MULTI-HOUSING EXECUTIVES UPDATE: Kelly Matter Joins CommonBond Communities as VP of Advantage Services, and Other Moves
- Jan 02, 2009
By Anuradha Kher, Online News EditorSt. Paul, Minn.–CommonBond Communities announces that Kelly Matter, former vice president of mission services for Goodwill/Easter Seals, has been named vice president of advantage services at the organization. CommonBond is a nonprofit affordable housing developer, manager and service provider in the Upper Midwest. “Kelly Matter provides the leadership and vision to sustain and strengthen the CommonBond ‘more-than-housing’ model of community development,” says Paul Fate, president and CEO, CommonBond Communities. “The department she manages serves the varied needs of the resident population, which includes seniors, families and people with special needs.” CommonBond residents, on average, earn less than $14,000 annually.Matter has over 20 years of experience in workforce development, employment and training. As vice president of mission services for Goodwill/Easter Seals she led a team of over 100 professionals serving over 12,000 individuals annually. Prudential Douglas Elliman Hires VPs/Directors for Sales for New Cobble Hill OfficeNew York, N.Y.– Prudential Douglas Elliman has hired Anthony Santangelo and Camille Logan to the newly expanded Cobble Hill, Brooklyn office.Anthony Santangelo, a former regional vice president for Prudential Douglas Elliman’s Brooklyn office, and Camille Logan, a former manager in Cobble Hill with Fillmore Real Estate, join Prudential Douglas Elliman as executive vice presidents and directors of sales. Joining them at the Court St. office are Nicole Galluccio, Peter DeStefano and Nick Mastropierro, all former managers of Fillmore Real Estate; and Michael Lan, who began his career at Fillmore and then managed his own Boerum Hill firm, Lanixter Realty, prior to arriving at PDE.“These new brokers boast strong backgrounds and deep experience in the Brooklyn market,” says Michael Guerra, executive vice president. “Their range of skills and management expertise will greatly strengthen the Cobble Hill office and our clients.” Kislak Names Asset Manager for MF PortfolioMiami Lakes, Fla.–J.I. Kislak Inc. has named Craig Burcky as asset manager for its portfolio of multifamily real estate. Burcky has over 20 years of experience in property management and will be responsible for overseeing the management of J.I. Kislak Inc.’s current portfolio of 3,100 multifamily units located throughout the U.S. Prior to joining J.I. Kislak, Inc., Burcky served as the area vice president of JMG Realty for the South Florida region, including Naples and Fort Myers, and managed approximately 1,500 units. He also served as regional property manager and asset manager for RREEF Management, where he oversaw 5,000 units; and vice president of operations for Savannah Gardens Inc., where he managed 2,000 units.