John T. Lamorte – President and CEO
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John founded WPMG in 1988, after many years of success in Corporate Finance in NYC.
As President and CEO, John is responsible for overall operations at WPMG including property and financial staff management, supervising large capital improvement projects, working with engineers, architects, lawyers and accountants as well as trouble shooting any areas of concern for board members. Given his expertise in corporate finance, John is involved in the financial management side of the industry and assists our boards with short and long term financial planning, debt related matters, cost reduction and analysis of underlying loans. John holds a BS in Finance Degree, a Real Estate Brokers License and an Insurance License.
Steven Lamorte – Vice-President/Property Manager
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Steve joined WPMG in 2011 as a summer college intern and moved into a full time position as a Property Manager upon graduation. In addition to his organizational management skills, Steve also develops various software programs for WPMG, in order to provide our clients with customized reporting and improved support overall. Steve holds a BA in Digital Communications.
Paul has been with WPMG for 24 years. Prior to joining the firm, Paul was an accountant for CBS and Technicolor for 20 years. In his capacity at WPMG, Paul is responsible for management of the accounting department personnel including, accounts receivable, sales/leasing, accounts payable, payroll, budgets as well as the monthly financial statements for our properties. Paul works closely with outside accountants and auditors in preparation of the audited financial statements and is also involved with all board members and their financials inquiries and budgets. Paul has an MBA in Accounting and Taxation.
Jody is in the accounting department and her responsibilities include accounts payable, payroll, journal entries and bank reconciliations. She will also be assisting our Controller with various accounting projects.
Prior to working at WPMG, Jody worked for a Real Estate Developer & property management company in Manhattan in the Accounting Department where she did accounts payable, account reconciliations, and she also handled IT for the company. Jody has many years working in the accounting field during her long working career.
Helen Castro – Accounts Receivable Manager
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Helen worked for a major NYC law firm for 20 years. Prior to working at WPMG she spent five years at another property management company. She has been employed with WPMG for five years. She is the head bookkeeper in the Accounts Receivables Department where she is responsible for all billings to unit owners/shareholders, and receipt of their monthly fees. These duties include assessing late fees and sending late notices to those in arrears, as well as interacting with legal counsel when collections are necessary. Responding to billing questions from unit owners/shareholders is a daily task. Other duties include the sales division where all re-sales are received and paperwork processed. She also creates customized reports for the Property Managers and Board Members. She works with prospective and current unit owners/shareholders in completing questionnaires for mortgages and refinancing.
Jennifer Hawley – Accounts Payable Manager/Payroll
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Jennifer is the Accounts Payable Department Head. She is responsible for check requests, overseeing payroll, bank reconciliations and general ledger entries for all properties. Jennifer has many years in the accounting field, she has held a position as Account Manager for a home health care company as well as a credit manager for 10 years for a major energy company in Westchester County.
Stacey is the Accounts Payable and Payroll Manager. She is responsible for check requests, overseeing payroll, bank reconciliations and general ledger entries for all properties.
Prior to working at WPMG, Stacey worked for Town Masonry Corporation as a Payroll Administrator and Office Manager for almost 5 years. She was responsible for processing a weekly payroll, monthly payroll reporting to Insurance companies, vehicle registrations and insurance, and an assistant to the owners. Prior to TMC, Stacey has an extensive banking background of 9 years, starting from a teller and working herself up to the payroll administrator.
Leslie has been employed at WPMG for over 12 years. She helps to make sure the office runs smoothly and efficiently. Her responsibilities include assisting the property managers which includes; mailings, updating records, parking permit stickers and key fobs. She also is responsible for clubhouse reservations and questionnaires.
Robyn is a part of our Accounts Receivable team. She is responsible for assisting the Accounts Receivable Manager in daily activities regarding sales and billing inquires.
Prior to working at WPMG she was employed as an Executive Assistant to the CEO of a major eyewear company. Her responsibilities were vast but not limited to travel, organizing meetings and attending major industry trade shows.
Kenia Leon – Accounts Payable and Payroll Coordinator
Kenia has worked as a facilities coordinator handling invoice, payroll and financial data processing and reporting. She worked at her former company for 17 years achieving assistant manager status in her department.
She as involved in all aspects of payroll and data processing, hiring, training and scheduling. She has a bachelors of science degree in Accounting as well.
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT STAFF
Maureen O’Hagan (Vice President and Senior Property Manager)
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Maureen has been in the real estate field for over 20 years first with a real estate development company, next with a real estate auction company and finally real estate management for over 20 years. As a result she has seen the world of real estate from many vantage points and it has helped her to become a very versatile property manager. All of the skills acquired help her to assess building management issues, budget and negotiate for the maintenance and repair, and finally implement resolution raised issues or concerns. She is a people person by nature and loves helping people maintain the equity interest in their homes by providing the best possible advice and service.
Ronald Joy – Director of Property Management
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Ron has been a property manager for 20 years, prior to that he worked for a large residential home developer for 15 years. He has completed over 1000 residential homes in the tri-state area and has been the head of their customer service department. His unique knowledge in the real estate industry is a key factor in negotiating vendor contracts. He is people oriented and looks forward to working with each properties staff and boards. As a result of this experience he has developed a strong passion for customer service and believes this is the key to a strong client relationship and the continued success of WPMG.
John Ricci – Senior Property Manager
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John is a senior property manager who has worked for WPMG for 7 years. Prior to coming to WPMG, John had over 10 years experience in facilities management and 15 years experience in overseeing all aspects of residential housing (Colleges and Universities) in various locations in the Tri-State area. John has a unique perspective on property management due to his six years of serving on the Board of Directors at his Homeowner’s Association in Westchester County (Ossining).
Alex Solovyev – Senior Property Manager
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Alex is our newest addition to our property management team. He is a seasoned veteran, having thirteen years of property management experience. He is very experienced in Cooperative management and understands the New York City Local Law regulations very well . In addition, he has successfully managed Condominiums, as well as Homeowners Associations and brings a strong background to our clients and our staff.
Frank Fish – Senior Property Manager
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Frank comes to WPMG with a great deal of experience having been in our industry for the past 16 years. Frank has vast experience with Cooperatives, Condominiums and Homeowner Associations and has a MS in construction Management, as well as an Executive M.B.A in Real Estate Management from Pace University. Our clients benefit from Frank’s experience and his ability to assist them with Capital Improvement projects. His M.S. in construction management is very beneficial to our clients and our staff.
Laura Sevener – Senior Property Manager
Laura has worked in various aspects of real estate and property management for the past 25 years. Her experience is in Condominiums, Homeowners Association and Cooperatives. Laura has an extensive background in community management, working with vendors, boards, engineers and architects and is very people oriented. She is a good listener and know for keeping her boards and clients happy with her hard work and effort.