Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Don Watkins joined Convergence Investments in 2011 and is the Vice President of Sales & Marketing. His accomplished account management background and strong analytical proficiencies, combined with extensive communications and marketing experience, have contributed to his success managing branding and marketing initiatives for all projects operated by the Convergence Opportunity Fund Platform and its affiliates.
From development oversight and deal level analysis to the creation and management of master planned community marketing campaigns, Watkins skill set is vast. He is a founding member of the Young Professionals of the Tetons, an organization dedicated to bringing accomplished and aspiring young professionals of Teton County together to network and grow professionally. Watkins is an active team member of Teton County Search & Rescue (TCSAR), an elite volunteer group that provides emergency search and rescue services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week throughout Jackson Hole and the Teton County backcountry. He also serves on the Board of the Teton County Search & Rescue Foundation, a non-profit that provides assistance to TCSAR volunteers through direct support, community education and advocacy.
Watkins graduated summa cum laude from the University of Vermont, earning his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, specializing in finance and entrepreneurship, along with a minor in Marketing. He calls Jackson, Wyoming home along with his wife, daughter and their dog. As a family they enjoy spending time outdoors, often skiing and snowboarding in the winter and boating and camping on Jackson Lake in the summer.