FacultyFaculty/Author Profile
Jennifer A. Dakin

Jennifer A. Dakin

Wells Fargo Bank - Hospitality Finance Group
Senior Vice President, Team Leader
Washington, DC, USA

Jennifer A. Dakin is a Senior Vice President and Team Leader in Wells Fargo Bank’s Hospitality Finance Group in Washington, D.C. She has 19 years of lending experience in all property types of commercial real estate and has spent the past eleven years primarily in the lodging space. 

Ms. Dakin started her banking career at KeyBank National Association in 1997 and subsequently worked in various lines of business at KeyBank, including mezzanine finance, structured finance and loan sales and syndication. In 2002, she moved to Washington, D.C. to join the KeyBank Institutional Real Estate Finance Group where she provided financing to REITS, opportunity funds and large private real estate companies in Washington, Philadelphia and New York. 

In 2004, Ms. Dakin joined the Wells Fargo Bank Real Estate Banking Group where she was a commercial lender marketing all product types (office, industrial, retail, multi-family and hotels) and concentrated on customers in the greater Washington D.C. area.  In 2008, Ms. Dakin co-founded Wells Fargo’s Hospitality Finance Group. Her current customer base includes opportunity funds and large private real estate companies that are headquartered on the East Coast, United States as well as Canada.

Ms. Dakin was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio and currently resides in Washington, D.C. Ms. Dakin received her B.A. in Economics in 1997 from Trinity College and an M.B.A., with a concentration in Finance and International Management, in 2001 from Case Western Reserve University.

  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2018 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2018 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.