FoxRock Properties is one of the fastest growing commercial real estate firms in the Greater Boston area. Our team has developed a diverse portfolio of properties, primarily along the South Shore, comprising over 3-million square-feet of medical, retail, office, and industrial space. FoxRock is actively participating in the rapid revitalization of Quincy Center with new medical, commercial, and residential uses.
Managing Director, Investments
Jason Ward co-founded FoxRock Properties in 2007. As Managing Director of Investments, he oversees the company’s portfolio, operations and performance. Throughout his 20-year career, Jason’s been involved in over $1-billion in commercial real estate transactions in the retail, industrial, commercial office, and medical sectors. He earned his master’s degree from Harvard University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina.
Managing Director, Business Development
Chris Reale is the Managing Director of Business Development and leads FoxRock’s efforts in Quincy. Throughout his career, Chris has been actively involved in the development and adaptive reuse of more than 5-million square-feet of mixed-use properties, including projects involving the ground lease of the North Station Garage, and land use issues and permitting for air rights development at transit and intermodal hubs. Chris earned his Juris Doctorate and a bachelor’s degree from George Washington University. He lives in Hingham with his wife and three daughters.
Managing Director, Operations & Asset Management
As Managing Director of Operations and Asset Management, Mark Carroll is responsible for the operating performance of FoxRock’s growing real estate portfolio. He has over 25 years of experience in commercial, industrial, and multi-family real estate, having worked on hundreds of investment and development projects totaling over $1-billion. Mark received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles. Mark lives in Hingham with his wife and children.
Director, Design and Construction
Josh Kleinman is a licensed architect with over 10 years of experience in design, construction and real estate development. He joined FoxRock in 2017, leading the development team through all phases of their projects. Prior to joining FoxRock Josh worked at Marc Truant & Associates, serving clients like Harvard University and Wellesley College. As an Architect with Behnisch Architekten’s Boston team, Josh worked on projects including the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Josh has a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Chemistry from Bates College and a Master of Architecture from the University of Michigan. Despite living in New England for over a decade, Josh is still an avid New York sports fan.
Director, Business Development
Bryan Giudicelli is the Director of Business Development, focusing on growth within FoxRock’s current portfolio and through new business opportunities. During his career Bryan has lead over 5-million square-feet of leasing and has actively sourced acquisitions of real estate assets. He also founded a venture capital firm that invested in real estate technology businesses. Bryan earned his master’s degree in business administration from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College. Bryan lives in Boston with his wife Casey and daughter Charlotte.
Director, Acquisition Diligence & Finance
Marc Pristawa joined FoxRock in 2016. As Director of Acquisition Diligence and Finance, he is responsible for capital market activities, including sourcing and managing debt obligations for FoxRock’s portfolio, while strategically monitoring investment performance to achieve desired results. Prior to joining FoxRock, Marc spent over 10 years at GID, where he was involved in the acquisitions, asset management, and portfolio management of their office and industrial co-investment, and wholly-owned funds. Marc graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and is a member of ULI and REFA. He lives in Boston with his wife and two kids.
Director, Asset Management
Matt Galt is FoxRock’s Director of Asset Management. He coordinates leasing initiatives, capital improvement plans, and is responsible for establishing and implementing a business plan for each asset in the portfolio. He has over 10 years of commercial real estate experience with a diverse background consisting of asset management, project management, property management, leasing and underwriting. Matt has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from Susquehanna University.
Director, Property Management
Megan Calabrese is the Director of Property Management, overseeing the operations for all of the assets in the FoxRock portfolio. During her career, with over 14 years of commercial real estate experience, Megan has overseen more than 8-million square-feet of real estate in the Greater Boston area. Megan received a bachelor’s degree from Framingham State University where she played soccer and basketball. She is currently a member of the South Shore Chamber of Commerce, BOMA, and NAIOP. When not chasing around two toddlers, Megan enjoys golfing, skiing, and a really good cup of coffee. She resides in Hanover with her husband, daughter and son.
Michael Ruh, CPA
Director, Acquisitions & Finance
Michael Ruh joined FoxRock in 2019. As the Director of Financial Analysis he is responsible for the underwriting and analysis of FoxRock’s real estate investments. Prior to joining FoxRock, Michael worked as a Senior Associate at PwC, and a Financial Analyst at Hexagon Properties. Michael earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Syracuse University and his master’s in accountancy from Ohio State University. He lives in Quincy with his fiancé Dana.
Brian Steverman is FoxRock’s Director of Accounting and oversees all aspects of finance and accounting for the company’s portfolio of assets. Brian has over 13 years of experience, having worked for New Balance Athletics and its subsidiaries and holding companies previously. Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Rhode Island, and his MBA from Southern New Hampshire University. Brian and his wife live in Hanover and are the proud parents of two daughters. He enjoys spending time golfing and fishing.
Director, Property Operations
As Director of Site Operations, Dan Snyder manages FoxRock’s maintenance and tenant services. Prior to joining FoxRock, Dan spent 22 years at Bennett Management where he managed commercial facilities ranging from restaurants to medical buildings. Dan also founded DGS Services, which specializes in residential remodels and repairs.
Associate, Property Management
Kate Bellis is part of FoxRock’s Property Management team, focusing on the company’s Quincy and Braintree portfolio. Kate has 3 years’ experience managing office and industrial properties. She earned a bachelor’s degree in economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Kate is a Connecticut native, and moved to the Boston area just over three years ago. She currently lives in Quincy Center.
Senior Associate, Accounting
As a Senior Accounting Associate, Troy Benjamin maintains FoxRock’s financial records. Troy keeps record of the day-to-day transactions, manages accounts payable and receivable, and maintains banking, vendor and other third-party interfaces. Troy earned a bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in accounting from the University of Massachusetts Boston. Troy and his wife live in Foxborough and are the proud parents of two daughters.
Associate, Financial Analysis
Pat Burke rejoins FoxRock in 2020 after interning with the company in the summer of 2018. As FoxRock’s Financial Analysis Associate, he is responsible for the underwriting and analysis of the company’s real estate investments. Prior to rejoining FoxRock, Pat interned with Newmark Knight Frank’s capital markets team in their Boston office. Pat earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Boston College. He lives in Boston and enjoys spending time golfing.
Assistant, Construction Management
As FoxRock’s Construction Management Assistant, Cindy Cowing is responsible for building and maintaining positive relationships with tenants, as well as supporting the property maintenance and construction teams. Cindy has over 15 years of commercial real estate and tenant services experience, including project management and CRM initiatives. She has been involved in numerous fundraising events sponsoring St. Jude’s, The American Cancer Society, and various local schools. Cindy joined FoxRock in February 2014.
John Cummings oversees FoxRock’s real estate development services, including new-builds and renovation projects. With more than 35 years of experience, he’s skilled in facility management, computerized maintenance system (CMMS), construction management, and space planning. Prior to joining FoxRock, he served for 28 years as the Director of Facilities Services & Construction at Aramark Corporation, where he managed more than 2.5-million square-feet of office and industrial assets across New England and Virginia. John holds degrees in mechanical engineering and industrial electronics. He enjoys spending time in New Hampshire with his family, and fly fishing.
Associate, Asset Management
Colton Dana joined FoxRock in May 2016. He is part of the asset management team, but also works on investments and projects alongside the acquisitions and operations teams. He began his real estate career in college, where he worked in property management, development, and construction. Colton earned a bachelor’s degree from Trinity College where he played baseball. He is currently a member of NAIOP, and lives in South Boston.
Associate, Marketing and Communications
Shannon Flynn is FoxRock’s Marketing and Communications Associate. She oversees the company’s public relations and heads all marketing initiatives. Prior to joining FoxRock, Shannon served as the Communications Manager for Spartan Race and a Writer for WHDH-TV. Shannon received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Keene State College. She is a devoted Patriots fan and currently lives in Medford.
Associate, Property Management
As a Property Management Associate, Andrew Perry oversees the operations at FoxRock’s South Shore and Rhode Island portfolio. He has 7 years of real estate management experience in the Metro Boston and Rhode Island areas. Andrew, a Connecticut native, received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut. He lives in Hull and enjoys modifying, tuning, and racing high-power street cars.
Business Development & Transaction Coordinator
Kristen Riordan is FoxRock’s Business Development Assistant and has over 10 years of managerial and administrative experience. Kristen earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She resides in Pembroke with her husband and two kids.
As an Accounting Associate, Joe Silvestro handles all of FoxRock’s Accounts Payable, ensuring that all properties are up to date with their billings. Joe also maintains strong relationships with our vendors. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Boston and enjoys playing basketball. Joe recently moved from Quincy to Cohasset with his wife Vicky.
Executive Assistant and Office Management
Amy Stanton is an Executive Assistant and oversees all aspects of office administration. She has over 14 years of experience in office management, employee benefits administration, and accounting support. Amy earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Lasell College. Amy and her husband live in Weymouth and are the proud parents of two daughters. Amy enjoys attending dance and cheer competitions with her two daughters’ teams as well as teaching tap, jazz, and ballet at a local dance studio.
Associate, Design and Construction
As FoxRock’s Design and Construction Associate, Matt Tharion is involved in the entitlement, design development and construction of all projects. As a Senior Project Manager at Plumb House, Inc., he was responsible for over 1,200 multi-family units including: the Atmark with Cabot, Cabot & Forbes, and The Mastlight with John M Corcoran & Co. Matt received a bachelor’s degree in construction management and a minor in business administration from Fitchburg State University. Matt lives in Boston and is an avid snowboarder and golfer.