As Managing Principal, Rich is responsible for the delivery of consistent first class real estate solutions to our clients. Rich has over a decade of specific but diversified knowledge of real estate and property management experience, including commercial management, association management, market rate apartments and even student housing. Rich is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson, a Realtor, and has two management designations from the Community Association Managers International Certification Board. Above All Else, Rich greatly enjoys the field's aspect of collaboration to reach goals. Rich lives in Colchester with his wife, two kids and three fish.
As the Founding Principal of Lake Point Property Management, Jeff is responsible for the direction our clients’ investment properties including annual budgeting, year-end reconciliation, capital & strategic planning recommendations, asset management, facilities, tenant relations, and lease management. Jeff has over 12 years of experience in commercial property management in Vermont and has also worked in the greater New York area managing commercial portfolios for one of the largest REITs in North America. Jeff’s focus on building long lasting relationships with owners, vendors and tenants provides for a positive business environment that all stakeholders can appreciate.
A Nantucket-raised entrepreneur with over 10 years of luxury real estate experience, Yana manages lease negotiation and marketing historically difficult to lease properties. She is dedicated to tenant relationship administration according to industry best practices combined with local Vermont experience and your portfolio goals. Yana's focus is marketing investment properties to ensure the highest occupancy rate through innovative positioning and digital advertising. Yana is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson and a Realtor. When she is not working or writing, she enjoys all that outdoor Vermont has to offer. 802.999.7411
Director of Marketing and Lease Administration
Yana Walder Cook
Josh joined the Lake Point team in December, 2015 as an Assistant Property Manager and has moved into the role of Property Maintenance Manager in 2017. He manages day to day operations and tenant relations. As a certified Master Gardner, Josh manages the commercial landscaping contracts, ensuring that properties are looking beautiful and are maintained in a sustainable manner. Prior to joining Lake Point, Josh has over 10 years in Property Management experience in the Stowe area with a focus on landscaping and custom gardens. Josh resides in Hinesburg, VT with his wife and two children.
Director of Maintenance
Matt joined Lake Point with over 10 years of property management experience. He is a Burlington native who spent time out west, but always returned to what he loves the most, the four seasons and the Green Mountains. He comes with experience in building operations, customer relations, and project management. He lives in Bolton with his wife and two sons. When not working, Matt enjoys exploring all aspects of the outdoors and sharing this passion with his family.
Director of Property Management
As Office Manager, Ellen is tasked with ensuring a smooth process when coordinating vendor activity and addressing tenant concerns in a timely and professional manner. Ellen brings many years of exceptional customer service to her role as the first point of contact for tenants and the company's local partners. She is a graduate of Johnson State College. Ellen currently resides in Burlington with her partner and their dog.
Spencer joined the Lake Point team at the start of 2018. As a maintenance technician, Spencer brings seven years of experience in landscaping. He is also experienced in carpentry and property maintenance and assists with a wide range of property management projects. In his free time, Spencer enjoys the green mountains and is an avid skier and fisherman.
Matt Hagen helps execute any maintenance, communication or customer service for and within Lake Point Property Management. He specializes in logistical solutions to any requests that may arise on any given day. Matt is also a very active musician who plays regularly around Burlington and throughout the state of Vermont. He calls Burlington his home with his life partner, Jane and two dogs B.B. and Shai Hulud.
Corey joined Lake Point at the start of 2019. He brings six years of landscaping, construction, and maintenance experience to the team. He gathered a range of skills and knowledge in environmental management while studying for Environmental Science degree at Champlain College. He currently lives in South Burlington. As an outdoor enthusiast he spends most of his free time either fishing or hiking with friends and family.
Associate Property Manager
Michael joined the Lake Point team as a college intern in the spring of 2019 and graduated to the role of Property Coordinator in August of that year. As Property Coordinator, Michael is responsible for coordinating the activities of the team and in fostering a seamless relationship between Lake Point’s vendors and tenants. Michael is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson and a Realtor. A recent graduate of the University of Vermont, Michael currently resides in Burlington. In his free time, Mike enjoys exploring Vermont on his bike or on weekend hiking trips with his friends.
Recently new to Vermont, Chris moved here from NYC where he helped put on live events and meetings high profile companies. Chris has an extensive background in IT and Multimedia production. He is always looking ahead when it comes to cutting edge technology. Chris Currently lives in South Burlington. In his free time Chris enjoys snowboarding, mountain biking and hiking.
IT / Multimedia
Shannon joined Lake Point Property Management with 5 years experience of Property Management. She is dedicated to Association Property Management, tenant/owner relations and project management. She resides in Burlington with her husband and son. When she is not working she is attending her sons sporting evens and enjoying all that Vermont has to offer with her family.