Steven Murphy, General Manager, joined the company in 2011. He is responsible for real estate, financial, and economic analysis, including lease and investment underwriting, and portfolio valuation. Steven received his B.B.A. in Real Estate and Urban Economics from the University of Wisconsin in 2011. Prior to joining finance and accounting, Steven was a member of the development team where he assisted in the analysis, entitlement, and day-to-day management of development projects.
Leon Wilkosz, Senior Vice-President – Asset Management – Midwest, is responsible for daily operations, including providing the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure the proper operational controls, administrative procedures and people systems are in place to encourage efficiency, growth and success. Leon spent his career developing operational procedures for companies of all sizes, as well as working in business planning, business mentoring and refining businesses’ process implementation and capital efficiency. His management expertise developed over a 20-year career with United Parcel Service, where he focused on the management of operations, employee relations, customer service, engineering and facilities management. Leon also serves as an advisor or board member to several local companies in the Madison area. Prior to joining the company, Leon was President of DaneVest Capital, owner of Resource Consulting LLC., a Pacific Rim import company, and President of Schweiger Furniture. Leon graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, holds a Real Estate Broker license, CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and a BOMI Real Property Administrator (RPA®) designation.