Iris Lee is the Real Estate Officer of the new Business Retention department. 

A licensed Real Estate Salesperson, most recently Iris applies her skills and passion for developing sustainable communities by marketing and leasing properties in underserved neighborhoods in San Francisco with a most recent focus on the Tenderloin and Central Market. Iris brings the knowledge and experience of negotiation and support with landlords and small businesses to Working Solutions where she’ll be able to expand these services city wide. Iris is a detail oriented project manager who has planned and supervised at community events in Central Market - such as Sixth Street's 2 Blocks of Art event - managing volunteers, participants and event staff. With a professional background in residential real estate, Iris served as a sales associate with Weichert Realtors in Hoboken, New Jersey. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Environmental Business Economics from Rutgers University. She is fluent in Mandarin and speaks conversational Spanish.