Mary Burnton, a 25-year veteran of commercial real estate, joined Zeller Realty Group in 2001. Ms. Burnton works with a wide variety of office, industrial and retail clients as a tenant representative in the Twin Cities market. Ms. Burnton was a 2011 finalist for the MNCAR Leasing Transaction of the Year Award, representing a 104,000 square foot client in the Northwest suburban market. Among Ms. Burnton’s successes for Zeller Realty Group, she fully leased Pondview Plaza, a 120,000 square foot suburban office project, negotiating over ten transactions within a six-month period, bringing occupancy from 35% to 95%.
Prior to joining Zeller Realty Group, Ms. Burnton was the leasing director for Eagle Ridge Partners in Minneapolis, Minnesota and a leasing specialist for LaSalle Partners, now JLL.
Ms. Burnton earned her Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota, and her MBA in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is an active member of NAIOP, MNCAR and MNCREW, and volunteers for a variety of non-profits, including Meals on Wheels, the Twin Cities Marathon, and People Serving People.