Mary Jo Kelly built her 45-year career with Kraus-Anderson starting in an administrative role and rising to an influential voice at the table for the financial services group in Minneapolis. Today she leads a team responsible for obtaining debt and equity financing for portfolio of properties and new commercial developments totaling 5 million square feet. Kelly also analyzes and structures potential investment and development opportunities. Among her recent projects: financing for Moda Apartments in St. Paul and refinancing for the redevelopment of Valley West Shopping Center in Bloomington. She’s a former president of Minnesota Commercial Real Estate Women.