Simon has named Adrienne Hood as the new general manager for White Oaks Mall. Taking the helm of the largest enclosed shopping center in central Illinois, Hood brings to White Oaks Mall several years of experience in mixed-use and commercial property management, most recently serving as general manager for The Shops at Chestnut Hill in suburban Boston and as assistant manager at The Domain in Austin, Texas.

Hood holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Tuskegee University as well as certifications in business from Emory University and the International Council of Shopping Centers in addition to the Project Management Professional designation.

“White Oaks Mall has been a mainstay in the community,” said Hood, who will be responsible for overseeing the financial, marketing and operational performance of the center. “I’m delighted and honored to be here. I look forward to working with the existing team to bring a fresh and exciting spin on the amenities, entertainment and experiences you would expect from central Illinois’ most outstanding shopping destination.”