Ryan McDonald, MAI, FRICS

Ryan McDonald, MAI, FRICS

Managing Director

Current responsibilities

Ryan is the Managing Director for JLL’s Valuation Advisory platform in St. Louis overseeing a team of local and regional appraisers. Ryan also leads JLL’s national office sector team and JLL’s national self-storage specialty practice team. He handles management, appraisal review, and businsess development for the St. Louis office, Midwest region, and nationally. Ryan has a broad range of experience in the valuation and analysis of various types of commercial real estate including office, retail, industrial, multi-housing, self-storage, seniors housing, hospitality, mixed-use, residential subdivisions, renewable energy properties, and going concern valuations of complex assets. Ryan handles various national client accounts and is regularly involved in national portfolio originations and management. Ryan has deep real estate valuation ties with major financial institutions, pension funds, REITs, insurance companies, and hedge funds. Ryan has also provided expert testimony in litigation assignments and tax appeal cases.


Ryan has been providing commercial real estate valuations since 2003 and joined JLL through the acquisition of Integra Realty Resources (IRR) Chicago/Kansas City/St. Louis in December of 2016. Prior to joining JLL, Mr. McDonald was the Senior Managing Director of the St. Louis office of IRR. Mr. McDonald’s career with IRR began in Kansas City upon graduation from the University of Notre Dame in 2003. In 2004, he transferred to IRR’s Chicago office where he was promoted in 2008 to Associate Managing Director. In 2011, he returned to his hometown of St. Louis to build and manage the St. Louis office, which he assisted in opening in 2008 and where he now continues to serve as a managing director. Ryan and his team have provided valuation and consulting services on more than 2,500 assets in all 50 states over the past five years.


•University of Notre Dame, BA in Finance


•Appraisal Institute, Designated Member (MAI) since 2011

•Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, Fellow (FRICS)
since 2012

•Past Board of Director: St. Louis Chapter Appraisal Institute

•Alumni Board President: St. Louis Priory School

•Member: Notre Dame Construction and Real Estate Network

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in the following States:















•New York