Jill Tiernan


  • Restaurant and Entertainment
  • Land
  • Pad Sites
  • Strategic Planning


Jill Tiernan joined The Retail Connection at launch in January 2004 as an Executive Vice President. Tiernan focuses on restaurants, retailers and listings.

Tiernan is currently working with such notable clients as Golden Chick, Buffalo Wild Wings, Toasted Yolk and Landry’s. She is presently listing the high-profile Trinity Groves Retail Project in West Dallas and has recently taken the Berkshire Court to 100% leased. Jill is also leasing Preston Shephard Place in Plano, Texas.

Jill is well known for being instrumental in creating neighborhoods in Dallas- Deep Ellum, West End, Downtown Main Street, and Trinity Groves.

Prior to joining The Retail Connection, Tiernan was a Senior Vice President of The Weitzman Group where she was a top producer. Tiernan’s expertise includes the negotiation of property leases, ground leases, land sales, and shopping centers sales as well as build-to-suits. In addition, Tiernan’s past experience includes representation of many landlords including; Kimco Realty, Lincoln Property Group, NewQuest, Hall Financial and Cinemark as well as tenant representation for MiCocina, Joe’s Crab Shack, Morton’s, Fuddruckers, Friday’s, and Abacus.

Jill is a member of Dallas Assembly, Oak Lawn Committee and International Council of Shopping Centers. Jill chaired the 2019 Stewpot luncheon with 800 attendees raising over $300,000. The Stewpot feed’s 1,000 homeless in Dallas daily.

Tiernan earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Mills College in Oakland, California. She enjoys playing Texas-Hold-em poker and Hollywood Gin Rummy in monthly card groups.