Tom is responsible for the oversight of property management operations and business development in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience in Northern California with a long history of implementing “value-add” initiatives, including strategic leasing concepts and development efforts. Toms’ expertise covers a diverse range of property types, including urban office, suburban office, high street retail, suburban retail, regional malls, and multi-family residential properties.
Tom attended The University of California at Los Angeles, where he received a B.A. in Economics, and later the University of Wisconsin in Madison where he earned an M.S. in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics.
Memberships & Involvements
Executive Committee - USC Lusk Center for Real Estate
Member WREAA (Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association)
Member ICSC Norcal Program Committee
Director of Operations
Valeri is responsible for ensuring Colliers property management teams in Walnut Creek provide best-in-class service to clients and tenants. She is experienced in all aspects of management and operations, including due diligence, budget development, strategic planning, value creation, marketing, and lease negotiation. In addition to leading Colliers in delivering smooth day-to-day operations in the region, Valeri also provides direction on implementation of new initiatives and best practices.
Valeri has more than 30 years of experience working in commercial real estate, which includes over 15 years in property management as well as project and contract management. Prior to joining Colliers International, she worked with RREEF Management Company as a Senior Property Manager, and with The Cranbrook Group and Wilson Equity/Office as a Property Manager.