Steve Herron joined Zeller Realty Group in 1996. As Principal, Herron oversees the management of all Zeller Realty Group properties. He directs the property managers to ensure consistency of service while creating value; he also helps regulate the reporting throughout the portfolio, which includes ZRG-owned properties and third party management assignments. His responsibilities include overseeing the business plans, operating budgets and support schedules for all properties; he coordinates all contractual management relationships with ZRG-affiliated owner and clients. Herron also works closely with Asset Management managing the financial and operational due diligence during acquisitions and property preparation and interface during dispositions. Finally, Herron is responsible for overseeing risk management and global insurance procurement for both the company and affiliate owned assets.
Previously, Herron was a Senior Property Manager at ZRG, overseeing physical operation and financial performance for various properties in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He evaluated the major contracted services and managed costs while creating value for owners and clients.
Prior to joining ZRG, Herron was a Property Manager with Heitman Properties, Ltd. overseeing a variety of different asset classes from office to industrial in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan market.
Herron is a graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato, where he earned a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and a minor in Accounting. Herron is a Past President for the Greater Minneapolis Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and was Chair of their Government Affairs Council for multiple years. He is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), and is active with the Minneapolis Downtown Council and Skyway Advisory Board.