2022 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 & Responsibilities

Executive Committee

Valerie Fertitta
Valerie Fertitta
Managing Director, Real Estate Greystar Management
President
Gina Fortune-Harmon
Gina Fortune-Harmon
Vice President of Market Rate Management The Habitat Company, LLC
First Vice President
Stuart Handler
Stuart Handler
CEO TLC Management Co.
Second Vice President
Steve Rappin
Steve Rappin
President Evergreen Real Estate Group
Second Vice President
Stephen Sise
Stephen Sise
Senior Vice President, Portfolio Management Golub & Company LLC
Treasurer
Dan Gladden
Dan Gladden
President - East Region AMLI Residential
Secretary
Diana J. Pittro
Diana J. Pittro
Executive Vice President RMK Management Corp.
Member at Large
Stephen K. Rachman
Stephen K. Rachman
First Vice President Investments Marcus & Millichap
Member at Large
Kellie DeVilbiss
Kellie DeVilbiss
COO VennPoint Real Estate
Past President
Michael Mini
Michael Mini
Executive Vice President Chicagoland Apartment Association
Executive Vice President

Board of Directors

Patrick Borchard
Patrick Borchard
Chief Financial Officer Pangea Real Estate
Regular Board Member
James Cunningham
James Cunningham
Chief Operating Officer Marquette Management, Inc.
Regular Board Member
Michael Daniels
Michael Daniels
Chief Operating Officer Cagan Management Group, Inc.
Regular Board Member
Girish Gehani
Chief Operating Officer Trilogy Real Estate Group, LLC
Regular Board Member
Joe LaMantia
Joe LaMantia
Senior Vice President Related Management Company
Regular Board Member
Delight Merrill
Delight Merrill
Director of Property Management Redwood Residential, LLC
Regular Board Member
Pei Pei Mirabella
Pei Pei Mirabella
Senior Vice President Bozzuto Management Company
Regular Board Member
Sarah O'Kane
Sarah O'Kane
Executive Officer Group Fox Management
Regular Board Member
Carl Pettigrew
Carl Pettigrew
CEO New Venture Realty, LLC
Regular Board Member
Cynthia Pokrzywa
Regional Manager Wirtz Residential
Regular Board Member
Steven Ruff
ARM Regional Manager Waterton
Regular Board Member
Jacob Schumaker
Jacob Schumaker
ARM Regional Vice President RPM Living
Regular Board Member
Bill Van Senus III
Bill Van Senus III
CPM Assistant Vice President, Regional Manager Draper and Kramer, Incorporated
Regular Board Member
Matt Webb
Matt Webb
Vice President Lincoln Property Company
Regular Board Member
Mike Collins
Mike Collins
Client Advocate BluSky Restoration Contractors (formerly J.C. Restoration)
Associate Board Member
Adnan Darr
Adnan Darr
VP Customer Success Operations VTS Rise
Associate Board Member
Len Deering
Len Deering
CCIM Commercial Mortgage Banker Deering Commercial Mortgage, LLC
Associate Board Member
Scotty Knight
Scotty Knight
CAS Regional Manager The Liberty Group
Associate Board Member
Pamela Lohman
Pamela Lohman
Business Development Manager Elevate Sign Group
Associate Board Member
Ron DeVries
Ron DeVries
MAI, FRICS Senior Managing Director Integra Realty Resources - Chicago
Advisory Member
Richard Goldstein
Richard Goldstein
Vice President Ludwig And Company
Advisory Member
Sanford Kahn
President Sanford Kahn Properties
Advisory Member
Gary Lundemo
Gary Lundemo
CPM Vice President RMK Management Corp.
Advisory Member
Jessica Ryan
Jessica Ryan
Principal Kovitz Shifrin Nesbit
Advisory Member
Renee Wersching
Renee Wersching
Executive Vice President Magellan Property Management
Advisory Member