Experience makes the difference. Our team has over 100 years of combined experience in commercial real estate finance.
Stephen C. Rozga
Steve began his career in real estate finance in 1983 with Principal Mutual Life in Des Moines, Iowa. There he was in charge of mortgage opportunities in the Mid-Atlantic. Prior to forming Gimbert Associates LLC, Steve was a Managing Director in the Mortgage Banking and Commercial Finance Group of the H.G. Smithy Company in Fairfax, Virginia. He started in the mortgage banking and commercial finance field in 1987, joining the Carey Winston Company of Chevy Chase, Maryland.
Steve has BBA degrees in Finance and Real Estate & Urban Land Economics from the University of Wisconsin. He is also active with the Mortgage Bankers Association of Metropolitan Washington, serving as its President in 2006 and as a member of the Board of Governors from 2000-2007 and in 2010. He has been a member of its Commercial Real Estate Finance Council since 1998. Steve is also a supporter of the Washington, DC based affordable housing group, Manna, Inc., and has served on its Leadership Committee since 2003.
John L. “Pat” Sullivan, Jr.
Prior to Gimbert Associates, Pat worked in commercial real estate finance with the H.G. Smithy Company/Smithy Braedon. He has financed/sold more than $1 billion worth of commercial properties. Completed deal structures have included construction loans, participating loans, joint ventures, wrap loans and first and second mortgages for all types of properties. Pat is a licensed real estate broker in the District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina and Virginia.
Pat holds a BS degree from Washington and Lee University and an MBA degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He served as an officer in the U. S. Army. Pat is married with 2 children.
B. Philip Hummelt
Phil has over 30 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and investment with a demonstrated record of accomplishment in mortgage banking, underwriting, acquisitions, dispositions and asset management. In his career Phil has held responsible positions with GE Capital, Travelers Insurance Company, Allied Capital, MGP Real Estate, Carey Winston and Encompass Real Estate Advisors. He is qualified as an expert witness on capital markets and commercial real estate underwriting in US Federal District Court, and is a member of the advisory board and investment committee of Hamilton Real Estate Fund, which specializes in the acquisition of distressed commercial real estate debt and REO.
Phil is a past president of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC (2002) and is a licensed commercial real estate broker in Maryland and California. He is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and in 2012 obtained a Masters Degree in Natural Resources from Virginia Tech University with an emphasis on financing infrastructure, energy conservation and sustainable investments. Phil is married with two daughters.
Daniel A. Siesser
Daniel joined Gimbert Realty Capital in 2015. Prior to joining the Gimbert team, Daniel spent 12 years in commercial real estate lending in the banking sector for global financial institutions. His roles included Loan Originations Client Manager at JP Morgan Chase; Underwriter & Portfolio Manager at Key Bank Real Estate Capital; and Credit Underwriter for agency multifamily debt at Deutsche Bank Berkshire Mortgage.
Daniel earned a B.S. in Finance and Business from the Sy Syms School of Business at Yeshiva University in New York, and earned his MBA from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is a native of Silver Spring, Maryland, and continues to live there today with his wife and four children.