Impact Ventures

Senior Executives

Robert N. Goodman

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
(310) 474-8400 ext 201

Robert N. Goodman is Chairman and CEO of The Resmark Companies. The founder of Resmark, Mr. Goodman has over 40 years of experience in real estate finance and asset management. Since establishing Resmark in 1995, he has guided over 220 investments with more than 33,000 single-family and multifamily residential units, and has committed approximately $3.3 billion of capital.

Mr. Goodman has served on the boards of directors of four publicly traded companies, including two REITs. He currently sits on the Advisory Council of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate Advisory Board, and the Board of Regents of the City of Hope. For many years, he was on the boards of the Los Angeles Police Foundation, City of Hope National Medical Center (including two years as Chairman of the Beckman Research Institute), Bet Tzedek Legal Services, American Friends of the Hebrew University, and Oakwood School (an independent K-12 school in North Hollywood, California).

Ziv Cohen

President, Resmark Impact Ventures and Resmark Apartment Living
(310) 474-8400 ext 210

Mr. Cohen joined Resmark in 2001. With more than 20 years of real estate experience, he has been involved in the financing and development of over 15,000 residential units in the United States and Israel. Mr. Cohen’s responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day operations and strategy for Resmark Apartment Living and Resmark Impact Ventures. Under his direction since 2011, Resmark’s multifamily division has acquired and developed over 5,000 units through joint venture and direct investments. Previously, Mr. Cohen established the firm’s Northern California Division in 2003 and successfully expanded its California operations. He also led Resmark’s emergence as a key player in the area of direct investments in land and housing in 2007.

Prior to joining Resmark, Mr. Cohen was a member of Fieldstone Communities’ management team, where he was responsible for land acquisition and entitlements, product design, construction management, and sales and marketing operations for multiple projects. Before arriving in the United States, he served as an operations manager for Peled Residential Construction in Israel and prior to that as an officer in the Israeli Defense Forces.

Mr. Cohen sits on the National Association of Home Builders Multifamily Leadership Board. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Tel Aviv University, and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University.

Patty Bartlett

Chief Operating Officer, Resmark Impact Ventures
(949) 398-2066 ext 301

Ms. Bartlett joined Resmark in 2007. Her duties as Chief Operating Officer of Resmark Impact Ventures include mentorship, due diligence, corporate governance, financing and loan negotiations, dispositions, investor reporting and back office management. In addition to her role in Resmark’s Emerging Manager group, she is responsible for the oversight and investment management of Resmark Land and Housing projects in Southern California and the Pacific NorthwestPreviously, Ms. Bartlett was extensively involved in business plan development, new investment origination, asset and property management, and investor reporting for Resmark Apartment Living.

Ms. Bartlett draws on real estate investment and finance experience that spans origination, underwriting, asset management, and brokerage services across all residential and commercial real estate product types. Before joining Resmark, she managed debt and equity obligations totaling over $4 billion and asset managed a portfolio of over 30,000 residential lots for one of the nation’s largest privately owned master planned and mixed-use developers. Her background also includes positions with Fremont Investment & Loan, Tarsadia Hotels, Finova Realty Capital, and Sperry Van Ness.

Ms. Bartlett earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, magna cum laude, with a Management minor, from the University of California, Irvine.

Ms. Bartlett currently serves as a member of the Planning Commission for the City of Irvine, California. She is a member of Urban Land Institute, and a member of the Center for Real Estate Advisory Board at the University of California, Irvine Paul Merage School of Business, where she is also part of the Executive Mentoring program.

Jeffrey C. Herrmann

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(310) 474-8400 ext 212

Mr. Herrmann joined Resmark in 2012. He oversees the company’s finance, accounting and treasury departments and plays an active role in its many investment programs and long-range strategic planning.

Previously, he served as Vice President at EJL Homes, a successor company to national homebuilder John Laing Homes, where he was actively involved in all current projects and in identifying new housing development opportunities, along with managing the accounting and finance functions. He formerly held the position of Vice President, Corporate Development, at John Laing Homes, and also served in several other finance and accounting-related executive positions at the company.

Mr. Herrmann began his career at Ernst & Young in the real estate group. He graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics with a concentration in Accounting, and is a certified public accountant (inactive).

Susan Wilson

Executive Vice President, Investment Underwriting
(858) 676-0608 ext 101

Ms. Wilson has been with Resmark since 2005 and performs all the investment underwriting functions for the company. With approximately 40 years of experience in the real estate industry, her expertise spans the acquisition, entitlement, development, financing, leasing, management, and disposition of projects in the residential, multifamily, retail, office, industrial, land, and hospitality markets.

Before joining Resmark, she was Senior Vice President of Development for Price Legacy Corporation, a publicly traded REIT. Prior to Price Legacy, she spent 15 years as a private developer and asset manager in the San Diego, California area.

Ms. Wilson holds a California real estate broker license; and received a Bachelor of Science with an emphasis in Finance from San Diego State University.

Mitchell Goodman

Senior Vice President, Finance and Treasurer
(310) 474-8400 ext 211

Mitchell Goodman is Senior Vice President, Finance, and Treasurer for The Resmark Companies. He joined Resmark in 2003 and oversees all cash management aspects of Resmark’s businesses. In addition, he manages Resmark’s banking relationships, loan originations, lines of credit, business development, and strategic planning initiatives and execution, and is also a member of Resmark’s Investment Committee.

Previously, Mr. Goodman was an Asset Manager for several years in Resmark’s Land and Housing division where he managed a 3,000-unit portfolio of geographically and product diversified assets located in California, Arizona and Florida. His duties included engaging in regular meetings and site visits with joint venture partners, review of financial analyses and budget variances, review and approval of annual investment plans, and monitoring adherence of investment performances to business plans.

Mr. Goodman is a member of the Board of Directors of HomeAid America and the National Association of Home Builders Multifamily Leadership Board. In addition, he sits on the Executive Committee of the Board of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, and the Board of the Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Southwest Region. He attended the University of Southern California where he majored in Business Administration.

Tina Lee

Senior Vice President, Asset Management
(949) 398-2066 ext 319

Ms. Lee joined Resmark in 2015. She is responsible for the asset management of a portfolio comprised of wholly owned and joint venture investments, with duties including partner relations and customer service, business plan development and execution, construction and operational oversight, lease-up and marketing strategies, disposition activities, and investor reporting. In addition, Ms. Lee is involved in the mentoring and training of Resmark team members, and in other special projects.

Prior to joining Resmark, she served as Portfolio Manager for Colony Capital, where she was responsible for managing approximately $1 billion of distressed and performing commercial debt and equity investments nationwide. Ms. Lee has over 20 years of real estate investment experience spanning underwriting and asset management of debt and equity investments in all commercial real estate types in positions at Shamrock Capital, Fremont Investment & Loan, American Realty Advisors, and Kilroy Realty Company.

She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate Management and Finance from California State University, Hayward.

Tim Sipowicz

Senior Vice President, Asset Management
(949) 398-2066 ext 302

Mr. Sipowicz joined Resmark in 2013. His responsibilities include multifamily development, value-add renovation, repositioning, and lease-up of wholly-owned development investments; strategy and business plan development; and investor reporting.  He also plays a key role in assessing revenue and operational assumptions in the origination of new investments and directs all asset management and property operations management for Resmark’s joint venture and wholly-owned multifamily investments.

Previously, he served as Vice President at WintenAmerica, the United States commercial real estate operation of Australia’s Winten Development. At Winten, he was directly responsible for all business operations and compliance, including the management of over 70 multifamily investments and disposition of commercial real estate assets. His role also included management of loans, annual operating budgets, financial models, asset repositioning and value-add improvements, and marketing and sales strategies. 

Before his tenure with Winten, Mr. Sipowicz was an underwriter, asset manager and special assets manager for Macquarie Investment Bank, where he established and maximized high-value business relationships and strategic alliances for successful operation and recurring business. His professional experience also includes positions at Union Bank and Fremont Investment & Loan.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in International Business, from California State University, Long Beach.

Stephen O’Neil

Vice President, Investments
(703) 991-0860 ext 203

Mr. O’Neil joined Resmark in 2011 and is responsible for all aspects of business development, investment originations, underwriting, and due diligence for multifamily investments in the Mid-Atlantic region and Texas.

Previously Mr. O’Neil was a financial analyst and asset manager at IHP Capital Partners’ Washington, DC office, where he provided analytical support on investments in residential real estate joint-venture projects. His professional experience includes positions with Newmark Knight Frank and a Maryland-based private development firm.

Mr. O’Neil earned a Bachelor of Arts in History from Middlebury College.