Michael is the Senior Property Manager at Mid-America Real Estate-Minnesota, LLC. He currently manages The Shops at West End project located in St. Louis Park. The Shops at West End is a mixed-use outdoor Lifestyle shopping center totaling over 381,000 square feet. Michael has been in the retail shopping center management business since 1997.
During Michael’s 17 years in the industry he has held various management positions with several Real Estate Investment Trusts such as The Mills Corporation, Macerich, Kimco Realty, and Duke Realty. The asset types he has managed varies from Super-Regional Shopping Centers, Power Centers, Neighborhood Centers, and mixed-use Lifestyle Centers. During his tenure with the Mills Corporation he was involved with the development and opening of 7 ground-up Super-Regional Shopping Centers. Most recently in 2009 Michael was tasked with the management and opening of the newly developed Lifestyle center, The Shops at West End.
Michael is a real estate licensee in the states of Arizona and Minnesota. He completed the International Council of Shopping Centers Management I and II courses. Michael continues to be an ICSC member as well as a BOMA, MSCA, and NAIOP member. He attended college locally at Normandale and at the University of Phoenix while living in Arizona. In 2013 Michael was selected by the editors of Minnesota Business Magazine as a “Power 50” designee where the publication recognized remarkable players in the Minnesota business community.