Cathy King, Vice President

Ms. King has been involved in all aspects of the real estate business since her graduation from the University of Southern California in 1979 with a B.S. in Business Administration and M.B.A. in Real Estate Finance. Ms. King and has been actively involved in sales and acquisitions, investor relations, accounting, loan negotiations, human resources, 401K, insurance and property management at RK Properties since 1986. Prior to joining RK Properties,

Ms. King was Vice President of wholesale marketing for IDM Corporation in Long Beach and Assistant Vice President of Private Investments for E.F. Hutton in Los Angeles where she gained exposure to syndication of real estate, timber, films, oil and gas, cable, vineyard and biotech investments throughout the US with multinational investors. In addition, she worked at Coldwell Banker Commercial in Los Angeles where she managed a portfolio of industrial,retail and office properties and reported to many asset management owners. She is a registered principal of Rance King Securities and holds a California, Nevada, Arizona and Florida real estate broker license.


Marilyn P. Munson,V.P. Marketing & Communications

Ms. Munson is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for RK Properties, Inc. and a Registered Principal for Rance King Securities, Inc. Ms. Munson holds Arizona and Florida real estate broker licenses as well as a securities broker license.

She earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Barry University, Miami, Florida and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Prior to joining RK Properties, Inc., Ms. Munson was the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for Memorial Healthcare System, one of the largest public healthcare systems in the nation.


Tanja Pierce, Director of Operations

Ms. Pierce is the Director of Operations and first worked with RK Properties in 1984. She returned in August 2007, first as assistant controller and was promoted to Director of Operations in the summer of 2008. Ms. Pierce is responsible for the administration of the corporate office which includes oversight of the human resources multi-state labor base and is co-Trustee for the company’s retirement plan, assists legal counsel with RK Securities relating to FINRA administrative and compliance matters, and oversight of operations for RK Properties and its affiliates.

Previously, she held executive positions with Watt Companies, O’Healy Commercial Real Estate Services, Media News Group and the Newspaper Guild of Los Angeles. She holds an MBA with an emphasis in Finance and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. She is also a licensed California real estate agent.


Donna Martin,IT Director & Information Securities Officer

Ms. Martin joined RK Properties in 2002. She was trained primarily on Microsoft Technology & infrastructure, supplementing with additional training as technology changes occur. Her professional skills include budgeting to implementation in networking, application programming and administration. Previously she handled the setup and administration of a multi-site manufacturing environment with over 500 employees.

Her daily duties consisted of administration of 22 servers, over 150 workstations and numerous applications roll-outs from beginning to end. One of her primary duties at RK Properties has been to connect all offices, whereby; she implemented Remote Desktops & Citrix Metaframe Servers, which require off-sites no more than a workstation, connection to the internet, light client software and servers at the main facility. She also programs many of the departmental applications that are used in the main office as well as off-site. Ms. Martin also provides desktop publishing services for off-site marketing purposes, training for users and maintenance of all technology equipment.


David Griffith,Attorney

Mr. Griffith is the President of The Law Office of David M. Griffith, a Professional Corporation, Long Beach, California. Mr. Griffith has thirty-five years of specialized legal experience in counseling the real estate investment and syndication industry in the areas of real estate acquisitions and dispositions, finance, land use, development, leasing, 1031 exchanges, litigation and securities law related issues.

His current client list represents a broad cross section of Southern California real estate companies. He has served as legal counsel to RK Properties since 1987. He also serves as ‘Of Counsel’ to Kring & Chung, LLP, an Irvine, California based business litigation firm (, where he acts as their senior corporate counsel. Mr. Griffith was educated at the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia (J.D., 1980) where he was Member of the William and Mary Law Review and received his undergraduate education from Duke University, Durham, North Carolina (B.A., 1974), cum laude. He is a member of the State Bar of California and the Los Angeles County and Long Beach Bar Associations.