CREW Network Director (2021-2022)
Jennifer Chambers is a Partner at Plante Moran, which is among the nation’s largest certified public accounting and business advisory firms, providing clients with audit, tax, business consulting and wealth management services. As a leader in the firm’s real estate group, Jennifer has 20 years of experience delivering financial and tax expertise to REITs, real estate funds, commercial and multi-family real estate companies.
Jennifer has worked diligently throughout her career to develop a deep understanding of her clients’ multifaceted industry and has gained valuable experience advising on issues like deal structures, internal control improvements and accounting for complex transactions. Jennifer played an integral leadership role in establishing the real estate REIT/fund practice – driving rapid growth and establishing Plante Moran’s expertise within this dynamic space.
Currently serving as CREW Detroit chapter president, Jennifer has been an active member of the chapter since 2011, serving on the board of directors since 2015 as treasurer until being selected as president-elect. She is a frequent presenter and panel participant at industry events, including the Midwest Real Estate News Detroit Commercial Real Estate Summit. She graduated with a B.S. in accounting and finance from Oakland University.
Jennifer and her husband live in Washington Township, MI, with their two daughters, and their fur babies, two yellow Labrador Retrievers. Her family loves traveling, including favorite spots such as Walt Disney World and Mackinac Island (MI).