Founder and Managing Principal  

Greg is a conceptual thinker and ideator, who has spent the past 20+ years developing real estate and hospitality brands. His experience yields a refined vision for L.W.P. Group that sets high standards and delivers strong business results. Currently, he oversees all corporate planning, acquisitions and finance for the company’s portfolio of investments. Greg also acts as L.W.P’s chief creative officer, assuming leadership on branding and marketing initiatives.  He frequently collaborates with leading talents in art, design, architecture and related industries, to translate business goals into unique brand, product and service experiences.



Chief Operating Officer     

Derek is responsible for all finance and operations related activities for the various businesses that make up L.W.P.  He has over ten years of professional experience in the areas of accounting, finance, and real estate. Derek holds a bachelor’s in accounting from Indiana University and an MBA from the University of San Diego.


Christina Strangman

Director of Special Projects & Property Management

Christina is a native to the San Diego area, she holds a bachelor's in public administration and a master's in international health care and has pursued a career in real estate. Her passion for philanthropy paired with her love of people and real estate make her a valuable and versatile member addition to the team.


Marcella Boren

Property Management & Leasing

Marcella was a part of The Pearl Hotel team upon its inception in 2007. Soon thereafter, her knowledge of and passion for the L.W.P.’s mission and vision resulted in an expanded role, encompassing leasing, property management and repairs and maintenance.


Annie Acheatel

Project Coordinator and Assistant to the Principal

Annie is the newest addition to the L.W.P team.  She has built her professional career working in creative arts, architectural & interior design and real estatement management firms.  She provides operational, creative, and administrative support in L.W.P’s hospitality and real estate ventures.