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Personnel Moves

Plano-based Tyler Technologies Welcomes New CIO

Plus, Trademark Property hires two new VPs, Paladin Partners welcomes executive managing director, and more.
By Preston Rios |

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Tyler Technologies

Kevin Iwersen

Kevin Iwersen, Chief Information Officer

Kevin Iwersen has experience managing technology infrastructures for corporations, state judicial courts, state executive government agencies, and U.S. military organizations, most recently serving as CIO for the Idaho Judicial Branch. He will work alongside Tyler’s chief technology officer, information security officer, and vice president of cloud strategy and operations in his new role. He will succeed former CIO Matt Bieri after Bieri’s retirement in early 2022.

Education: Eastern Michigan University (MSIT), Seattle Pacific University (B.A.)

Paladin Partners

James Reed

James Reed, Executive Managing Director and Partner of Development Services

James Reed will be responsible for all development and related finance activities in his new position at Paladin, including new developments, build-to-suit opportunities, redevelopment, and related construction services. Reed’s previous career has included more than $60 billion worth of projects.

Education: University of Louisiana at Lafayette (B.S.)

Trademark Property Co.

Brian Colacarro

Brian Colacarro, Senior Vice President of Asset Management

In his new role, Brian Colacarro will work to expand Trademark’s asset portfolio and institutional services businesses, as well as oversee guest experience and guest services platforms. Colacarro previously served as senior vice president of commercial for Swire Properties in Miami, where he led the vision and strategy for a multibillion-dollar mixed-use development and oversaw real estate assets of more than $5 billion.

Education: Miami University (B.S)


Matt Mallett

Matt Mallett, Senior Vice President of Product

Matt Mallett was most recently a managing director at Elm Park Capital, a private debt investment firm, where he was responsible for investment origination and evaluation, gaining first-hand experience with lower middle-market debt financing. Before that, he worked in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s investment division for two years.

Education: The University of Texas at Austin (BBA)

Brandon Pabalate

Brandon Pabalate, Director of Risk and Compliance

Brandon Pabalate comes to CollateralEdge as director of risk and compliance and with more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. Pabalate served as the enterprise risk officer for Vista Bank, overseeing several risk management functions. Prior to that, he served as a safety and soundness examiner for the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, leading commercial and trust examinations of supervised institutions.

Education: Texas Christian University (BBA)

Syska Hennessey

Will B. Hodges

Will B. Hodges, Associate Principal

Will B. Hodges has nearly 20 years of experience in mechanical engineering with a specialty in sustainable design. Since joining Syska’s Dallas office in 2006, he has designed many facilities, including large mission-critical data centers, commercial properties, hotels, hospitals, and light industrial buildings.

Education: Texas A&M University (B.S)

Newmark Group

Parker Sherrill

Parker Sherill, Director  

Parker Sherill joins Newmark from JLL, where he previously served as vice president for the company’s Hotel and Hospitality Group for two years. In his new role, he will focus on the Texas and Southwest markets.

Education: University of Arkansas (B.S.)

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