Chief Acquisitions Officer
Terena Belitz serves as the Chief Acquisitions Officer for Sterling Group United. In this role, she is responsible for managing and facilitating real estate activities and transactions for Sterling’s Alternative Investment Funds nationwide. Terena oversees the research, evaluation, and selection of properties for acquisition and ensures the managed real estate portfolios are aligned with Sterling’s business goals and risk tolerance. She also builds relationships with and closely supports all of Sterling’s property managers; overseeing and ensuring all rental properties are safe, properly maintained in good working order, and occupied.
Prior to working at Sterling Group United, Terena served in the Navy as a Linguist. She retired after 20 years of active-duty service, in May 2019. She spent most of her career in the Navy stationed on the East Coast in the Maryland and Washington DC metro area, providing linguistic and analytic support to the U.S. government domestically and overseas. Before the Navy she was an Arizona native – born and raised. Currently, Terena lives in Washington state with her husband and three kids.