Melinda Gage, Director, Land Division, with Venture Commercial, manages the sale, purchase and development of land in the DFW area. Working closely with Founding Principal and Managing Partner Ken Reimer, Melinda focuses her time on maximizing opportunities for both current and prospective clients. With over 10 years of experience cultivating and managing relationships and solving problems, Melinda’s “can-do” attitude and ability to treat each client’s needs as if they were her own make her a valued member of the Venture team.
Before joining Venture, Melinda worked in the United States Senate in Washington, D.C. and in the nonprofit sector in Dallas. She earned an M.B.A. from SMU Cox School of Business and a B.S. in English and a B.A. in Political Communication from The University of Texas at Austin. She is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. In her free time, Melinda enjoys spending time with her husband and two Goldendoodles.
Hobbies: Running, reading, traveling
Vacation Spot: Turks and Caicos
Restaurant: Anywhere with good queso
Favorite Quote: “Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” – Theodore Roosevelt