2021 Executive Officers & Board of Directors

The CAA Board of Directors is responsible for oversight of the association's finances, strategic plan, events and programs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Executive Committee

Kellie DeVilbiss
Kellie DeVilbiss
COO VennPoint Real Estate (630)835-4023
President
Valerie Fertitta
Valerie Fertitta
Managing Director, Real Estate Greystar Management (312)205-6555
First Vice President
Stuart Handler
Stuart Handler
CEO TLC Management Co. (312)553-9070
Second Vice President
Steve Rappin
Steve Rappin
President Evergreen Real Estate Group (312)382-3222
Second Vice President
Gina Fortune-Harmon
Gina Fortune-Harmon
Vice President of Market Rate Management The Habitat Company, LLC (312)527-7455
Treasurer
Patrick Borchard
Patrick Borchard
Chief Financial Officer Pangea Real Estate (312)985-0815
Secretary
Diana J. Pittro
Diana J. Pittro
Executive Vice President RMK Management Corp. (312)407-6715
Member at Large
Stephen K. Rachman
Stephen K. Rachman
First Vice President Investments Marcus & Millichap (312)327-5473
Member at Large
Dan Gladden
Dan Gladden
President - East Region AMLI Residential (312)283-4920
Past President
Michael Mini
Michael Mini
Executive Vice President Chicagoland Apartment Association (312)207-1890x1
Executive Vice President

Board of Directors

Kimm Byrne
Kimm Byrne
CPM Director, Residential Management Draper and Kramer, Incorporated (312)795-2251
Regular Board Member
James Cunningham
James Cunningham
Chief Operating Officer Marquette Management, Inc. (630)320-0570
Regular Board Member
Michael Daniels
Michael Daniels
Chief Operating Officer Cagan Management Group, Inc. (847)679-5512
Regular Board Member
Scott Ferguson
Scott Ferguson
VP, Operations Waterton (312)476-2429
Regular Board Member
Joe LaMantia
Joe LaMantia
Senior Vice President Related Management Company (312)345-3227
Regular Board Member
John-Paul Loseto
Assistant Vice President of Operations Village Green (312)335-2643
Regular Board Member
Delight Merrill
Delight Merrill
Director of Property Management Redwood Residential, LLC (312)995-7317
Regular Board Member
Pei Pei Mirabella
Pei Pei Mirabella
Senior Vice President Bozzuto Management Company (202)716-1190
Regular Board Member
Sarah O'Kane
Sarah O'Kane
Executive Officer Group Fox Management (773)649-0243
Regular Board Member
Carl Pettigrew
Carl Pettigrew
CEO New Venture Realty, LLC (773)994-8884
Regular Board Member
Cynthia Pokrzywa
Regional Manager Wirtz Residential (312)475-6353
Regular Board Member
Stephen Sise
Stephen Sise
Senior Vice President, Portfolio Management Golub & Company LLC (312)440-8742
Regular Board Member
Matt Webb
Matt Webb
Vice President Lincoln Property Company (630)928-7785
Regular Board Member
Mike Collins
Mike Collins
Client Advocate J.C. Restoration (800)956-8844
Associate Board Member
Adnan Darr
Adnan Darr
Chief Business Officer Rise Buildings (312)804-3488
Associate Board Member
Len Deering
Len Deering
CCIM Commercial Mortgage Banker Deering Commercial Mortgage, LLC
Associate Board Member
Ron DeVries
Ron DeVries
MAI, FRICS Senior Managing Director Integra Realty Resources - Chicago (312)565-3432
Associate Board Member
Scotty Knight
Scotty Knight
CAS Area Manager The Liberty Group (312)883-4120
Associate Board Member
Susan McCann
Susan McCann
Senior Leader, Relationship Management SafeRent Solutions (312)550-8495
Associate Board Member
Richard Goldstein
Richard Goldstein
Vice President Ludwig And Company (847)263-6200
Advisory Member
Sanford Kahn
President Sanford Kahn Properties (312)263-6778
Advisory Member
Gary Lundemo
Gary Lundemo
CPM Vice President RMK Management Corp. (847)250-4881
Advisory Member
Jessica Ryan
Jessica Ryan
Principal Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit (847)777-7280
Advisory Member
Bruce Wechsler
President Wexenthaller Realty Management (312)317-0755
Advisory Member
Renee Wersching
Renee Wersching
Executive Vice President Magellan Property Management (312)440-8500
Advisory Member