Speakers

Laurie Mahowald, VP, Real Estate

Laurie Mahowald

VP, Real Estate, Target

Laurie Mahowald is Vice President of Real Estate for Target Corporation.  Laurie leads the Real Estate team and strategy for Target’s new store growth and over 1,850 existing stores across the United States.

Laurie has over 20 years of experience in commercial real estate.  Prior to this role, she was Director of Property Development for Target Canada where she led the property management, construction and store design efforts across Canada.  Laurie joined Target in 2003 and has served various roles in the Real Estate Department.  She began her real estate career at the New York City Economic Development Corporation and Nash Finch Company.

She is on the Executive Board and Board of Trustees for the International Council of Shopping Centers, is a Board Member for the International Council of Shopping Centers Foundation, and is an Urban Land Institute Council member.

Laurie is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and the University of Minnesota, Humphrey School of Public Affairs.