Jennifer Lester has over 20 years of real estate experience. Prior to starting Union Plaza Commercial Real Estate, Jennifer was Regional Manager for Holt Lunsford Commercial and Presidio Commercial Services. She managed the 25-story Bank of America Plaza building and the 21-story Union National Plaza building, as well as several other mid-rise office buildings in Arkansas.
She began her real estate career with Moses Tucker Real Estate, where she was Director of Operations and was responsible for overseeing the management, maintenance and accounting for 14 commercial and mixed use office buildings and two residential properties. She was also involved in new development and redevelopment projects including the Arkansas Capital Commerce Center and the Clinton Presidential Archives project. Jennifer has been responsible for construction projects exceeding $25 million encompassing lobby renovation, elevator modernization, plaza renovation, asbestos abatement and multiple tenant improvements including tenant relocations.
Jennifer holds her Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management, an Arkansas real estate broker’s license, and is a member of the Arkansas Realtors Association. She is also a member, currently serving on the board of directors, and past-president of (Building Owners and Managers Association) BOMA Greater Little Rock, past-president of BOMA Southwest Region, and is a member and past-president for Arkansas Chapter 64 of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM).
Her experience includes commercial office operations, construction, residential leasing and accounting.
Education: University of Central Arkansas, BBA Accounting 1998