Cindy Shoemaker, Director


Cindy joined Crown as a Director in the Pittsburgh office in 2013.  Her role with Crown is as a relationship builder, interviewer, communicator, researcher, consultant, and business developer. Cindy has placed several Executives in the development and construction industries including most recently a Regional Development Partner, Development Partner, a couple of VPs of Development, a Division President and a Director of Construction.  Her current assignments include another VP of Development, SVP of Development and RVP of Property Management.

Prior to joining Crown, Cindy held several Executive positions with responsibilities encompassing coaching, recruiting and talent analysis along with the designing and implementation of leadership and development programs to Executive populations.  Most recently Cindy was responsible for overseeing 24 Macy’s locations in PA and OH as the District Manager of Learning and Development.  Prior to Macy’s, she was Regional Director for a Company that has Spas in airports nationally and internationally, tasked with overseeing all aspects of initial openings to ongoing operations of 14 locations across the Country.  Cindy also has experience teaching “Dress for Success” curriculum to Corporate Executives.

Cindy holds a Graphic Design Degree from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and Business Certification from Robert Morris University and formerly held a Certified Personnel Consultant designation from the National Association of Personnel Services. In addition, Cindy attended the Custom Tailor’s and Designer’s Association in Washington D.C. performing Master Clothing Designer coursework.

Cindy is a member of the Pension Real Estate Association (PREA) and National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT).

Cindy lives in the City of Pittsburgh and enjoys biking, hiking, trail running, arts and theatre and is an avid fan of tennis, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Pirates.