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 200 investments with approximately 30,000 single-family and multifamily residential units, and has committed approximately $3 billion of capital. In addition to his role as Chairman and CEO, Mr. Goodman is President of Resmark Impact Ventures.

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 and the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate Advisory Board. 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).

Patty Bartlett

Chief Operating Officer
(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. Previously, 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 Chair 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.

James Duffy

Vice President, Investment and Asset Management
(310) 474-8400 ext 221

Mr. Duffy joined Resmark in 2008 and has nearly 15 years in the real estate industry. His primary role with Resmark Impact Ventures includes sourcing and underwriting new investments, from initial market assessment and asset feasibility through investment closing.  He is also involved in the structuring of joint ventures partnerships, and the due diligence, closing, asset management and dispositions of Resmark Impact Ventures’ investments.

Prior to that, Mr. Duffy was responsible for both the origination and asset management of joint venture and wholly-owned investments across California and Seattle for Resmark Apartment Living.

Previously, Mr. Duffy held positions with SunCal Companies and Wells Fargo Bank. His roles there included financial analysis duties to support asset positioning and new investment and loan feasibility.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.