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October_ 2009 Current and Future Employers of SCSU Real Estate


									October, 2009

Current and Future Employers
 of SCSU Real Estate Majors

Dear Employers:

Enclosed you will find the Real Estate Majors Resume Book for 2009-2010. You will notice that
some of the resumes are for students graduating in December and May this academic year and some
are for the students interested in internship positions for the summer of 20010.

We have also included a partial list of those companies and government entities that currently
employ SCSU real estate grads, a brief vita of the real estate faculty, and the course requirements for
real estate majors at SCSU.

We hope you find this a useful tool in meeting your future staffing needs. If you have any specific
questions about our program or about an individual in the real estate program, please feel free to
contact me.

Additionally, if you have needs for people with experience you can go to the SCSU Real Estate
Alumni website ( and post your position there.


Steve Mooney, Ph.D.
Professor of Real Estate & Finance
Holder of the MN Chair in Real Estate
Herberger College of Business
St. Cloud State University
720 4th Av S
St. Cloud, MN 56301




                                   Real Estate Faculty

                                Steven P. Mooney, Ph.D.

       Dr. Mooney is Professor of Real Estate and Finance at SCSU, Chairperson of the
FIRE Department, and holder of the MN Chair in Real Estate. He obtained his B.S.
degree from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, his M.S. in Real Estate and
Regional Science from Southern Methodist University and his Ph.D. in Finance/Real
Estate from Texas A&M University. His duties as the MN Chair include teaching and
advising students in the BS and MBA degree programs in real estate, advising the student
Real Estate Association, working with the Real Estate Alumni Association, assisting in
the placement of grads, and interacting with professional organizations in the real estate
industry. He also teaches Real Estate Principles, Real Estate Finance and Investments,
and Real Estate Appraisal.

       Steve has published in a variety of real estate journals in the U.S., Australia and
the United Kingdom. He has presented seminars in both the U.S. and Australia on topics
ranging from appraisal techniques to the S&L crisis and its impact on the appraisal
industry. Dr. Mooney has held Visiting Fellow and Visiting Research positions at the
University of Western Sydney in Australia and the University of Ulster in Northern

                                   Yunqing Wang, Ph.D.

       Yunqing came to SCSU via the University of New Orleans where she just
completed her Ph.D. in Financial Economics. She taught Real Estate Principles while she
was at New Orleans. During the summer of 2007 she defended her dissertation which
was entitled “Two Essays Related to Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)”. Yunqing is
teaching our Real Estate Principles class this year and in 2008 she will take over the Real
Estate Finance and Investments class.

                                      Kelly Warden

        Kelly Warden received her undergraduate degree in Real Estate from St. Cloud
State University in 1998. Her emphasis was property management and she had a minor
in economics. She completed her Masters in Business Administration at the Carlson
School of Management in 2004 with an emphasis in Finance. Kelly worked as a
commercial property manager for Welsh Companies from 1998-2000 and for United
Properties from 2000-2005. Kelly is currently working for the St. Paul Port Authority in
their redevelopment area and teaches Property Management for SCSU as an adjunct
                       Current Employers of SCSU Alumni
Advantas Capital Management                    Edward D. Jones & Company
Advisors Mortgage, LLC                         Electronic Data Systems (EDS)
Allen Lee Homes                                EMCOR Facilities Services, Inc.
Allied Home Mortgage Capital Corporation       EnviroBate Metro
Allstate Insurance Company                     Equity Commercial Services
American Residential Mortgage                  First Federal Bank
Ameriquest Mortgage                            First Movers Advantage, LLC
Apex IT, Inc.                                  First National Bank
Apogee Appraisals, Inc.                        Forsythe Appraisal, Inc.
Assured Financial, LLC                         Frauenshuh Companies
Bear Island Land Company                       GMAC/RFC
BI Performance Services                        GR Lending
BMD Commercial Real Estate                     GSF Mortgage Corporation
BRKW Appraisals                                General Mills, Property Taxes
Brookfield Properties, LLC                     Giertsen Company
CB Richard Ellis                               Goetsch Enterprises
CIT Small Business Lending                     Gold Point Lodging & Realty, Inc.
CRESA Partners                                 Gonyea Commercial Properties, Inc.
CSM Corporation                                Goodhue County Assessor's Office
Cardinal Homebuilders, Inc.                    Granite City Real Estate
Cargill                                        Greater Insurance Service of Baudette
Carlson and Harrington, Inc.                   Gustafson Appraisal/Coldwell Banker
Carlson Real Estate Company                    H & S Drywall, Inc.
Central Minnesota Credit Union                 Hennepin County Assessor's Office
Century 21                                     Heying Development Corporation
Century 21 Haller Realty                       Hines Interests Ltd. Partnership
Chicago Title/Safetrans                        Home Federal Savings Bank
Christian Commercial, LLC                      Homeowners Mortgage Corporation
Citigroup                                      Hometown Lending
City of Bloomington                            Homeworx Partners, Inc.
City of Brooklyn Park                          Hosch Appraisal & Consulting, LLC
City of Eden Prairie                           Hudson Baking Company
City of Minneapolis - CPED                     Humana
City of Minnetonka                             Huntington Cook Appraisal Services
City of St. Louis Park                         ING Clarion Realty Services
Coldwell Banker Burnet                         INH Property Management
Coldwell Banker Herges                         Integra Winius Realty Analysts
Coldwell Banker North Shore                    KJL, Inc.
Colliers Towle Real Estate                     KMS Management, Inc.
Colliers Turley Martin Tucker                  Keller Williams Premier Realty
Commonwealth United Mortgage                   Kennedy-Wilson
Cosmos Appraisals                              Kenneth D. Kirby, Inc.
Credit America Savings Company                 Kraus-Anderson Realty Corporation
Cypher’s Appraisal                             Kroll’s Real Estate Services
DK Group, Inc.                                 Kuepers Inc. Architects and Builders
Dakota County Assessor's Office                LaNel Financial Group
Datamyter Rockwell                             Latterell Appraisal Services, Inc.
Deloitte & Touche LLP                          LeSuer County Assessor’s Office
Demuth Agency, Inc.                            Liberty Savings Bank
Denny's Inc.                                   Lifetime Fitness
Diversified Financial Concepts                 Lommel Appraisal Service
Diversified Real Estate Services, Inc.         Lynskey Clark Company
Diversified Wall Systems                       MMA Financial, LLC
Dixon & Associates, Appraisers                 MFC Properties Corporation
Dominium Development and Acquisition, L.L.C.   Mainstreet Appraisals, Inc.
Duke-Weeks Realty Corporation                  Mark A. Oehrlein Appraisals, Inc.
East Central Equities, Inc.                    Marketplace Home Mortgage
Edina Realty                                   Marshall Fields
Masters Mortgage of MN                                   Ruhland Commercial Consultants
Meridian Real Estate Group, LLC                          Ryland Homes
Meritex Enterprises, Inc.                                SCP Control, Inc.
Merrill Corporation                                      SFG Appraisal Company
Met Life Financial Services                              SVK Development
Midwest Maintenance and Mechanical                       St. Cloud Appraisal, Inc.
Midwest Real Estate Services, Inc.                       St. Cloud Mortgage, Inc.
Minnesota Department of Revenue                          St. Cloud State University
Munson Mortgage                                          Schreiner Appraisal
National Real Estate Recruiting                          Shelter Corporation
New Century Mortgage Corporation                         Shenehon Company
Nicollet Partners, Inc.                                  Sherman Associates
North Dakota State University                            Sibley County Assessor’s Office
NorthMarq Capital, Inc.                                  Software Development/Consultant
Northwestern Travel Management                           Spectrum Financial Group, Inc.
Novation Group Consulting, Ltd.                          State Bank of Fairmont
O’Driscoll Development                                   State Farm Insurance
Olympus Properties                                       State of Minnesota DOT Land Management
Optimum Mortgage Services                                Stearns Bank, NA
Opus Northwest Management, LLC                           Stearns County Assessor’s Office
Oregon Title Insurance Company                           TCF Mortgage Corporation
Orix Real Estate Capital Markets                         TGI Friday’s
PMD Advisors                                             Taher, Inc.
Panzer Consulting                                        Ted Glasrud Associates
Park Midwest Commercial Real Estate                      Tharaldson Energy Group
Park Nicollet Health Services                            The Realty House, Inc.
Paster Enterprises, LLC                                  The Valuation Group
Patchin Messner and Dodd                                 Towle Financial
Patrick R. Mastey Enterprises                            Trammel Crow Company
Pavek Appraisals                                         Triad Guaranty Insurance Corporation
Perennial Management, LLC                                Twin Cities Real Estate Advisors
Performance Plus Lending, LLC                            USDA, APHIS, MRPBS, ASD, Realty Team
Pine Lake Properties                                     United Properties
Pinehurst Bank                                           United States Department of HUD
Piper Jaffray                                            United States Postal Service
Platinum Properties Group, Inc.                          University of Michigan
Precision Appraisal of MN                      
Qwest                                                    Upland Real Estate Group, Inc.
RBC Capital Markets                                      Value IT/Norwest Mortgage
Ramsey County Assessor’s Office                          Warnert Development
Real Estate Advisors, Inc.                               Washington Mutual
Redwood County Assessor’s Office                         Wells Fargo
Reineke Real Estate                                      Wells Real Estate Funds
ReMax Realty Source                                      Welsh Companies, Inc.
Remax Results/TRW-PMA, Inc.                              William K. Campbell and Associates
Retek, Inc.                                              Wissota Land Company, LLC
Robert Lindahl Realty, Inc & Dungarvin, Inc.             Wright-Sherburne
Rossman Financial                                        Zapp Bank Financial
Rottlund Homes/David Bernard Bldrs & Dvlprs

Business Core
         ECON 205         Principles of Macroeconomics                                        3
         ECON 206         Principles of Microeconomics                                        3
         BLAW 235        The Legal, Ethical, and Global Environment of Business   3
         BCIS 242        Business Statistics                                      4
         ACCT 291        Accounting I                                             3
         ACCT 292        Accounting II                                            3
         MKTG 320        Introduction to Marketing                                3
      BCIS 340           Management Information Systems                           3
         MGMT 301        Introduction to Professional Management                  3
         MGMT 383        Operations Management                                    3
         FIRE 371        Managerial Finance                                       3
         MGMT 497        Strategic Management                                     3
         PHIL 484        Global Business Ethics                                   3
         Select one of the following:                                             3
         ENGL 332; MKTG 333; CMST 321, 332, 335, 341, 422, 432 or 441

Real Estate Major
         Required - (24 Cr)
         CMTY 200        Introduction to Local & Urban Affairs                    3
         FIRE 375        Risk Management and Insurance                            3
         FIRE 378        Real Estate Principles                                   3
     FIRE 386            Real Estate Property Management                          3
         FIRE 483        Real Estate Finance and Investments                      3
         FIRE 484        Real Estate Appraisal                                    3
         BLAW 434        Real Estate Law                                          3
         ECON 465        Urban and Regional Economics                             3

      Electives - (9 Cr) Dependent on student's area of emphasis;
         Brokerage Management, Sales & Marketing, Building & Construction,
         Finance & Investments, Planning & Development, Appraisal, Property
         Management, or Insurance.
                                              David T. Aase
            1423   7th   St. South Apt. 218, Waite Park, MN 56387 · 507.581.3912 ·

Objective: To acquire an internship in the Real Estate industry which will allow me to utilize the skills I
have attained during my education at St. Cloud State University.

Bachelor of Science, Real Estate and Entrepreneurship,                St. Cloud State University Dec. 2009
Master of Business Administration program (recently admitted), St. Cloud State University

Relevant Coursework
Real Estate Principles                                             Real Estate Appraisal
Real Estate Finance and Investments                                Property Management
Risk Management and Insurance                                      Real Estate Law
Urban and Regional Economics                                      Community Development

    •   Board Member, St. Cloud State University Alumni Association
    •   Fundraising Chair for Real Estate Association (REA)
    •   Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) member
    •   Former Vice President of Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity
    •   Attended the 2008 Chicago Regional Leadership Academy

Work Experience
Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity, St. Cloud, MN                                           May 2009 – Aug. 2009
Construction Intern
    •   Established framework for Community Auction to be held in St. Cloud.
    •   Assisted with office communications between vendors, donors, and construction manager.
    •   Volunteered manual labor hours on various project sites.

St. Cloud State Alumni Association, St. Cloud, MN                                       Jan. 2007 – Present
Office Assistant
    • Primary contact responsible for communication between alumni and the Association.
    • Interacts directly with internal and external clients to meet and exceed their needs in planning and
        preparation of alumni events and implementation.
    • Proficient in all company computer systems and software programs, including regular maintenance of
        a database with over 100,000 members. (Donor 2)

St. Cloud State University program at Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, England           Aug. 2006 – Dec. 2006
Student Worker
    • Prepared meals daily for students attending the SCSU study-abroad program.
    • Cleaned and prepared rooms for guests visiting Alnwick Castle.
Colleen M. Alan 
                                                                                     503 3rd St. S Apt. 102 
                                                                                     St. Cloud, MN 56301 
                                                         (507) 993‐9848 
Position in Real Estate in which my administrative, leadership, and interpersonal skills can help an 
organization expand their business. 

            •   Coordinated daily work schedules and tasks as an independent contractor  
            •   Successfully served 50 or more customers each shift as a waitress at a family restaurant 
            •   Conducted research, analyzed findings, drew conclusions, and helped write a marketing 
                plan for a pharmaceutical tool 
            •   Reputation for accuracy and ability to work well under pressure 
            •   Planned courses, extracurricular activities, and part‐time employment to graduate in 
                seven semesters 

        Communication and Interpersonal  

            •    Learned teamwork skills such as compromise and problem solving in team projects 
            •    Developed customer service and people skills while serving 
            •   Gave a speech on housing discrimination at a Honors Colloquium  
            •   Delivered PowerPoint presentation about the current housing crisis to a selected 
                campus class 
      Waitress at Perkins Family Restaurant, St. Cloud, MN 
        Attend to customers’ needs in a timely and efficient manner.  Solve problems and answer 
        questions politely.  Complete tasks under pressure with speed, accuracy, and special attention 
        to positive customer service. (Fall 2008 to present) 

        Independent Contractor, Austin, MN 
        Worked for Korfhage Properties on various houses and apartments.  Painted numerous exterior 
        and interior properties.    Cleaned and refurbished homes and apartments to meet the needs of 
        potential residents.  (Spring 2004 to Winter 2007, Summer 2009) 
        Hostess and Waitress at Perkins Family Restaurant, Austin, MN 
        Cheerfully greeted and seated customers.  Provided fast and friendly service to give guests the 
        best possible experience. (Summer 2008, Summer 2009) 
        St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN. Bachelor of Science Degree expected December 2010.   
        Major:  Real Estate  
        Emphasis:  Construction and Building.  GPA:  3.75 (A = 4.0) 
        Minor: Finance  
        Member of Honors Society throughout college  
        Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the International Honor Society for collegiate schools of     
             business since Spring 2009 
        Awarded Dean’s List Certificate for the G.R. Herberger College of Business in Spring 2008, Fall 
             2008, and Spring 2009 
                                             Emily Alm
          4729 Covington Court • Eagan, MN 55122 • 651-587-3099 •

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Studies (CMST)                               Anticipated May 2010
St. Cloud State University (SCSU), St. Cloud, MN
       •Minor in Real Estate Brokerage
       •Working an average of 15 hours per week while attending school full time

Associates of Arts Degree                                                                          May 2009
Normandale Community College, Bloomington MN
      •Worked an average of 32 hours per week while attending school full time
      •Graduated with a GPA of 3.71

Beauty Advisor                                                                           October 2005-Present
Trade Secret Hair Salon, Eagan MN/St. Cloud, MN
       •Develop customer service skills in direct sales while handling customer complaints and needs
       with positive outcomes
       •Perform excellent leadership skills by assisting in managerial duties such as recruiting and
       training 6 new employees and 1 assistant manager, inventory counts and monthly numbers
       •Receive awards for consecutive top performance in sales and average sales ticket

Property Management Internship                                                    June 1, 2009-August 7, 2009
Carleton Property Services, Edina, MN
       •Developed skills in Yardi working extensively with invoices, receipts and ad hoc reports
       •Improved clientele relation competency by effectively managing complaints and concerns
       •Advanced acknowledgment to detail with heavy work in data entry in Yardi and Microsoft Excel
       •Broadened creative horizon by designing multiple marketing brochures and documents

Receptionist                                                                  November 2006 to January 2008
Edina Realty Mortgage and Title, West St. Paul, MN
       •Enhanced computer skills by extensive work in Microsoft office products
       •Illustrated expert skills aiding in hosting Open Houses and Tours
       •Improved attention to detail by entering and maintaining listings and contracts for 17 realtors
       •Stimulated communication skills by controlling a 23-line phone system
       •Executed accountability by successfully maintaining daily office operations in computer work,
       copying, printing and faxing important documents with deadlines

Activities and Achievements
Volunteer, Children’s Hospital, St. Paul MN                                                  April 2005-2008
      •Annual Auction Benefit raising money for cancer patients

Secretary, Real Estate Association, SCSU, St. Cloud, MN                            September 2008-Present
      •Assist in fundraising events
      •Attend weekly meetings, tours, trips and banquet events

Teacher’s Assistant, CMST Department, SCSU, St. Cloud, MN                                  Fall 2008 and 2009
      •Strengthen leadership skills through facilitating 9 group discussions with 11 students
      •Aid in evaluations for speeches, essays and exams
                                               Brandon Doyle
                                           13395 96 Pl. N.
                                           Maple Grove, MN
                                          55369 6127027687
                  •       Goaloriented individual with strong leadership capabilities
                  •       Organized, highly motivated, and detaildirected problem
Education Bachelor of Science, Real Estate & Community Development Saint Cloud State University

                   •       G.R. Herberger College of Business. Accredited by Association of
                   Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
                   •       Real Estate major with an emphasis on marketing, consisting of Real
                   Estate Principals, Finance and Investments, Law, Appraisal, Property Management
                   and Marketing courses
                   •       Studied sustainable design and planning while abroad for Community
                   Development minor
                   •       Active member of the Real Estate Alumni Association
Relevant Experience & Accomplishments

                   •        Great customer service skills, able to listen and react quickly to
                   clients needs
                   •        Fluent with all Microsoft Office software as well as previous
                   experience with hotel management systems, Real Estate research
                   databases and reporting software
Employment         •        Provided professional insight to improving operating procedures

                Assistant Commercial Appraiser The Appraisal Group Maple Grove, MN 2009 – Present
                  •       Directly assisted commercial appraisers on projects by
                  providing research and support services, both in the office and
                  •       Gathered and verified property information for reports
                                                                    Center Otsego, MN
                  Guest Services Riverwood Inn and ConferenceSuites Ramsey, MN May 2008 – Feb 2009
                                       Jan 2009 – July 2009 Comfort
                                        GrandStay Residential Suites Saint Cloud, MN May 2006 -Dec 2008

                   •        Solved problems, and guests complaints quickly and
                   •        Provided on the job training for new front desk
                          Mascot Saint Cloud State University Saint Cloud, MN
                   •        Worked closely with school and community members to meet their Oct 2006 –
                   Jan 2009 needs and represent them in a positive manner as “Blizzard”

                   •       Created a successful business founded on a passion for paintball 2002-2005
                   •       Provided service and support for clients across the United States

References     Professional references are available upon request
                                    James Engesether
            819 5th Avenue South, Apt 201 • St. Cloud, MN 56301 • 612-803-1319

To obtain an internship in the field of real estate.

St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN (AACSB accredited)
Major: Real Estate with an emphasis in Finance and Investments.
Minor: Finance
        Expected graduation: May 2011
        GPA: 3.5
        Dean’s list: 4 semesters


Private First Class, Army National Guard of the United States                      2008-Present

Framer, Imdieke Builders Inc., Chaska, MN                                       2005-Present
   ▪ Developed teamwork and communication skills through home construction.
   ▪ Process required immediate action with thoughtful responses.
   ▪ Learned the ethic of hard work along with several useful carpentry skills.

Production Manager, College Pro Painters, Excelsior, MN                     May-August 2008
   ▪ Directed painting crews and established and met daily and weekly work goals.
   ▪ Crucially interpreted and recorded contract and proposal paperwork.
   ▪ Adequately maintained equipment and materials.
   ▪ Gained leadership skills through supervisory role and work delegation.

Sales Associate, Officemax, Chanhassen, MN                                           2004-2005
   ▪ Sold and marketed products and warranties to consumers.
   ▪ Insured customer satisfaction through the use of one on one relationship’s.
   ▪ Stocked shelves and set up marketing kiosks.
   ▪ Learned how to assist and inform consumers in a proactive manner.


▪Member, American Marketing Association, SCSU                                        2006-2007
▪Member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, SCSU                             2006-Present
▪Recognized Recipient, Deans List, SCSU                                            2006-Present
▪Donor, Biolife Plasma Services                                                    2007-Present
▪Member, Students in Free Enterprise, SCSU                                         2008-Present
▪Justice, Student Government Association Judicial Council, SCSU                    2008-Present
▪Member, Investing Club, SCSU                                                      2008-Present
▪Member, Real Estate Association, SCSU                                             2009-Present
                                    Nathan Erickson
724 7th Avenue South                                                               612.201.8943 (cell)
St. Cloud MN 56301                                                

Objective      To obtain an internship that provides an opportunity to gain experience and knowledge in
               the commercial real estate market

Education      St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud MN
               Fulltime student, Real Estate major, Expected graduation 2011

               Kaplan Professional Schools, Plymouth MN
               Minnesota Real Estate Licensure

               Northfield High School, Northfield MN
               Graduated 2007

Experience     Edina Realty, St. Cloud MN                                      September 2008 – Present
               Real Estate Agent
                  • Prospect for future clients
                  • Develop and implement marketing campaign
                  • Represent buyers and sellers
                  • Stay up to date with market statistics
                  • Monitor various aspects of the closings

               City of Burnsville, Burnsville MN                           Summers of 2008 and 2007
               Seasonal Maintenance I, Parks Department
                   • Maintain parks and pavilions and other recreational facilities

               George’s Vineyard, Northfield MN                                March 2007 - August 2007
                  • Delivered excellent customer service
                  • Prepared entrees

               Cub Foods, Northfield MN                                        April 2006 – August 2006
               Cashier, Dairy, Green house, Clean team

Professional Memberships and Licenses
   • Minnesota Real Estate Licensee                                            September 2008 - Present
   • St. Cloud Association of Realtors
   • Minnesota Association of Realtors
   • National Association of Realtors
   • St. Cloud State University Real Estate Club

Volunteer and Community Service
   • Kaleidoscope community service project, 2008 - 2009
   • Musician, church music group, 2004 - Present
   • Northfield Food Shelf, Spring 2006
   • Real Estate Association volunteer opportunities, September 2008-Present
Sam J. Francis 
                                                                                              395 2nd Ave So 
                                                                                        St. Cloud, MN 56301  
                                                                                              (612) 799‐9090  
      Bachelor of Science in Real Estate                                                               May 2010 
          • St. Cloud State University (SCSU), St. Cloud, Minnesota 
          • Emphasis: Real Estate Appraisal 
          • Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of 
          • Member of SCSU Real Estate Association 
          • Worked 25 hours weekly while attending college full‐time 
      Study Abroad, Greece & Italy                                                                  Spring 2008 
          • Observed building structures and many cultures from ancient, urban, rural, resort and 
             island communities 
          • Studied sustainable city building and organization, alternative forms of transportation, 
             economic/business practices, preservation efforts, tourism development, and other 
             innovative practices 
      Bartender/Server, Red lobster, St. Cloud, MN                                 November 2008‐Present 
          • Developed strong interpersonal communication skills providing quality service to 
             thousands of restaurant customers 
          • Provide quality and efficient customer service in a fast‐paced environment. 
      Key Manager, Outback Steakhouse, Waite Park, MN                           July 2006‐September 2008 
          • Encouraged guest interaction, while ensuring a pleasurable dining experience 
          • Managed operating standards for service, facility and equipment in restaurant 
          • Supervised staffing and training of service team 
      Bartender, Axels’ Tavern, Loretto, MN                                         May 2002‐Febuary 2006  
          • Ensure customer satisfaction by handling bar transactions in a fast, efficient and friendly 

Volunteer Experience 
      Mission Trip, Mazatlan, Mexico                                                               January 2008 
         • Developed strong intercultural communication skills 
         • Aided in distribution of food, supplies and medical care 
                                  Alex Guggenberger
                                     2804 West St. Germain Street
                                        St. Cloud, MN 56301
                     • (320) 333-2697


     Bachelor of Science in Real Estate                                            Anticipated Spring 2010
     Saint Cloud State University (SCSU), Saint Cloud, Minnesota
         • Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
         • Emphasis in Real Estate Appraisal & Property Management
         • GPA: 3.32
         • Work 20-30 hours a week while attending college full-time


     Trainee Real Property Appraiser                                                     August 2006-Present
     Guggenberger Appraisal Services, Inc., Cold Spring, Minnesota
         • Completed approximately 300 residential appraisals received by company to-date
         • Develop strong interpersonal skills working with clients and homeowners
         • Demonstrate time management skills by handling several cases at one time
         • Maintain a high standard of ethical practice by adhering to USPAP guidelines
     Internship                                                                      May 2009- August 2009
     SMA Insurance, St. Cloud, Minnesota
         • Developed strong analytical skills while reviewing property insurance policies
         • Completed approximately 50 replacement cost estimates using MSB Express
     Grounds Crewman/Bartender                                                      June 2002- October 2008
     River Oaks Golf Course, Cold Spring, Minnesota
         • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently with others on a team and completing projects on
         • Exercised customer service skills by assisting customers


     Fundraising Officer, Real Estate Association, SCSU                                 Spring 2008-Present
        • General member since Spring 2008
        • Serve as a fundraising officer on the board for past three semesters
        • Developed and organized fundraising activities for the Real Estate Association Members
     2009 SCSU NAIOP Team, SCSU                                                   January 2009- April 2009
     Awarded, Appraisal Institute Education Trust Scholarship                         Fall 2007-Spring 2008


     Trainee Real Property Appraisal License                                              Fall 2006-Present
        • State of Minnesota License Number 20594069
                            Nicholas Hill
                         1521 7th Street South Apt 206-H
                             Waite Park, MN 56387
                 Phone: 952-255-9228 Email:


1/08 – Present           Saint Cloud State University
                         Real Estate, Property Management
                         Expected Graduation, May 2010

8/02 – 12/07             Minnesota State University Moorhead
                         Business Administration, Anthropology

Work Experience

              Hennepin County Assessor’s Office, Minneapolis, MN
                          Property Assessment Intern                  05/09 – 08/09
Assessed value to 3,500 residential properties with Senior Assessors for property
tax purposes. Prepared comparable property grids for tax court. Conducted
interior and exterior property inspections in accordance with county mass appraisal
techniques. Created physical and electronic sketches of properties using Apex
Medina software.

                        ING DIRECT, Saint Cloud, MN
                                Sales Associate                      6/08 – 05/09
Promoted to higher sales division after only 3 months of employment. Have met
and exceeded projected monthly sales goals averaging over $180,000 in sales per
month. Gained experience opening new customer liability accounts by discovering
customer needs while providing technical and financial advice.

                           Outback Steakhouse, Fargo, ND
                      Part-Time Management, Certified Trainer         10/05 – 1/08
Was responsible for 20-30 point of sale employees during business hours.
Conducted training classes for new team members. Responsible for balancing
server and bartender banks, preparing cash and checks for deposit and completing
daily sales reports. 
                                                                  BRITTA E. JOHNSON
                        500 12 Street South Apt. # 105, St. Cloud, MN 56301 ‐ 218. 244.1868 ‐   

            To obtain a job in the Real Estate industry. 


               Bachelor of Science Degree in Business                                                                        Anticipated Graduation Fall 2009 
              Major: Real Estate 
              St. Cloud State University (SCSU)                                                                                                                       St. Cloud, MN 
              Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business 
              Cumulative GPA:  3.86 
              Dean’s List                                                                                                                                                     Fall 2007‐Fall 2009 
              Associates in Arts Degree                                                                                                                      Graduated May 2007 
              Itasca Community College                                                                                                                          Grand Rapids, MN 
              Cumulative GPA:  3.98 
               Dean’s List                                                                                                                                               Fall 2005‐Spring 2007 

      Office Assistant                                                                                                                                 September 2007‐present 
      Management Department, SCSU                                                                                                                       St. Cloud, MN 
          • Demonstrate customer service skills by assisting students and faculty  
          • Strengthened clerical skills through updating documents and various daily projects  
          • Practice workplace professionalism on daily basis 
      Property Mgmt Real Estate Intern                                                                                                           May 2009‐present                
      Granite City Real Estate                                                                                                                                      St. Cloud, MN 
          • Improved communication skills by speaking with residents/potential residents on a daily basis 
          • Developed organization skills through time management of job responsibilities  
          • Attention to detail sharpened  by updating company databases and various projects 

     Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society                                                                                                     March 2009‐present 
     Real Estate Association                                                                                                                   September 2008‐present 
     Campus Crusade for Christ                                                                                                             September 2007‐present 
     Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society                                                                                                     January 2006 ‐ May 2007 

              Junior Olympic Volleyball Coach                                                                                               February 2006 – May 2007 
              Seventh Grade Volleyball Coach                                                                                        August 2005 – November 2005  
               4th and 5th Grade Volleyball Coach                                                                                                March 2003 – June 2006 
                                             Christopher Lee Kellner
                   832 Park St E      Wayzata, MN 55391           651-470-7315 
Objective: I am seeking career position in the real estate industry. I am looking for the opportunity to learn new skills
           and develop lasting relationships with industry professionals. I am open to new experiences and enjoy
           working in pleasant environments.


   Saint Cloud State University                 2006 - 2010                             St. Cloud, Minnesota
              Pursuing a Bachelor degree in Business Real Estate
              Expected Graduation May 2010
              Real Estate course work including: Appraisal, Finance & Investments, Property Management., Law,
              Regional Economics, Community Development, Interpersonal Communications and Surveying
              Real Estate Association & Philosophical Society Member
              GPA 3.5
   Minneapolis Community College                   2004 – 2006                                Minneapolis, Minnesota
   Wayzata High School                             1998-2003                                  Plymouth, Minnesota


   Minnesota Conservation Corps                   May – August 2009                        Ely, Minnesota
              Crew Leader: facilitated the growth of a dynamic, goal oriented and empowered team of peers
              Managed health & safety, time, budgets, assets, & intra-organizational relationships
              Preformed backcountry trail maintenance & restoration in the Superior National Forest
              Physical & Emotionally challenging – provided an excellent personal learning experience

   Tree Trust                       June – August 2007 & June – August 2008                 St. Paul, Minnesota
                  Summer Program Crew Leader: supervised crews in ‘Step-Up’ worker training program
                  Created group collaboration and empowerment
                  Guided the construction of a timber staircase & trail in Edina, Minnesota
                  Managed timber retained paver patio project at Theodore Wirth Golf Course in Minneapolis
                  Learned soft managerial skills

   Camp Cedar                                       June – August 2006                      Casco, Maine
                  Youth resident facilitator, program collaborator and Trip Leader
                  Led groups to the summit of Mt. Washington, NH
                  Responsible for the safety of youth during extended day & multi-day trips

   YMCA Camp du Nord                       June – August 2005                   Ely, Minnesota
           Wilderness Trip leader, Program Staff member and Leadership Development mentor
                                           Esther Lynn Kemp 
                                                                                         210 15th Avenue North Apt. 303 
                                                                                                  Waite Park, MN 56387 
Career Objective: To enter a career that will utilize and develop my skills in Business, Real Estate, and 


Bachelor of Science in Business with Real Estate Emphasis                                                    May 2010 
       Planning and Development Focus 
       Community Development Minor 
       • 3.0 Major GPA 
       • St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud Minnesota 
       • College of Business accredited by AACSB 
       • Study Abroad‐ Southern Cross University Australia                                                  Spring 2009 
       • Worked an average of 20 hours per week while attending college full time 


      Server, Caterer, Elmer’s Authentic Texas Bar‐B‐Que, Battle Lake, MN                               Summer 2001‐ 
       •  Provided excellent service to customers in a variety of fast‐paced                                 Present 
       • Organized catering events from beginning to end, meeting and exceeding 
          customer expectations 

       Laborer, Aria Communications, St. Cloud, MN                                                          Nov. 2006‐ 
       • Hand‐wrote requests for donations for nonprofit organizations, gaining                             April 2007 
          an appreciation for efficiency and time‐management 

       Activity Coordinator, Boys and Girls Club, St. Cloud, MN                                           January 2006‐ 
       • Planned and lead various activities for kids K‐6 grade at a Kidstop location                        May‐2006 
       • Developed organizational skills through monthly planning of daily activities 
       •   Able to provide exceptional customers service in a variety of settings 
       •   Work well as a team member in a professional atmosphere 
       •   Demonstrated willingness to work extra hours as an on‐call employee 
       •   Member of Community Planning Association                                                   Fall 2009‐Present 
       •   Member of Intervarsity Christian Fellowship                                             August 2007‐Present 
       •   Volunteer for Crossroads Church Kids Crossing                                              Fall 2009‐Present 
                    John R. Kruse                                                    

             36712 C.R.248 Deer River, MN 56636 · (218) 398-0655 ·

Objective              To obtain a job in the Real Estate Industry

Education              Bachelor of Science in Business, Major: Real Estate
                       St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota
                       Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate
                       Schools of Business (AACSB-I)
                       GPA: 3.07, Anticipated Graduation in Fall of 2009

                       Associate of Arts Degree
                       Itasca Community College, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
                       May 2007 GPA: 3.93
                       Dean’s List Fall 2005 – Spring 2007

Work                   Technology Support
Experience             COFAH Tech Support
                       St. Cloud, Minnesota
                       September 2008 – Present
                           • Stay updated on current technology through daily tasks
                           • Customer service skills heightened through assisting staff’s
                              technology needs

                       Grounds Crew
                       Moose Lake Resort
                       Deer River, Minnesota
                       June 2000 – Present
                          • Improve organizational skills by maintaining a schedule to
                              complete tasks on time

                       Prep Crew
                       Little Caesars,
                       St. Cloud, Minnesota
                       November 2008 – May 2009
                           • Improved ability to work in a fast paced environment

Leadership             7th Grade Basketball Coach Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Experience             November 2005 – February 2006

Activities             Real Estate Association: Fall 2008 – Present
                       Phi Theta Kappa: Fall 2005 – Spring 2007
Present Address:                                    Aimee Larson                                            Permanent Address:
1006 16th Avenue South                                                                                      925 Center Street
St. Cloud, MN 56301                                                                                         New Ulm, MN 56073
507-276-5311                                                             507-276-5311

OBJECTIVE                To obtain a full time job that utilizes my banking experience while gaining a thorough
                         understanding of the real estate merchant banking sector and achieving a cross-functional experience
                         with a leading financial service company.

SUMMARY                  Highly motivated and organized individual. Believe in completing tasks efficiently and to
STATEMENT                the best of my ability.

EDUCATION                Saint Cloud State University                                                            St.Cloud, MN
                         Bachelor of Science in Business                                                            May 2010
                         Major: Real Estate

FINANCIAL                American Heritage National Bank                                                       St. Cloud, MN
EXPERIENCE               Teller                                                                          June 2008- May 2009
                         • Prudently accept and process consumer transactions
                         • Verify and validate numerical cash amounts and confirm endorsements
                         • Provide quality and professional face-to-face customer service
                         • Offer superior phone assistance for remote personnel
                         • Carefully assist with cash letter preparation on a daily basis

ADDITIONAL               City of Edina                                                                           Summer 2009
EXPERIENCE               Intern
                         • Assisted Residential and Commercial Appraiser(s) in the Assessing Department
                         • Completed home inspections of properties for property tax purposes
                         • Utilized many public relation skills when communicating with home owners

                         Golden Home Care Plus                                                               St. Cloud, MN
                         Personal Care Attendant                                                      Summer 2007-Present
                         • Demonstrate strong work ethic and patience by caring for a child with psychological challenges
                         • Tailor my leadership and interpersonal skills by providing helpful recommendations to the parents
                         • Observe my client’s needs and accommodate as necessary

                         Opportunity Manor                                                                          Sartell, MN
                         Assistant Consumer Support Staff                                           April 2007 – September2007
                         • Illustrated persistence through effectively caring for adults with disabilities
                         • Strengthened my ability to take on significant responsibility
                         • Expanded and widened my oral communication skills through directive instructions

                         Lincoln Kidstop                                                                     St. Cloud, MN
                         Youth Guidance Member                                                     October 2006 – June 2007
                         • Maintained organizational skills by managing time between school and work
                         • Improved coordination ability by preparing a variety of educational activities

                         Kraft Foods                                                                           New Ulm, MN
                         General Laborer                                                                        Summer 2006
                         • Learned the importance of being punctual and meeting deadlines
                         • Enhanced personal motivation by working uncanny hours

AWARDS/                  Member, Real Estate Association, SCSU                                             Fall 2008 and Present
ACTIVITIES               Recipient, Dan Franklin Memorial Scholarship                                             Summer 2009
                         Participant, United Way, St. Cloud, MN                                                       Fall 2008
                         Volunteer, Boys and Girls Club, St. Cloud, MN                                             Spring 2007
                                             MAI KA LEE
       405 9 Avenue South Apt. #4, St. Cloud, MN 56301 • • (612) 310-2857

OBJECTIVE Finance emphasis with leadership and previous internship experience that will add value to company.

                  Pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Real Estate, minor in Economics
                  St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN                                                    May 2010
                  • Named to the Dean’s List
                  • Cumulative GPA: 3.6

          Appraisal Intern, Hennepin County Assessor’s Office, Champlin                                     Summer 2009
         • Trained in Apex drawing program
         • Assessed residential properties in Champlin, MN for the 2010 revaluation
            for taxes payable in 2011

                  Office Assistant, Financial Aid Office, St. Cloud                            September 2006-May 2009
                  • Reinforced customer service skills with phone and student
                      financial aid inquiries

                  Intern, Primerica Financial Services, Minneapolis                                  July 2005-July 2006
                  • Trained in financial planning, refinancing and life insurance principles
                  • Developed interpersonal communication through sales skills,
                      and presentation meetings with clients

                  President                                                                       August 2008-May 2009
                  Career Development Council (CDC)
                  • Provided leadership and direction to 15 member student organization
                  • Worked with Career Services Center to coordinate 5 career preparation
                     programs serving more than 800 student participants

                  Vice President of Entrepreneurship                                               September 2007-May 2008
                  Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
                  • Managed education outreach projects including entrepreneurial mentorship,
                      consultation and business startup presentations
                  • Created a career newspaper that prepared students for MN State
                      Universities Job Fair resulting in a circulation of 1,000 readers and net profit of $1,880
                  • Recruited and supervised 3 project leaders within the entrepreneurship team

              Entrepreneurship Member                                                    September 2006-May 2007
              Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
               • Coordinated entrepreneurship presentations with local CEOs for 130 guests
               • Implemented a promotional campaign teaching 25 students at Apollo
                   High School the importance of market research

            • Fluent in Hmong and English
            • Member of St. Cloud State 2008 SIFE National Presentation Team
            • Presenter and member of St. Cloud State 2009 Real Estate Association team at the NAIOP
              Commercial Real Estate Development Association University Challenge
                                    Jessica Lindquist 
                                                     (507) 421‐8742 
Current Address (until May, 2010)                                                              Permanent Address 
327 7th Ave S #306                                                                             10724 County Road 8 SW 
St. Cloud, MN 56301                                                                            Stewartville, MN 55976 
Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate                                           Expected Graduation Dec 2010 
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN 
 •       Internationally accredited program by the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) 
 •       Work approximately 20‐30 hours per week while attending school full‐time  
 •       Responsible for 100% of college tuition 
Real Estate Association                                                                                Jan 2009‐ Present 
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN 
 •       Serve as the Historian;  demonstrate public speaking skills by presenting the group activities  
 •       Participate in club meetings by helping set up different networking activities and business tours 
 •       Network with real estate professionals at events including the Winter Banquet and the Fall Real Estate 
         Mentor Program 
 •       Participating in the NAIOP project this upcoming winter 

Investment Club                                                                                               Sept 2009‐Present 
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN 
 •       Co‐manage the group’s investment portfolio 
 •       Research stocks and sectors for group discussions 
Server                                                                                                  Aug 2008‐ Present 
Anton’s Restaurant, St. Cloud, MN 
 •      Demonstrate time management skills by serving multiple customers simultaneously 
 •      Utilize multi‐tasking abilities by satisfying customer needs, assisting other workers, and fulfilling 
        additional work requirements 
 •      Work well as a team leader by advising new co‐workers 

Server                                                                                        May 2008‐ Aug 2008 
Interlachen Country Club, Edina, MN 
 •       Served  and interacted with the Women’s U.S. Open players 
 •       Demonstrated communication and customer service skills with the elite, country club members 
 •       Implement attention to detail when taking and remembering food and drink orders 

Desk Assistant                                                                                           Sept 2007‐ Present 
Lawrence Hall, St. Cloud, MN 
 •      Facilitate front desk operations; distribute mail and check‐out equipment 
 •      Serve as a reference to other on‐campus resources 
 •      Provide superior customer service to a diverse population                  
                                     Dan Linnell
                                        (651) 558-1501
Permanent Address:                                                                           School address:
1407 Cherry Hill Rd                                                                607 6th Ave South Apt. 303
Mendota Heights, MN 55118                                                             Saint Cloud, MN 56301

PERSONAL SUMMARY_____________________________________________________________________
I am a highly motivated individual who has demonstrated success in a sales environment, looking to find a team
that provides opportunities for growth and promotes the development of skills necessary to succeed in
commercial real estate brokerage, while abiding by the highest moral and ethical standards.

     Bachelor’s of Science degree in Real Estate                                   Anticipated: May 2010
     - Emphasis in Brokerage Management
     Saint Cloud State University (SCSU) - Saint Cloud, MN
     Nationally accredited by the AACSB-I
     GPA 3.19
     Work an average of 15-20 hours per week, while attending school full time.
     Business study abroad, China                                                        Summer of 2008
                 • Expanded my global view of culture and business practices through first hand
                     experience. Conducted a one-on-one interview with a Chinese college student.
                 • Toured and analyzed more than 10 businesses in Beijing, Xian, and Shanghai.

RELATED EXPERIENCE____________________________________________________________________
 Intern for Vice President of Business Development
 Steiner Development, Inc., Wayzata, MN                                           May 2009 - September 2009
    • Assisted VP of Business Development with new business opportunities and project development.
        Accompanied the VP on sales and city meetings.
    • Arranged meetings with industrial brokers to promote the company’s industrial portfolio.
    • Cold called potential prospects and scheduled meetings.
    • Conducted market research on potential sites and assembled marketing pieces.
    • Interacted daily with the CEO, President of Construction, Vice Presidents, Property Managers, Project
        Managers and Administrative staff.

ADDITIONAL EMPLOYMENT_________________________________________________________________
 Assistant Sales & Purchasing Manager                                              September 2007 - Present
 Kingston Auto LLC, Dassel, MN
    • Implemented new marketing techniques which have increased sales.
    • Continuously establishing and maintaining relationships with customers.
    • Maintaining knowledge of market prices to track market trends and determine values.
    • Budgeting and planning the purchase of vehicles cross-country to satisfy customer’s needs.
    • Utilizing strong communication skills with customers to reach agreements and complete sales.
    • Solving problems quickly regarding different customer service issues.

   Networking Coordinator, SCSU Real Estate Association (REA)                          January 2009 - Present
       Constantly networking with industry professionals and recruiting guest speakers to present at weekly
       meetings. Coordinated business tours for spring trip to Houston, TX.
   Student Member, IREM                                                             November 2007 - Present
   Challenge Participant, NAIOP University Challenge                                           Spring of 2009
       Worked together with a team of SCSU students to develop an assigned plot of land in Minneapolis and
       presented it to professionals in the commercial real estate field.
   Vice President, Financial Management Association (FMA), SCSU                                 Spring of 2009
                                    Caitlin Maguire
Current:                                                       Permanent:
819 5th Avenue South Apartment 301                             204 East 12th Street
St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301                                     Redwood Falls, MN 56283                            
(605) 254-8757                                                (507) 627-3014

Bachelor of Science in Business                                       Anticipated: June 2010
Double Major in Real Estate and Finance
St. Cloud State University (SCSU), St. Cloud, MN
    • Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools
       of Business (AACSB)
    • Minor: Economics
    • GPA 3.39


Server                                                                     April 2007-Present
Key Largo Restaurant and Lounge, Slayton, Minnesota
   • Develop strong communication skills while providing quality service to hundreds of
       restaurant customers.
   • Effectively handle demanding situations while working with managers and other servers
       in a fast paced environment.
   • Demonstrate skills in efficiency and accuracy while executing cash transactions by
       operating own cash register each shift.

Telephone Service Representative                              September 2008-November 2008
Meyer Teleservices, St. Cloud, Minnesota
   • Execute patience and exceptional communication skills while obtaining important voter
      information for the 2008 Presidential election by administering telephone surveys.
   • Temporary position for election season.


Vice President of Planning for College Success                           April 2007-Present
National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS), SCSU
   • Plan and implement mentor programs with local high school students.
   • Coordinate volunteer and group activities with other board members.

Treasurer, Real Estate Association, SCSU                                   May 2009-Present

Networking Coordinator, Real Estate Association, SCSU             September 2008-May 2009

Greater Minnesota Building Owners and Managers Association Scholarship       September 2009

Society of Industrial and Office Realtors Scholarship                       September 2008
Heather Marline
625 10th Avenue South Apt. 102A
Waite Park, MN 56387
(218) 340-6055

      St. Cloud State University                 St.Cloud, MN                  2007-Present
      Bachelor of Science in Finance/Real Estate

       University of Wisconsin Superior        Superior, WI                    2005-2007
       Completed coursework in Finance/Accounting

      Sales Associate, National Vision             St.Cloud, MN               Nov. 2008-present
              • Organize all orders and distribute them in a timely manner

       Sales Associate, Menards                     Duluth/St.Cloud, MN    Dec.2005-May2008
               • Helped customers with questions about plumbing
               • Organized overstock
               • Assisted customers in custom ordering bathroom/kitchen pieces such as
                  bathtubs, vanities, faucets and kitchen sinks.
               • Created invoices for custom orders and ensured customers were satisfied with
                  their purchase

       Sales Associate, Deco Bay                 Duluth, MN                    June, 2005-Dec.2005
              • Opened and closed the store each day
              • Reconciled daily transactions
              • Managed inventory levels
              • Assisted customers with questions

       Member, Real Estate Association                                        Fall 2009-present

       COBEC Representative, Investment Club                                 Spring 2009-present
             • Serve as a liaison between COBEC and Investment Club
             • Help manage a $20,000 portfolio

      Treasurer, College of Business Executive Council (COBEC)            Spring 2009-Fall2009
              • Manage the organizations money
              • Help organize professional speakers to come speak to the university
              • Help organize events such as career day
              • Organized and planned the Earth Day Run

      Member, Financial Management Association (FMA)                         2008-present

      Member, Professional Business Fraternity: Delta Sigma Pi               2007-present
            • Help plan community/fundraising project
                              Dan McGuire
                              14182 Uplander Street Northwest
                                Andover, Minnesota 55304
                                      (763) 234-8298


To obtain an internship in the Real Estate field that provides an opportunity for
professional and personal growth.


Bachelor of Science, Real Estate                               Expected August 2010
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota
    • Real Estate Finance and Investments emphasis
    • Program nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools
       of Business (AACSB)


Frito-Lay, Coon Rapids, Minnesota
    • Displayed leadership abilities by developing new ideas for team production
    • Demonstrated effective interpersonal communication with team members
    • Showed the desire and ability to acquire new skills by obtaining forklift

G-Will Liquor, Andover, Minnesota
   • Developed strong communication skills by providing excellent customer service
   • Enhanced store organization and profitability by maintaining a full inventory of
       merchandise at all times
   • Displayed responsibility by operating cash register efficiently and precisely

Sprinkler Installation
Sprinkler by Design, Anoka, Minnesota
   • Improved customer relations by providing impeccable time management and

Additional Activities and Achievements
  • Currently Interning at Diversified Real Estate Services, Inc.
  • Member, Real Estate Association, St. Cloud State University
  • Achieved highest score on Residential Appraisal exam
  •    Worked fifteen hours per week while enrolled as a full-time student
                                  Jordan Rieffenberger
                                  1804 University Drive Southeast Apt. #15
                                        St. Cloud, Minnesota 56304
                                               (605) 520-3799

OBJECTIVE To obtain a career in the real estate industry


Bachelor of Science in Real Estate                                            Anticipated: May 2010
   • St. Cloud State University (SCSU), St. Cloud, MN
   • Emphasis in Real Estate Finance & Investments
   • Emphasis in Real Estate Appraisal
   • Nationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
   • GPA: 3.32

Related Courses
   • Real Estate Appraisal, Commercial Real Estate Appraisal, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Finance
       & Investments, Real Estate Property Management, Real Estate Principles, Risk Management &
       Insurance, Urban & Regional Economics and Managerial Finance


Intern, Shaykett Appraisal Company, Inc., Sioux Falls, SD                      May 2008-August 2009
    • Assistant to State Certified General Appraiser
    • Prepared professional valuations and market analysis for commercial real estate properties
    • Appraisal assignments involved numerous types of commercial, industrial, market rent multi-
        family and low income housing tax credit projects
    • Assisted in preparing rent comparability surveys
    • Gained and demonstrated valuable knowledge of industry terminology through communicating
        with appraisers and their clients

Assistant to Developer, Diamond Ventures, LLC, Watertown, SD                 May 2005-September 2007
   • Observed the entire development process of a 22,000 sq. ft. retail strip center
   • Produced marketing brochures for available retail space
   • Assisted in all areas of property management & maintenance


Recipient, 2009 Society of Industrial & Office Realtors Scholarship

Member, 2009 NAIOP University Challenge, SCSU
  • Worked with a team to act as development consultants to determine the highest and best use for a
     specified site located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota

Member, Real Estate Association, SCSU                                                  January 2007-Present
   • Attend organized events and meetings to network with future coworkers and employers, and
       participate in business trips and tours to gain a better understanding of the real estate indusrty
 Vice President                                                                           May 2009-Present
   • Collaborate with other board members to organize meetings, events and recruit new members
 Treasurer                                                                              May 2008-May 2009
   • Managed the annual budget, documented association expenses and collected membership dues
                                    Lacey N. Schumacher
                                               4000 Clearwater Road, Apt #210
                                                     St. Cloud, MN 56301
                                                       (c) 701-320-6892

Determined and hardworking 4.0 GPA honors student seeking internship in the real estate industry making use of my
education in real estate; strong ability to build and maintain relationships and work as a team; proficient in Microsoft Word,
Excel and PowerPoint.

  • St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota
         o AACSB accredited
         o Bachelor of Science Degree in Business, major in Real Estate
         o Expected date of graduation: May 2011
         o Cumulative GPA of 4.0
         o Named to St. Cloud State University’s Dean’s List, 2007-2009
         o Participant of the St. Cloud State University Honors program

  • Nanny
       Dr. Thomas Falloon Family- St. Cloud, MN                                                 March 2008-Present
       o Timely, dependable and trustworthy caretaker of 2 young boys
  • Hostess
        Red Lobster- St. Cloud, MN                                                           October 2007-May 2008
       o Developed organizational and management skills
       o Continuous interaction with guests
       o Strong commitment to the team of hosts in order to meet our goals and satisfy guests

  • Active member of the Real Estate Association                                                    September 2007-Present
         o Elected as President, May 2009-Present
                      Coordinate meetings and events
                      Recruit members and promote the club
                      Help plan speakers, events, trips and fundraising events
         o Elected as Vice-President, December 2008-May 2009
         o Elected as Secretary, December 2007-December 2008
         o Speak with real estate professionals, develop a strong networking ability and gain insight into the commercial
            real estate profession
         o Tour real estate companies in the Twin Cities, New York City and Houston
  • Active member of Investment Club and Financial Management Association                                 May 2009-Present
         o Elected as Secretary to both, May 2009-Present
         o Attend meetings to enhance knowledge on investing and the stock market
         o Participated in Relay for Life, April 2009
  • St. Cloud Area Faith in Action Volunteer                                                        November 2007-Present
         o Friendly visiting
                      Build and maintain relationship with an elderly person in need and visit 1-2 hours/wk
  • Earth Day Marathon Volunteer                                                                                April 2009
         o Entered data in computer for new registrants
  • Tri County Humane Society                                                                                     Seasonal
         o Christmas gift wrapping at the Crossroads Center Mall, St. Cloud, MN
         o Wine, Kibbles, and Bids event
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota                                               November 2007-April 2008
         o Build relationship with young child and visit 1 hr/wk
                                    Kyle Thompson
         339 6 Ave. S., St. Cloud, MN, 56301 · (218) 428-4221 ·

    Seeking a career position in the real estate industry to utilize my enthusiastic work ethic, great
         communication skills, and educational knowledge to achieve organizational goals.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate                                             Expected May 2010
St. Cloud State University (SCSU), St. Cloud, MN
     • Major GPA 3.4, Cumulative GPA 3.21
     • Development and Planning Emphasis

                                      WORK EXPERIENCE
Intern                                                                                  May 2008-Present
Innovations in Quality Consulting, Duluth, MN
    • Participating in various company seminars and meetings
    • Creating and evaluating organizational performance assessment surveys
    • Interviewing of employees to formulate specific job descriptions

Property Maintenance and Landscaper                                                 May 2007-Sept. 2007
Hermantown School District, Hermantown, MN
   • Serviced and monitored proper care of the premises
   • Supervised and trained employees to operate and service equipment

Sales, Inventory Supplier                                                     May 2006-Sept. 2006
Sam’s Club, Hermantown, MN
    • Displayed effective communication skills with customers and coworkers
    • Promoted and marketed products and specials by informing and assisting customers

Job Shadow                                                                   May 2009-Sept. 2009
RJS Real Estate Group, Superior, WI
    • Received a great knowledge of the development process through analyzing transactions
    • Oversaw hands on development duties and responsibilities from daily operations
Member, IREM                                                                     Sept. 2009-Present
  • Professional international real estate management association consisting of major employers
     congregating to discuss ideas, concepts, and real estate trends and issues
Member, SCSU Real Estate Association                                            Sept. 2009-Present
  • Networking at real estate mentor banquets and organizational seminars
  • Assisting in recruiting applicable speakers by searching and contacting employers
Member, FMA and Investment Club, SCSU                                                  Sept. 2009-Present
  • Collaborating with a team to make investment decisions with our portfolio
  • Knowledgeable in corporate and government finances and trends
Scholarship Recipient
Mark A. Oehrlein Appraisals Inc. Scholarship                                                    Sept. 2009
Jackson Community Foundation Scholarship                                                        June 2006
SCSU Academic Scholarship                                                                       June 2006

                                   VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
RecKids Program, SCSU                                                             Sept. 2009-Present
    • Incorporating sportsmanship values while entertaining children to ensure positive growth
St. Cloud State Career Fair, SCSU                                                  Oct. 2009-Present
    • Networking with real estate employers and establishing their campus work zones

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