Executive Bios

Robert W. Huston, Chairman

After serving six years on the Board of Directors, Bob Huston became Chairman of Watson Land Company in 2003. He received his BBA in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and his JD from the University of San Diego....

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Jeffrey Jennison, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jeffrey Jennison is the President and CEO of Watson Land Company, a developer, owner, and manager of industrial properties throughout Southern California and the East Coast. Jeff joined Watson Land Company in 2000, serving as the Vice President of Asset...

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Bradley Frazier, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel

As Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, Bradley Frazier oversees Watson’s Human Resources and Public Affairs departments and manages the company’s legal affairs. Bradley received his BA from the University of Washington and his JD from the UCLA School of...

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Kirk R. Johnson, Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer

Kirk R. Johnson, Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer As Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, Kirk Johnson is responsible for the deployment of capital and oversees the Acquisition, Disposition, Entitlement, Planning, and Construction teams. He has been with...

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Roger von Ting, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Roger von Ting manages lender relationships, procures insurance, and handles the financial reporting and accounting of Watson Land Company. A certified public accountant (inactive), Roger joined Watson’s financial department in 1994 and previously served as Assistant...

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Lance Ryan, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Lance Ryan brings over twenty seven years of experience in the commercial real estate industry to Watson Land Company. Lance joined Watson in 1997, serving as the Director of Marketing & Leasing and...

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Craig Halverson, Senior Vice President, Real Estate Development

With his considerable experience in the Southern California industrial real estate market, Craig Halverson uses his knowledge of acquisition and development to strategically expand Watson’s portfolio as Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development. Craig has worked in all the...

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Pilar M. Hoyos, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs

Senior Vice President of Public Affairs Pilar M. Hoyos serves as the advocate of Watson Land Company and its customers. In the cities in which Watson has a presence, Pilar is the liaison to the local government and community...

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Matthew Marfice, Vice President, Controller

Matt Marfice joined the Watson team in 1998 holding various positions within the Financial Department.  As Vice President, Controller, Matt is responsible for Watson’s financial planning and reporting, accounting activities such as income and property tax, insurance, and the handling...

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Matthew Means, Vice President, Asset Management

Joining Watson as the Director of Asset Management in 2008, Matthew Means has served as Vice President of Asset Management since 2014. In his role as Vice President, Means leads the Asset Management team and oversees the overall operational performance...

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