Meet The Team

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Cynthia Lee CCIM, TACS, GRI

Managing Director, KW City View Commercial Division

CoStar Power Broker

San Antonio Board of Realtors - Commercial Award

Licensed Commercial & Residential Broker

Cynthia Lee CCIM, TACS, GRI is Managing Director for the Commercial Division of Keller Williams City View in San Antonio, Texas.

Cynthia is a multi-award-winning licensed real estate Broker who's consistently a top 5 producer for KW Commercial statewide. 

She is also ranked among the top females nationwide for KW Commercial and is a mentor in the South Texas Region as well as a continual guest speaker on real estate panels. Cynthia's vision and leadership experience helped double the Commercial Division at City View San Antonio in a short two months.

 

Cynthia is among an elite group who holds the CCIM designation, Certified Commercial Investment Member. CCIMs are recognized as leading experts in commercial real estate with advanced knowledge in financial and market analysis. Cynthia is a Past President of the San Antonio/South Texas Chapter for CCIM and continues to serve on the local board. She is also among the first to receive Texas Accredited Commercial Specialist (TACS) by Texas Realtors.

 

Cynthia is a CoStar Power Broker and specializes in retail and office tenant/buyer representation with a niche' in franchising. She has represented numerous national brands and carries the prestigious title of Director of Real Estate for San Antonio-based Massage Heights, Phoenix-based Pinspiration, Houston-based Thrive Drip Spa and San Francisco-based Ritual Hot Yoga. She is also the Texas broker for 9Round Kickboxing.

  In addition to franchising, Cynthia manages the real estate of other large groups such as The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group.

Cynthia has a team in place to handle all commercial and residential real estate transactions both locally and nationally while maintaining her commitment to excellent communication with the client.

 

Cynthia gained experience as a commercial real estate broker while working for Transwestern. Cynthia transitioned back to Keller Williams to practice both commercial and residential – a synergy she believes is critical. She knows where consumer growth is and further enhanced her residential knowledge by earning the prestigious residential designation, GRI, Graduate Realtor Institute.

 

Cynthia’s background includes 16 years as a television news anchor and reporter for KABB-TV and 10 years as a residential Realtor.

Cynthia is in her second term on the Executive Board for Hemisfair Park Area Redevelopment Corporation (City of San Antonio) which is redeveloping the 1968 World's Fair site downtown into a series of three parks. 

Cynthia is a Leadership San Antonio alum and was featured as a top Broker in multiple issues of Texas Monthly magazine. She has also been recognized in Forbes, Fortune 500, Entrepreneur and 'O' magazines.

 

Cynthia is married and is mother to an elementary school daughter. In her spare time, she is a professional pianist, professional emcee, certified kickboxing and boot camp instructor, certified Reiki Master and practitioner of Transcendental Meditation. Cynthia grew up in Seguin, Texas and is a graduate of SMU in Dallas, Texas.

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Chantel Martinez

Licensed Commercial Agent

Precise, knowledgeable, detail-oriented and client driven. Chantel Martinez knows how to execute and close commercial real estate deals while keeping the client fully informed.

Chantel is a licensed Commercial Broker Associate to Cynthia Lee at KW Commercial and has leased over 100,000 square feet of office, retail and flex space. She specializes in tenant and buyer representation with a niche in franchising. She’s closed multiple deals for franchises such as 9Round Kickboxing and San Antonio-based Jugo Juicery.

Chantel’s background includes four years working for a top residential real estate team in San Antonio. That experience helped broaden her overall understanding of market growth and how residential and commercial real estate truly go hand-in-hand.

Chantel was born in Houston and raised in San Antonio. She attended Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, TX, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and an Associate’s degree in Bible and Theology.

Chantel and her husband have two maltipoo puppies (pictures available upon request). They spend many of their weekends exploring new cities through hiking,  camping, and searching for the best BBQ restaurants!

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Cody Prince

Commercial Accounts Assistant

Cody Prince is an expert in property analytics for both commercial and residential opportunities. Drawing from numerous data resources - including some proprietary - Cody combines raw data and algorithms to determine a property's viability for its user and/or owner. He studies information such as disposable incomes, growth patterns, brand demographics, psychographic segments and more to unlock patterns critical to a client's success. Cody’s background includes a BBA in Real Estate Finance and Development from the University of Texas-San Antonio where his team won the CCIM Vogel Development Capstone competition. Cody is also licensed and has a background in residential real estate. He spent 17 years of his childhood growing up overseas as a military brat and spends most of his free time backpacking, hiking, cooking, and playing with his rescue dog.

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Joy Lopez

Administrative Assistant

Joy has over 20 years of experience as an Executive Assistant in a corporate setting including over ten years as a junior Paralegal. Having held positions in the legal, banking and business fields, Joy is able to tailor her skills to meet the needs of potential and existing clients. She has extensive experience with all administrative tasks and her current scope of work includes comparing LOIs to leases prior to handing the draft leases over to the client's attorney, creating lease abstracts for each executed lease, tracking important lease benchmarks, tracking lease expirations and identifying specific lease language. Joy graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts in English and holds a UCLA certificate in Early Childhood Education. Joy is not only precise, but efficient and prompt.

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Jessica Gallardo

Administrative Coordinator

Jessica has over 15 years of experience in customer service and administrative support, including ten years of data entry and reporting.  Having held positions in higher education and financial institutions, Jessica understands the importance of meeting deadlines, accuracy, and putting the client first.  She is passionate about helping others, goal-oriented, data-driven, and honest. As a first-generation student, Jessica graduated from Northwest Vista College earning her Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts, the University of Texas at San Antonio with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and the University of the Incarnate Word with a Master’s Degree in Education: Specializing in Student Services in Higher Education.  In her downtime, Jessica spends most of her time binge-watching her favorite TV shows, exploring new restaurants, and playing with her rescue dog Ariel.