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Jesseka Doherty Named President of the Minnesota Shopping Center Association

View photo of Jesseka and former MSCA President here.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (December 7, 2017) –Mid-America Real Estate – Minnesota Vice President of Leasing Jesseka Doherty was named the 30th President of the Minnesota Shopping Center Association (MSCA) at their annual STARR Awards ceremony held on December 5th at the Golden Valley Country Club.  The departing 2017 MSCA President, Rick Plessner, is shown in the attached photo handing down the gavel to Miss. Doherty, who took it gracefully and delivered an outstanding speech to the crowd of over 360 individuals. Jesseka has been a member of MSCA for 15 years and has held several board and co-chair positions during her time. She has participated in several committees, the most current being with the Research Committee.   Her dedication and knowledge within the retail real estate industry will make her an outstanding president to the association who will be celebrating its 30 year anniversary in 2018. 

Other Mid-America Real Estate – Minnesota, LLC veterans who have served as President for MSCA are Doug Sailor (1999) and Mike Sims (2004). 

MSCA is a non-profit trade association that was founded in 1988 and is the largest statewide organization devoted solely to the retail real estate industry.  With over 300 companies and 650 members, the association represents developers, shopping center owners, brokers, property managers, retailers, attorneys, architects, appraisers, contractors and all professionals serving the Minnesota real estate industry.  MSCA offers its members excellent educational and networking opportunities, market research and trends, as well as participation in governmental affairs.

Mid-America Real Estate – Minnesota, LLC is a member of Mid-America Real Estate Group and a ChainLinks affiliate. The company is the Midwest’s leading full-service retail real estate organization with offices in Minneapolis, Oakbrook Terrace, Chicago, Milwaukee and Detroit.  For more information, call (952)563-6600 or visit

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