20 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE
Background: Mr. Wigley, Founder of NTRG and the visionary of the model that makes NTRG so unique and successful, is a tenured property tax professional with over 25 years of experience in the field of property taxation.
Wigley has been engaged on thousands of cases throughout North America involving office, multi-family, industrial, retail, and mixed use/manufacturing properties, securing tax refunds and savings exceeding one billion dollars for his clientele during his multi-decade career.
Wigley represents notable clients such as Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, CB Richard Ellis Global Investors, Omni Hotels, Avis Rental Car, and the state pension funds of California and Utah.
Background: Ms. Garcia began her career with NTRG in 2004 as a Senior Director overseeing NTRG’s Southeast Operations in the NTRG Florida Office. In this role, she was responsible for the effective management of a comprehensive property tax consulting program for national and regional clients. This responsibility included the oversight of property tax valuation issues and appeals for a $4B portfolio of commercial real estate and personal property tax assets. Ms. Garcia currently serves as Executive Director – Consulting and Client Services. Her current responsibilities include managing consultants in 100% of all markets to ensure that the “best of the best” consultants are in place throughout the country. She also oversees client services, providing valuation and property tax consulting, appeal/litigation, tax planning, and compliance expertise to ensure satisfaction on client engagements.
Prior to joining NTRG, Ms. Garcia served as Tax Director in the Corporate Tax Sector. Ms. Garcia has combined experience of more than 30 years in the tax industry. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in Corporate Management, cum laude, from Florida Atlantic University. Ms. Garcia is also a long-standing member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT).
Background: Mr. Sanchez has been in the real estate and property tax industry since 2005. He has nationwide experience in both commercial property valuation and property tax consulting.
Within NTRG, he is responsible for managing the appeals process for several NTRG clients and assisting clients with budgeting property taxes for currently owned properties and potential new acquisitions. Mr. Sanchez earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Yeshiva University’s Sy Syms School of Business. He is a licensed Senior Property Tax Consultant in the State of Texas.
Background: Mr. Martinez has served the property tax industry since 2003. NTRG relies on this experience to provide best-in-class service to our clients and consultants. His extensive experience spans multiple industries including industrial complex manufacturing, healthcare, multi-family, hospitality, telecommunications, data centers, retail, restaurants, transportation, and oil and gas. Specific responsibilities at NTRG include appeal services, valuation analyses, pre-acquisition estimates, and budget preparations. Mr. Martinez’s strengths in client relations and new business development allow him to support NTRG, its clients, and consultants well beyond the data.
Prior to joining NTRG in 2018, Mr. Martinez served as Director, Tax Manager, and Tax Consultant for such firms as RETC, Grant Thornton LLP, and Deloitte Touche LLP.
His skill set includes multi-state property tax appeals and negotiation, multi-state property tax audit representation, and multi-state property tax return preparation.
Mr. Martinez is a licensed Property Tax Consultant in the state of Texas and a certified member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT) and the Tax Association of Property Tax Professionals (TAPTP). He earned his bachelor’s degree in business at the University of North Texas.
Background: Mr. Lusé joined National Tax Resource Group in 2002. He began his career in the real estate property/asset management industry in 1983 and has worked with nationally-known owners of privately- and publicly-held commercial and multifamily properties. While in asset management representing a national portfolio comprising approximately 30,000 apartment homes, he spent 10 years directly involved in all aspects of ad valorem property tax matters. Mr. Lusé provides NTRG with many years of experience understanding an owner’s perspective of property tax issues and providing hands-on management of property tax consultants. His organizational and analytical skills along with his ability to develop and implement strategic and support initiatives ensure our processes and procedures operate efficiently on a consistent basis to the benefit of all whom we serve.
After attending the University of Oklahoma, Mr. Lusé completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at the University of Texas at Dallas.
Background: Ms. Foresee joined National Tax Resource Group in 2014. She came to NTRG with extensive experience in customer support and data analysis. During her tenure at NTRG, Ms. Foresee has developed into a seasoned property tax professional with incredible support and data skills that make her an effective leader of our administrative team as they meet the daily challenges of supporting our clients, consultants, and NTRG personnel.
Ms. Foresee received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Missouri – Columbia.
Background: Ms. Martinez joined National Tax Resource Group in 2009. She entered the property tax industry as an administrator with NTRG. After learning the business, gaining the trust of her managers and peers, and showing a desire to accept more responsibilities, Ms. Martinez served as REO Portfolio Administrator then Sr. Associate – Audit & Compliance prior to becoming Manager – Compliance and Data.
Ms. Martinez is a licensed Property Tax Consultant with the Texas Department of Licensing and Registration.
Background: Mr. Sitzman joined National Tax Resource Group in 2019 and is charged with managing all aspects of accounting services for NTRG.
With more than 20 years serving as COO in charge of accounting for a personnel staffing agency and a National Account Executive for Interstate Batteries, Mr. Sitzman brings a level of customer service, presentation skills, and servant leadership not often found in accounting services.