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BOMA International Elects 2013-2015 Executive Committee Members

July 25, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
(WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 25, 2013) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International elected five Executive Committee members at the 2013 Every Building Conference & Expo in San Diego.
 
The BOMA International Executive Committee is responsible for developing the strategic direction and policies for the association.  Executive Committee members work with BOMA International officers and executive staff to maximize the effectiveness of BOMA International, while ensuring resources are available to achieve its goals.  Executive Committee members serve a minimum term of two years.
 
The Board of Governors of BOMA International elected the following individuals to the Executive Committee:
  • Shane Baggett, CPA, RPA, senior property manager, Columbia Property Trust , BOMA/Dallas
  • Susan E. Engstrom, RPA, FMA, senior real estate manager, ACP Property Services, LLC, BOMA/Greater Phoenix
  • Cary Fronstin, LEED Green Associate, RPA, associate director, Property Management, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, BOMA/Ft. Lauderdale and the Palm Beaches
  • Scott O. Jones, operations manager, Northern California, Jacobs Engineering Group, BOMA/San Francisco (Second term)
  • Sheldon Opperman, executive vice president, Compass Properties, LLC, BOMA Wisconsin
Shane Baggett currently serves as senior property manager at Columbia Property Trust/Wells Real Estate.  Baggett is president of BOMA/Dallas and recently was named the local association’s Outstanding Member of the Year.  Within BOMA International, Baggett has served on the Finance, State Government Affairs, Government Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committees.
 
Susan Engstrom has been in the property management field for more than 30 years.  She currently works as senior real estate manager for ACP Property Services, LLC.  Engstrom served as president of BOMA/Greater Phoenix in 2004 and 2009 and president of Arizona BOMA in 2010 and 2011.  She has chaired both the State Government Affairs and Government Affairs Committees for BOMA International and actively participates in BOMA’s advocacy efforts.  Engstrom was named Pacific Southwest Regional Member of the Year in 2012 and again in 2013.
 
Cary Fronstin has more than 19 years of commercial property and asset management experience.  As the Associate Director of Property Management for Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, he manages a portfolio containing 7.5 million square feet of office, industrial and retail space.  Fronstin is an active member of BOMA/Fort Lauderdale and the Palm Beaches, having served as president from 2003-2004 and currently serving as Vice President.  He currently chairs BOMA International’s Industry Defense Fund Oversight Committee.
 
This will be Scott Jones’ second term on the BOMA International Executive Committee.  He currently serves as Operations Manager in Northern California for Jacobs Engineering Group.  Prior to his recent move to San Francisco, Jones was an active member of BOMA/Fort Worth, where he served as president from 2008-2010.  Jones also has served as chair of BOMA International’s State Government Affairs Committee and chair of the Careers in Real Estate Task Force Returning Veterans Outreach Sub-Group.
 
Sheldon Oppermann currently serves as executive vice president of Compass Properties, LLC.  He recently completed a one-year term as president of BOMA Wisconsin, following his service as vice president from 2009-2012.  Oppermann also serves on BOMA International’s Government Affairs and Asset Management Course Committees.  One of the buildings in his portfolio, CityCenter at 735 in Milwaukee, Wis., won a 2013 International TOBY Award in the Historical Building category. 
 
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About BOMA International
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 93 BOMA U.S. associations, BOMA Canada and its 11 regional associations and 13 BOMA international affiliates.  Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types, including nearly 10 billion square feet of
U.S. office space that supports 3.7 million jobs and contributes $205 billion to the U.S. GDP.  Its mission is to advance the interests of the entire commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information.  Find BOMA online at www.boma.org.
 
Contact
Courtney C. McKay
Manager of Communications & Marketing
BOMA International
(202) 326-6352
cmckay@boma.org