PRINCIPALS

David Robertson – CEO & Chief Investment Officer

David Robertson has over 20 years of real estate experience and has completed more than $15 billion of acquisitions, dispositions, redevelopments, joint ventures, and debt financings during his career. Prior to FrontRange, he was Co-President, Chief Investment Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Apartment Investment and Management Company, a publicly traded multifamily REIT (AIMCO, NYSE: AIV) with more than $10 billion of assets. Mr. Robertson earned a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.

Lance Graber – Managing Principal, Investments

Lance Graber has 30 years of real estate experience and has completed more than $18 billion of transactions during his career. At FrontRange, he focuses primarily on originating and managing investments in real estate operating platforms and their related assets. Prior to FrontRange, he was Executive Vice President and Co-Head of Transactions and Asset Management at AIMCO. Mr. Graber earned a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Christopher Davis – Principal, Investments

Christopher Davis joined FrontRange from The Picerne Group, a private real estate investment firm where he served as a Regional President and Managing Director. Prior to joining The Picerne Group in 2009, he was a Senior Vice President with Fairfield Residential. Mr. Davis has over 17 years of real estate experience covering acquisitions, developments, redevelopments, dispositions, joint ventures, and distressed debt. Mr. Davis earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Middlebury College.

Scott Berry, CFA – Principal, Investments

Scott Berry joined FrontRange from Archstone, one of the largest investors, developers, and operators of apartment communities globally with more than 60,000 units located throughout the United States and Germany. While at Archstone, Mr. Berry served as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis from 2007 to 2013. Prior to Archstone, he was a Financial Analyst with Budget Truck Rental. Mr. Berry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in both Finance and Accounting from the University of Colorado at Boulder and is a CFA charter holder.

EXECUTIVE TEAM

Louie Cohen – Senior Vice President, Legal & Chief Compliance Officer

Louie Cohen joined FrontRange from Republic Financial Corporation, a private investment firm with a diverse portfolio of real property assets and operating companies, where he served as General Counsel. Prior to joining Republic in 2007, Mr. Cohen was an attorney in the Commercial Law and Securities Group in the Denver, Colorado office of Holme Roberts & Owen LLP (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP), where he focused on corporate and financial transactions. Mr. Cohen earned a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Northwestern University.

Becky Lumly – Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Becky Lumly joined FrontRange from Hyatt Hotels (NYSE: H) where she served as Vice President of Finance for the Lifestyle Hotel Division.  Hyatt acquired Two Roads Hospitality in late 2018, where Mrs. Lumly served as Senior Vice President of Finance, responsible for leading the property finance and accounting function for 73 hotel, residential and resort properties across North America.  Prior to joining Two Roads, Mrs. Lumly served in a variety of accounting and development roles at Vail Resorts (NYSE: MTN) from 2002 to 2010.  She spent three years in the audit practice at Arthur Andersen and KPMG and earned her CPA license in Colorado in 2005.  Mrs. Lumly earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Accountancy from the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas.

Jamie Pitt Miller – Senior Vice President, Capital Markets 

Jamie Pitt Miller joined FrontRange from Whale Rock Capital Management, a Boston-based hedge fund, and brings over 18 years of experience in the securities industry. While at Whale Rock, Ms. Pitt Miller was Director of Business Development from 2013 to 2017. She started her career with Goldman Sachs in 1996 where she worked in a variety of roles in New York, London, and Frankfurt. She spent one year with The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research as manager in their fundraising group. She joined UBS in 2004 where she spent nine years in Prime Brokerage Sales & Capital Introduction in both their London and New York offices. Ms. Pitt Miller earned a Master of Business Administration from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and a Bachelor of Arts from New York University.

Brian Roland – Senior Vice President, Capital Markets

Brian Roland joined FrontRange from Resource Land Holdings, a private equity firm that invests in natural resource producing real estate across the United States and Canada, where he served as Vice President, Investments. Prior to joining Resource Land Holdings, Mr. Roland was an Asset Management Associate with M3 Capital Partners (formerly Macquarie Bank) from 2012 to 2015 and was an Associate in Private Equity/Investment Banking with the group from 2004 to 2010. Mr. Roland earned a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Michael Audia, CPA – Vice President, Controller

Michael Audia joined FrontRange from Global Logistic Properties (GLP), a global investment manager specializing in logistics and related technologies, where he served as Vice President of Accounting for the U.S. operations comprising over $18 billion of assets. Prior to joining GLP, Mr. Audia served in a variety of accounting roles for Blackstone companies (NYSE: BX) including IndCor Properties and Equity Office Properties from 2005 to 2015 where he focused on acquisitions and dispositions, operational and fund accounting, and various technology and business improvement initiatives. He spent five years in the Enterprise Risk Services practice at Deloitte and Touche and earned his CPA license in 2003. Mr. Audia graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from DePaul University located in Chicago, Illinois.

Neal Papajcik, CPA – Senior Associate 

Neal Papajcik joined FrontRange from Ernst & Young, where he was a Senior Consultant in the Financial Services Office Risk Advisory Group. Prior to joining Ernst & Young, Mr. Papajcik was a Senior Auditor for CME Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CME) from 2008 to 2013. Mr. Papajcik graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Real Estate from Marquette University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Sam Benavram – Associate

Sam Benavram joined FrontRange from Resource Land Holdings, where he served as an Investment Analyst from 2016 to 2018.  Prior to this, Mr. Benavram earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Certificate in Real Estate from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Leah Mumford – Corporate Paralegal

Leah Mumford joined FrontRange from the Denver, Colorado office of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, a national law firm where she was a Real Estate Paralegal.  Prior to joining Brownstein in 2016, Ms. Mumford was a Senior Transaction Paralegal at Republic Financial Corporation, a private investment firm with a diverse portfolio of real property assets and operating companies. Ms. Mumford earned a Bachelor of Arts from Fort Lewis College and holds a Paralegal Certificate.

Nicole Riggio – Director, Operations & Investor Relations

Nicole Riggio joined FrontRange from Cadian Capital Management, a New York City-based long/short equity hedge fund focused on investments in the Technology, Media, and Telecom space. Ms. Riggio was responsible for managing the operational, administrative, and logistical needs of the firm from its inception in 2007 through 2018. Ms. Riggio earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Florida.

Alli Harwood – Operations Associate

Alli Harwood joined FrontRange following her graduation from the University of Colorado at Boulder where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Management.

Blake Anderson, CPA – Assistant Controller

Blake Anderson joined FrontRange from Saban Capital Group, where he served as Accounting Manager for the real estate group. He began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the Risk Assurance practice. Mr. Anderson earned Bachelor of Business Administration degrees in Accounting and Finance from the University of Iowa, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Joe Marucci – Accounting Manager

Joe Marucci joined FrontRange following his graduation from the University of Colorado Denver where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance and Accounting. Prior to joining FrontRange, Mr. Marucci worked as a Research/Teaching Assistant with Professor Yosef Bonaparte, and also served as President of the Portfolio Management Group that manages the University’s endowment.

Nina Noon – Senior Accountant

Nina Noon joined FrontRange from Ernst & Young, where she was a Staff Accountant in the Assurance Practice. Prior to Ernst & Young, Ms. Noon earned a Master in Professional Accounting and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.

Jacob Weiss – Staff Accountant

Jacob Weiss joined FrontRange following his graduation from the University of Colorado at Boulder where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting and Finance.

 

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

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