People

Qualified professionals are critical to the success of every organization. The Excelsior Group is proud to attract and retain enthusiastic employees committed to values, honesty and hard work. We foster a work environment where diversity is valued, education is supported and employees are encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

Our professionals always act with a commitment to justice and integrity, and strive to build long lasting relationships with clients, vendors and colleagues – enabling us to achieve personal and financial goals.

Kim Culp Chairman, Partner
Kim A. Culp, Chairman and partner of The Excelsior Group, has more than 40 years of experience developing, managing and leasing...
Chris Culp CEO, Partner
Chris Culp is the CEO and a founding partner of The Excelsior Group (TEG). He is also a board member of Opportunity Advisors, a...
Ted Glasrud President, Partner
Ted Glasrud is President and a partner of The Excelsior Group (TEG).  He has also served as President and Chief Manager of...
Kit Bennett Development Associate - Multifamily
As a Development Associate at The Excelsior Group (TEG), Kit assists in the development and acquisition of multifamily and...
Misty Bowe Vice President
Misty’s has spent the past 14 years of her career in the commercial real estate industry. Her focus for the past seven years...
Steve Brown Executive VP, Partner - Real Estate Advisory
Steve’s career focus is in the healthcare sector, a particular niche in the commercial real estate market. Over the past 32...
Matt Carle Associate - Multifamily
As an Associate for The Excelsior Group’s (TEG) Multifamily Team, Matt Carle is responsible for assisting in the analysis of...
Josh Clark Analyst - Homebuilder Lending
As an Analyst for Excelsior Capital, an affiliate of The Excelsior Group, Josh Clark is responsible for assisting in the...
Cindy Cook Portfolio Manager - Multifamily
As Portfolio Manager for The Excelsior Group, Cindy responds to individual property needs as well as market trends. She is...
Lisa Dahl Portfolio Manager - Multifamily
As Portfolio Manager for The Excelsior Group, Lisa Dahl is responsible for overseeing four valuable assets which include lease...
Maren Dahle-Koch Office Coordinator
As office coordinator for The Excelsior Group, Maren is responsible for providing daily administrative support to the corporate...
Tessa Dahm Loan Administration Manager
As Loan Administration Manager for Excelsior Capital, Tessa contributes to the overall management of the construction loan...
Rob Davis Vice President
Rob Davis has been involved with commercial real estate since 2005. Rob enjoys and values creating long term relationships where...
Lindsay Edeen Human Resources Assistant
As Human Resources Assistant for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Lindsay Edeen is responsible for assisting the Human Resources...
Jessica Empey Marketing Assistant
As the Marketing Assistant for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Jessica Empey is responsible for providing marketing support and...
Patrick Finn President - Homebuilder Lending
Patrick Finn is President of Excelsior Capital, an affiliate of The Excelsior Group, and is responsible for managing all aspects...
Heather Fleetham Vice President of Operations - Multifamily
As Vice President of Operations for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Heather is responsible for overseeing all multifamily management...
Peggy Gerlach Business Manager - Multifamily
As a Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Peggy is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations at The Loden in...
Jennifer Gordon, CPM® Senior Vice President - Multifamily
As Senior Vice President, Jennifer is responsible for overseeing the multifamily business at The Excelsior Group. The portfolio...
Erica Gosen HR Generalist
As Associate HR Generalist for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Erica Gosen is responsible for assisting the Human Resources Manager in...
Brenda Grams, RPA® Senior Property Manager
As Senior Property Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG) at West End Office Park in St. Louis Park, Brenda Grams is responsible...
Stephanie Griffin Development Manager - Residential Land
As Development Manager with The Excelsior Group's Residential Land Team, Stephanie assists throughout the development life cycle...
Gena Hambleton Portfolio Manager - Multifamily
As Portfolio Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Gena Hambleton oversees four value-add assets for The Excelsior Group...
Chayla Henle Business Manager
Chayla Henle’s role with The Excelsior Group (TEG) is the Business Manager at The Flats at West End. In this role, she is...
Tammy Hill Senior Business Manager
As a Senior Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Tammy Hill is responsible for overseeing day-to-day financial and...
Audrey Janzen Property Manager
As Property Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Audrey is responsible for overseeing commercial office properties. Previously,...
Marty Jepsen Construction Manager - Multifamily
As Construction Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Marty oversees construction management, capital projects, maintenance...
Keith Jerome Business Manager
As a Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Keith is responsible for overseeing Foundry Lake Street, a 164 unit property...
Jim Jetland President, Partner - Real Estate Advisory
Jim Jetland has been involved in commercial real estate since 1985. His career focus has been on office sales and leasing where...
Hayden Johnson Junior Marketing Manager
As Junior Marketing Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Hayden plans and executes marketing strategies to attract and retain...
Stephanie Johnson Land Development Coordinator - Residential Land
As Land Development Coordinator for The Excelsior Group's Residential Land Team, Stephanie's primary responsibility is providing...
Brian Karch Vice President - Homebuilder Lending
Brian is a Vice President with Excelsior Capital and is focused on providing lending solutions for new home construction and...
Jill Kiener Vice President of Development - Multifamily
As a Vice President of Development for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Jill collaborates on multifamily and mixed-use development...
Rob Kneisl Business Manager
As a Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Rob is responsible for day to day operations, overseeing The Walkway, a 91...
Hannah Koskamp HR Generalist
As HR Generalist for The Excelsior Group, Hannah is involved in all aspects of Human Resources, including labor and employment...
Ken Larsen Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Ken Larsen leads the Accounting and Administrative Departments. He is...
Angela Livieri Art Director
As the Graphic Designer, Angela is responsible for the visual elements and creative design solutions for TEG’s corporate and...
Dan Lofgren Vice President
Dan Lofgren has been involved in commercial real estate since 2003. His career focus has been on industrial leasing and sales...
Nikki Longie Senior Business Manager
As Senior Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Nikki is responsible for overseeing 715 units in the Twin Cities Metro...
Joni Lorenz-Miller Vice President, Project Management
Specializing in healthcare and commercial office/industrial engagements, Joni provides services to clients with a wide variety of...
Jamie Luehrs Portfolio Manager - Multifamily
As a Portfolio Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Jamie is responsible for overseeing 3 class A assets in the St. Louis Park...
Dale Malley Chief Engineer - Commercial
Dale Malley, Chief Engineer for The Excelsior Group, oversees the engineering and maintenance of multiple commercial properties,...
Jennifer McCall Property Manager
As Property Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Jennifer is responsible for overseeing Blair Arcade and Hill Plaza Apartments....
Elin Michel-Midelfort Vice President of Development - Multifamily
Elin is a VP of Development overseeing new developments with a focus on design, lease-up, and property management (residential...
Holly Morgel Business Manager
As Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Holly is responsible for various operations, including resident relationships,...
Torey Needham Junior Graphic Designer
As the Junior Graphic Designer, Torey is responsible for developing visual solutions and concepts for the diverse portfolio of...
Tabitha Nickelson Business Manager
As a Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Tabitha is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations at Lake Susan...
Jessie Nordine Business Manager
As a Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Jessie is responsible for overseeing Vintage On Selby, which is a 210 unit...
Barb Obarski Client Coordinator
As Client Coordinator for The Excelsior Group’s Real Estate Advisory Team, Barb is primarily responsible for the administration...
Lynn Olson Business Manager
Lynn Olson has been the Business Manager at Brickstone Estates for the past nine years.  She is responsible for the day to day...
Drew Rafshol Associate
Drew Rafshol is an Associate on the Real Estate Advisory Team where he works exclusively with occupiers of commercial real...
Tiffany Richardson Senior Business Manager
As Senior Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Tiffany is responsible for overseeing 306 units in the Twin Cities...
Tracey Rust Senior Development Manager - Residential Land
As Senior Development Manager with The Excelsior Group (TEG), Tracey collaborates and assists in the successful completion of...
Reed Salmon Lease Administrator
As Lease Administrator for The Excelsior Group, Reed will work with the Real Estate Advisory Team and be responsible for the...
Jake Sampson Senior Associate
Jake is responsible for conducting market research, extensive site search and property valuation, financial analysis and...
Suzanna Sankey Business Manager
Suzanna Sankey is the Business Manager at Basswood Trails Apartments, a 144-unit apartment, in Maple Grove, MN. In this role, she...
Beth Schiestl Human Resources Manager
Beth R. Schiestl, Human Resources Manager for The Excelsior Group, is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources including...
Angela Schlag Business Manager
As Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Angela is responsible for overseeing 105 units, the daily operations and all...
Ben Schmidt Senior Vice President - Residential Land
As Senior Vice President, Ben Schmidt is responsible for the acquisition and development of raw land. Ben works with landowners...
Dani Schoenecker Junior Graphic Designer
As the Junior Graphic Designer, Dani is responsible for developing creative design solutions to help support the Multifamily...
Jay Schoo Vice President - Homebuilder Lending
As Vice President of Excelsior Capital, an affiliate of The Excelsior Group, Jay Schoo’s primary focus is to cultivate...
Carleen Schroeder Executive Assistant
As Executive Assistant for The Excelsior Group, Carleen Schroeder is responsible for the oversight of our Corporate Receptionist...
Michele Schuster Business Manager
Michele Schuster’s role with The Excelsior Group (TEG) is the Business Manager at Uptown’s 1800 Lake on Calhoun, 16Twenty and...
Corrin Secrist Portfolio Manager - Multifamily
As Portfolio Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Corrin oversees three class A assets, including 600+ units under...
Tami Shroyer Senior Property Manager
As Senior Property Manager for the Excelsior Group (TEG), Tami is responsible for overseeing a portfolio of commercial office...
Halo Stafford Senior Business Manager
As Senior Business Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Halo Stafford is responsible for overseeing EDITION Apartments, a...
Shelly Steitz Marketing Manager
As the Multifamily Marketing Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Shelly oversees the marketing strategy and branding for...
Brenda Studt Vice President - Marketing
Brenda Studt, Vice President - Marketing for The Excelsior Group (TEG), leads a team of creative professionals in the management...
Dane Swenson Vice President - Homebuilder Lending
As Vice President of Excelsior Capital, an affiliate of The Excelsior Group, Dane Swenson’s primary focus is to oversee the...
Paul Thomas Vice President - Residential Land
As Vice President of The Excelsior Group’s Residential Land Team, Paul will collaborate on concept plans and proformas, assist...
Abbie Tosh Operations Manager - Multifamily
As Operations Manager for The Excelsior Group (TEG), Abbie is responsible for overseeing the successful implementation and...
Katie Trevena Senior Associate
Katie Trevena is a Senior Associate on the Real Estate Advisory Team, where she supports and advises clients on their real estate...