Ken Warkentin is the president of Westco Equities, Inc. and has almost 40 years of experience in income property management. He is a licensed real estate broker and in that capacity, has participated in the sales and purchases of several thousands of apartment units in the greater Fresno/Clovis area. He is also a general contractor and has been involved in the construction of several hundred apartment units and over 40 single family homes. He is a member of the Fresno and California Board of Realtors and the Greater Fresno and California Apartment Association. He is also certified in Tax Credit Compliance. He is a graduate of CSU Fresno with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and a post graduate degree in education.
Dwayne Welch is the Vice President-Finance for Westco and has been with the company since 1993. Dwayne supervises all financial operations for Westco. He has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in business administration from Fresno State University and a Sales License from the California Bureau of Real Estate. He is a member of the Fresno Board of Realtors and has over 30 years’ experience in accounting, tax preparation and management. He is an Enrolled Agent. He has been involved with accounting and several certified payroll projects. Prior to working for Westco, he worked as controller for Hale Brothers Farms and as a business consultant in the Fresno area.
Debbie Der Torosian
Debbie has been in the apartment management industry for over 25 years, starting out as an onsite manager for about 12 years and graduating into off-site management. She has been with Westco for over 6 years and manages a portfolio consisting of Home Owner Associations, Commercial properties, Tax Credit Apartments, Conventional, market rate properties. She prides herself on property operations and team support and most importantly loves her job. She is not afraid to take on any tasks that are handed out or may come her way. Personal Passions - Loves to run and coach her running group - Hiking and staying active - Loves Photography
Westco is a full-service management company. We prepare advertising to attract prospective
residents and commercial tenants, screening services through various agencies checking credit,
background and other verification needed to ensure that the best applicants are selected.