Jim Carter


Jim Carter – Managing Member and CEO of SGI Partners, LLC

• Founder, Spruce Grove Inc., General Contractor
• 52-year veteran developer, manager and investor in 4,500+ apartment units and 1.5 million s.f. of shopping centers, office buildings and self-storage
• Tours of duty as bank and savings & loan owner, and major interest holder in a $1 billion note pool
• Developed South Coast Winery and Resort from the ground up, a 15-year, voted the 2008, 2009, 2013 and 2016 #1 Winery in California
• Current portfolio: 2.5 million s.f. in 18 properties, including multifamily, self-storage, retail, office, hospitality, and vineyard (over 500 planted acres)—

Role in SGI Partners: Managing Member, CEO, sponsor, strategic planner

Jeff Carter

Jeff Carter – Managing Member and CFO/COO of SGI Partners, LLC

• COO/CFO, Spruce Grove Inc.
• 20-year industry veteran manager of portfolio for SGI Partners and Spruce Grove, Inc.
• Oversees financial, legal and day-to-day operations for more than 800 employees
• Directs all capital structuring of portfolio
• Manages construction, acquisition, disposition, manufacturing and wholesale operations
• Education: BA—California Fullerton, MBA—University of Southern California

Role in SGI Partners: Managing Member, Operations Manager, COO/CFO

Dale Godges

Dale Godges – Corporate Controller

• Extensive experience with closely-held businesses, with a particular emphasis in budgeting and forecasting, real estate portfolios and advanced estate planning
• Certified Public Accountant/Practiced as a CPA for nearly 35 years
• Served as controller or CFO of various companies, where he was instrumental in building complex budgets and forecasts to help structure those businesses
• Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting—California State University, Long Beach

Role for SGI Partners: All accounting and reporting duties

Sheri Zirschky

Sheri Zirschky – Regional Manager – Multifamily/Self-Storage

• 17-year veteran in the residential property sector, specializing in
California and Texas regions.
• Expertise encompasses on-site, corporate and regional levels of property management,
as well as Federal Fair Housing Guidelines
• Represented landlords on leasing and management issues for private homes,
residential units, mixed-use developments and storage facilities
• Additional experience in public/private development with Section 8 housing, age-restricted senior communities and self-storage facilities

Role for SGI Partners: Operational management, vendor relations, public relations, marketing strategies and budget preparations for multifamily and self-storage holdings and opportunities

Lawna Munholland

Lawna Munholland – Regional Manager – Commercial

• 43-year veteran of diversified commercial management in the S. California region
• Manages roughly $50 million of commercial property annually and is currently managing in excess of 400,000 square feet of real estate assets
• Expertise ranges from retail to office and industrial to investment brokerage, and includes managing leases, budgets, legal proceedings, insurance and project management with expert execution

Role for SGI Partners: Operational management, vendor relations, public relations and budget preparations for commercial holdings and opportunities.