Our Team

Preston Walls, Founder & CEO

In his executive career, Preston has held leadership positions at Walls Property Group (Founder/CEO, >7 years) and Walls Property Management (Founder/CEO > 7 years). He is currently managing a portfolio of 70 buildings, valued over $250 MM. Preston directed a ground-up, 42-unit Built Green Class A-Mixed Use project, including planning, permitting, tenant relocation, demolition, construction, leasing, and financing. He is currently building a 61 unit mid-rise multi-family project, in permit for a 59 unit site and renovating several existing value-add properties in Seattle.

Preston has managed syndication projects requiring additional equity capital, raising capital, negotiating terms and partnership agreements, partitioning risk, and managing equity and debt offerings to investors. He has also served as the project manager for dozens of building renovations.

Preston obtained a B.A. with a double major in Economics and English from Colgate University. He has served on boards and advisory councils, including Discovery Montessori and Lakeside School. Preston is also a contributing member of the Forbes Real Estate Council and Puget Sound Business Journal Leadership Trust.

In his free time, Preston can be found fishing, boating, wakesurfing, skiing, and spending time with his two children. Preston also enjoys volunteering with his favorite charity, The Goodtimes Project - whose vision is to create caring spaces for families who have been affected by childhood cancer.

Heather Tabler, Director of Strategy & Development

Heather's journey with WPG began in November of 2011. She obtained her broker's license in 2012 and has worked with Preston to form syndicates and acquire investment properties in the Seattle area.  As the Director of Strategy and Development, she designs and implements processes to advance the company by identifying strategic growth opportunities and partnerships. Heather's personal experience as an owner of multifamily properties in Seattle keeps her busy, but offers first-hand knowledge of Seattle real estate investments. Born and raised in Maryland, Heather enjoys traveling with her husband and two young children and golfing.

Travis Bowers, Asset Manager

Travis’ commercial real estate experience is grounded on a win-win strategic sales strategy, learned from his mentors at GE Real Estate. He believes in finding common ground and starting there when negotiating. Travis’ laid-back, low stress mannerisms are a direct result of his formative years spent on the beaches of Hawaii.

Today, Travis calls Bellevue, WA home. Spending his free time coaching his son’s baseball team or taking his family on weekend trips to Olympic Peninsula or Eastern Washington. Walls Property Management is lucky to have this happy, enthusiastic and authentic team member!

Tyler Bjarnson - Business Development Manager

Tyler joined the team in September of 2018. Tyler is a licensed WA State Real Estate Broker. He is originally from Bremerton, WA but was raised just north in Kingston, WA. Tyler is a dependable, communicative, and enthusiastic leader on our team working primarily with 3rd party clients and investors. When not at work, Tyler loves watching and playing sports, especially pickleball and golf.

Brad St. Onge, Investor Relations

Brad brings to Walls Property Group approximately 10 years of experience in the real estate industry with a wealth of exposure to capital raising and residential/commercial wholesale lending. At WPG, his primary focus is on sourcing new investors and maintaining relationships with current investors.

Prior to Joining WPG, Brad was Director of Investor Relations for a commercial real estate syndicate and ran the firm’s capital raising effort. Prior to that, he was a Presidents Club member and top ten account executive of a national wholesale lender.

Brad graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He is a member of the Young Professionals of Seattle and the Greater Seattle Soccer League.  He is looking forward to exploring the Pacific Northwest.