Brad Williams     Equity Partner

Brad Williams has been purchasing, developing, and managing real estate and operating assets since 1978. He has spent the past 25 years in senior management positions with a focus on strategic planning, management, resource allocation, and mergers and acquisitions. He has a significant portion of his personal assets in multi-family investment properties.


Brad was most recently a member of the LLC that has served as the Sterling Real Estate Trust Advisor since the inception of Sterling Properties as a real estate investment trust. He is a shareholder of Sterling and is recently retired from his position as the Managing Director and a member of the board of directors of Goldmark Property Management, Inc., the largest property management company for Sterling. Goldmark Property Management, Inc. currently manages over 18,000 apartment units and two million square feet of commercial space.


Prior to joining Goldmark, Brad was a principal and consultant with LBW Management, LLC. He has served in a variety of chief executive management positions such as Executive Vice President for Ottertail Corporation, President of Dakota Beverage Company, and Managing Director of multiple Pepsi Bottling operations in Europe.


Brad has served the community through such leadership positions as Chairman of the Board of the Fargo Cass County Economic Development Corporation, a member of the North Dakota Development Fund Board, president of the First Lutheran Church Council, and as the chairman of two boards for the Governor of the State on North Dakota (the Workforce Development Council and the Faith-Based and Community Initiatives Advisory Commission). He holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration from Friends University, Wichita, Kansas.