President & Chief Executive Officer
For the past ten years, Charles Byerly has been an executive with Westport Properties, Inc. and US Storage Centers, Inc. (together “USSC”). Mr. Byerly is President & CEO of USSC, a vertically integrated real estate investment company and owner/developer/operator of almost 6,000,000 square feet of income producing commercial real estate comprised of retail, office and primarily self storage space in twelve states with an estimated current market value of nearly $800 million. Mr. Byerly is heavily involved in all aspects of USSC including corporate strategy, risk, real estate, finance and operational oversight for the company. Mr. Byerly sits on the USSC Board and Advisory Board. Prior to joining USSC, Mr. Byerly was Assistant Treasurer and Director of Finance for the Americas for three years at Exult, a public company focused in Business Process Outsourcing. From 1994 to 2001, Mr. Byerly spent his time with the Ernst & Young Real Estate Group focusing on Public, Private and Non-Traded REITs, public and private homebuilders and other commercial real estate property types. Mr. Byerly earned his Accounting degree from California Polytechnic University, Pomona, his Master’s Degree in Business Taxation from the University of Southern California and he’s a licensed California Real Estate Broker. Mr. Byerly currently serves on two non-profit boards, as well as the Cubesmart Self Storage REIT Advisory Board and is very active in Kure It!, a kidney cancer 501(c)(3) charity and enjoys spending time with family and friends.