Brett Kelly oversees the development, leasing and concessions operations of five North American airports for Fraport USA. Kelly’s extensive retail real estate experience includes previous roles in management, marketing, leasing and business development and specializes in strategic planning and partnerships, government relations strategy and community outreach.
Prior to joining the AIRMALL, he was a vice president with General Growth Properties, one of the largest retail development companies in the country, where he held leadership positions in the areas of leasing, asset management, operations and marketing. As a commercial developer, Mr. Kelly specialized in building Urban marketplace properties, having participated in the leasing and development of Faneuil Hall in Boston, Harborplace in Baltimore, Riverwalk in New Orleans, Centennial Park in Atlanta, Water Tower Place in Chicago and South Street Seaport in New York City. He has been Invited to address industry leaders on building winning ACDBE partnerships and been recognized for community outreach by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and other community leaders. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Western Governors University, has extensive training in mediation and arbitration, earned the Certified Leasing Specialist designation from the International Council of Shopping Centers, and served six years in the United States Marines.