Our Team: Investment Management
Jessica has been with Peregrine since the merger with ZMI. She started with ZMI in 2005 as an administrative assistant and is now an Assistant Manager with Peregrine. She is a team player in all aspects of her job. Her responsibilities include assisting in the daily operations of multiple buildings, ensuring maintenance of building systems and assisting tenants in resolving property/suite specific issues. Jessica loves that her job allows her to utilize her exceptional problem solving skills every day.
Ethan is a Senior Associate of Construction and Project Management at Peregrine Realty Partners, focused on value-add and tenant improvement construction projects. Ethan also organizes and manages Cal-OSHA, ADA, and HVAC upgrades as part of the value-add process while successfully completing projects through cost, time, quality, safety administration and management. Ethan earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration Finance from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa in 2005.
Mr. Kemp joined Peregrine in May of 2013 as Director of our San Diego portfolio. He has over 20 years of experience in commercial real estate acquisitions and management. Prior to joining Peregrine, Mr. Kemp spent 7 years as Vice President of TGK Investments in Honolulu, Hawaii, overseeing the operations of their real estate portfolio. He previously spent 5 years with Arden Realty Inc., in acquisitions, completing the purchases of over 45 commercial properties, totaling over 8 million square feet and valued in excess of $1 billion. Mr. Kemp received his MBA from the University of California’s A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management.
Julie joined Peregrine Realty Partners in July of 2012 as a Real Estate Director and with more than eleven years of experience; Julie oversees our L.A. County office portfolio. Julie maintains responsibility for all day-to-day management and oversight functions including; operations, renewal leasing, financial reporting, tenant relations and other value added propositions.
Prior to joining Peregrine, Julie worked for Essex Realty Management as a Property Manager overseeing a diverse portfolio of properties consisting of office buildings, multi-tenant office and industrial parks as well as “big box” industrial buildings located in Orange and Los Angeles Counties. Julie has a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Master’s degree in International Management. She is an active Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) member.
Don has over 14 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to joining Peregrine Realty Partners (previously ZMI Real Estate) in 2008, Don spent 6 years as an Investment Sales professional with First Team Commercial where he focused primarily on the sales and disposition of multi-family and in-fill projects along the Orange County coast. Don’s responsibilities include all aspects of Leasing and Property Management for Peregrine’s Office and Industrial assets located in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Diego Counties.
Emily joined Peregrine in October of 2014 as an Administrative Assistant. She completed her Real Estate License in December 2015 and is now the Assistant Property Manager of the Industrial portfolio in Carlsbad, San Diego. Emily received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Vermont in 2009.