PRESS RELEASE: MB Real Estate's Spicklemire Appointed to Board for Building a Healthier Chicago

CHICAGO—MB Real Estate is pleased to announce that Sara Spicklemire, vice president of the firm’s Leasing group has been appointed to the Executive Board of Building a Healthier Chicago (BHC).

BHC is a collaborative of more than 150 local and national Stakeholders dedicated to improving the health of Chicago’s residents and employees through the integration of new and existing public health, business, medicine, and community efforts. BHC strives to achieve a reduction of health risks, improvement in health systems, elimination of health disparities and a focus on the prevention of chronic disease, physical activity and nutrition.

Consistently a top producer for MB Real Estate’s Leasing team, Spicklemire is passionate about involvement in her community. She has served as the President of the Young Brokers Association, a member of the steering committee for Greater Chicago Food Depository’s largest fundraiser the Real Estate Awards, a member of the Move for the Kids committee for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s hospital, and has been a longtime volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters.

As an Executive Board Member for BHC, Spicklemire will draw from her personal passion for health and wellness. She is a certified personal trainer, participates in fitness competitions, triathlons and numerous other physical challenges. Spicklemire hopes to initiate the development of outdoor adult playgrounds or Fitness Zones® for Chicago, much like those already seen in New York City and Los Angeles.

“The future of Chicago depends on a healthy, happy population,” said Spicklemire.  “Building a Healthier Chicago provides a platform to integrate all the members of our great Chicago community, whether they are public, private, philanthropic or religious entities, to engage more Chicagoans in healthy, active lifestyles.”

About MB Real Estate Services Inc.

Founded in 1982, MB Real Estate is a full-service real estate organization that provides multifaceted expertise in Asset/Facilities Management; Leasing Services; Corporate Services/Tenant Advisory; Investment Services; and Project/Development Services. Headquartered in Chicago, with a regional office in New York City, MB Real Estate provides these services to corporations, institutions, professional organizations, private investors, and non-profit agencies. For more information, please visit