Michele Ellis


Tel: (630) 570-2149

Michele “Shel” Ellis is Senior Transaction Coordinator for the Sharko|Weisenbeck|Mendoza Group and has been in the commercial real estate industry for over 20 years. Since joining Marcus & Millichap in December of 2014, she has assisted in closing 620+ separate transactions (10.5M+ sf) across multiple disciplines, including retail shopping centers, single tenant, medical-office, and multi-use properties. Shel plays a key role in our transactions from list to close, and all points in between.

Prior to joining Marcus & Millichap, Shel served as Transaction Coordinator (2012-2014) for the dispositions team at InvenTrust (formerly known as Inland American REIT) in Oak Brook, Illinois. Her team was tasked with streamlining the portfolio, which equaled 70+ transactions (9.8M sf) within two years and was comprised of an eclectic mix of strips centers, prisons, charter schools, student housing, multi-housing, high-profile office (IDS Tower in Minneapolis) and other retail joint ventures.

Shel began her commercial real estate career at CB Richard Ellis (1999-2011), as Division Administrator for the Capital Markets Group, (a global oversight team based in downtown Chicago), and Executive Assistant to the President of Investments Properties.

In her free time, Shel enjoys practicing yoga, weight lifting, home renovations, spending time with family & friends, and her rescue dog Gingie.