EastGroup Properties

Mary E. McCormick

Ms. McCormick has served on the Board since 2005. Ms. McCormick has extensive experience in real estate, capital markets, and corporate governance and brings that expertise to Board discussions. She served the Ohio Public Employees System from 1989 through 2005, where she was responsible for directing real estate investments and overseeing an internally managed REIT portfolio. In recent years, she has served on the boards of multiple public and private real estate companies and as a Senior Advisor for Almanac Realty Partners. Ms. McCormick has held a number of leadership positions for a variety of national and regional real estate associations, including Chair of the Pension Real Estate Association. Ms. McCormick teaches real estate at the Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University. She has served on the Board of Directors of Xenia Hotels and Resorts, a lodging REIT, since 2015 and Mid-America Apartment Communities from 2006 to 2010. Ms. McCormick is a member of the Urban Land Institute and the National Association of Corporate Directors. She has a Bachelor’s degree and an MBA from The Ohio State University.