Frances Kern Mennone

Director, Development

At Cross Street Partners, Frances manages multiple projects in the Midwest market, including the Dayton Arcade in Dayton, Ohio and the Electric Works project at the former GE site in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Ms. Mennone also works with Cross Street Partners Financial Service Advisory group to assist projects and non-profits achieve their dreams.

A specialized project manager who will drive organizational objectives and goals to completion, Frances has a proven record for taking new public private developments from nascent concepts to successful realities. Her strengths are in resourcing creative funding such as New Market Tax Credits and PACE financing.

Frances is recognized for strategically building ideas and developments that sell. Seasoned leader with deep experience managing organizational stakeholders, he has a reputation for solving problems for large-scale development projects that are challenging, complex or involve numerous, often competing interests. She works tirelessly at building relationships and connecting project partners with the right entities to ensure success. Her passion runs deep and defines the way she approach every project.