May Program | Developing Diversity - Solutions for Success

Date May 18, 2022
Location The Hutton House, 10715 S Shore Dr, Medicine Lake, MN 55441
Time 11:00 am - 1:15 pm(CDT)
2022-05-18 11:00:00 2022-05-18 13:15:00 May Program | Developing Diversity - Solutions for Success The Hutton House, 10715 S Shore Dr, Medicine Lake, MN 55441
Arrive early for networking!
11:00 - 11:45 am: Registration, Networking & Lunch
11:45 am - 12:00 pm: Opening announcements
12:00 - 1:15 pm: Presentation

Join MNCREW for a dynamic panel discussion about how local commercial real estate professionals are working to make the CRE industry more diverse and inclusive, and an all-around better place for more people to thrive! The panel will share their innovative experience with proven effective solutions including recruiting efforts, educational and mentorship opportunities, diversity consortiums, advisory groups and development programs. You’ll learn of some ways you can participate in some of these or other existing efforts, and maybe even spark some new ideas of your own! 


  • Adele Bayless, Vice President | Group Manager Midwest North Markets Property Management at JLL
  • Ra'eesa Motala, Vice President at Rokos Advisors
  • Matthew Paschall, Senior Associate & Underrepresented Developer Services Advisor at Baker Tilly
  • Sirish Samba, President & CEO at Sambatek

This course has been APPROVED by the Minnesota Commissioner of Commerce for 1 hour for Real Estate continuing education.



Members: $45 before early deadline; $55 after and at the door*
Non-Members: $85

Early registration deadline: 5/13/22
*Due to venue capacity and planning deadlines, we encourage you to register early as we may not be able to accomodate late or onsite/day-of registrations.


Premium Program Partner: Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
Premium Venue Partner: The Hutton House
Anderson Companies


Health Guidelines & Recommended Code of Conduct

In an effort to keep us all safe and healthy, we ask attendees to follow the current CDC guidelines.
  • The Centers for Disease Control currently advises that if you're in an area with substantial or high spread of COVID-19 to wear a mask in public indoor settings, even if fully vaccinated. Hennepin County, where Hutton House is located, is currently designated as “low community spread” but "very high risk" for unvaccinated people.
  • By attending this event, you agree to voluntarily assume all risk related to exposure and agree to not hold MNCREW or any of their affiliates including partners and sponsors, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, volunteers, or sponsored venues liable for illness.


Boxed lunches will be provided. Please indicate any dietary requests when you register. We may not be able to accomodate special requests onsite if we were not notified in advance.

Cancellations & Substitutions

No refunds will be given for cancellations received after Friday, May 13, 2022. No shows will also be billed. You may send someone in your place if you are not able to make it after the cancellation deadline has passed.