Jacquelyn R. Soffer
Ms. Soffer is a Principal for Turnberry Associates, which she joined in 1989, and where she oversees the company’s retail, hospitality and office divisions including Aventura Mall, a South Florida’ super-regional shopping center and one of the top grossing centers in the United States. Turnberry Associates holds a two-thirds interest in Aventura Mall, with the remaining one-third interest being held by an Simon Property Group, Inc. affiliate. Ms. Soffer’s experience includes her instrumental roles in developing Destin Commons, an open-air lifestyle center in northwest Florida that is now undergoing a 190,000 square-foot expansion. In addition, Ms. Soffer helped lead the $150 million transformation of the Turnberry Isle Miami resort. She is a board member of Fontainebleau Miami Beach and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Museum of Contemporary Art in North Miami, Florida. Ms. Soffer graduated from the University of Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in Communications.