducing redundancies, and implementing strategic plans showcases her operational expertise. Additionally, Kayce is committed to developing a productive and positive company culture. She manages employee engagement initiatives, communication protocols, and feedback sessions, contributing to a collaborative and inclusive environment. This leadership has earned Rising Realty Partners recognition as one of Southern California’s best workplaces by several organizations.

Kayce’s experience spans into acquisitions and due diligence, dispositions, debt requirements, leasing, budgeting, and historic restorations. Her project management skills, combined with her extensive background in accounting, have proved to be instrumental in the seamless execution of multiple, complex repositioning projects completed by Rising during her ten years with the company.

About Kayce Hawk

Outside of the office, Kayce’s passion since childhood is horsemanship, and it’s an art she plans to craft for the rest of her life. Since her move to Los Angeles, Kayce purchased a young horse, Grace, and spends her weekends at the barn riding her. She can also be found exploring the great outdoors through activities such as hiking and camping, or cooking with friends.

Experience & Expertise

Kayce joined Rising in 2014 with a track record managing over 5 million square feet of Class A industrial buildings for institutional owners in the Seattle area. Since joining the company, she has consistently delivered exceptional results and driven success at the organization through her expertise in property management and employee relations. She is also a current candidate for the CCIM Designation from the CCIM Institute. Kayce has held a Real Estate Broker license in Washington State from 2007 to 2015 and is currently completing her coursework for the California State Real Estate Salesperson license. Kayce graduated from Seattle Pacific University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications.

  • IREM Certified Property Manager
  • BOMA Greater Los Angeles Member
  • NAIOP Member
  • ULI Los Angeles Member
  • Los Angeles Historic Core Business Improvement District, Board of Directors, Treasurer
  • Bisnow CRE Socal Power Woman – 2018 & 2021 Honoree