J. Michael Watson
Vice President / Regional Manager
J. Michael Watson is vice president and regional manager of Marcus & Millichap’s San Antonio office. He has been serving in this role since May 2008, and in April 2009 took on the additional role of regional manager of the Austin office. In 2012, he assumed responsibility for oversight of the Tulsa, Oklahoma City and New Mexico (Santa Fe) mid-market offices. Watson joined the management team as sales manager of the Houston office in November 2007.
Prior to joining the management team, Watson was a senior agent in the Austin office specializing in multifamily investments. He was also a director in the National Multi Housing Group (NMHG).
Before beginning his career with Marcus & Millichap, Watson served as a U.S. Marine Corps officer for more than 13 years, both on active duty and in the reserves. He also worked as a finance controller at Advanced Micro Devices in Austin.
Watson holds a bachelor’s degree in geology and an M.B.A. from Texas A & M University.