Jennifer Polansky joined SimonCRE in February 2016 and brings more than 13 years of experience in lease analysis and property management. As Lease Administrator, Jennifer is responsible for administering leases for approximately 600,000 square feet of retail space located in eight states from Florida to California.
In addition to drafting lease documents, Jennifer works closely with the company’s Legal Department to assist with the execution of new leases, lease amendments, and lease renewals. Furthermore, Jennifer coordinates with the Construction Department to ensure utilities are available to company-owned properties and tracks progress throughout the construction process. Jennifer will continue to help the company efficiently manage its growing portfolio by creating and implementing lease administration procedures that will allow for a seamless transition through the entire life cycle of a project.
Jennifer brings a wealth of knowledge and experience having held multiple positions at PetSmart, Inc. starting as Assistant Property Manager and working her way to Senior Lease Analyst. She was responsible for the financial management of Institutional/REIT portfolios of approximately 160 stores and $60 million in variable expenses.
Jennifer recently moved back to the Valley of the Sun after spending nearly 8 years in Florida. When she is not at work she enjoys spending her free time with her friends and family. She especially enjoys cheering on her two beautiful daughters in gymnastics, encouraging their love of reading with frequent trips to the library, and having them assist her with baking delicious treats. She also loves cuddling up with her two cats, who she rescued from the Humane Society.