Behind every great company is a superb team of executives and employees. We have put together a great team of experts with a wealth of experience in real estate investment and operations and an extensive background in mobile home park acquisitions, finance and operations. We have teamed with industry experts with extensive funding, acquisition, and operating experience. They are an integral part of our operating team providing advice and assistance over a broad range of topics.
Thomas O. Miller, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Thomas O. Miller is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He is the founder and an owner. Mr. Miller is a seasoned real estate professional and investor, business developer and operator, as well as an accomplished professional pilot. Over the years he has developed several businesses and has a knack for spotting business trends early in their development. He planned and opened the first of several drive thru gourmet coffee shops outside of the Seattle area, early in the gourmet coffee craze. He has used a creative funding method to start and expand an aircraft charter and management company that grew to over 21 aircraft in only a few short years. He was even instrumental in getting the FAA in the early 1980’s to change the set of regulations that has made Fractional Aircraft Ownership a viable industry.
Mr. Miller has a background in aviation regulatory compliance. He was a team leader that helped start a scheduled airline in Kansas City. His team was responsible for writing, and getting approval of, the Flight Operations Manuals, which helped make it possible for the airline to get certified right on schedule. He also was in charge of preparing operations and training records for FAA operations oversight inspections for three airlines. This regulatory compliance skillset is easily transferrable to any new venture. He has spent the last 20 years as a professional pilot at NetJets Aviation, Inc, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. Mr. Miller has spent over 8 years managing the investments of his self-directed IRA. Using these funds, he started flipping homes in Southwest Florida and now deals exclusively in lending to rehab and develop high-end homes in Naples and South Florida using unique low risk money growth strategies while securing the safety of the funds he invests. Mr. Miller has also written, co-written, and published two books on real estate sales and investing. His book on real estate investing made the Amazon #1 Best Selling list for real estate investing. Mr Miller has experience and received extensive training in the systems needed to locate, evaluate, acquire, and enhance the value of Mobile Home Communities.
Mr. Millers’ roots come from Eastern Pennsylvania where he grew up helping with the family business. He attended boarding school for 6 years and currently serves as a trustee on the Alumni Foundation Board, and as the Real Estate Committee Chairman. He attended the University of Hawaii. He enjoys flying, traveling, and golf.
Bernard L. Ter Keurst, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Bernard L. Ter Keurst is the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. He is a founder and an owner. Mr. Ter Keurst is a seasoned financial professional, with over twenty five years in finance and accounting. He has extensive experience working for a diversified real estate company based in Clearwater Florida, which owned a substantial portfolio of RV and Mobile Home Parks, Office Buildings, Farms and Ranches, and a classic automobile dealership. One division of the company owned and operated 26 mobile home and RV parks, primarily in Texas and Florida, and is still operating today. He was most recently acting in the capacity of Director of Accounting at St Matthews House, a Naples, FL based charity that focuses on hunger and homelessness. Mr. Ter Keurst obtained his Florida CPA license in 1994, and has been in corporate accounting ever since, ranging from smaller organizations to Fortune 500 companies, in both California and Florida.
Mr. Ter Keurst’s roots are in Holland and Grand Rapids Michigan (where he attended Calvin College), Southern California, and Florida, where he obtained his Masters in Accounting from the University of Florida. Mr. Ter Keurst enjoys the Florida beaches and an occasional golf game, and other outside real estate and business interests.
Anthony T. Quire, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Anthony T. Quire is the Chief Operating Officer of the Company. He is a founder and an owner. Mr. Quire is a seasoned mobile home park owner and operator and an experienced real estate investor. He has over 10 years’ experience in the field and presently owns 2 parks and has managed several other parks for absentee owners. All parks have experienced substantial occupancy and revenue growth in excess of 200%. All of his MHC’s are now stabilized going from low 60% occupancy rates to the mid 90% occupancy, while at the same time revitalizing the parks by improving their overall appearance. By implementing common sense policies and management practices all of his parks have experienced substantial value enhancements. Mr. Quire has valuable experience and has received additional extensive training in the systems needed to locate, evaluate, acquire, and enhance the value of Mobile Home Communities. He owns a complex of apartments for low income residents and turned this investment into a profitable well-run property.
Mr. Quire roots are in Goldsboro, NC where he works with troubled youth in the local school system. He obtained his Masters in Public Administration and a BA in Political Science from the Kentucky State University, Frankfort, KY. His hobbies are basketball, football, and volunteering in the community.
Bradley P. Rymer, Consulting Partner
Bradley P. Rymer is a Consulting Partner of the Manager. He comes to our team with extensive Mobile Home Community background. He has been the CFO for the 5th largest owner of MHC’s, and he is presently President of a Capital company and a Commercial Real Estate Consulting company with an emphasis on MHC’s. He has procured over $1.75 Billion in strategic capital business intelligence & strategic analytics mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. He has managed and reported on 16 Private Equity Funds with an aggregate of $600 Million USD in funding. His skill set is too extensive to detail here, suffice it to say he is a substantial value-add to our strategic management team. He helps us model for fiscal performance and assists with risk analysis and surveillance via financial & qualitative modeling, in addition to providing other skills.
Mr. Rymer's roots are in Denver, CO where he has spent many years in our business including earning a Master’s in Business Administration from Regis University. He participates in winter and summer sporting activities. He is active in coaching High School Football in the Denver area.
Lisa Barnes, Chief Counsel
Lisa Barns is Chief Counsel of the manager. She has over 23 years’ experience in Real Estate and Business
Law. Experienced in mergers, acquisitions, development, including representation in front of State and Local boards. She specializes in contracts and negotiations business operations compliance law, foreclosures and evictions, and title closing services.
Mrs. Barnes’ roots are from the Boston, MA area. She now resides in Naples, FL and is the President of a builder developer and realtor in the area.