About Us

Matthew Williams


Matt Williams is the Principal and Founder of Williams Real Estate Advisors, Inc. He is responsible for day-to-day operations, generating new business, quality control, and customer service. Matt’s passion for real estate and drive to succeed fuels WREA. He offers valuable advice to his clients in addition to a detailed approach to property management. With over 15 years of experience as a commercial mortgage banker and apartment broker, Matt  is equipped with unique insights into the long-range impacts of daily management decisions. He is a proud Pepperdine University alumnus and gives back to the community by volunteering for many causes.  He also enjoys hiking, running, and photography.


Sonia Gallardo

Office Manager

As the Office Manager at WREA, Sonia Gallardo is responsible for handling all aspects of the office and tenant relations, assisting with paperwork, managing the company calendar,  coordinating with vendors, and arranging inspections. The office depends on her professionalism, team spirit, detailed follow-through to complete projects, and ability to resolve complex situations with ease. She is the glue that holds the WREA team together. Sonia has a BA in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management. Prior to working at WREA, Sonia worked at a law firm in Santa Monica, which allowed her to utilize her degree and increase her business and legal knowledge. She enjoys the challenges of the property management business, working with people, and solving problems. A Santa Monica resident for over 20 years, Sonia is bilingual in English and Spanish. Photography is her therapy, bringing her peace and  patience.  She also loves smooth jazz, wine, reading inspirational books, and traveling all over the world.


Patricia Gutierrez

Leasing and Operations Coordinator

Patty enjoys working with people and being outdoors. She is a family – oriented individual who is diligent, a multitasker, and an upbeat team player. Patty is bilingual in English and Spanish. She is a proud Pepperdine University alumnus.


Matt Johnson


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