Sares Regis Group Commercial Division Welcomes New Hires

Warren Kim, Michelle Lin, and Deborah Tu Will Work as Senior Project Managers

SAN MATEO, CA, December 10, 2018 – Sares Regis Group of Northern California (SRGNC) continues to expand its Commercial Division with multiple new hires. Warren Kim, Michelle Lin, and Deborah Tu have joined SRGNC in the role of Senior Project Manager. They will drive the development of a number of high-profile projects throughout the Peninsula.

“As we continue to grow our Commercial Division, we place the utmost importance on hiring team members who have the skills and expertise needed to lead Sares Regis into the future,” says Jeff Birdwell, President of SRGNC’s Commercial Division. “Warren, Michelle, and Deborah all come to us with a stellar reputation and impressive credentials, and we’re confident that they will help us deliver many amazing projects in the coming years.”

Michelle Lin

As Senior Project Manager, Warren Kim will contribute to a number of projects in Mountain View. A licensed architect with 20 years of experience, Warren has collaborated with the offices of Kohn Pedersen Fox, Richard Meier and Partners, and Zimmer Gunsul Frasca. Most recently, Warren was self-employed as a principal project management consultant in New York City working on several commercial real estate projects. He holds a MArch from Southern California Institute of Architecture and a BArch and a BS in Architectural Studies from Washington State University.

Michelle Lin’s first SRGNC assignments will be in Sunnyvale. She is a licensed architect with 15 years of experience and comes to SRGNC from Group I in San Francisco, where she worked as a Senior Project Manager on the 950-974 Market project—a $400M, ground-up, mixed-use, high-rise development that includes 242 condos, a 232-room hotel, and retail. Michelle has a MAUD, a MArch, and a BA in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard University.

Deborah Tu

As a SRGNC Senior Project Manager, Deborah Tu will focus on a variety of corporate projects for a Mountain View-based client. She most recently worked with local Bay Area developers acquiring and developing infill residential, hospitality, and commercial projects primarily in Oakland, San Leandro, Sunnyvale, and San Jose. Deborah has a MS in Real Estate Development from Columbia University and a BA in Architecture with a concentration in City and Regional Planning.

About Sares Regis Group of Northern California
Sares Regis Group of Northern California and its affiliates, Regis Homes Bay Area and Regis Contractors Bay Area, are regional companies based in San Mateo, California. As leading developers and managers of commercial and residential real estate in the western United States, the companies have more than 6.9 million square feet of commercial properties valued at $6.7 billion and over 2,800 residential units under development. Since its inception, the company has acquired or developed over 21 million square feet of commercial properties and 20,000 multifamily and residential housing units. For more information, please visit:

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