Mollie Ann Westphal

President

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Mollie Ann Westphal is the President of the Property Management Group of Balco Properties, Ltd., LLC, which is a commercial real estate company.  Balco is a subsidiary of Bay Alarm Company.  Ms. Westphal is responsible for asset management and real estate redevelopment. Mollie’s focus is also on acquisitions of office products, leasing, and capital projects in California. One of Balco’s goals is sustainable green buildings and redeveloping class B buildings for a higher and better use. Balco is involved in many charities and business groups improving local communities and the way we live and do business in California. Balco belongs to the Chamber of Commerce in the cities of Oakland, Lafayette, Concord and Martinez. Ms. Westphal is currently a member of BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association), ROC (Regional Owners Council), Vistage International, Oakland Builders Association, and YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization). Balco Properties participates in local charities such as, Girls Inc., Boy Scouts of America, Project Night Night and Children’s Hospital.


Reed Westphal

Vice President

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Reed Westphal is Vice President of Balco Properties and is responsible for a wide range of duties.  Reed’s primary focus is on the acquisition of industrial assets and or other asset types in the nine county bay area where there is an opportunity to add value or reposition.  Reed also specializes in the entitlement and development of our assets that no longer serve their original highest and best use.  Other responsibilities also include; managing our large-scale capital improvement projects as well as the day to day management of Balco’s industrial portfolio east of the Caldecott tunnel.  Reed holds a California Real Estate license and is in the process of attaining both his brokers and CPM licenses.


Graham Westphal

Partner

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Graham Westphal is co-President of Bay Alarm Company, a sister company to Balco Properties.  Graham works with the Acquisition Team which seeks to grow its asset base through acquisition of Commercial Real Estate.


Mollie Ann Westphal

President

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Mollie Ann Westphal is the President of the Property Management Group of Balco Properties, Ltd., LLC, which is a commercial real estate company.  Balco is a subsidiary of Bay Alarm Company.  Ms. Westphal is responsible for asset management and real estate redevelopment. Mollie’s focus is also on acquisitions of office products, leasing, and capital projects in California. One of Balco’s goals is sustainable green buildings and redeveloping class B buildings for a higher and better use. Balco is involved in many charities and business groups improving local communities and the way we live and do business in California. Balco belongs to the Chamber of Commerce in the cities of Oakland, Lafayette, Concord and Martinez. Ms. Westphal is currently a member of BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association), ROC (Regional Owners Council), Vistage International, Oakland Builders Association, and YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization). Balco Properties participates in local charities such as, Girls Inc., Boy Scouts of America, Project Night Night and Children’s Hospital.


Lori Brown

Executive Assistant & Special Projects

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Lori Brown, Executive Assistant/Special Projects, joined Balco Properties in January 2009.  Prior to joining Balco, she assisted the Chairman and the CEO at Bay Alarm.  Lori is responsible for assisting the President of Balco. She acts as a liaison between executive management and the daily property management operations. She holds an MBA from Averett College, in Virginia.


Queenie Cheung

Property Manager

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Queenie Cheung joined Balco Properties in June 2016 with broad experience in business, real estate, arts, and education. She graduated from the University of California, Riverside and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration.  Currently, she is the commercial property manager for the North Bay and Southern California locations. Prior to joining Balco Properties, she worked for a property management firm in the Peninsula managing multi-tenant commercial buildings in the bay area.


Gary Furney

Accounting Manager

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Gary Furney joined Balco Properties in October 2014.  As Accounting Manager, he is responsible for the day-to-day accounting operations for Balco Properties.  He began his career at Deloitte followed by real estate experience at Catellus Development Company, where he was the SEC Reporting Manager.  Subsequently, at Shorenstein, he was Portfolio Accounting Manager.  Gary graduated from Baylor University, with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and he holds an active California Certified Public Accountant’s license.


Blair Hansen

Property Administrator

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Blair is one of the most recent members to join the Balco Properties team and serves as our Property Administrator. Blair’s experience ranges from the sales and management of a high-end Landscape Company, conducting the operations in a groundbreaking travel company for their luxury Ultimate Escapes Vacations, and was an award-winning professional musician for fifteen years. He has also written for a few documentaries, commercials, and movies. In his spare time, Blair likes to hike with his family, travel, and considers himself to be both an animal and human right’s activist.


Tiffany Lundberg

Assistant Property Manager

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Tiffany joined Balco Properties in June 2015. Prior to joining Balco, Tiffany worked in education. As an Assistant Property Manager, Tiffany addresses Tenant concerns and maintenance issues. She also assists in accounts receivable and payable. For Marketing, Tiffany manages the website and all social media for Balco. In Tiffany’s spare time she hikes, skis, races, travels, and watches movies.


Corissa Lutz

Director of Real Estate Operations

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Supervises all property management, asset, and transaction management activities for Balco Properties. Cori has a Master’s Degree in Business with experience in commercial real estate, having held positions with Prologis, Cushman and Wakefield, and Digital Realty.


Robert Porter

Controller

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Robert Porter joined Balco Properties Ltd., LLC in 2014 to provide leadership and strategic direction for the accounting and financial reporting functions of the company.  He’s assumed increasing responsibilities for financial analysis and planning to support the growth and vision of Balco Properties.

Robert brings to Balco over 15 years of progressive accounting experience in the commercial real estate industry.  He began his career with big six public accounting experience at Coopers & Lybrand followed by large institutional real estate experience at Hines where in addition to his normal responsibilities performed due diligence for acquisitions and dispositions of properties.  He served in controllership and supervisory roles at Rawson, Blum & Leon and Wareham Development where he expanded his knowledge in numerous areas including entity formation, 1031 Exchange transactions, construction / development accounting and other relevant experiences beneficial to investments in real estate.  Robert earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.


Scott Rector

Assistant Property Manager

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Scott joined Balco in June 2016 and is responsible for assisting in all property, asset, and transaction management activities. He comes to us from Digital Realty with ten years’ experience in class-A data center property management, starting as an accounting assistant and advancing into the role of Assistant Real Estate Manager.  Scott joined the Balco team to pursue exciting opportunities to grow his industry knowledge and experience in commercial real estate.