Ed Milton

Ed Milton  '74

Atlanta, Georgia

Board Chair, Auburn University Real Estate Foundation

Milton graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in pre-law/history in 1974. He currently serves as senior managing director and executive account leader of the Global Corporate Services Group with CB Richard Ellis, an international full-service real estate services company. As executive account leader for AT&T, he leads and supports efforts by CBRE globally with AT&T’s Corporate Real Estate Portfolio in Transaction and Facility Services, for AT&T Mobility in Retail Transaction and Project Management, and for Facility and Call Center Services for AT&T Network Services.

Prior to his 16-year tenure with CBRE, Milton worked for Koll Real Estate Services, where he served as president of Koll Southeast; and Rubloff, a Chicago-based real estate services firm that was purchased by Koll in 1993. At Rubloff, Milton was president of the firm’s Southeast Region. Milton has served as president of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors and the Georgia Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP). He is also a current member of CoreNet Global and the International Council of Shopping Centers.

He is a member of Auburn’s Samford Society as well as a life member of the Auburn Alumni Association. Milton also serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council for the College of Liberal Arts. He is married to Jamie and they have three children: Andrew Edward Milton ’11; Marina Grace, a student at Auburn; and Audrey, who is a student at George Washington University.