Luke Jessen

Development Director

As Development Project Manager, Luke Jessen feels blessed to work for a company that helps individuals find homes to live in and spaces to open up their own businesses. Luke’s responsibilities include project feasibility, market research, entitlement, and general business development efforts across all of our projects and markets. Luke works to identify opportunities for Lloyd Companies and our clients, works with the internal teams and other project stakeholders to determine market feasibility, and facilitate project team meetings to bring projects to a starting point.


Augustana University – Business Administration
Georgetown University – Masters of Real Estate Development

Sioux Falls Citizen Planning Academy
Iowa Real Estate License

Professional Passion

I love that I’m able to help bring projects forward that improve the communities that we do business in. Each project we do involves creativity and unique elements that make going to work fun!

Personal Interests

In my free time, I love going to the lake, exercising, or being on a patio in downtown Sioux Falls with my friends!

Community Involvement

Downtown Sioux Falls Design & Development Committee Vice Chair