Our Team

You are only as smart as the people you surround yourself with, and here at Rendina - we surround ourselves with the industry's biggest and brightest stars.

Richard M. Rendina

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Responsibilities: Corporate Advancement | Network Development | Strategic Planning | Client Relations

Richard M. Rendina is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Rendina, where he has led all strategic and operational functions of the company since December 2006. Under his leadership, Rendina continues to develop, acquire, own and manage a premier portfolio of healthcare real estate throughout the country. Richard has personally overseen the development of more than 1.6 million square feet of real estate in 12 states, representing project costs of approximately $325 million. Richard is on the Board of Directors of the Economic Council of Palm Beach County, a Board Member of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Palm Beach, and Vice President of the Rendina Family Foundation. Richard received the “Ultimate CEO” Award from the South Florida Business Journal in 2013, the “Community Leadership Award” from Cardinal Newman High School in 2013, and the “Legacy Award” from the Palm Beach County Medical Society in 2014. Also, selected by Gulfstream Media as one of Palm Beach County’s “Top 40 under 40” in 2010. Richard graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Business degree, majoring in Management and Entrepreneurship.


Lawrence B. Juran

Vice Chairman
Responsibilities: Construction | Healthcare Real Estate Development

Lawrence B. Juran is Vice Chairman and responsible for development and construction of all projects, company-wide. During his tenure with Rendina, Larry has developed more than 2 million square feet of space, including medical, commercial and mixed-use projects. Larry received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan with high distinction, and a Juris Doctor degree cum laude from Harvard Law School.

Larry is currently Treasurer of Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati, and a Past President of the Levis Jewish Community Center of Boca Raton, Florida.


Michael D. Rendina

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Responsibilities: Asset Management | Company Operations | Healthcare Real Estate Development | Project Accounting | Project Financing

Michael D. Rendina is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Rendina. Michael brings over 11 years experience in finance and operations to the organization. In overseeing finance and accounting, he is responsible for raising and structuring debt and equity capital and maintaining the company’s relationships with institutional lenders and equity partners. His entrepreneurial foresight provides the ability to structure unique financial solutions tailored to meet the needs of each client and project. In addition, he manages the reliability and effectiveness of business processes through interaction with managers and associates. Michael graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Finance and Real Estate.


Brian C. Cich

Executive Vice President – Real Estate Development
Responsibilities: Development

Brian C. Cich, Executive Vice President of Real Estate Development, oversees all development for Rendina and his professional background includes experience with all phases of real estate development. Prior to joining Rendina in 2005, he was a partner with an Ohio law firm where his practice included real estate law, construction matters, and commercial loan and financing transactions. Brian has a bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and a law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Brian is a married father of three girls who participates in several charitable and humanitarian projects. Brian and his Rendina colleagues regularly prepare and distribute meals locally with the Big Heart Brigade Thanksgiving Feast. He is active in missions to Haiti and in the local area, and he and his wife Katie help to lead the marriage ministry at their church. Brian currently serves on the Board of Directors of Jupiter Christian School, chairs Rendina’s Culture Committee, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Abacoa Property Owners’ Assembly.


Stephen K. Barry

Executive Vice President – Business Development & Leasing
Responsibilities: Business Development | Leasing

Stephen K. Barry is Executive Vice President – Business Development & Leasing. Steve has spent the past twelve years in a variety of healthcare real estate leasing, development and property management roles for Rendina. Steve works collaboratively with health system clients to create real estate solutions focused on ambulatory strategy and market share growth. Steve has driven the successful completion of over 750,000 square feet of outpatient facilities across the country. Prior to joining Rendina, Steve spent two years as an analyst with J.P. Morgan in New York. Steve is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance.


David B. Rendina

Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development
Responsibilities: Financial Analysis | Business Development | Project Financing | Marketing

David B. Rendina is Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development at Rendina, where he primarily assists in the strategic placement of capital in acquisitions and developments. In David’s three years at Rendina, he has facilitated the placement of more than $70 million in capital to represent more than 500,000 square feet of healthcare real estate in 6 different states. David is responsible for guiding the direction of Rendina’s marketing voice, working with the team that led the rebranding in 2014.

David is Board Member of the Abacoa Property Owners’ Assembly and President of the Rendina Family Foundation. David graduated from Florida State University with Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Economics.

Lawrence B. Juran

Vice Chairman
Responsibilities: Construction | Healthcare Real Estate Development

Lawrence B. Juran is Vice Chairman and responsible for development and construction of all projects, company-wide. During his tenure with Rendina, Larry has developed more than 2 million square feet of space, including medical, commercial and mixed-use projects. Larry received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan with high distinction, and a Juris Doctor degree cum laude from Harvard Law School.

Larry is currently Treasurer of Jewish Family Service of Cincinnati, and a Past President of the Levis Jewish Community Center of Boca Raton, Florida.


Brian C. Cich

Executive Vice President – Real Estate Development
Responsibilities: Development

Brian C. Cich, Executive Vice President of Real Estate Development, oversees all development for Rendina and his professional background includes experience with all phases of real estate development. Prior to joining Rendina in 2005, he was a partner with an Ohio law firm where his practice included real estate law, construction matters, and commercial loan and financing transactions. Brian has a bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University and a law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Brian is a married father of three girls who participates in several charitable and humanitarian projects. Brian and his Rendina colleagues regularly prepare and distribute meals locally with the Big Heart Brigade Thanksgiving Feast. He is active in missions to Haiti and in the local area, and he and his wife Katie help to lead the marriage ministry at their church. Brian currently serves on the Board of Directors of Jupiter Christian School, chairs Rendina’s Culture Committee, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Abacoa Property Owners’ Assembly.


Calvin Brown

Senior Vice President – Construction & Development
Responsibilities: Construction & Development

Calvin Brown is Senior Vice President – Construction and Development. Calvin has over 40 years of experience in both the real estate development and general contracting business. He was previously Senior Vice President of Development and Construction for a national real estate development company responsible for $100,000,000 in construction annually. Calvin was also founder and CEO of H.C. Brown Construction Company, Inc., a general contracting firm licensed to perform unlimited general building, utilities, and highway and sewer plant contracts. Calvin is a graduate of Duke University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He has a professional contractor’s license in five states and is currently a member of the American General Contractors Association and the Professional Estimators Association of America.


Brian R. Mock

Senior Vice President – Construction & Development
Responsibilities: Construction | Development

Brian Mock is Senior Vice President – Construction and Development for Rendina. Brian has over 35 years of experience in real estate development and construction management working for several national real estate development and construction companies. Brian has managed the construction and development of dozens of medical office buildings and medical facilities. Previously Brian has managed the approval, design and construction for a wide array of projects including residential subdivisions, office and retail complexes, and hotels. Brian is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Building Construction.


Brad A. Shockley

Senior Vice President – Design & Development
Responsibilities: Design | Construction | Healthcare Real Estate Development

Brad A. Shockley is Senior Vice President – Design & Development. Brad has been with Rendina since 2001. He brings more than 20 years of experience as an architect and developer with several nationally recognized companies specializing in medical and healthcare facility design. Brad uses his in-depth knowledge of building systems and the design process to expertly manage third-party architects and contractors. He has designed or provided construction management services for over 1.5 million square feet of outpatient medical facilities. His extensive healthcare planning background including outpatient surgical facilities, medical office buildings, physical therapy and cardiac rehabilitation suites, medical and radiation oncology centers, and diagnostic radiology facilities provides direct benefit to our clients’ new facilities. Brad holds a Master of Architecture, Master of Business Administration, along with a Bachelor of Science degree in Design, cum laude from Arizona State University.


Ty Stanley

Vice President – Construction & Development
Responsibilities: Construction | Design | Healthcare Real Estate Development

Ty Stanley is Vice President – Construction & Development. Ty manages the design, development and construction for multiple projects with a focus on tenant improvements. Ty comes to Rendina with 14 years of experience in the construction industry which he earned working for organizations such as Balfour Beatty Construction, Horus Construction Services and most recently D. Stephenson Construction. Ty has a Bachelor’s of Science in Construction Engineering Technology from Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University.


Mathew Kilivris

Director – Design & Development
Responsibilities: Design | Healthcare Real Estate Development

Mathew Kilivris is the Director of Design and Development at Rendina. As Director of Design and Development, Mathew’s primary responsibilities will be to manage the design of multiple projects in accordance with approved design standards and procedures, development cost budgets, and time schedules. Mathew comes to Rendina with over 8 years of project design experience which he gained while working for such organizations as Spivak Architects/CURV Development, Rafael Vinoly Architects, Francis Cauffman and most recently Perkins + Will. Mathew has a B.A. in Environmental Studies from Bard College and a Master of Architecture from Parsons New School of Design.


Joan V. Dalie

Project Coordinator
Responsibilities: Healthcare Real Estate Development | Project Documents | Project Closings | Project Coordinator

Joan Dalie previously worked as a Legal Assistant for Rendina and now coordinates all phases of project development within the Company. A graduate of Florida Atlantic University Paralegal Institute, Joan has more than 30 years in the legal and commercial fields in Florida and is a State of Florida licensed real estate salesperson. Joan is a member of the Speakers Bureau for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, is past Area Governor of the local chapter of Toastmasters International and currently serves on the Board of Directors of a West Palm Beach Toastmasters chapter. A Charter Member of CREW Treasure Coast, she has also served on the Board of Directors as the Community Affairs Chairperson


Ivy M. Seitman

Construction Services Coordinator
Responsibilities: Healthcare Real Estate Development | Project Documents

Ivy M. Seitman has more than 20 years of Contract Administration/Residential Closing experience, having worked for major residential developers prior to joining Rendina.

Her in depth knowledge of the industry has helped in streamlining our systems and controls. Ivy is responsible for preparation and administering contracts with our A&E Consultants and General Contractors, reviewing support documentation, processing Application for Payments and Project Closeout.

Stephen K. Barry

Executive Vice President – Business Development & Leasing
Responsibilities: Business Development | Leasing

Stephen K. Barry is Executive Vice President – Business Development & Leasing. Steve has spent the past twelve years in a variety of healthcare real estate leasing, development and property management roles for Rendina. Steve works collaboratively with health system clients to create real estate solutions focused on ambulatory strategy and market share growth. Steve has driven the successful completion of over 750,000 square feet of outpatient facilities across the country. Prior to joining Rendina, Steve spent two years as an analyst with J.P. Morgan in New York. Steve is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance.


David B. Rendina

Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development
Responsibilities: Financial Analysis | Business Development | Project Financing | Marketing

David B. Rendina is Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development at Rendina, where he primarily assists in the strategic placement of capital in acquisitions and developments. In David’s three years at Rendina, he has facilitated the placement of more than $70 million in capital to represent more than 500,000 square feet of healthcare real estate in 6 different states. David is responsible for guiding the direction of Rendina’s marketing voice, working with the team that led the rebranding in 2014.

David serves as a member on the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Leadership Team and Director of the Rendina Family Foundation. David graduated from Florida State University with Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Economics.


Neil Carolan

Senior Vice President – Business Development & Leasing
Responsibilities: Business Development | Client Relations

Neil Carolan comes to Rendina with more than 30 years of executive-level experience in healthcare administration, in which his focus was on real estate, physician development, ambulatory and acute care, joint physician ventures, and healthcare office development. Neil previously worked for such companies as Franciscan Management Services, CHRISTUS Health, and most recently Carondelet Health Network, where he managed more than 5 million square feet of healthcare real estate.

Neil is the current Co-Chair of Building Owners and Managers Association’s (BOMA) Medical Office, as well as the Co-Chair of the Healthcare Facilities Conference and Committee. Neil is also the author of recent report on healthcare real estate, published by BOMA International: “Developing, Leasing and Managing Healthcare Facilities in an Evolving Healthcare Environment.”

Neil has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Upper Iowa University and he has completed all of the necessary MHA/MBA coursework at the University of Michigan.


Gant Braley

Executive Vice President – Leasing
Responsibilities: Business Development | Leasing | Public Relations | Marketing

Gant Braley is Executive Vice President of Leasing. He joined Rendina in 2002 and has worked on more than 25 properties for the company spanning 11 states. His responsibilities are focused on identifying healthcare real estate opportunities for Rendina in the central states region and new medical office building leasing for select properties across the country. Gant is a graduate of Southern Methodist University with a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in Real Estate Finance. He and his family are members of Northpark Presbyterian Church, and he serves as President of his neighborhood association located in the Dallas community of Lake Highlands.


Bryan T. Johnson

Senior Vice President – Business Development & Leasing
Responsibilities: Business Development | Client Relations

Bryan T. Johnson is Senior Vice President – Business Development & Leasing. He is responsible for the development and maintenance of current and future healthcare clients using the Rendina platform. During his 15 year career in healthcare real estate he has completed over $1 billion in financing, investment sales, leasing and development. Some of his client base, but not limited to, ranges from large non-for–profit health systems and investors to small credit community based healthcare organizations and practices. Prior to joining Rendina, Bryan worked as Vice President of the Southeast Region for Siemens Financial Services. He is a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. Bryan is an Executive Member of the St. Matts Dad’s club, a volunteer with the BSA as well as the PCAA.


Janet S. Holland, FACHE

Senior Strategy Advisor
Responsibilities: Business Development | Public Relations | Marketing

Janet Holland, FACHE serves as Senior Strategy Advisor to Rendina. Janet served in various healthcare business development, operations and marketing capacities for 15 years prior to joining Rendina in 2010. Previously, she was President and Principal of OnPoint Strategies, LLC, a healthcare business development and marketing firm providing consultative services to clients in the healthcare industry. In earlier roles, she served as Vice President of Development for Alliance Surgery, Inc., Vice President of Operations and Corporate Development for HealthSouth Corporation and in various positions for Tenet Healthcare, both in the hospital and corporate office environments.

Janet graduated from Southern Methodist University with a Bachelor of Business Administration, cum laude. She also holds Master of Science in Health Administration and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves on the Board of Directors and as Board Liaison to the membership and networking committees of her local ACHE chapter. Janet also serves on the boards of the Alumni Association of the Graduate Programs in Health Administration at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico.


Wade Kuzmick

Senior Vice President – Leasing
Responsibilities: Leasing | Business Development

Wade Kuzmick is Senior Vice President of Leasing for Rendina Healthcare Real Estate. His current responsibilities include leasing and marketing of eight medical office buildings throughout New Jersey and Virginia totaling more than 350,000 square feet. Since starting with Rendina in 2005, Wade has learned every aspect of medical office development, design and management by spending time as a Leasing Director, Financial Analyst, Asset Manager, and until most recently, Vice President of Business Development & Leasing. From a leasing perspective, his comprehension of medical real estate coupled with a business driven mindset have led to a unique consultative approach when engaging physicians, resulting in new-found practice success and the formation of long-standing relationships in each project he is assigned to. Wade is a graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance.


Brian C. Butler

Marketing Manager
Responsibilities: Marketing | Business Development | Leasing & Sales

Brian Butler heads the marketing department and is responsible for overseeing corporate brand strategy on the national level. As chief media content creator and curator, Brian develops and manages all marketing initiatives, including advertising, media relations, promotional plans, and corporate communications. In 2014, Brian led Rendina in refreshing its overall image, resulting in a new logo, website, and brand standards. In addition to directing the marketing arm of the company, Brian is also responsible for creating all business development proposals, as well as all corporate and project presentations.

Brian started his tenure with Rendina as a Business Development Analyst and he continues to provide strategic input and support on all new business efforts. Previous to working at Rendina, Brian was a licensed real estate salesperson for Lama Real Estate, where he focused on commercial leasing, sales, and acquisitions.

Brian holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business from Ithaca College. An avid traveler, Brian has spent a considerable amount of time in Central and South America, as well as in Australia, where he studied at Murdoch University, University of Tasmania, and La Trobe University.


Chris Culver

Leasing Director
Responsibilities: Business Development | Leasing

Chris Culver is a Leasing Director at Rendina Healthcare Real Estate. Chris’ primary responsibility is to support the marketing and leasing efforts for the Northeast region. In particular, he will focus his efforts on the company’s growing portfolio of healthcare facilities in New Jersey. Chris comes to Rendina with commercial real estate sales and financial consulting experience, recently working with Sitar Realty Company in New Jersey. Chris has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology, with a minor in Business Administration from Manhattan College.

Michael J. Sabatello IV

Investment Director
Responsibilities: Acquisitions | Leasing | Acquisition, Development, Construction and Finance Documentation

Michael J. Sabatello IV is Investment Director and has extensive experience in the acquisition, development, financing, operation and disposition of commercial real estate. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and a Juris Doctorate from Rutgers Law School. Michael has worked for many years with Habitat for Humanity, and has twice served as President of the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County and he remains active on the Board.


David B. Rendina

Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development
Responsibilities: Financial Analysis | Business Development | Project Financing | Marketing

David B. Rendina is Senior Vice President of Real Estate Development at Rendina, where he primarily assists in the strategic placement of capital in acquisitions and developments. In David’s three years at Rendina, he has facilitated the placement of more than $70 million in capital to represent more than 500,000 square feet of healthcare real estate in 6 different states. David is responsible for guiding the direction of Rendina’s marketing voice, working with the team that led the rebranding in 2014.

David serves as a member on the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Leadership Team and Director of the Rendina Family Foundation. David graduated from Florida State University with Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Economics.


Brint Hahn

Director of Finance
Responsibilities: Director of Finance

Brint Hahn is Director of Finance and is responsible for financial analysis and underwriting of development projects and acquisitions, both internally and through joint venture platforms. While at Rendina, Brint has provided underwriting and financial modeling for nearly 1 million square feet of completed transactions. Brint is also part of Rendina’s marketing department where he provides input on advertising materials and brand initiatives. Brint began his career in Ohio working for companies such as Stifel, Nicolaus & Company and Morgan Stanley. Upon relocating to Florida, he worked as an Analyst at Aduro Asset Group, a boutique Private Equity & Fund of Funds firm, and most recently at Franklin Templeton where he was a Pricing Analyst for the Fort Lauderdale Equity Desk. Brint has a Bachelors of Science in Corporate Finance from the University of Akron.


Benny Flores

President – Property Management
Responsibilities: Property Management | Strategy | Operations

Benny Flores is President of the property management division where he is responsible for strategy, operations, and financial performance. Under his leadership, the division has grown to manage over 25 buildings representing over one million square feet of space, including healthcare, commercial and mix-use properties. In his prior roles with Rendina, Benny has been responsible for overseeing the company’s corporate and property accounting, financial reporting, insurance, cash management, information systems, and human resources. Benny began his career in public accounting with BDO Seidman, LLC in NYC focusing on the banking and healthcare industries. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with an emphasis on management from Pace University and is a Certified Public Accountant.


Leslie McLaren

Vice President of Accounting – Property Management
Responsibilities: Property Accounting | Corporate Financials

Leslie McLaren is Vice President of Accounting for the property management division where she is responsible for maintaining a comprehensive system book of accounts and other records relating to or reflecting the results of the operation of assigned properties. Leslie comes to Rendina with over 14 years of accounting experience working for such organizations as Centex Homes, Ram Realty Services, and most recently Westbrook Partners. Leslie has a Bachelors of Accounting from Florida Atlantic University.


Sandra Rodriguez

General Manager
Responsibilities: Operational Management | Client Relations

Sandra Rodriguez is responsible for overseeing the day to day management and operations for Rendina’s extensive healthcare and commercial office portfolio across the United States. Sandra brings over 13 years of diverse real estate management and leasing experience working with companies such as Holladay Properties, ProMed Properties, and most recently as the Director of Leasing and Property Management at Mount Sinai Medical Center Hospital. Sandra has expertise in several areas of medical real estate including property management, asset management, leasing, project management, market research, and maintaining strong hospital relationships through service and attention to detail. Sandra has an Associate in Business Administration from Kaplan University.


Nathan J. Laskiewicz CPM RPA

Senior Property Manager
Responsibilities: Property Management

Nate’s primary responsibility will be to provide the day-to-day property management services for our properties in the state of New Jersey. Nate comes to Rendina with over 30 years of property management experience which he gained while working for such organizations as Black Rock Realty, Omni Management Group and Ivy Realty. Nate has a Bachelors of Business Administration and his RPA certification. He is also a Course Instructor for New Jersey BOMA and has held the position of President & Board Member for Capital Region BOMA-Albany. An avid fishermen, Nate has hosted a nationally syndicated TV show, Lakes Region Fishing, and has had four top 10 national finishes plus many regional and local tournament wins.


John Delbene

Property Manager
Responsibilities: Property Management

John’s primary responsibility is to provide the day-to-day property management services for our properties in South Florida. John comes to Rendina with over 33 years of property management experience which he gained while working for such organizations as CB Richard Ellis, BPG Management Company and most recently working as a Regional Property Manager with a large NJ real estate company. John has a Masters of Science from West Virginia University.


Jessica Darden

Property Accountant
Responsibilities: Property Accounting

Jessica’s primary responsibility is to manage the accounting function for an assigned portfolio of properties. Jessica comes to Rendina with accounting experience which she gained while working for such companies as Mengel, Metzger, Barr & Co., and Automotive Management Services. Jessica has a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Alfred University College of Business.


Sara Bendix

Property Accountant
Responsibilities: Property Accounting

Sara’s primary responsibility is to manage the accounting function for an assigned portfolio of properties. Sara comes to Rendina with 7 years of accounting experience which she gained while working for such organizations as C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Avant Energy and most recently Madeira Products. Sara has a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Business Administration from Northwestern College.


Jasmine Pottinger

Revenue Accountant
Responsibilities: Recordkeeping

Jasmine’s primary responsibility is to oversee the management and recordkeeping of tenant ledgers for property management. Jasmine comes to Rendina with over 8 years of support and accounting experience which she gained while working for such organizations as Caler, Donten & Levine, School Board of Broward County, and most recently Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Jasmine has a B.S. in Business Administration and Management.

Michael J. Sabatello IV

General Counsel
Responsibilities: Legal Affairs | Leasing | Acquisition, Development, Construction and Finance Documentation

Michael J. Sabatello IV is General Counsel and has extensive experience in the acquisition, development, financing, operation and disposition of commercial real estate. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and a Juris Doctorate from Rutgers Law School. Michael has worked for many years with Habitat for Humanity, and has twice served as President of the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County and he remains active on the Board.


Christy Evans

Associate Legal Counsel
Responsibilities: Acquisition, Development, Construction and Management Documentation | Project Financing | General Legal Matters | National Leasing

Christy Evans is Associate Legal Counsel. For the past 13 years, Christy represented clients in several aspects of transactional law, including work in public finance, commercial real estate acquisitions and financing, commercial leasing, corporate and securities, regulatory and governmental practice areas. She has also served as General Counsel to the Housing Finance Authority of Palm Beach County, Florida. She has worked with many local developers and residential construction companies on the financing of infrastructure for residential developments as well as representing various developers in the area of professional and regulatory licensing with regard to acquiring liquor, hotel and restaurant licenses; occupational licenses; and contractor’s licenses.

Christy, a member of the Order of the Coif, the Florida Bar and the Palm Beach County Bar Association, attended the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, where she graduated with high honors, served as Senior Notes and Comments Editor for the Florida Law Review, and earned an award for scholarly legal writing for a piece published in the Florida Law Review. She has also obtained a Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of South Florida and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Florida Atlantic University.

Prior to entering the legal profession, Christy worked as a probation officer in Palm Beach County, Florida, where she earned the title “Officer of the Year,” and held various positions in the counseling and social services professions.


Cathy M. Scott

Legal Assistant
Responsibilities: Loan Closing Documents | Project Closings | Entity Formation

Cathy Scott is a Legal Assistant and has more than 20 years experience as a paralegal specializing in corporate and real estate law. Cathy’s experience includes commercial real estate transactions, residential closings, stock purchase and asset purchase transactions. She has also been involved with the execution and completion of public offerings and private placements. Prior to joining Rendina, Cathy served 10 years as a real estate/ corporate paralegal at the firm of Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn and 10 years as a real estate/corporate paralegal at the firm of Shutts & Bowen. Cathy is an honors graduate from Spring Hill College in Mobile, AL, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. She continued her education at the Institute for Paralegal Training in Philadelphia, PA, where she completed the Real Estate Paralegal Course.


Jeanne M. Battles

Certified Legal Assistant
Responsibilities: Loan Closing Documents | Acquisitions, Sales, Leasing and Development Documentation | Entity Formation

Jeanne Battles is an Advanced Certified Paralegal – Real Estate Specialist and Florida Registered Paralegal with over 25 years of experience in real estate law. Prior to joining Rendina, she worked as a real estate paralegal at the firm of Shutts & Bowen for 12 years and at the firm of Wien, Malkin & Bettex for 7 years, conducting commercial and residential real estate closings and preparing commercial leases. Jeanne graduated from the Paralegal Institute at Florida Atlantic University. She was the first President of the Palm Beach County Chapter of the Paralegal Association of Florida and has served in many capacities on both the local and state level. Jeanne is also very involved in the community, leading a women’s growth group through her church and being a licensed foster parent, which resulted in adopting two children.

Michael D. Rendina

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Responsibilities: Asset Management | Company Operations | Healthcare Real Estate Development | Project Accounting | Project Financing

Michael D. Rendina is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Rendina. Michael brings over 11 years experience in finance and operations to the organization. In overseeing finance and accounting, he is responsible for raising and structuring debt and equity capital and maintaining the company’s relationships with institutional lenders and equity partners. His entrepreneurial foresight provides the ability to structure unique financial solutions tailored to meet the needs of each client and project. In addition, he manages the reliability and effectiveness of business processes through interaction with managers and associates. Michael graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Finance and Real Estate.


April Pearson

Vice President – Accounting
Responsibilities: Corporate Accounting | Treasury Management | Reporting | Internal Controls & Best Practices

April Pearson is Vice President of Accounting and is responsible for overseeing all corporate and development accounting functions. April comes to Rendina with over 10 years of senior level accounting experience which she gained while working for such organizations as Henry S. Miller, Westbrook Partners, and most recently Encore Capital Management. April has B.A. in Business Administration from University of Massachusetts Lowell.


Don Drake

Vice President of Tax and Investments
Responsibilities: Asset Management | Project Financing

Don Drake is Vice President of Tax and Investments for Rendina. Donnie has more than nineteen years of experience in the construction and development arenas. He served as the Controller of Capital Project Funds for the Palm Beach County School Board, where he was responsible for payment supervision of all construction projects, long range budget projections, and complete accountability of all capital expenditures. Donnie’s professional experience also includes serving as the Corporate Controller for Burg & DiVosta Corporation; Corporate Controller and Vice President of The Satter Companies, Inc.; and as Senior Accountant for Deloitte & Touche where he audited Real Estate Development firms. At Rendina, Donnie is responsible for corporate finance, project financing, accounting and financial reporting. Donnie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Florida State University and 40 years experience as a Certified Public Accountant.


April Thompson

Vice President – Asset Management
Responsibilities: Asset Management | Financial Analysis

April Thompson is Vice President of Asset Management and is responsible for managing various aspects of the administrative, financial, capital and operations of our Rendina portfolio. This includes both current properties and potential opportunities. April comes to Rendina with almost 10 years of finance and asset management experience which she gained while working for such organizations as Welltower (f.k.a. Healthcare REIT) and most recently TD Bank. April has a Bachelor’s of Finance from Florida State University and a MBA from the University of Florida.


Brint Hahn

Director of Finance
Responsibilities: Financial Analysis

Brint Hahn is Director of Finance and is responsible for financial analysis and underwriting of development projects and acquisitions, both internally and through joint venture platforms. While at Rendina, Brint has provided underwriting and financial modeling for nearly 1 million square feet of completed transactions. Brint is also part of Rendina’s marketing department where he provides input on advertising materials and brand initiatives. Brint began his career in Ohio working for companies such as Stifel, Nicolaus & Company and Morgan Stanley. Upon relocating to Florida, he worked as an Analyst at Aduro Asset Group, a boutique Private Equity & Fund of Funds firm, and most recently at Franklin Templeton where he was a Pricing Analyst for the Fort Lauderdale Equity Desk. Brint has a Bachelors of Science in Corporate Finance from the University of Akron.


Brianna Kounelas

Senior Corporate Accountant
Responsibilities: Corporate Accounting | Financial Analysis | Reporting

Brianna Kounelas is responsible for the day-to-day operations and financial reporting of all corporate accounting functions. Brianna comes to Rendina with extensive accounting and auditing experience which she obtained while working for such organizations as Baker Newman Noyes, Forrester Research, and most recently Cambridge Associates. Brianna has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Accounting from the University of New Hampshire. She is also a Certified Public Accountant.


Natasha Green

Project Accountant
Responsibilities: Financial Analysis | Project Accounting

Natasha is the Project Accountant at Rendina. Natasha is responsible for managing and performing the financial analysis and accounting of projects under development. Natasha comes to Rendina with 8 years of accounting experience which she gained while working for such organizations as Wright Maritime Group and most recently J. Hendricks Homes. Natasha has a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Saint Leo University.


Sherlyn Colquitt

Accounts Payable Specialist
Responsibilities: Accounts Payable | Accounts Receivable

Sherlyn Colquitt is the Accounts Payable Specialist for Rendina. Sherlyn’s primary responsibility is to process the accounts payable/receivable functions for the Company. Sherlyn has a solid foundation of 15 years of experience in the banking industry.

David Kahn

Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Responsibilities: HR Strategy | Recruitment & On-Boarding | Succession Planning | Training

David Kahn is the Senior Vice President of Human Resources. David’s primary responsibilities are to develop strategic human resource programs that are crucial to the success of the organization. Programs such as first in class recruiting and new hire on-boarding, as well as succession planning and training to further develop our existing human capital who aspire to elevate their careers at Rendina as we continue to grow. David will focus on preserving and nurturing our culture, as well as continuing our efforts to establish Rendina as an employer of choice.

David comes to Rendina with 17 years of human resources experience which he gained while working for such organizations as Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller’s Office, Signature HealthCARE, and most recently Nurse on Call.

David dedicates his free time to working as an Adjunct Professor at Northwood University where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in leadership, business, and organization development. He has also been a guest speaker at numerous Florida HR conferences on a variety of topics such as employee engagement, executive coaching, succession planning, and hiring and development. David graduated with a Bachelors in Psychology from University of Florida and earned a Doctorate of Philosophy from Barry University.


Mary Kay McGann

Office Manager & Personnel Administrator
Responsibilities: OFFICE MANAGEMENT | RECRUITMENT & ON-BOARDING | BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION

Mary Kay’s primary responsibilities include managing the Rendina corporate office. Additionally, Mary Kay is responsible for all day-to-day HR functions including payroll, onboarding and benefits administration. Mary Kay comes to Rendina with over 12 years of HR management experience she gained while working for such organizations as the Village of North Palm Beach and Welltower (f.k.a. Healthcare REIT). Mary Kay has a Bachelor’s in English from Florida Atlantic University.


Administrators
Back Row:

Lynn Buonacore
Mandee Paluga
Orian Williams
Kelly Cianfarano
Sharon Hammock

Front Row:

Susan Earle
Katherina Warren