Executives Legend
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Gretchen Pearson

Gretchen Pearson

President and CEO, 
BHHS Drysdale Properties
2024 Rank: 160
As president and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties, Pearson leads 960 agents who do nearly $3 billion in annual sales. The Danville, California-based firm serves northern California and northern Nevada. Pearson also oversaw the launch of the Drysdale Community Foundation, which sees individual agents donating to a fund that benefits area nonprofits.