Who We Are

We are all about clients instead of commissions, trust instead of transaction volume, and long-term relationships vs. short-term profits. Our principals have over 30 years of experience in real estate, finance, tax structuring, and wealth management. We have spent our careers helping our clients find the right real estate solutions to effectively defer their taxes and protect and grow their wealth.

Executives

Melinda Marston

Melinda Marston

President & Broker

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Melinda Marston

Melinda Marston

President & Broker

Melinda serves as JRW Realty’s President, focusing on the sourcing and procurement of long-term net-leased assets backed by investment-grade corporations and multifamily properties for sole ownership clients. Since joining JRW Realty in February of 2016, she has overseen the closing of over $1.25 billion in transactions of over 300 properties. 

Melinda holds a broker license and a California real estate license, in addition to holding Series 22 and Series 62 licenses. She graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master of Arts in Organizational Communication and Business.

Joshua Ungerecht

Joshua Ungerecht

Managing Partner & Broker

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Joshua Ungerecht

Joshua Ungerecht

Managing Partner & Broker

Joshua is a Managing Partner and Broker of JRW Realty, the CEO of JRW Investments, and a Managing Partner of ExchangeRight and Telos Capital. In 2006, Joshua established the Firm's Due Diligence department as an industry leader in securitized real estate analysis.

Together with Warren Thomas, Joshua has overseen and underwritten the acquisition of over $2 billion in real estate. Joshua graduated from The Master's College, Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in Theology, Apologetics, and Missions and is currently on leave from Talbot Graduate School, where he was pursuing an M.A. in Philosophy of Religion and Ethics. He also maintains Series 7, 22, 24, 63, 66 and 79 Securities Licenses through Lighthouse Capital Group, LLC. Member FINRA/SiPC. Joshua also maintains a California real estate broker's license.

Warren Thomas

Warren Thomas

Managing Partner & Agent

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Warren Thomas

Warren Thomas

Managing Partner & Agent

Warren is the co-founder of JRW Investments, Inc. and a managing member of Telos Capital and ExchangeRight. Prior to forming JRW in 2003, Warren developed an extensive tax practice including estate planning, financial planning and real estate advisory services.

Warren has over 35 years of experience as a CPA and has been an active commercial real estate investor for the past 15 years. He graduated in 1978 from Biola University with a B.S. in Business Administration, specializing in Accounting. He also earned a master’s degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University in 1993. Additionally, he maintains Series 6, 7, 22, 24, 39, 63, 66 and 79 Securities Licenses through Lighthouse Capital Group, LLC. Member FINRA/SiPC. Warren also maintains a California real estate license.

Susana Dryden

Susana Dryden

COO

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Susana Dryden

Susana Dryden

COO

Susana began working with JRW Investments in March of 2007. She has played an integral role within the firm and has been a key component in the building and development of the firm’s internal departments and processes.

Dave Van Steenis

Dave Van Steenis

CFO

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Dave Van Steenis

Dave Van Steenis

CFO

David currently serves as Chief Financial Officer for Telos Capital and ExchangeRight. He is focused on acquisitions and financial reporting for both companies.

Real Estate Agents

Stephanie Kelsey

Stephanie Kelsey

Real Estate Advisor

Leanna Tatikian

Leanna Tatikian

Real Estate Advisor

Operations

Jennifer Rodriguez

Jennifer Rodriguez

Operations Manager

Brenna Gelbaum

Brenna Gelbaum

Real Estate Analyst

Carol Yip

Carol Yip

Real Estate Analyst

Accounting

Kevin Steines

Kevin Steines

Controller

Melinda McGregor

Melinda McGregor

Controller

Marisa Dimov

Marisa Dimov

Accountant