Team

Executive Team

Gerald Haan
Owner
Mr. Haan works directly with all ongoing development and consulting projects. After studying economics at the University of Tennessee, Gerald went to work in the commercial real estate and development field, which eventually led him into securities and financial markets. Through the various city boards and commissions that he has served on, Gerald has gained valuable experience in the inner workings of municipal governance. In addition, Gerald has developed thorough construction knowledge through his association with a regional lumber company and his strong partnerships with construction firms. Gerald has been involved with multi-family and senior development, specializing in the use of Low Income Housing Tax Credits and agency-backed financing. Furthermore, Haan has been active in national brand hotel development, assisted care facilities, and other commercial enterprises.
Benjamin Ide
Director of Development
Benjamin Ide is responsible for day-to-day operations of NLR Management. Prior to joining the company, Ben served as a Housing Development Officer for the Michigan State Housing Development Authority. Ben holds a degree in Finance from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University and is a certified Housing Development Finance Professional. In addition to his role with NLR Property Management, Ben serves as the Director of Development for G.A. Haan Development.
Lacy Tippett
Chief Financial Officer
Lacy is responsible for all accounting functions for the company and provides support service for the application, financing, and development phases of company projects. She manages construction draw funding paperwork, loan application, due diligence, and oversees the NLR accounting team. Lacy holds a degree in Accounting and is a Certified Credit Compliance Professional.
Rosalinda Bridges, CPM®
Rosalinda VP of Operations
Rosalinda Bridges, CPM® is the VP of Operations for NLR Management. Rosalinda has a bachelors in Business Administration from Arizona State University. Positions held previously include Regional Vice President for the ConAm Group, Sr. Regional Manager for Milestone Management, Director of Property Management for a multifamily company which provided tax credit, conventional and senior housing. She is a licensed Real Estate Broker for NLR Management USA, LLC. and received her CPM® designation in 2007. She received the CPM® of the Year Award in 2015. She will serve as President-Elect in 2019 for the IREM Phoenix Chapter.

Operations Team

Justin Francis
Deputy Assistant Asset Manager
Justin focuses on Low Income Housing Tax Credit projects in the Western United States. He supports NLR management with new business development, compliance processes and building relationships with local non-profits and state agencies. Prior to joining NLR, Justin served as the Housing Development and Asset Manager for the City of Phoenix, AZ. Justin holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from Humboldt State University. He is also a Housing Certified Credit Professional, a Certified Public Housing Manager, and he holds California General Contractor and Real Estate Brokers Licenses.
Janessa Bowden | HCCP, HMC-HF/RD/TC
Senior Regional Manager
Janessa Bowden, Senior Regional Manager, oversees NLR Property Management’s portfolio. Daily, she precincts directly with NLR’s management staff, vendors and affiliates to ensure each property is compliant and performing to its maximum potential. She holds a Bachelors degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Economics. Janessa is a dynamic professional with the ability to translate regulatory and policy priorities into action. She has a successful history of providing exceptional customer relationship management. Janessa is a member of IREM’s Minnesota Chapter, serving on the Legislative Committee. She looks forward to earning the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation in the Summer of 2021. Janessa is a Housing Credit Certified Professional and Housing Compliance Manager for HOME, Rural Development and Tax-Credit programs.
Laura Abbey | NALP (r), CAM(r)
Accounts Payable Administrator
Laura is the Accounts Payable Administrator for NLR Management. Laura also provides support in other areas of accounting and administration. Laura has over 12 years in property management experience both onsite and at a corporate level. Positions held previously include Portfolio Accountant with Mark-Taylor Residential. In addition, has worked as a site manager for Mark-Taylor Residential, Alliance Residential, and Milestone Management. Laura holds a Real Estate Salesperson License in Arizona with memberships in the National Association of Realtors, Arizona Association of Realtors, and the Phoenix Association of Realtors.
Terri Lang
Corporate Accountant
Terri is the Corporate Accountant for NLR Management. Terri moved to Arizona 6 months ago from Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Terri has several years of experience with full-cycle accounting: 7 years in surgical centers and 2 years in property management. Terri holds two bachelor’s degrees: Accounting and Business Administration.
Emily Moore
Corporate Controller
Emily is the Corporate Controller for NLR Property Management. She oversees the Property Accounting team in our Phoenix office and is responsible for all accounting functions and processes. Emily joined NLR in 2019 and has been an accounting professional since 1997.  She began her accounting career working for the senior low-income housing division of Lutheran Social Services then went on to work for Ernst & Young.  This was followed by a career in health care serving long term care facilities in Ohio.  Emily earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
Tracy McLenon
Property Accountant Tracy is our Property Accountant for WY, SD and AZ. Prior to joining NLR, Tracy was the Accounting Manager at Golden Valley Property Management for over 5 years. Tracy has her degree in Accounting and has over 25 years of experience in full-cycle accounting in fast paced, high profile environments. Tracy started her accounting career in the non-profit industry, and has vast experience working directly with sales staffs, clients, and CEO’s.
Tracy Sheridan
Staff Accountant
Tracy is our Staff Accountant for all of our North Dakota properties and has over 20 years of experience in full-cycle accounting. She has worked in many industries including: Commercial & Residential Property Management, Construction, Manufacturing, and Medical. Tracy owned and operated her own bookkeeping business for many years before joining us at NLR.