EXECUTIVE TEAM

Tom Sudberry is the founder and chairman of Sudberry Properties. After a career with Coldwell Banker, Sudberry established the firm in 1979 and has since been honored repeatedly for his business acumen, community service and philanthropic endeavors.

THOMAS W. SUDBERRY JR.

Chairman


​In 2013 he was inducted into the California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of Fame. That same year Sudberry Properties was honored as the Builder/Developer of the Year by the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA). ​In 2015 Tom was honored with a lifetime achievement award from Circulate San Diego. Earlier, he was The Diabetes Association’s “Father of the Year.” Sudberry has been involved in numerous business and industry organizations and currently serves on the board of the San Diego Economic Development Corporation and the Greater San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and the San Diego Air & Space Museum. He is a member of ICSC – the International Council of Shopping Centers, The Congress for the New Urbanism, Urban Land Institute, National Council for Urban Economic Development, the San Diego and North County BIA chapters and the Policy Advisory Board Executive Committee for the University of San Diego’s Burnham Moores Center for Real Estate. ​Throughout his career, he has been an enthusiastic community leader. Sudberry has been a member of the board of directors of the San Diego River Park Foundation, Impact Urban America, Circulate San Diego, Father Joe’s Villages, Santa Fe Christian Schools, the USS Midway Museum and the YMCA. He is the former Chairman of the Board of The Lincoln Club. Sudberry received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas, and his MBA from Stanford University. In 2003, he completed the Advanced Management Development Executive Program from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Sudberry served as a U.S. Naval Aviator and completed two Vietnam combat cruises aboard the USS Constellation.





COLTON T. SUDBERRY
CEO/President
(858) 546-3000

As President and CEO, Colton has maintained the company’s strategic direction focusing on mixed-use and town center developments with an emphasis on urban in-fill and master-planned communities.


​In 2013 he was inducted into the California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of Fame. That same year Sudberry Properties was honored as the Builder/Developer of the Year by the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA). ​In 2015 Tom was honored with a lifetime achievement award from Circulate San Diego. Earlier, he was The Diabetes Association’s “Father of the Year.” Sudberry has been involved in numerous business and industry organizations and currently serves on the board of the San Diego Economic Development Corporation and the Greater San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and the San Diego Air & Space Museum. He is a member of ICSC – the International Council of Shopping Centers, The Congress for the New Urbanism, Urban Land Institute, National Council for Urban Economic Development, the San Diego and North County BIA chapters and the Policy Advisory Board Executive Committee for the University of San Diego’s Burnham Moores Center for Real Estate. ​Throughout his career, he has been an enthusiastic community leader. Sudberry has been a member of the board of directors of the San Diego River Park Foundation, Impact Urban America, Circulate San Diego, Father Joe’s Villages, Santa Fe Christian Schools, the USS Midway Museum and the YMCA. He is the former Chairman of the Board of The Lincoln Club. Sudberry received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas, and his MBA from Stanford University. In 2003, he completed the Advanced Management Development Executive Program from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Sudberry served as a U.S. Naval Aviator and completed two Vietnam combat cruises aboard the USS Constellation.





MARCO SESSA

Principal
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Marco Sessa is Senior Vice President, Land Development/Residential for Sudberry Properties
and Principal/Partner in charge of all aspects of the

development of Civita, a 230-acre urban village,


currently under development on the site of a former quarry in San Diego’s Mission Valley. Civita is planned for nearly 5,000 homes, 900,000 square feet of commercial, retail and office space, and 60 acres of parks and open space. The Civita plan achieved a “gold” certification in the United States Green Building Council’s LEED-ND program. Sessa is also responsible for Sudberry’s portfolio of apartment communities, including more than 900 luxury units in Civita and future communities in Oceanside and Scripps Ranch. Before joining Sudberry Properties in 2002, Sessa was associated with Reno Contracting, Inc., where he managed the construction operations of 670,000 square feet of build-to-suit office developments with a total construction cost of $94 million. Earlier in his career, he was a staff engineer for Aguirre Engineers, Inc., a Colorado geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing company.Sessa graduated with honors from the University of Southern California with a Masters of Real Estate Development degree from the School of Policy, Planning, and Development. He also holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering (emphasis Construction Engineering Management) from the University of Colorado. Sessa was the 2013 Chairman of the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA) and is a member of the BIA’s Urban Council. He is also a member of Urban Land Institute, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Housing Committee and Circulate San Diego.His civic involvement includes board memberships with the Mission Valley Planning Group and the Mission Valley YMCA.





RICH SIMONS

Vice President/Office & Industrial

(949) 650-9403


 

Richard Simons is Principal/Partner in charge of all industrial and office projects for Sudberry Properties. He is responsible for implementing all aspects of the development process from site acquisition through


currently under development on the site of a former quarry in San Diego’s Mission Valley. Civita is planned for nearly 5,000 homes, 900,000 square feet of commercial, retail and office space, and 60 acres of parks and open space. The Civita plan achieved a “gold” certification in the United States Green Building Council’s LEED-ND program. Sessa is also responsible for Sudberry’s portfolio of apartment communities, including more than 900 luxury units in Civita and future communities in Oceanside and Scripps Ranch. Before joining Sudberry Properties in 2002, Sessa was associated with Reno Contracting, Inc., where he managed the construction operations of 670,000 square feet of build-to-suit office developments with a total construction cost of $94 million. Earlier in his career, he was a staff engineer for Aguirre Engineers, Inc., a Colorado geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing company.Sessa graduated with honors from the University of Southern California with a Masters of Real Estate Development degree from the School of Policy, Planning, and Development. He also holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering (emphasis Construction Engineering Management) from the University of Colorado. Sessa was the 2013 Chairman of the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA) and is a member of the BIA’s Urban Council. He is also a member of Urban Land Institute, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Housing Committee and Circulate San Diego.His civic involvement includes board memberships with the Mission Valley Planning Group and the Mission Valley YMCA.






​In 2013 he was inducted into the California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of Fame. That same year Sudberry Properties was honored as the Builder/Developer of the Year by the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA). ​In 2015 Tom was honored with a lifetime achievement award from Circulate San Diego. Earlier, he was The Diabetes Association’s “Father of the Year.” Sudberry has been involved in numerous business and industry organizations and currently serves on the board of the San Diego Economic Development Corporation and the Greater San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and the San Diego Air & Space Museum. He is a member of ICSC – the International Council of Shopping Centers, The Congress for the New Urbanism, Urban Land Institute, National Council for Urban Economic Development, the San Diego and North County BIA chapters and the Policy Advisory Board Executive Committee for the University of San Diego’s Burnham Moores Center for Real Estate. ​Throughout his career, he has been an enthusiastic community leader. Sudberry has been a member of the board of directors of the San Diego River Park Foundation, Impact Urban America, Circulate San Diego, Father Joe’s Villages, Santa Fe Christian Schools, the USS Midway Museum and the YMCA. He is the former Chairman of the Board of The Lincoln Club. Sudberry received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rice University in Houston, Texas, and his MBA from Stanford University. In 2003, he completed the Advanced Management Development Executive Program from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Sudberry served as a U.S. Naval Aviator and completed two Vietnam combat cruises aboard the USS Constellation.





 JOHN BOGUCKI
 

Chief Financial Officer

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John Bogucki, the Chief Financial Officer for Sudberry Properties, is responsible for overseeing the finance, accounting, and administration departments. He is 

charged with managing all financial aspects of numerous


currently under development on the site of a former quarry in San Diego’s Mission Valley. Civita is planned for nearly 5,000 homes, 900,000 square feet of commercial, retail and office space, and 60 acres of parks and open space. The Civita plan achieved a “gold” certification in the United States Green Building Council’s LEED-ND program. Sessa is also responsible for Sudberry’s portfolio of apartment communities, including more than 900 luxury units in Civita and future communities in Oceanside and Scripps Ranch. Before joining Sudberry Properties in 2002, Sessa was associated with Reno Contracting, Inc., where he managed the construction operations of 670,000 square feet of build-to-suit office developments with a total construction cost of $94 million. Earlier in his career, he was a staff engineer for Aguirre Engineers, Inc., a Colorado geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing company.Sessa graduated with honors from the University of Southern California with a Masters of Real Estate Development degree from the School of Policy, Planning, and Development. He also holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering (emphasis Construction Engineering Management) from the University of Colorado. Sessa was the 2013 Chairman of the San Diego Building Industry Association (BIA) and is a member of the BIA’s Urban Council. He is also a member of Urban Land Institute, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Housing Committee and Circulate San Diego.His civic involvement includes board memberships with the Mission Valley Planning Group and the Mission Valley YMCA.





 WILLIAM MAYER
 

Chief Operating Officer

and Chief Legal Officer 

(858)-220-7201

  Bill Mayer, the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Legal Officer for Sudberry Properties, is responsible for day-to-day operations, providing support for   

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