Management

Barry Portnoy 
Chairman & Founder
Mr. Portnoy has been Chairman of RMR since its founding in 1986.  Mr. Portnoy also serves on the Boards of Hospitality Properties TrustSenior Housing Properties TrustGovernment Properties Income TrustSelect Income REIT, Five Star Quality Care, IncTravelCenters of America LLC, the RMR Funds and Sonesta International Hotels Corporation. Prior to his full time commitment to RMR in 1997, Mr. Portnoy was a Partner and served as Chairman of the law firm of Sullivan & Worcester LLP.  As a lawyer and businessman, Mr. Portnoy has structured, negotiated and documented over $25 billion of real estate transactions over a 35 year period.

Adam Portnoy
President & CEO
Mr. Portnoy is the President and Chief Executive Officer of RMR and he has been employed by RMR since 2003.  Mr. Portnoy serves on the Boards of Hospitality Properties Trust, Senior Housing Properties Trust, Government Properties Income Trust, Select Income REIT, the RMR Funds and Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.  Prior to joining RMR, Mr. Portnoy held various positions in the finance industry and public sector, including working as a banker at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and ABN AMRO, working in private equity at the International Finance Corporation (a member of The World Bank Group) and DLJ Merchant Banking Partners, and serving as Chief Executive Officer of a telecommunications company.  Mr. Portnoy is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Occidental College, serves as the Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Bulgaria to Massachusetts, and formerly served on the Board of Governors of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT).  Mr. Portnoy is the son of Barry Portnoy.  

David Hegarty
Executive Vice President
Mr. Hegarty is responsible for all healthcare real estate acquisitions, dispositions and asset management activities at RMR.  Mr. Hegarty is also President and Chief Operating Officer of Senior Housing Properties Trust and serves on the Board of RMR.  Prior to joining RMR in 1987, Mr. Hegarty practiced accounting at Ernst & Young LLP.  Mr. Hegarty is a certified public accountant.

David Blackman
Executive Vice President
Mr. Blackman is responsible for all office and industrial acquisition activities at RMR.  Mr. Blackman is also the President and Chief Operating Officer of Government Properties Income Trust and Select Income REIT.  Prior to joining RMR in 2009, Mr. Blackman was a real estate banker at Wachovia Corporation and its predecessors for over 20 years.

Jennifer Clark
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Ms. Clark is responsible for all legal matters affecting the RMR companies.  Ms. Clark is also the Secretary of Hospitality Properties TrustSenior Housing Properties TrustGovernment Properties Income TrustSelect Income REITFive Star Quality Care, IncTravelCenters of America LLC, and the RMR Funds and serves on the Board of Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.  Prior to joining RMR in 1999, Ms. Clark was a Partner at the law firm of Sullivan & Worcester LLP.

Mark Kleifges
Executive Vice President
Mr. Kleifges is responsible for all accounting and finance matters affecting hotel, travel center and government leased real estate at RMR.  Mr. Kleifges is also the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Hospitality Properties Trust, Government Properties Income Trust and the RMR Funds.  Prior to joining RMR in 2002, Mr. Kleifges was a Partner at the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen LLP.  Mr. Kleifges is a certified public accountant.

Bruce Mackey
Executive Vice President
In addition to serving as Executive Vice President of RMR, Mr. Mackey is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Five Star Quality Care, Inc.  Prior to joining RMR in 1997, Mr. Mackey practiced accounting at Arthur Anderson LLP. Mr. Mackey is a certified public accountant.

John Murray
Executive Vice President
Mr. Murray is responsible for all hotel and travel center real estate acquisitions, dispositions and asset management activities at RMR. Mr. Murray is also the President and Chief Operating Officer of Hospitality Properties Trust.  Prior to joining RMR in 1993, Mr. Murray worked at Fidelity Investments and Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Murray is also a member of Marriott International's Owner Advisory Council and the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Hotel Development Council.

Thomas O’Brien
Executive Vice President
In addition to serving as Executive Vice President of RMR, Mr. O’Brien is President, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of TravelCenters of America LLC.  Prior to joining RMR in 1996, Mr. O’Brien practiced accounting at Arthur Andersen LLP.  Mr. O’Brien is also a member of the Board of Directors of VirnetX Holdings Corp., a publicly traded technology company which is unaffiliated with RMR, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Truck Stop Operators (NATSO) and a member of the Board of Trustees of Christian Relief Services. 

John Popeo
Executive Vice President
Mr. Popeo is responsible for all accounting and finance matters affecting office and industrial real estate at RMR.  Mr. Popeo is also the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Select Income REIT.  Prior to joining RMR in 1997, Mr. Popeo held accounting and finance positions at other real estate companies, including The Beacon Companies and First Winthrop Corporation.  Mr. Popeo is a certified public accountant.

William Sheehan
Executive Vice President
In addition to serving as Executive Vice President of RMR, Mr. Sheehan is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.  Prior to joining RMR in 2003, Mr. Sheehan held senior accounting and finance positions at Ian Schrager Hotels and Omni Hotels, and he was a Partner at the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen LLP. 

Ethan Bornstein
Senior Vice President
Mr. Bornstein is responsible for all hotel asset management activities at RMR.  Mr. Bornstein is also a Senior Vice President of Hospitality Properties Trust.  Prior to joining RMR in 1999, Mr. Bornstein practiced accounting at Ernst & Young LLP.  Mr. Bornstein is also a member of the Hotel Asset Managers Association and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).  Mr. Bornstein is the son-in-law of Barry Portnoy and the brother-in-law of Adam Portnoy.

Richard Doyle
Senior Vice President
Mr. Doyle is responsible for all accounting and finance matters affecting healthcare real estate at RMR.  Mr. Doyle is also the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Senior Housing Properties Trust.  Prior to joining RMR in 2006, Mr. Doyle held accounting and finance positions at Sun Life Financial, Inc.  Mr. Doyle is a certified public accountant.

Paul Hoagland
Senior Vice President
In addition to serving as Senior Vice President of RMR, Mr. Hoagland is the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Five Star Quality Care, Inc.  Prior to joining RMR in 2009, Mr. Hoagland held senior accounting and finance positions at Friendly’s Ice Cream Corp. and NE Restaurant Company, Inc.

Matthew Jordan
Senior Vice President, Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Jordan is responsible for all accounting and finance matters affecting RMR.  Prior to joining RMR in 2012, Mr. Jordan held accounting and finance positions at Stanley Black & Decker Company, and he practiced accounting at Ernst & Young LLP.  Mr. Jordan is a certified public accountant. 

David Lepore
Senior Vice President & President of RMR Real Estate Services Division 
Mr. Lepore is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties, including property management, leasing and asset management.  Prior to joining RMR in 1992, Mr. Lepore worked at The Beacon Companies.  Mr. Lepore has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Lepore is also a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP).  Mr. Lepore is a certified Real Property Administrator.

Andrew Rebholz
Senior Vice President
In addition to serving as Senior Vice President of RMR, Mr. Rebholz is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of TravelCenters of America LLC.  Prior to joining RMR in 2007, Mr. Rebholz held accounting and finance positions with TravelCenters of America LLC’s predecessor company.

Mark Young
Senior Vice President
In addition to serving as Senior Vice President of RMR, Mr. Young is Executive Vice President and General Counsel of TravelCenters of America LLC.  Prior to joining RMR in 2001, Mr. Young held in-house legal positions at CMGI, Inc. and Staples, Inc., as well as practiced law at Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale & Dorr LLP and Sullivan & Worcester LLP.

Vern Larkin
Director of Internal Audit & Compliance
Mr. Larkin is the Director of Internal Audit and Compliance for all the RMR companies.  Mr. Larkin was previously employed by Five Star Quality Care, Inc. as Vice President and General Counsel until 2012.  Prior to joining Five Star in 2011, Mr. Larkin practiced law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP for over 10 years.

Timothy Bonang
Vice President, Investor Relations
Mr. Bonang is responsible for all investor relations and corporate communications activities at Hospitality Properties TrustSenior Housing Properties TrustGovernment Properties Income TrustSelect Income REITFive Star Quality Care, IncTravelCenters of America LLC, and the RMR Funds.  Prior to joining RMR in 2004, Mr. Bonang practiced investor relations and corporate communications at Sharon Merrill Associates, and he previously held public relations and marketing positions with BankBoston N.A., Harvard University and the Eastern College Athletic Conference. Mr. Bonang is also a member of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI). 

Eileen Kiley
Vice President, Human Resources
Ms. Kiley is responsible for all human resource activities for RMR.  Ms. Kiley is also Chief Human Resource Officer for Sonesta International Hotels Corporation.  Prior to joining RMR in 1997, Ms. Kiley held senior human resource positions at CBRE and Spaulding & Slye Colliers.  She is also a member of the Human Resource Leadership Forum and the Human Capital Institute. 

George Martin
Vice President, Tax
Mr. Martin is responsible for all tax matters affecting the RMR companies.  Prior to joining RMR in 2002, Mr. Martin practiced tax accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers for over 10 years. 

David SanClemente
Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Mr. SanClemente is responsible for all information technology matters for RMR.  Prior to joining RMR in 2008, Mr. SanClemente worked at Comcast, Tufts Health Plan, PAREXEL, IRI Software, Oracle and Texas Instruments. 

Cynthia Burger
Senior Vice President and Director, Western Division
Ms. Burger works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and she is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in the Western, Southwest, Central, Midwest, Pacific and Australia Regions.  Prior to joining RMR in 2013, Ms. Burger worked at Cushman and Wakefield, CBRE, The Irvine Company and The Colton Company.  Ms. Burger has over 20 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.

David Campoli
Senior Vice President and Director, Eastern Division
Mr. Campoli works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in the New England, Northeast Central, Mid Atlantic & Ohio Valley and Southeast Regions.  Prior to joining RMR 1998, Mr. Campoli worked at Grubb & Ellis.  Mr. Campoli has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Campoli is also Vice Chairman of the Philadelphia Police Athletic League, Board Member of the Philadelphia Center City District, Board Member of the Philadelphia Flyers Childrens' Charities and Treasurer of the Kevin from Heaven Foundation. 

Jennifer Francis
Senior Vice President, Leasing
Ms. Francis works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and she is responsible for the leasing activities at all the RMR managed properties.  Prior to joining RMR in 2006, Ms. Francis worked at CBRE and The Gunwyn Company.  Ms. Francis has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Ms. Francis is also a member of the Marketing and Leasing National Forum of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and a member of New England Women in Real Estate (NEWIRE).

Dan Brogan
Vice President, Northeast Central Region
Mr. Brogan works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania.  Prior to joining RMR in 2006, Mr. Brogan worked at Grubb & Ellis.  Mr. Brogan has over 15 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Brogan is also on the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP).

Donald Carli
Vice President, Engineering & Facility Operations
Mr. Carli works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for engineering and facility operations for all the RMR managed properties.  Prior to joining RMR in 2001, Mr. Carli worked at The Beacon Companies and Forest City Development.  Mr. Carli has over 35 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Carli is a Certified Master Facility Executive, Certified Energy Manager, Certified Energy Auditor, Certified Indoor Air Quality Professional and LEED AP Certified.    

Robert Herber
Vice President, Midwest Region
Mr. Herber works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska.  Prior to joining RMR in 2012, Mr. Herber worked at Grubb & Ellis and Equity Office Properties Trust.  Mr. Herber has over 20 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.

Gerald Ianetta
Vice President, New England Region
Mr. Ianetta works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine.  Prior to joining RMR in 2008, Mr. Ianetta worked at Blackrock Realty and Cabot Industrial Trust.  Mr. Ianetta has over 30 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.

Dan Melia
Vice President, Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley Region
Mr. Melia works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky.  Prior to joining RMR in 1998, Mr. Melia worked at the Rubin Organization.  Mr. Melia has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.

Lynn Schemmel
Vice President, Western and Southwest Region
Ms. Schemmel works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and she is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and Wyoming.  Prior to joining RMR in 1997, Ms. Schemmel worked at CBRE and Koll Real Estate Services.  Ms. Schemmel has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Ms. Schemmel is also a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) and the Metro San Diego Chamber of Commerce.

Richard Stilovich
Vice President, Central Region
Mr. Stilovich works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Kansas, Arkansas and Missouri.  Prior to joining RMR in 2004, Mr. Stilovich worked at Hallwood Commercial Real Estate.  Mr. Stilovich has over 30 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Stilovich is a Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM) and a Certified Property Manager (CPM).

John Sullivan
Vice President, Southeast Region
Mr. Sullivan works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama Florida, Tennessee and Mississippi.  Prior to joining RMR in 2007, he worked at Equity Office Properties Trust and The Beacon Companies.  Mr. Sullivan has over 25 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Mr. Sullivan is also a member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.

Paul Theodore
Vice President, Australia Region
Mr. Theodore works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and he is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Australia.  Prior to joining RMR in 2005, Mr. Theodore worked at the Julliard Group of Companies and Colliers International.  Mr. Theodore has over 10 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.

Jan Yokota
Vice President, Pacific Region
Ms. Yokota works for RMR’s Real Estate Services Division and she is responsible for the operations at all the RMR managed properties located in Hawaii.  Prior to joining RMR in 2009, Ms. Yokota worked at General Growth Properties, the University of Hawaii and the Hawaii Community Development Authority.  Ms. Yokota has over 20 years of experience working in the commercial real estate industry.  Ms. Yokota is also the President of the Land Use Research Foundation, Treasurer of the Hawaii Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and Chair of Mission Advancement for the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Hawaii District Council.

 

 

 
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