Kristi Bearden

Director | Third Party Management

Professional Background

Kristi Bearden is Director of Third-Party Management with the Austin office of Weitzman, which she joined in 2010. She has managed commercial property in Austin for more than 15 years, working with premier real estate firms including Trammell Crow Company and Lincoln Property Company. Prior to joining Weitzman, Bearden assisted a local real estate trust as it relocated from Michigan. In addition to retail properties, Bearden has managed assets owned by institutional owners, large REITS, pension funds and local ownerships.

Bearden’s property management career has included assets all over the Austin and surrounding areas. Past retail management assignments have included Westbank Market and West Woods Shopping Center in the Westlake area, Escarpment Village located in the Circle C neighborhood, and the redevelopment of Northcross Mall, located in central Austin. Bearden has also managed several new retail developments from initial construction to full operation. These development assignments include the Shops at the Galleria in the City of Bee Cave, Red Oak Village in San Marcos and Killeen Marketplace in Killeen.


Bearden received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, Indiana.