Joanna Rotonde Manfro

Vice President

Shopping Centers

New York, NY

Joanna Rotonde Manfro is a real estate professional, serving as Vice President, at Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™. Joanna specializes in retail and mixed use, with a primary focus on shopping centers located within Suburban Markets of the Northeast. She has presented and executed a variety of different opportunities; from JV partnerships, tax efficient deal structures and partial interest acquisitions, which have created unique and profitable outcomes. Has a tremendous track record for deal sourcing off market.

Prior to Matthews™, Joanna worked for RPT, Regency Centers and Urstadt Biddle Properties and has grown their presence significantly in each of their respective markets of the Northeast. In her 15 years of experience on the principal side, Joanna has facilitated nearly $2 billion in transactions.

B.A., Legal Studies

Fordham University

SPS Schack Institute of Real Estate

New York University



  • 2023 – Women in CRE Spotlight – New York Real Estate Journal
  • 2014 –Strathsmore’s Who’s Who
  • 2014 –Real Estate Forums Future Business Leaders
  • 2013 – SCT Today Feature
  • 2011 – County’s 40UNDER40 Award
  • 2009, 2010, 2011 – Women in Real Estate
  • 2008 – Retail Traffic Magazine Cover Feature


  • ICSC NextGen Committee Member
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Retail Network
  • United Way Campaign Contributor and Active Member
  • Massachusetts Real Estate Commission
  • License No. 9584100 (MA)


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