Our Team

A brain trust you can trust with your business

Citadel Partners embodies a highly capable team of real estate professionals and advisors that shape themselves around the needs of the client, not the other way around. We’re focused, agile, and hold ourselves to a service ethic that reflects the value of the right solution, not the quick deal. With specialists in each of our service groups, we configure the right people to the right tasks — and you pay for what your assignment requires, not for resources that you’ll never use.
  • Team Member: Scott Morse

    Scott Morse, SIOR, CCIM

    Managing Partner

    Scott Morse, SIOR, CCIM, a Dallas native, is a Managing Partner with Citadel Partners. Scott provides advisory services aligning clients’ business and real estate strategies to maximize profitability and productivity of the corporate facilities.

  • Team Member: Scott Jessen

    Scott Jessen, SIOR, CCIM

    Managing Partner

    Iowa native Scott Jessen, SIOR, CCIM is a Managing Partner of Citadel Partners and leads the company’s Industrial Group. His advisory services align clients’ business and real estate strategies to maximize the profitability and productivity of their corporate facilities. He leverages his in-depth tenant knowledge to boost the bottom line for clients with day-to-day responsibilities ranging from leasing to acquisition/disposition.

  • Team Member: Mitch Owen

    Mitch Owen

    Director of Project Management

    Mitch Owen is the Director of Project Management at Citadel Partners. He ensures each project is successfully executed in an organized manner. His diverse career spans more than four decades in the real estate development and construction industries, resulting in a wealth of connections to key owners, management and leasing firms, and general contractors in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

  • Team Member: Andy Goldston

    Andy Goldston, CCIM

    Market Principal

    Andy Goldston, CCIM is a Market Principal for Citadel Partners. Andy focuses on advising corporate clients and landlords in their comprehensive real estate decision making. He specializes in tenant representation, project leasing, asset acquisition, asset disposition, build-to-suit and design-build projects

  • Team Member: Russell Crosby

    Russell Cosby, SIOR

    Market Leader

    Russell Cosby is a Market Leader at Citadel Partners. Russell specializes in office tenant representation, property and land acquisition/disposition assignments and subleasing of excess facilities. He has advised and counseled numerous clients in a career spanning 40+ years, including Fortune 500 companies and other large corporate users as well as local entrepreneurial ventures and professionals. His guidance has resulted in significant cost savings for a variety of clients, including many long-standing accounts.

  • Team Member: Mac Morse

    Mac Morse

    Senior Advisor

    Mac Morse is a Senior Advisor at Citadel Partners specializing in tenant representation, acquisition/disposition assignments and lease and purchase negotiations. As a Dallas native, Mac’s deep-rooted knowledge of the Metroplex offers a unique perspective on the growth and future of DFW to his clients. He is adept at ensuring clients’ real estate facility decisions and strategies align with their business strategies focusing on maximizing profitability, productivity and flexibility.

  • Team Member: Tyler Thomas

    Tyler Thomas

    Senior Advisor

    Tyler Thomas is a Senior Advisor at Citadel Partners specializing in the Plano/Frisco submarket. Leveraging his vast market knowledge, strategic planning and contract negotiations skills, he works to ensure clients’ real estate strategies align with their business plans to maximize profitability, productivity and flexibility.

  • Team Member: Katherine Jessen

    Katherine Jessen


    Katherine Jessen is an Advisor at Citadel Partners who excels at helping clients maximize the productivity and profitability of their real estate assets. Relying on an extensive working knowledge of the Dallas-Fort Worth office market, she provides comprehensive real estate strategies that address companies’ operations, corporate culture, brand, employee loyalty and financial needs. By including each of these variables in real estate decision-making and negotiations, she ensures clients are strategically positioned for success.

  • Team Member: Paul Clarkson

    Paul Clarkson


    Paul Clarkson is an Advisor with Citadel Partners’ Industrial Group. Specializing in the northwest Dallas industrial and metropolitan submarkets, the Dallas native advises clients in tenant representation, leasing, acquisition/disposition, build-to-suit and design-build assignments.

  • John Jacobs


    John Jacobs is an Advisor at Citadel Partners with over 30 years of commercial real estate experience. Beyond helping clients find strategic solutions to office and industrial needs, John is adept at negotiating local and state incentives, finding grants for workforce training, dealing with municipal governments on zoning and code issues, and introducing clients to new business-to-business customers, suppliers and joint venture partners.

  • Johnny Begzos


    Johnny Begzos is an Advisor for Citadel Partners’ Industrial Group. Chiefly focused on the Great Southwest industrial submarket, he specializes clients in tenant representation, project leasing and asset acquisition/disposition assignments. Johnny began his real estate career in the title business, gaining a deep understanding of title transfer processes while making valuable industry connections. This background, combined with his extensive knowledge of the North Texas commercial real estate market, provides an excellent foundation for advising clients with their real estate decisions.

  • Team Member: Cynthia Burnside

    Cynthia Burnside

    Director of Operations

    Cynthia Burnside is the Director of Operations for Citadel Partners. She oversees operations and helps maintain company standards.

  • Team Member: Paige Briscoe

    Paige Briscoe

    Sales and Marketing Coordinator

    Paige Briscoe is the Sales and Marketing Coordinator for Citadel Partners.

  • Team Member: Daniel Mullen

    Daniel Mullen

    Associate Advisor

    Daniel Mullen is an Associate Advisor with Citadel’s Industrial Group focusing on the Greater Fort Worth and Tarrant County markets. Daniel works with our corporate clients in tenant representation, project leasing, acquisition and disposition, build-to-suit, and design build assignments.

  • Jeannette Prator

    Administrative Services Coordinator

    Jeannette Prator is the Administrative Services Coordinator for Citadel Partners.

  • Brandon Klinger, CPA

    Associate Advisor

    Brandon Klinger is an Associate Advisor at Citadel Partners with a keen understanding of the operational and financial issues facing corporations. Hailing from McKinney, Brandon began his career as a CPA at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), providing tax planning strategy and implementation consulting services. He utilizes this expertise to help clients at Citadel Partners build integrated business value for their enterprises. While delivering real estate solutions aligning with clients’ business goals, he focuses on increasing their financial performance, operational flexibility and efficiencies.

  • Jakey Younger

    Associate Advisor

    Jakey Younger is an Associate Advisor at Citadel Partners. He specializes in office tenant representation with a focus on the Lower Tollway submarket. His entrepreneurial experience taught him that hard work produces great results and nothing good comes from taking the easy way out. He grew up in the commercial real estate world seeing how various people operate in the industry, and he brings those lessons to his client representation assignments.

  • Blake Welsh

    Associate Advisor

    Blake Welsh is an Associate Advisor at Citadel Partners. He specializes in office tenant representation with a focus within the Las Colinas submarket. The Texas Christian University graduate was raised in the commercial real estate business, where he watched his father manage the Colliers International office in Milwaukee. Inspired to follow in his father’s footsteps, he learned the value of servant leadership and integrity and brings these attributes to his client representation assignment.

  • Alex Durham

    Associate Advisor

    Alex Durham is an Associate Advisor at Citadel Partners. He specializes in industrial tenant representation with a focus within the Northeast Dallas market. The Plano native’s hands-on experience in sales and product development at the University of Arkansas taught him to work with service excellence and integrity. As a lifelong competitive swimmer, he’s learned discipline and the value of consistent, hard work. He brings these capabilities to his client representation assignments.

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