Tricia Pitchford joined Mid-America Real Estate-Minnesota, LLC in 2015, she is Principal and Senior Vice President of Leasing. Tricia collaborates with owners, developers, and retailers to provide leasing, strategic planning, and market research. Tricia’s existing clients include Heitman, Lincoln Property Company, Ryan, Invesco, Pinetree, RREEF, United Properties and 601W.
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. She has been responsible for over 600 deals totaling more than 7.2 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.
AFFILIATIONS & EDUCATION
Tricia is a licensed salesperson in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and North Dakota. She 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. Tricia was a 2012 honoree of "40 under 40" by the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal. She was instrumentally involved in the Twin Cities start-up, Blessings in a Backpack, a non-profit organization which fights childhood hunger. Tricia earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.