Former Director of Leasing at First Potomac Realty Trust, David Colvin, Joins Verity

Verity welcomes new leasing and sales advisor, David Colvin. David Colvin joins Verity’s growing commercial real estate brokerage team with over 20 years of experience in the Washington, DC metro area.


David will focus on landlord and tenant representation advisory services at Verity.


Prior to joining Verity, David was Director of Leasing at First Potomac Realty Trust which focused on owning, operating, developing, and redeveloping office and business park properties in the greater Washington, DC region. David managed lease space of up to 4 million-square-feet in 58 buildings throughout Northern Virginia, consisting of multi-story office, single-story office, flex, and industrial.


He began his local career 20 years ago at Prince William County Department of Economic Development as Business Development Manager. There he assisted the department in expanding the commercial tax base and job opportunities for its citizens through the attraction of new businesses and the retention and expansion of existing businesses.


“Having David’s experience and knowledge that he gained at First Potomac Realty Trust and Prince William County Department of Economic Development, will be beneficial to our clients and our team”, says Ken Traenkle, co-Founder and Principal at Verity. “We’re very excited to have David with us and look forward to his contribution to the team.”


David earned a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in economics and geography at The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He is also a member of NAIOP – Northern Virginia Chapter.