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Executive Team

Our talented senior management team includes a staff of operations, property managers, asset managers, attorneys, CPAs, and specialists in finance, technology, risk management and forensic accounting– all with the knowledge and experience to handle complex operational, financial and legal issues in the commercial real estate and multifamily industries.

William J. Hoffman


David Wallace

David Wallace heads oversees Trigild’s team in court-ordered receiverships for assets across the nation, successfully resolving distressed loans and preserving assets as a court-appointed fiduciary.

Mr. Wallace has experience leading a team of real estate asset managers, property managers, property accountants, accounting firms, and law firms in a bankruptcy liquidation of interests in a real estate portfolio that includes more than 100 companies with equity and other management entities. The portfolio, valued at over $1.6 billion, includes assets in the multi-family, student housing, and retail asset classes.

Mr. Wallace also leads the legal team on a number of other fiduciary assignments, in bankruptcy, state, and federal courts. He has extensive experience in workouts related to CMBS and balance sheet loans, as well as transactions involving private equity, REITs, and sovereign wealth funds. Further, Mr. Wallace has overseen and served as lead counsel in a number of fraudulent transfer actions with ultimate recoveries in the tens of millions of dollars. Wallace also serves as a Ch. 11 trustee for a large real estate holding company with assets across multiple property types.

Wallace holds a B.B.A in Finance from Texas Christian University and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University. Prior to joining Trigild, Mr. Wallace worked as a financial analyst and also as an attorney with Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP. At Fulbright, Mr. Wallace represented a broad range of clients in both litigation and transactional matters. Mr. Wallace also represented a number of master and special servicers in connection with CMBS loan transactions and workouts. Clients included pharmaceutical and device manufacturers, banks, oil and gas companies, and other Fortune 500 companies across an array of industries.

Mr. Wallace lives in Keller, TX with his wife and two daughters, and is quickly becoming an expert observer of gymnastics and dance recitals. 


Aaron Kudla

Aaron J. Kudla, Senior Legal Counsel, is an essential part of Trigild’s legal team, handling court-ordered receivership and bankruptcy trustee appointments. Additionally, he provides legal, forensic accounting, real estate and taxation advice for Trigild, including a current bankruptcy liquidating trustee appointment over a $1.6 billion real estate portfolio that includes more than 100 companies with equity and/or management interests in 45 commercial and multi-family properties located throughout the country.

Additionally, Kudla handles complex real estate Ponzi schemes, lender fraud, embezzlement, valuation, money laundering and other fraud cases.  He has advised clients dealing with Ponzi schemes involving fraudulent mortgages sold to investors for commercial real estate, fraudulent ownership of development companies building multiple residential housing projects, and fraudulent sale and leasing of ATM machines.

He also handles complex real estate transactional matters and operational services for businesses in banking, finance, medical, liquor distributors and retailers, restaurants, shopping centers, agriculture, dairy, auto dealerships and many other industries.

A California licensed attorney, certified public accountant and licensed real estate broker.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from California State University Fullerton, a J.D., with a concentration in intellectual property, telecommunications and technology regulation from California Western School of Law, and associate’s degrees in accounting and real estate from Palomar College.


Nancy Daniels

With 25 years of broad based real estate experience, Nancy Daniels is responsible for Trigild’s commercial portfolio of office, industrial, retail, and multi-family properties.  Her extensive background in commercial development includes all aspects of the real estate life cycle -- acquisition, project design, entitlement, financial modeling, land development, commercial construction, property management, leasing, sales and disposition.

Prior to joining Trigild, she held key roles with several Southern California commercial real estate firms, exercising primary responsibility for entitlement, development, and sale of over $250 million in commercial properties.  Specializing in office and industrial, she has developed properties from land acquisition through build out, including the 620,000 sf build-to-suit for Professional Hospital Supply, which merged a Class A office with the company’s main distribution center.

In her current role at Trigild, she is known for creating value in her portfolio through strategic leasing, capital improvements, and targeted management.  Her expertise is evidenced by being awarded the NAIOP Inland Empire “Office Transaction of the Year” for a 232,176 sf lease negotiated with Inland Empire Medical Plan in less than 30 days, and her success in closing receivership sales in excess of $100 million dollars, including the Atrium building, which was sold at 13% over broker generated offers, resulting in a $6 million increase in purchase price.

Nancy holds a Bachelor degree in economics from the University of California, San Diego and is a licensed real estate broker in California.


Spencer Ruberti

As Asset Manager, Ruberti is responsible for the oversight of a portfolio of office, industrial, retail, multifamily, and self-storage assets throughout the Western United States.  During his tenure with Trigild, he’s worked on more than 50 assets totaling more than two million square feet and over $200 million in total value. His primary goal is to develop and execute strategies that most efficiently maximize asset value, with responsibilities including the creation of annual operating budgets, review of monthly financial statements, and negotiation of lease/sale documents.

In addition to his role as an asset manager, he is a key member of Trigild’s relationship management team, working to develop new business and contacts by interfacing with past, present, and future clients. He also aids in the creation of presentations for potential clients related to specific assets -- gathering and incorporating local market data and applying industry knowledge to develop a recommended strategy to improve asset value.

Ruberti began at Trigild in 2010 as an assistant to the marketing and operations departments, and soon moved up to the operations team as a full time analyst, before his promotion to asset manager in 2012.

He holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management.