Kris joined Venture Commercial Management in 2002, bringing 32 years of commercial real estate and property management experience to the company. She began her management career at Henry S. Miller, where she managed a 17-property portfolio that included both retail and office. Following Henry S. Miller, Schuster was a regional manager with SWS Realty, where she managed commercial properties and multifamily divisions in Dallas. She later joined Cencor Realty Services, where, for 13 years, she held a variety of positions, including director of property operations in Austin and senior asset manager in Dallas. Currently, Schuster manages five shopping centers for third-party clients, including the exclusive Plaza at Preston Center, where she has held an on-site management position for more than 14 years. Schuster is an active member of the community through Mosaic Dallas, a faith-based organization serving people with intellectual disabilities, and the Heart & Soul Gala committee, where she has served for three years.