Jen Politano

Asset Manager


  • Jen Politano

Jen is responsible for asset management of the retail and Opportunity Zone investments of Chestnut Funds.


Jen's primary responsibilities are monitoring performance of the funds' investments, interfacing with property managers and partners to ensure investment strategies are implemented, managing development projects, and coordinating on all leasing related matters. In addition, Jen is also involved in investment due diligence. Jen’s background includes significant experience managing development projects at Hutton, a Chattanooga-based fully integrated commercial real estate firm. 

Jen attended Covenant College as an undergraduate and received a Masters in Public Administration, Government, and Nonprofit Management from the University of Tennessee - Chattanooga.


832 Georgia Avenue

Suite 221

Chattanooga, TN 37402





Chestnut Funds extends its expertise through its affiliate relationships. Chestnut Development offers development management and project management services to select Chestnut Funds investments. Chestnut Catalyst brings knowledge and experience in impact framework design and measurement, strategic capacity building, and venture investing to Chestnut's Opportunity Zone Fund.

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