Executive Vice President, Kraus-Anderson Realty and Kraus-Anderson Development
Mike oversees the day-to-day activities of KA Realty, managing all property management and leasing operations, and providing oversight of the company’s development and investment opportunities. He has more than 25 years of senior leadership experience in real estate development across most major U.S. and Canadian markets developing over 15 million square feet of commercial real estate. Leveraging his cross-discipline background and expertise, Michael has been a respected leader for two Fortune 100 companies providing a multi-faceted approach to development, with an owner’s perspective, which delivered sustainable real estate growth in urban markets and led project development teams to deliver best-in-class retail and mixed-use projects. Throughout his career Michael worked to create long term relationships with each of the partners he has worked with across North America.
Michael is member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) in both the U.S. and Canada, Urban Land Institute (ULI), National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and Minnesota Shopping Center Association (MSCA). He also volunteers with Second Harvest, Aeon and Target’s School Library Makeover program, which supports K-12 libraries nationwide.