James M. Kessler

James M. Kessler is the Founder and President of Stonehenge Property Group. He has over 30 years experience in all facets of real estate planning, acquisitions, entitlements, development, financing, leasing and operations. He has been directly involved in well over 120 projects throughout the western United States encompassing in excess of 25,000,000 square feet. These projects range from neighborhood/community centers, power centers and lifestyle centers to mixed-use developments, office buildings and major redevelopment projects.

Mr. Kessler's past associations include Terranomics Retail Services, The Martin Group/Burnham Pacific, Federal Realty Investment Trust and ScanlanKemperBard Companies. Mr. Kessler is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). In addition, Mr. Kessler is a member of the Board of Directors of Owens Realty Mortgage, a publically traded REIT. He is a regular participant in the ICSC mentoring program for new real estate professionals entering the business and is also a guest instructor at the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics, Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley.


Jim Kessler