1 - 2   Next
Katie Thompson President & Principal Broker - OR | Designated Broker - WA Email: katie@deeringmanagementgroup.comKatie Thompson has been with Deering Management Group since 2009. Prior to joining the organization, Katie spent 11 years in Portland, Oregon, with companies focusing on their business development, community involvement, public relations, and financial strategy. She currently oversees a portfolio of office, retail, and industrial properties in Portland, Salem and the surrounding areas. Her experience includes property management, tenant/vendor relations and financial oversight. Her goals are to maintain occupancy rates while maximizing the client’s return on their investment.

Katie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Marketing and Advertising Management. She has been an active supporter of CAB (Commercial Association of Brokers) and is currently a CAB Director on the Portland Board. In addition, she represents the commercial interests of her local community by working as a Director on the John’s Landing Commercial Areas Association Board. Katie has served as a Portland Rose Festival Court judge since 2013.

Joni Mariman, RPA Vice President, Accounting Email: joni@deeringmanagementgroup.comJoni Mariman has headed Deering Management Group's Accounting Department since 1994. She is responsible for the supervision of other accounting personnel and the initial setup and implementation of each client's accounting needs, as well as new software implementation and upgrades.

Joni is responsible for preparing the monthly financial statements, tracking all tenant invoicing and receipts, supervising the payment of all bills in a timely manner, and keeping track of common area maintenance and other expenses for future reconciliation. She is responsible for the bulk of the monthly reporting requirements for the asset. She also completes all year-end reporting requirements, such as preparing 1099s or adjustments prepared by the client's CPA. Further, Joni is responsible for ensuring compliance with all State client trust account regulations.

Prior to joining Deering Management Group, Joni was employed for eight years by Cornell Oaks Associates/Western Realty Advisors, a Portland-area property/construction management firm. She held administrative and property management positions until the firm disbanded in 1994.

Joni has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Finance from Oregon State University.

James Knepler, FMA, RPA Broker Email: jim@deeringmanagementgroup.comJames Knepler has been with Deering Management Group since 2004. James has close to 30 years of commercial property management experience with organizations such as the General Services Administration and the U.S. Marine Corps. He has managed diverse portfolios of office, medical and industrial properties. Jim is a certified Real Property Administrator (RPA), Facilities Management Administrator (FMA), a licensed Real Estate Salesman in California, and a Broker in Oregon.

Marissa Internicola Broker Email: marissa@deeringmanagementgroup.comMarissa Internicola has been with Deering Management Group since 2018. Marissa comes to Deering with a background in customer service and over eight years of multi-family residential property management experience. Her portfolio includes properties in Salem and the Portland metro area.

Katlin Hoke Broker Email: katlin@deeringmanagementgroup.comKatlin Hoke has been with Deering Management Group since 2013. Katlin manages an extensive portfolio of medical and retail properties. Prior to this, she assisted one manager with his portfolio, where she coordinated tenant and vendor interactions, maintenance and property tasks, operations of the Parking Division, and handled special projects for clients.

Lacey Wright Broker Email: lacey@deeringmanagementgroup.comLacey Wright comes to Deering Management Group with nearly eight years of property management experience, having managed a wide variety of assets that have included multi-family sites, hotels, restaurants, multi-tenant retail centers, single tenant office buildings, and multi-tenant office buildings. Her experience includes operations management, development, and construction supervision.

Lacey oversees a diverse portfolio of office, retail, and medical facilities. She is involved as member of the Urban Land Institute in the Young Leaders Group and BOMA. Lacey obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Michigan University. She joined Deering Management Group in 2019.

Jason Gwazdacz Property Manager Jason Gwazdacz joined Deering Management Group in 2019. His portfolio consists of over 373,000 square feet of historic office and retail properties in Portland’s Pearl District, including the famed Pine Street Market. He also manages several industrial/flex properties. Jason is responsible for the property management, tenant renewals, and construction management services for his properties. He has over 17 years’ experience in the management, leasing, and sales of commercial real estate including office, retail, industrial, and land.

Prior to joining Deering Management Group, Jason was a Senior Retail Leasing Specialist with Lee & Associates and a Senior Associate with Grubb & Ellis in the leasing and sales of office and retail properties. Jason is happily married with two sons. He is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys camping, hiking, fishing, photography, and traveling.

Tom Robertson Broker Tom Robertson joined Deering Management Group in 2019. Tom brings extensive experience in Portland Metro area real estate. Tom has been a licensed broker for over 25 years, concentrating on property management for the last 10 years. Tom has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Oregon State University.

Alisa Smith Administrative Assistant / Maintenance Supervisor Email: alisa@deeringmanagementgroup.comAlisa Smith has been a part of the Deering Management Group team since 2002. Alisa coordinates all maintenance requests from tenants, schedules contractors, and follows the project to its completion. She is responsible for informing the tenants of future action and ensuring the repair is completed on time and to the tenant's satisfaction. Alisa is involved with all of the managers in the day-to-day operation of each property.

Lindsay Ronfeld Senior Budget / Reconciliation Analyst Email: lindsay@deeringmanagementgroup.comLindsay Ronfeld has been with Deering Management Group since 1999. She is an experienced administrator and is responsible for maintaining accurate, detailed records on each property.

Lindsay works closely with the managers to create the annual operating budgets for the properties. She is involved in the entire budgeting process and is instrumental in verifying the accuracy of each budget.

Lindsay also works with the managers to prepare the annual operating expense reconciliations for the properties. This involves compiling the operating expenses and completing the reconciliations in compliance with the tenants' leases. She also handles tenants' requests for supporting documentation, tenant audits, and any concerns or questions they may have regarding the reconciliations.

Vicki Close Executive Assistant / Insurance Specialist Email: vicki@deeringmanagementgroup.comVicki Close has been with Deering Management Group since 2013. Vicki comes to us with a background in customer service and account management. For Deering Management Group, she interfaces with the tenants and owners on a daily basis. She assists the real estate managers with general administration. She works with both vendors and tenants to ensure we have correct up-to-date insurance certificates for all our properties and clients and is responsible for maintaining the insurance certificate.

Renee Bostian Broker's Assistant Email: renee@deeringmanagementgroup.comRenee Bostian has been with Deering Management Group since 2015. Renee comes to us with a background in the non-profit industry. She has extensive experience in all administrative tasks, which easily transfer to the real estate industry. She assists two managers with their property portfolios including tenant correspondence, vendor interactions, and reporting.

Megan Lucas Broker's Assistant Email: megan@deeringmanagementgroup.comMegan Lucas has been with Deering Management Group since 2017. Megan assists three managers with their portfolios and comes to Deering with an extensive background in data measurement and analytics, quality assurance, office administration, and extensive experience in customer service.

Chloe Medina Licensed Broker's Assistant Chloe Medina has been with Deering Management Group since 2019. Chloe has a background in administrative work at a technology startup and is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Oregon. She assists three property managers and their portfolio clients, with a particular focus on providing exceptional, detail-oriented customer service.

Selma Goetz Property Accountant Email: selma@deeringmanagementgroup.comSelma Goetz has been with Deering Management Group since 2007. She aids the Vice President of Accounting in all aspects of her work and manages the Accounting Department in her absence. Her responsibilities include processing all accounts payable/receivable, tenant invoicing, bank reconciliations and monthly financial reporting. Selma's efficiency and organizational skills make her an integral part of our team. She has over 20 years of accounting experience.

Prior to her employment at Deering Management Group, Selma was the Accounts Receivable Coordinator for Albertina Kerr Centers, Office Manager for Precision Industrial Coatings and Accounting Assistant for TIC – The Industrial Company.
1 - 2   Next