Mr. Stoops is CEO and a member of the Investment Committee. He oversees all aspects of the firm, including investments and operations. He also remains actively involved with acquisitions, dispositions, and asset management, especially in the Southwest and Midwest. Mr. Stoops also helps manage an institutional real estate investment trust, where he both serves on the management team responsible for sourcing investments, vetting potential operating partners, and overseeing fund investments, and chairs its investment committee.
Mr. Stoops is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Illinois. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Stanford University and an MBA (with Distinction) from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. Mr. Stoops serves on the Board of Trustees and is Chairman Emeritus of Providence Englewood Charter School in Chicago.