Raised in Los Angeles, Gardner Ellner is currently the Western United States Acquisitions Manager for BPG Properties. Ellner sources and underwrites apartment, office and industrial deals in the Western Region. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles for two years and previously served as the organization’s Treasurer. An alumnus of Groton School in Groton, Massachusetts, Ellner attended the University of Southern California where he earned a Bachelors degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate Finance. Ellner has spent the last five years as a volunteer baseball coach and a league administrator of Westchester Babe Ruth Baseball.