Ms. Cydney C. Donnell is an Independent Trustee of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust. Ms. Donnell has served on the Board since the completion of the initial public offering of our Common Shares in December 2009. She was an Executive Professor at the Mays Business School of Texas AM University since August 2004, where she currently serves as Director of Real Estate Programs and the Associate Department HeadFinance. Ms. Donnell joined the Mays School in January 2004. Ms. Donnell was formerly a principal and Managing Director of European InvestorsE.I.I. Realty Securities, Inc., or EII. Ms. Donnell served in various capacities at EII and was Chair of the Investment Committee from 2002 to 2003, the Head of the Real Estate Securities Group and Portfolio Manager from 1992 to 2002 and Vice President and Analyst from 1986 to 1992. Prior to joining EII, she was a real estate lending officer at RepublicBanc Corporationrationration in San Antonio from 1982 to 1986. She currently serves as Chair of the Risk Committee, and is a member of the Executive Committee and the Nominating and Corporationrationrate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors of American Campus Communities, a publicly traded, studenthousing REIT, and as a member of the Valuation, Nominating and Compensation, and Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Madison Harbor Balanced Strategies, Inc., a real estate fund of funds registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940, which is in process of liquidating and deregistering. Ms. Donnell has served as the Chair of the Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Employees Retirement System of Texas and on the Board and Institutional Advisory Committee of NAREIT
Age: 56 Executive Since 2009 MBADonnell received a B.B.A. from Texas A&M University and an M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University.