Innsbrook Owners Association, Inc.
Walton Makepeace – President
Highwoods Properties, Inc.
Vice President, Richmond
Walton joined Highwoods in September, 2014 as vice president responsible for the Richmond division. He oversees a portfolio of more than 2.3 million square feet which is approximately 6.7% of Highwoods’ total annualized revenue plus a joint venture and third party portfolio of another seven hundred thousand square feet. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and has over 30 years of commercial real estate experience. Walton has been an integral part of the Richmond real estate community for the past 18 years.
Brian F. Witthoefft – Vice President
As partner and Managing Director of Lingerfelt CommonWealth Partners, Brian Witthoefft oversees all aspects of the leasing and marketing of the Company’s portfolio and sits on the Company’s Investment Committee. Since 2003, Brian has gained expertise and knowledge through multiple sectors of the commercial real estate industry, including third-party investment sales and brokerage with CB Richard Ellis, institutional experience in the public REIT sector with Liberty Property Trust, and private sector experience in development and acquisitions with the Lingerfelt CommonWealth Partners. Brian’s investment and leasing transactional experience includes over 750 transactions in excess of 7 million square feet. Brian is a graduate of James Madison University and is a licensed real estate broker in Virginia.
Paul W. Kreckman – Past President
Paul is part of Innsbrook’s original development team offering research and real estate analysis. He has over 35 years of experience in the Richmond real estate market, first as a consultant and then as a developer. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Syracuse University and a Master of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Virginia. Paul has been on the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors since 1985 and is a founding member.
BLAINE GARRETT – Secretary
Dominion Resources Services, Inc.
Real Estate Coordinator
Blaine joined Dominion in 1988 working in various real estate roles for Dominion Virginia and North Carolina Power Companies. Since 2004 he has led Dominion’s corporate real estate team. Blaine earned a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate and Urban Land Development from VCU. He has been on the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors since 2010.
Paul Heckman – TREASURER
Paul has over eleven years of experience in public accounting providing tax consulting and compliance services for privately owned businesses and individuals. Paul’s focus at Keiter emphasizes flow-through taxation, including partnerships, limited liability companies, and S corporations, most of which are heavily concentrated in the real estate industry. Paul received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Virginia Tech and has been on the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors since 2011.
SIDNEY GUNST, JR – FOUNDER
Innsbrook Associates, LLC
Real Estate Developer
Sidney is one of the original developers of Innsbrook which began construction in 1979. He currently splits his time between managing his real estate and political interests. He is a graduate of High Point University with a degree in business. Sidney has been on the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors since 1985 and is a founding member.
BRUCE KAY – MEMBER
Vice President of Investor Relations/Real Estate
Since 1982, Bruce has been responsible for overseeing all of the company’s real estate investments. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Colgate University and a Master of Commerce degree from the University of Richmond. Bruce has been on the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors since 1993.
MICHAEL BLEVINS – MEMBER
Wells Fargo Corporate Properties
Real Estate Portfolio Manager
Michael is a real estate portfolio manager responsible for the financial performance and daily operations of the administrative buildings in Central, Western and Eastern Virginia. He holds a Bachelors degree in Business with a concentration in Real Estate and Land Development from VCU. Michael joined the Innsbrook Owners Association Board of Directors in 2012.
WILLIAM (BILLY) BAKER – MEMBER
Capital One Inc.
Central Virginia Regional Lead, Richmond
William G. Baker, Jr. (Billy) has been with Capital One since 1995 and part of Workplace Solutions for the last 10 years. He is Central Virginia Regional Lead and has oversight for Capital One’s office space footprint from Richmond to Chesapeake. He is also accountable for the Mid-West and West regions and has responsibility for Portfolio Strategy and Transactions. Billy is a graduate of the University of the South.