Professionals

Senior Principals

  • Robert Bloom
  • Timothy J. Junker
  • Angela R. Lang
  • Justin L. Leonard
  • James R. Odenbach
  • Perry M. Pinto
  • Richard B. Ratke
  • Brett Rose
  • Stephen Sotoloff
  • Richard A. Watson
  • Douglas J. Welker

Robert Bloom

Senior Principal

Investment Committee

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Bloom was an acquisitions Vice President in Goldman Sachs' Real Estate Principal Investment Area (Whitehall). He has a BA from Yale University and a MBA from Stanford University.

Timothy J. Junker

Senior Principal

Acquisitions

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Junker was a Senior Financial Analyst in the Acquisitions Group at LaSalle Partners. He has a BA from Northwestern University.

Angela R. Lang

Senior Principal

General Counsel

General Counsel overseeing the firm's legal matters. Prior to joining Walton Street, Ms. Lang was a Partner at Mayer Brown LLP serving corporate and real estate clients including Walton Street. Ms. Lang has a BS and JD from Indiana University.

Justin L. Leonard

Senior Principal

Asset Management

Mr. Leonard has a BS in Real Estate from the University of Wisconsin.

James R. Odenbach

Senior Principal

Asset Management

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Odenbach was an Associate at JMB Realty Corporation in the Financial Reporting Group. He has a BBA from Loyola University.

Perry M. Pinto

Senior Principal

Investment Committee

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Pinto was an Associate at JMB Institutional Realty Corporation in the Acquisitions Group. He has a BBA from the University of Michigan. Mr. Pinto is a CFA charterholder.

Richard B. Ratke

Senior Principal

Investment Committee

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Ratke was an Associate in Goldman Sachs’ Real Estate Investment Banking Division. He has a BS from the University of Michigan and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Brett Rose

Senior Principal

Asset Management

Mr. Rose has a BS from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.

Stephen Sotoloff

Senior Principal

Investment Committee

Mr. Sotoloff has a BS in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University.

Richard A. Watson

Senior Principal

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Watson is a Principal and the Chief Financial Officer overseeing financial reporting. Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Watson was an Accounting Manager at JMB Realty Corporation, prior thereto, a Senior Internal Auditor at Melvin Simon & Associates, and prior thereto, a Senior Auditor at Deloitte & Touche (then Touche Ross & Co.). He has a BS from Purdue University.

Douglas J. Welker

Senior Principal

Asset Management

Prior to joining Walton Street, Mr. Welker was a Senior Vice President at JMB Realty Corporation in the Asset Management Group. He has a BA from the University of Illinois. Mr. Welker is a CPA.