Tristan Baird joined Block & Company, Inc., Realtors in July 2014 as the Director of Management/Asset Operations. Tristan will be overseeing and managing the Property Management Department. His responsibilities include consulting, creating, and executing asset operational strategies that positively impact day to day productivity; portfolio and property operation benchmarking including net income after expenses and operating expenses, gross revenue, investment projections, return on investment, cash flow and distribution analysis; quantifying mission impacts that may affect financial return; developing and distributing periodic asset management reports; and assisting in modeling major systems full life-cycle financial analysis for each asset from acquisition through disposition.
Tristan comes to Block & Company from Marcelle Holdings, LLC where he was Senior Vice President of Operations and Asset Management for six years. Prior to Marcelle, he worked for Preservation Housing Management as a Regional Manager and was the Chief Asset Manager for B.E.U. of KC. His responsibilities included sitting on the Board of the 18th and Vine Redevelopment Committee, Oversight of the Vine Street Commercial District Partnerships, including the Historic Lincoln Building, the Gem Theater, the Negro League Baseball Museum, the Blue Room Jazz Lounge, and the Urban League of Greater Kansas City. Tristan also sat on the Board of the Urban Core Development Counsel where he was responsible for 635 multifamily units, 95 single family homes, over 750,000 square feet of commercial and office space, and 320 senior living units. He also served as a Committee Member of the 18th and Vine Blues Festival.