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Jory Thomas
“Character is how you treat those who can do nothing for you.”

Jory Thomas is the Vice President of Leasing for Turnberry. As Vice President of Leasing, Thomas is responsible for managing Turnberry’s multi-million-dollar leasing program. She is involved with negotiations and the ongoing creation and modification of mall retail locations for a diverse roster of tenants which includes leading luxury brands, independent local operators, food and beverage providers, and entertainment businesses. She oversees leasing efforts for all the operating shopping centers within the Turnberry portfolio which includes Aventura Mall, Town Center Aventura, and Destin Commons.

Thomas joined Turnberry Associates in 2009 as Assistant General Manager/Specialty Leasing Manager for Aventura Mall. She became the Senior Director of Leasing at Aventura Mall in 2015 and took on her current position in 2016. She previously was General Manager and Specialty Leasing Manager at Great Mall/Simon Mills Company in Milpitas, California from 2005 to 2009, and Senior Property Manager of Archstone-Smith’s Hacienda & Emerald Park apartment communities in California from 2001 to 2005.

Thomas earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Toledo in Ohio in 2000 and has received the Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) designation from the International Conference of Shopping Centers (ICSC).