About Us

Fort Street Partners owns and manages for over 1,000,000 square feet of commercial office, medical, and retail space throughout Utah. Fort Street Partners continues to build its portfolio valued at over $300 Million while providing a wide range of services including ground-up development, property & construction management, property accounting, and leasing services. The executive team is comprised of professionals with a deep understanding of Utah’s commercial real estate market with decades of experience and a focus on providing exceptional returns for our investors.

Meet Our Executive Team

Jim Balderson

Founder and CEO

Jim Balderson has over 15 years of experience as an owner, broker and developer in the Salt Lake Market. Jim’s boots on the ground brokerage experience has provided a deep understanding of market trends and has created strong relationships with owners and brokers. Jim received a B.S. in Economics from BYU and was the captain of the 2007 nationally ranked BYU Basketball team.

Jenny Taumoepeau

COO, Director of Acquisitions

Jenny has been in the real estate industry for over 16 years with roles in commercial office leasing and acquisitions, ground up development and property management. Jenny’s experience allows her to collaborate with leasing teams, property management and project management to lease vacancies and increase building values. Jenny holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the University of Utah.

Heather Llewellyn

Director of Construction Management

Heather has over 20 years of experience in commercial real estate ranging from accounting, property management and project management. Heather’s experience allows her to manage projects full circle in a unique and comprehensive way. Heather graduated from Weber State University with a Bachelors of Integrated Studies in Construction Management, Interior Design, and Design Engineering Technology.

Britney Wilkinson

Director of Property Management

Britney is a dedicated Property Manager with more than 17 years of experience overseeing diversified portfolios of both commercial and residential properties. Britney’s experience helps create excellent Tenant relationships. Britney holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Utah.

Rick Peterson

Director of Project Management

Rick has over 16 years of experience in the real estate industry. With roles in ground up development, project management, construction management, property management and accounting. Rick’s well-rounded experience gives him a unique perspective seeing projects from many angles. Rick holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Utah Valley University.