Jason Johnson is a Managing Director at Whitman Peterson. Prior to joining the firm in 2012, Mr. Johnson worked at Highridge Partners in Los Angeles, CA and Morgan Stanley in New York, NY. At Highridge Partners Mr. Johnson analyzed commercial real estate acquisitions & dispositions, secured debt financing, and managed a portfolio of real estate assets. At Morgan Stanley he worked in the Private Equity Real Estate Fund group where he was part of asset and portfolio management. Part of his responsibilities at Morgan Stanley included valuing real estate assets, developing business plans with joint venture partners, and analyzing and tracking portfolio performance. Mr. Johnson earned his MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Business with concentrations in finance and real estate and has both a MAcc and BS in Accountancy from Brigham Young University. Jason Johnson is a CFA® charterholder and is a licensed CPA.