Research & Valuations
Melissa Reagen is an Associate Director in the Research & Valuations team. She is responsible for providing research and strategy support for both equity and commercial mortgage investment portfolios. Mrs. Reagen's primary focus is on development, maintenance, communication and implementation of a strategic view for the MREI platform. She regularly analyzes a variety of real estate and economic data to provide strategic insight and publishes white papers that communicate recommended strategic positioning.
Previously she was Head of Property Research-Americas at Aberdeen Asset Management. Prior to her role at Aberdeen, Mrs. Reagen was a Vice President within LaSalle Investment Management's Research and Strategy team. Her real estate research experience includes asset level analysis, external publishing, and providing strategic guidance for a wide spectrum of funds from core to emerging markets.
Mrs. Reagen earned a BA in Economics from the University of Chicago and MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She is a member of the PREA Research Affinity Group and the NCREIF Research Committee.