As President of Warrington PCI, Adam is actively involved in all aspects of the company including maintaining strong client relations, developing new business and constantly looking at innovative ways to enhance our property management, strata management and leasing services. Adam has established long-standing working relationships with national and regional tenants, leading brokers and contractors throughout Western Canada. His nickname is “the fearless leader” as he loves a challenge and uncovering the opportunities that come with it. Adam holds a bachelor’s degree with Honours in Technology Management from BCIT and a diploma in Marketing Management from BCIT. Prior to joining Warrington PCI Management, Adam worked in senior management and sales management positions for leading technology companies over 11 years.
Lorna oversees strategic property management and operations for all WPM managed properties. She joined WPM in 2017 and brings over thirty years of property management experience. Her vast experience managing various types of retail and office real estate, includes: strip centres, mixed use centres, enclosed shopping centres, downtown retail and office buildings, community centres and suburban office buildings. In recent years, Lorna was located in Asia, primarily Shanghai, PRC, Seoul, South Korea and Hong Kong where she played a vital role in the development of management and operations procedures for mixed use projects in China, South Korea and Macau. Her experience oversees grants WPM a strong appreciation and comprehension of multicultural business dynamics. Lorna holds her Certified Shopping Centre Manager designation from the International Council of Shopping Centres.
Mackenzie oversees the accounting team at WPM. This includes the strategic direction and oversight of corporate accounting, operational accounting and treasury. Mackenzie brings over 15 years of accounting and finance experience specializing in the real estate industry. She has guided teams through implementation of new accounting software programs, ever-changing financial regulations and vastly growing and evolving business. Mackenzie is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University.
Dale’s 45-year real estate career has spanned private and public markets, cross-cutting appraisal, asset, development and property management. Along with Stephen Duyvewaardt, Dale founded SDM Realty Advisors in 1994, building it into a company that manages office, retail and industrial assets owned by clients based in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. At WPM, Dale isfocused on the management of relationships with clients, the delivery of responsive service and ensuring a complete and total understanding of all aspects of the portfolio. He holds two degrees specializing in real estate: a Bachelor of Commerce from UBC and a Master of Science from MIT.
Stephen has been actively involved in the commercial real estate business since 1984. As a founding principal of SDM Realty Advisors with Dale Mumford in 1994, Stephen focuses on all leasing aspects of the company’s portfolio with a deep knowledge of office, industrial and retail leasing. Stephen brings 37 years of experience to his role at WPM and has completed over 10m square feet of transactions during his career. He is also actively involved with business development playing a key role in building a management portfolio of over 7.5m sf of office, industrial and retail assets. Stephen has a deep understanding of all facets of the leasing process with a particular strength in structuring and negotiating complex transactions and the associated documentation. Stephen holds a BComm from UBC specializing in Urban Land Economics.
Kristen leads a team of dedicated finance and accounting professionals and is responsible for providing leadership and overall financial direction of the accounting and finance functions for PCI and WPM. She provides strategic direction and oversees financing and capital activities at PCI and WPM. Kristen obtained her Chartered Accountant designation at Deloitte and has held various senior finance roles in real estate, finance and infrastructure industries.
Chris is a graduate of Carleton University in Ottawa and the Sauder School of Business at UBC and is licensed as an Associate Broker, Strata Manager, Rental Property Manager, and Real Estate Salesperson by the Real Estate Council of British Columbia. Since joining WPM in 2008, Chris has managed a large commercial portfolio, worked closely with PCI on multiple development projects, and overseen WPM’s strata division. His breadth of operational and regulatory knowledge combined with his construction experience are an invaluable asset to our clients and properties.
Laura has been in the commercial real estate industry since 1999 and over the past 22 years she has been involved in office, retail, industrial, commercial strata and residential rental. She oversaw the successful commissioning and tenanting of PCI’s award-winning mixed-use developments Cross Roads and Marine Gateway. Laura has a keen interest in leadership, new construction, sustainability initiatives, accessibility and ensuring service excellence is top of mind. She is a highly regarded and sought-after speaker at many local and regional industry events for her considerable experience and exceptional demeanour.
John has over 35 years of commercial leasing, development and acquisitions experience. John has represented both landlords and tenants in identifying and securing real estate opportunities across Canada and in the U.S. John leads WPM’s retail leasing team and is personally active in retail leasing, acquisitions and dispositions for institutional and private owners throughout Western Canada. He is focused on project assessment, negotiating agreements and creating value for our clients. John has earned the designations of Certified Leasing Specialist (CLS) and Certified Retail Property Executive (CRX) from the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
Ian joined Stephen and Dale at SDM Realty in 2000 and has 28 years of experience in the real estate industry covering corporate, development and property management. Ian leads a large team of accountants at WPM to provide accurate and timely reporting to clients. Flexibility in reporting has been a keystone in meeting the needs of the various types of clients, from small family operations to large international property owners. Multiple accounting systems as required by clients are used to accomplish the reporting. Ian and his team work with many different audit firms to complete the building and operating expense audits for the properties. Ian holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan.
Amy joined WPM in 2021 and brings over 15 years of accounting and financial experience with 8+ years managerial experience in the real estate industry. She provides day-to-day financialguidance and oversight to her property accounting team and client portfolio of properties (retail, office and industrial). Amy obtained her Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) designation in 2007 and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University.
Kai oversees Human Resources and Property Administration functions. She’s also WPM’s go-to for just about everything else. Prior to WPM, Kai counseled managers in BC, ON, and MB as a Human Resources Generalist. Kai holds a Bachelors of Commerce, specializing in Human Resources Management, from the University of British Columbia and is currently a Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP).
As Director of Leasing, Jeff is responsible for the marketing and leasing efforts of a large portfolio of industrial, retail and office assets throughout British Columbia, primarily concentrated in the Lower Mainland. He works with the leasing team in marketing, research, budgeting and reporting and is closely involved with the operations and management staff for the assets he oversees. Jeff has over 12 years’ experience in commercial leasing previously holding roles at SDM Realty Advisors, Westbank Corp. and Reliance Properties. Jeff earned a Diploma in Commercial Real Estate from BCIT in 2005.
Sanjay is an integral part of WPM’s leasing team as he represents Landlords and Tenants in Lease negotiation and analysis. Sanjay specializes in retail and office leasing activities within WPM’s portfolio for institutional and private owners and is focused on maintaining his relationships by adding value for his clients and developing business by providing excellent service and real estate expertise.
Kathy oversees the leasing activities for a large portfolio of office, industrial and retail assets. This includes providing data-driven recommendations and implementing leasing strategies to maximize property value. Bringing seven years of experience in commercial leasing and property management, she has extensive experience working with both institutional and private owners while maintaining strong relationships with all stakeholders. Kathy holds a Bachelor of Commerce, from the University of British Columbia, specializing in Finance and Real Estate.
As Director of Operations, Paul has over 25 years of experience in maintenance, engineering and facilities management with a focus on the safe and efficient operation of all our properties. Paul supports our Property Managers in the leadership of a skilled team of onsite Building Operators with a commitment to health, safety and the environment, and the continuous improvement of our managed properties for the benefit of our clients, our tenants and the public.