Tricia Walthorn joined the Gillespie Group in 2010 as the firm’s first Director of Finance where she manages accounting, finance and IT strategy for the company’s $314 million real estate portfolio.  As a member of the firm’s executive team, Walthorn is committed to growing the company to meet its objectives while pursuing financial strategies that protect and maximize investor returns.  Through her tenure at the Gillespie Group, Walthorn has successfully executed complex capitalization strategies, bringing creative developments to life in Lansing, Michigan’s urban core, such as the Capital City Market, one of Michigan’s featured Opportunity Zone projects.

Prior to joining the Gillespie Group, Walthorn began her career as a CPA with Plante Moran, PLLC, where she specialized in the firm’s real estate and construction practice. Walthorn holds a bachelor of arts degree in Accounting from Michigan State University, where she graduated with high honors.