Tricia Pitchford is the Sr. Vice President of Leasing for Mid-America Real Estate-Minnesota, LLC.
Ms. Pitchford joined Mid-America Real Estate-Minnesota, LLC in 2015. Tricia works with owners, developers, and retailers to provide leasing, strategic planning and market research. Some of her existing clients include Invesco, Heitman, Lincoln Property Co., Ryan, State Teachers Retirement Systems of Ohio, Pinetree and RREEF.
Tricia started her career in commercial real estate in 1996 with Griffin Companies, a commercial real estate brokerage firm in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Prior to joining Mid-America, she was at Cushman & Wakefield/Northmarq for 14 years where she was responsible for over 450 deals totaling over four million square feet of retail space. While there she worked on a variety of listings for clients such as Heitman, Invesco, M & J Wilkow, RPD Catalyst, LaSalle Investment, Opus Northwest, Bentall Kennedy, Cornerstore Advisors, United Properties, and Kimco. She also represented retailers such as Caribou Coffee, Kirklands, Michaels, Gordmans, Fed Ex Office and Aldi.
EDUCATION & AFFILIATIONS
Tricia is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the Minnesota Shopping Center Association (MSCA), the Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR) and the Mpls Downtown Council Retail Task Force. She is a past board member for both MSCA and MNCAR. Ms. Pitchford holds her salesperson license in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota. Tricia was a 2012 honoree of "40 under 40" by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal. She was instrumentally involved in the start-up of Blessings in a Backpack in the Twin Cities which fights childhood hunger.
Tricia earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.