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:: ABOUT PINNACLE ::
OVERVIEW
Executive Profiles
Stan Harrelson, CPM® - President and Chief Executive Officer
John Goodman - Chairman of the Board
Rick Graf, CPM® - President
Greg Signer - East Region President
Eric Schwabe - West Region President
John Carrosino - Chief Financial Officer




John Goodman
Chairman of the Board
John Goodman is the founder of Pinnacle and currently serves as chairman of the board. Originally named Goodman Management Group, Pinnacle was founded as a Seattle-based property management and real estate brokerage firm in 1980.

As the company grew into one of the nation's largest third-party real estate management companies, John focused his expertise on expanding the firm's national management and brokerage networks, as well as developing international client and investor relationships.

John believes that Pinnacle's unique position as a fee management company is maintained by the understanding that to deliver quality client services, Pinnacle's corporate philosophy must focus on responsive management techniques that are tailored to a client's changing investment needs.

John holds a degree in business and real estate from North Seattle College.
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Rick Graf, CPM
President
Rick Graf, President of Pinnacle, directs all day-to-day operations from the Dallas office. He will also guide the development of the company's vision and corporate culture. Rick assumed the role of President September 1, 2008, when Stan Harrelson named him as his successor.

Rick had served as Central Region President since 1998, when Pinnacle combined its South Central and Midwest regions into a single larger Central Region. He previously served as president of the South Central Region.

When Rick joined Pinnacle in August 1996, he brought valuable experience managing real estate assets for major institutional clients with assets in multiple states. Rick began his real estate career in the Midwest more than 30 years ago.

Rick is a Certified Property Manager (CPM) and holds a real estate degree from Richland College in Dallas, Texas.

Rick is President of the Texas Apartment Association (TAA), Regional Vice President for Region 6 of the National Apartment Association (NAA) and serves as the Vice President of the NAA Education Institute (NAAEI). Rick is active in the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and the National Multi-Housing Council (NMHC).
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Greg Signer
East Region President












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Eric Schwabe
West Region President
Eric directs Pinnacles West Region, which includes Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. He is responsible for the operations and business growth for multifamily, commercial, brokerage, association and construction management activities in this region. Additionally, Eric manages Pinnacle Realty Management International (PRMI) with primary activities currently focused in Beijing, China.

Eric was President of Pinnacle's Northwest Region from 2003-2009, after American Management Services LLC acquired the assets and key personnel of Pinnacle Realty Management Company. Eric had been named senior vice president in March 1995, when he worked out of the Portland, Oregon office. Prior to his vice presidency, Eric served as an investment manager in the Seattle regional office for six years. In this position, he built and managed a portfolio of 2,500 multifamily units.

In 1996, Eric received Pinnacles Entrepreneur of the Year award. He received the Marketer of the Year award and Rookie of the Year award in 1990. Eric holds a bachelors degree in business finance/international business from the University of Washington.
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John Carrosino
Chief Financial Officer
As Pinnacles Chief Financial Officer, John is responsible for providing quantitative and qualitative analysis for major projects, supervising internal financial controls, and cultivating relationships with outside financial sources as Pinnacle continues to expand internationally. He will also serve as a key advisor to the principals of affiliates Olympic Investors, Cascade Affordable Housing, and Pinnacle AMS Development Company.

John has more than 26 years experience in financial management. Before joining Pinnacle, he spent two years as CFO of Corliss Properties. John also served as CFO of Associated Grocers, Inc. for four years and as CFO of R.D. Merrill Co. for 10 years. He began his career in finance at Ernst & Young.

John earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Seattle University. He is a certified public accountant in the state of Washington and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.


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