The leadership team at Park Partners Residential is comprised of entrepreneurial minded executives passionate about real estate. Individual strengths and experience unite to deliver a preeminent management team. Together, the executive team exceeds 100 combined years of real estate experience.
Rick Giles, Managing Partner
Mr. Giles is an owner and a Managing Member of Park Partners Residential. In 2013 Mr. Giles teamed up with Rosemurgy Properties to form a joint venture for the purpose of acquiring multifamily development sites and assets. As the venture successfully acquired and developed assets, Giles and Rosemurgy formed Park Partners Residential, for the primary purpose of providing property management services for multifamily real estate. With 26 years of experience in the multifamily industry, Mr. Giles has guided the operations of more than 25,000 apartments including: luxury market rate, bond financed, renovation, student, high rise, and garden style properties.
Alexander Rosemurgy, Managing Partner
Alexander S. Rosemurgy II is Managing Partner of Park Partners Residential. In 2013, Mr. Rosemurgy teamed up with Giles Capital Group to form a joint venture for the purpose of acquiring multifamily development sites and assets. As the venture successfully acquired and developed assets, Rosemurgy and Giles formed Park Partners Residential for the primary purpose of providing property management services for multifamily real estate, specializing in student housing. Since May 2013, entities controlled by Rosemurgy and Giles have acquired assets for which the stabilized value exceeds $200 million. In addition, Mr. Rosemurgy is the CEO of Rosemurgy Properties, a privately owned commercial real estate development, investment and management firm.
Heather Straub, Director of Asset Management
Mrs. Straub serves as the Director of Asset Management. A veteran of the multifamily industry with over 30 years of experience, Mrs. Straub possesses extensive knowledge of operations, encompassing garden-style, mid-rise and high-rise product types. She has broad expertise in portfolio management, new construction and lease ups, acquisitions, dispositions and property repositioning and renovations throughout a variety of markets across the Southeast and Texas. The majority of her career has focused on portfolio oversight for institutional clients. Prior to joining Park Partners she served as a Director for a public REIT where she was responsible for developing the operations platform and providing portfolio management. She is a licensed Florida real estate salesperson and has served on the board of directors for the Southeast Florida Apartment Association.
Nic DeSiato, Chief Financial Officer
Nic DeSiato serves as Chief Financial Officer for Park Partners Residential. His real estate experience includes the past nine years at Rosemurgy Properties, most recently as Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, Nic works closely with lenders and investors, manages the financial end of all acquisitions and dispositions and oversees all of the firm's financial reporting and tax filings. Previously, Mr. DeSiato served as a controller at Campbell Property Management. Prior to this role, Mr. DeSiato was a Certified Public Accountant for a national accounting firm where is focused on tax accounting. Mr. DeSiato has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from Florida State University and resides in Boca Raton with his family.
Jessica Victor, Marketing Director
Jessica Victor serves as the Marketing Director for Park Partners Residential. Prior to this role, Jessica held the position of marketing and events coordinator for World of Beer. She is also involved with South East Florida Apartment Association’s Young Professionals. Jessica graduated from The University of Central Florida and resides in Deerfield Beach Florida with her family.
Perla Lopez, Human Resources Director
Perla Lopez serves as the Director of Human Resources for Park Partners Residential. She joined the company in 2015, bringing with her over five years of human resources knowledge. Prior to joining Park Partners Residential, Perla’s recent experience included a green tech startup based in South Florida, and a major global corporation, Aramark, a leader in the customer service business with more than 270,000 employees.
In her role at Park Partners, Perla handles the day to day operations of the Human Resources department to include recruitment and selection, employee relations, employee training, payroll, and benefits administration. Perla earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University and is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management and the Human Rights Campaign. Raised in South Florida, she currently resides in Plantation with her family.
Mark Stewart, Controller
Mark Stewart is the Controller for Park Partners Residential, a multi-faceted firm for the ownership, development, and property management of multi-family real estate. As Controller he supervises the management company's accounting department. His responsibilities include financial management of the corporate entity and the properties they manage, producing financial reports, and performing cash management, budgeting, forecasting, tax reporting and audit preparation. Mark has over 9 years’ experience in real estate accounting and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Strayer University.