Troy McKenney graduated from Fresno State University with a degree in Business Administration/Real Estate and Urban Land Economics. After working in property management for a local property management company, he started with Pearson Commercial in 1987. Over his career, Mr. McKenney has been involved with a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions from leasing small spaces to selling multi-million dollar properties. This experience has positioned Mr. McKenney to have an in-depth knowledge of many aspects of commercial real estate, which has allowed him to become one of the top commercial real estate brokers in the Fresno area specializing in sales and leasing of commercial properties.

With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Mr. McKenney understands the various aspects of managing, operating, buying, and selling commercial real estate. He has learned it takes a team of experienced professionals to successfully complete any transaction.

McKenney Investment Properties was created with this “Team” concept in mind. The McKenney Investment Properties team also has working relationships with lenders, marketing specialists, title companies, appraisers, attorneys, property managers, exchange companies, and contractors. In many transactions, these professionals can be critical to completing the transaction successfully. When the McKenney Investment Properties team is working with you, you have access to a number of professionals who are experts at what they do to help you complete a successful sale or purchase of your property.

Troy A. McKenney – Senior Vice President

CA DRE License #00952671

Troy McKenney has worked with Newmark Pearson Commercial since 1987, specializing in investments, sales and leasing throughout the Central San Joaquin Valley. Mr. McKenney has successfully negotiated hundreds of sale and lease transactions. He began his commercial real estate career in property management for a local property management company, where he quickly became director of property management.

Professional Affiliations:

  • California & National Association of Realtors
  • International Council of Shopping Centers

Mr. McKenney holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration, with a specialization in real estate and urban land economics, from California State University, Fresno.

Partial List of Sales Transactions:

  • Ashlan Village Shopping Center
  • Bullard & 41 Plaza
  • Bullard Plaza Shopping Center
  • Cedar Herndon Plaza
  • Crossroads Shopping Center
  • Golden One Credit Union
  • Selma Square Shopping Center
  • Sonic Drive-In
  • Various parcels of retail development land
  • Village Walk Shopping Center

Partial List of Lease Transactions:

  • Big 5 Sporting Goods
  • Carl’s Jr.
  • Chili’s
  • Denny’s Restaurant
  • Educational Employees Credit Union
  • Food-4-Less
  • Fresno County Federal Credit Union
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Orchard Hardware Supply

Areas of Specialization:

  • Commercial Properties
  • Investment Sales
  • Investment Analysis
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Buyer/Seller Representation
  • Lease Negotiations
  • Landlord/Tenant Representation

Years of Experience: Over 30 Years

Craig Holdener, CCIM – Senior Vice President

CA DRE License #01904352

Craig joined Newmark Pearson Commercial in 2011 following a successful 20-year career in sales management with a leading financial services organization. Specializing in the sale and leasing of retail commercial real estate Craig currently represents 27 shopping centers totaling over 1.4 million square feet in Fresno, Madera, and Tulare counties. With an emphasis on relationship management and a hands-on approach, Craig represents sellers, buyers, LL’s, and tenants throughout the entire sale or lease cycle.

Professional and Personal Affiliations:

  • California & National Association of Realtors
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

Mr. Holdener graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications with a Public Relations emphasis.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Retail Sales and Leasing
  • Tenant Representation
  • Landlord Representation
  • Lease Negotiations
  • Marketing

Years of Experience: 11 Years

Coryne McKenney – Sales Associate | Marketing Specialist

CA DRE License #02200479

As a Sales Associate with Newmark Pearson Commercial’s retail division, Coryne McKenney specializes in the representation of investors, landlords and tenants in the leasing and sale of retail properties. Born and raised in Clovis, Coryne is passionate about helping business owners locate properties that set them up for success in the Central Valley. Coryne’s clients benefit from her responsiveness, creativity and attention to detail.

Coryne joined Newmark Pearson Commercial as a marketing and research intern in 2016. As an intern, she focused on market research, seeking out new market opportunities, compiling comparable sales and analyzing market trends. She is mentored under Troy A. McKenney.

Prior to joining Newmark Pearson Commercial, Coryne attended SDSU on an athletic scholarship, competing in Division 1 Track & Field. While attending San Diego State, Coryne’s hard work and determination earned her a Mountain West Championship with her team, Scholar Athlete Awards and Dean’s List recognition until she graduated in 2018.

After graduation, Coryne went on to pursue graduate coursework internationally, studying economics, communication and innovation at The University of Rome.

Professional and Personal Affiliations:

  • California & National Association of Realtors

Ms. McKenney graduated from California State University, San Diego with a Bachelor Degree and went on to purse graduate coursework in economics, communication, and innovation at The University of Rome.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Retail Services
  • Tenant/Landlord Representation
  • Market Research
  • Digital Marketing
  • Contract Preparation
  • Transaction Coordination

Years of Experience: 3 Years

Kelsey McKenney – Sales Associate | Marketing Specialist

CA DRE License #02217573

Kelsey McKenney is a Sales Associate at Newmark Pearson Commercial. Specializing in retail properties, Kelsey is dedicated to serving the unique needs of buyers, sellers, landlords, and tenants alike. With a passion for the Central Valley and a commitment to excellence, she’s your go-to resource for all your commercial real estate endeavors.

Kelsey pursued her undergraduate studies on an academic scholarship at California State University, Fresno where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics. Her time at Fresno State was marked by academic excellence and a commitment to athletics, where she competed in Division 1 water polo. Her relentless dedication earned her the award of The Outstanding Graduate of the Finance and Business Law Department of the Craig School of Business, three water polo conference championships, and consistent placement on the President’s List. She was heavily involved at Fresno State serving as president of the Craig School of Business Scholars Organization, a member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee, and student representative for the Fresno State Athletic Corporation Board of Directors.

Born and raised in Clovis, Kelsey’s deep-rooted connection to the region drives her mission to help business owners and investors find the perfect properties to achieve their goals. Kelsey’s clients benefit from her unwavering dedication to their success. She prides herself on her loyalty, responsiveness, and attention to detail, ensuring that every transaction is seamless and tailored to her clients’ specific needs.

Kelsey is mentored by Troy A. McKenney, a Senior Vice President at Newmark Pearson Commercial since 1987. Troy’s illustrious career in commercial real estate has made him a recognized broker in investments, sales, and leasing, both locally and nationally.

Professional and Personal Affiliations:

  • California & National Association of Realtors

Ms. McKenney graduated from California State University, Fresno with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Retail Services
  • Tenant/Landlord Representation
  • Contract Preparation
  • Transaction Coordination
  • Market Research
  • Digital Marketing

Years of Experience: 1 Year

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Market Research

Market intelligence is a critical tool in managing risk and making decisions grounded in facts. Our in-house Market Research Department provides in-house services found nowhere else in the local market. From in-house design of marketing brochures, websites, market trends reports, competition maps, site selection maps, utilization of multiple property inventory websites ie. CoStar, LoopNet, CREXi, to providing a variety of support information such as property availability, effective rental rates, and values, absorption trends, location of labor pools, our Market Research Department turns market data into knowledge that creates value for our clients.

We place a strong emphasis on research-supported market knowledge, which forms the foundation for the commercial real estate recommendations we make to our clients. By tracking and analyzing demand, cyclical patterns and industry trends that affect real estate decisions, our team is armed with current and accurate market intelligence, which plays a crucial role in advocating our clients’ position.


Kimberly Stillmaker

Having represented myself on the sale of my family’s land, I didn’t think I needed to hire a real estate agent to represent me on the purchase of the replacement property. Troy respected my perspective, but nevertheless, he invited us to his office to discuss our investment goals and criteria…

Brett Thomas

Troy goes above and beyond in each transaction, and his dedication and experience are apparent during every step of the process. From finding creative solutions to sticking-points during initial negotiations to arranging and facilitating nearly every aspect of a complicated due-diligence, and even being a valuable resource post-closing, he skillfully…

Tom Gray

Troy McKenney has represented us as our commercial real estate agent for several years. Troy has always been there for us to help with the real estate needs of our growing organization. He is very knowledgeable and looks out for our best interests. Troy has the experience and knowledge to…

Thomas A. Brown

I have been a licensed real estate broker since 1966 and during those 50 plus years have sold and leased only commercial real estate and investment properties. I have developed a client following and many repeat transactions with the same clients and upon my recent retirement, needed to find a…

Ron Farr

Working with Troy McKenney on commercial real estate is working with a true professional. Troy is well versed in every aspect of successfully completing the deal. Troy was very good about getting back to me quickly and answering all of my questions. He is very helpful and knowledgeable when working…

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