Executive Team

Edwin M. Stanton​ - CEO & Principal

 Mr.  Stanton is a founding Principal of Holmwood Capital Advisors, LLC  ("HCA"). He is directly responsible for the development and  implementation of the Company’s corporate, investment and capitalization  strategies.  Mr. Stanton focuses on building relationships with GSA  developers and owners as well as financial institutions to create  acquisition and joint venture opportunities. Prior to HCA's formation,  Mr. Stanton was a founding Principal of U.S. Federal Properties Trust,  where he was responsible all property acquisitions. He directly sourced  and negotiated over $250+ million of federal government-leased assets.  Prior to forming US Federal Properties Trust, Mr. Stanton co-founded SRS  Investments, a private equity real estate investment firm where he was  involved in all aspects of the company and was responsible for the  acquisition, financing, and management of investment properties.  Over  the course of his career, Mr. Stanton has participated in the  acquisition and/or financing of over $800 million of commercial real  estate.  Mr. Stanton holds a BA degree from Rollins College and an MBA  degree from Georgetown University. 

Philip Kurlander - COO & Principal

  

Dr. Kurlander is a founding Principal of Holmwood Capital Advisors, LLC (“HCA"). He shares responsibility for the oversight of the Company’s financials, operations and general corporate development and serves on the internal investment committee. Dr. Kurlander has been a serial entrepreneur for the past 20 years having served critical roles in numerous start-up ventures and early-growth companies across a spectrum of industries from real estate to manufacturing. Dr. Kurlander currently has investments in, and sits on the Boards of; Addison McKee, ShelterLogic, and North American Propane. ShelterLogic and North American Propane were sold in 2012, resulting in substantial gains for their respective investors. Additionally, Dr. Kurlander is a director and founder of a food service industry start-up. He sits on the Advisory Boards of a mezzanine lender and a private equity firm. Dr. Kurlander is a practicing Anesthesiologist in the State of New York. He has previously served as Chief Resident in Anesthesiology at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. Following Columbia, he joined the faculty of Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine after which he joined a private practice. Dr. Kurlander holds a BS degree from SUNY Albany summa cum laude and an MD degree from Albany Medical College.

Jason Post, CPA, CFE - CFO & VP Finance

  Mr.  Post, CPA, CFE, is the VP of Finance & Corporate Controller for  Holmwood Capital Advisors, LLC ("HCA") and HC Government Realty Trust,  Inc., a Maryland REIT. Mr. Post is directly responsible for the  oversight and management of the Company’s accounting, financial  reporting, capital structuring, and portfolio investment performance. He  brings extensive experience as a principal financial officer of public  companies, and a consultant providing accounting, SEC financial  reporting services, tax and litigation services. Notably, Mr. Post has  been deeply involved in efforts to prepare companies for public status  using the Regulation A exemption, a path being taken by the Company.  Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Post’s previous experience includes  serving as the Principal Financial Officer of As Seen On TV, Inc.  (OTCBB: ASTV), financial consulting and accounting services for pre-IPO  and listed companies and serving as the CFO of Amacore Group (OTCCQB:  ACGI) and Zurvita (OTCQB: ZRVT). Mr. Post began his career in a series  of roles of increasing responsibility at accounting firms Deloitte &  Touche, Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, Cavanaugh & Company, and  Arthur Andersen LLP. He is a Certified Public Accountant as well as a  Certified Fraud Examiner. Mr. Post holds a BS degree, cum laude, from  the University of South Florida 

Lori Moody - Director of Due Diligence & Asset Management

Ms.  Moody is the Director of Due Diligence & Asset Management for  Holmwood Capital, LLC and is responsible for the critical  pre-acquisition study period and post-closing property management. Her  in-depth understanding of government leases and income and expense  forecasting gives her the ability manage Holmwood’s growing portfolio to  produce stable and consistent cash flows. Ms. Moody has worked in the  commercial real estate industry for more than two decades and possesses  well-rounded experience associated with all aspects of commercial real  estate transactions and investments. Prior to joining Holmwood, Ms.  Moody was directly responsible for all due diligence for US Federal  Properties Trust where she underwrote and provided acquisition  management for $250+ million portfolio of government leased properties.  Prior to joining US Federal Properties Trust, Ms. Moody was the Director  of Due Diligence for SRS Investments. Ms. Moody holds a BS degree from  California State University, Chico. 

Trinity Pitré - Corporate Accounting

 Mrs.  Pitré, is the Corporate Accountant for HC Government Realty Trust, Inc.  and reports directly to the VP Finance & Corporate Controller.  She  is responsible for various accounting functions, as well as support for  investment partnership accounting, financial reporting and oversight of  the real estate portfolio accounting. Prior to joining HC GOV in 2016,  Mrs. Pitré was the Assistant Controller with Bessolo Design Group, prior  to that, Property Accountant for LEMA Construction. Mrs. Pitré has  substantial experience in preparing financial statements, and assisting  in the property budgeting processes. Mrs. Pitre holds a BS in  Accounting, from St. Petersburg College.

Principals

Robert R. Kaplan

  

Mr. Kaplan is a founding Principal of Holmwood Capital Advisors, LLC ("HCA"). Mr. Kaplan has over 40 years of experience as an attorney, investment banker, and entrepreneur and is a member of Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank, PLC.  Prior to, he was a co-founder of Carter Kaplan, Columbia Naples Capital and North American Propane, Inc.  Mr. Kaplan holds AB and JD degrees from the College of William & Mary.

Robert R. Kaplan, Jr.

  

Mr. Kaplan, Jr.’s is a founding Principal of Holmwood Capital Advisors, LLC ("HCA"). Mr. Kaplan Jr.’s legal expertise has focused on real estate securities and finance, real estate transactions, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate law, securities compliance, private offerings, tax, and strategic partnerships / joint-ventures.  Mr. Kaplan, Jr. is a founder and Managing Partner of Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank, PLC. Mr. Kaplan, Jr. holds AB and JD degrees from the College of William & Mary.