Mr. Martin Barkan, CRE

First Vice President, CBRE
Los Angeles, CA

Work Phone: (310) 550-2674

Practice Focus: Corporate services, sale and leasing brokerage; investments; and private placement sponsorship.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

Mr. Roy Schneiderman, CRE

Principal, Bard Consulting LLC
Santa Fe, NM

Work Phone: (415) 421-2822

Practice Focus: Services for institutional investors/pension funds; investment strategy, analysis of all major property types including for-sale residential, workout.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. Larry Kosmont, CRE

Chairman & CEO, Kosmont Companies
Manhattan Beach, CA

Work Phone: 424-297-1070

Practice Focus: Public-private real estate transactions, economics, public finance (tax-exempt/taxable), OZs, economic devlpmt/redevlpmt, lease/leaseback, entitlement

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

Mr. Marc Thompson, CRE

Income Property Loan Production and Work-Out Manager, Mechanics Bank
Walnut Creek, CA

Work Phone: (925) 256-3043

Practice Focus: Manage Construction and term income property loan production and work-out teams.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. Herbert Hafter, Jr., CRE

Senior Director, Global Occupier Services, Cushman & Wakefield
Carlsbad, CA

Work Phone: (760) 431-3860

Practice Focus: Provides tenant representation, portfolio optimization strategy and M&A support to both corporate real estate users and P.E. investors

Chapter Affiliation: San Diego

Mr. David Howard, CRE

Consultant, Hamilton, Ricci & Associates, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Work Phone: (415) 717-1890

Practice Focus: Financial feasibility decisions and investment analysis, appraisal of income property and underwriting of income property.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Northern)

Mr. Chris Miers, CRE

Senior Consultant, NEPC, LLC
Boston, MA

Work Phone: (617) 374-1300

Practice Focus: Chris focuses on asset and manager due diligence, transaction structuring and negotiation, and real estate investment strategy development.

Chapter Affiliation: New England

Ms. Beth Finestone, CRE

Managing Director, Integra Realty Resources-Los Angeles
Encino, CA

Work Phone: (818) 290-5455

Practice Focus: Appraisal & consulting related to major property types; focus on work for public agencies; eminent domain; partial acquisitions & severance damages.

Chapter Affiliation: California (Southern)

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