Mr. Thomsen has served as President of the Trust since 2020. He has over 25 years of experience in finance, accounting and strategic leadership that benefits the Trust.

Current Experience

  • President – Sterling Multifamily Trust and Sterling Office and Industrial Trust
  • Chief Executive Officer – Sterling Management, LLC

Previous Experience

  • Chief Investment Officer – Sterling Multifamily Trust, Sterling Office and Industrial Trust, Sterling Management, LLC
  • Chief Executive Officer – GOLDMARK Property Management, Inc.
  • Founder and CEO –  Black Arbor Group
  • Managing Director – Bell Wealth Management
  • Equity partner – Eide Bailly LLP, Fargo

Education and Designations

  • Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of North Dakota
  • Certified Public Accountant licensed in Minnesota and North Dakota
  • Certified Financial Examiner
  • Accredited Reinsurance Administration
  • Registered representative of Gardner Financial Services, Inc.
  • Real estate agent in North Dakota
  • Holds 7/66 securities licenses