John Knapp - Principal
Mr. Knapp graduated from Williams College in 1973 with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. After college, he moved to Houston and worked for First General Real Estate Development Co. and First Mortgage of Texas for five years. During this time, he gained valuable experience in real estate development, which led him to form his own development firm, Andover Group, in 1978. The company developed 300 homes, 1500 residential lots, 200,000 square feet of offices/warehouses, 100,000 square feet of office/retail, and 2200 multifamily units. In October of 2005, Mr. Knapp was named CEO of ICO Inc., a public NASDAQ listed firm with 19 manufacturing plants in 10 different countries. In 2010, he orchestrated the sale of the company for over three times its October 2005 value. Additionally, Mr. Knapp has achieved a CFA designation and is active in the investment management business with interests in Chilton Capital Management as well as serving as a consultant to various hedge funds.
Allen Schubert - Principal
Mr. Schubert graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1978 with a degree in Business Management. After graduation, he moved to Houston where he worked in the real estate business for more than 25 years. His involvement included residential, retail, and apartment development. In all, he developed several planned communities, 200,000 square feet of retail space, and 1,000 apartments. Mr. Schubert relocated to Louisville, KY in 2006 where he has continued his real estate development efforts. In 2012, Mr. Schubert successfully converted an old middle school in Bowling Green into a 300-bed student housing project for WKU, achieving 99% occupancy in its first year. He also recently renovated a historic academy built in 1820 into several condos and a townhome. Mr. Schubert has served as the Chairman of the Boys and Girls Club of Houston and board member of the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville.
Dan Kunau - Project Manager
Dan graduated from Vanderbilt University in May 2012 with a degree in Economics and History and has worked at Andover Management Group for nearly 4 years. Initially, he was involved in the acquisition and management of a portfolio of Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties across Kentucky. For the past year, he has been focused on the development of a portfolio of climate-controlled self storage facilities across the southeast.
Brad Rose - CFO
Brad joined Andover Management Group in January of 2012. Previously he worked at an investment advisor and fund manager where he specialized in tax research. Brad graduated from the University of Kentucky with degrees in both Accounting and Finance. He went on to receive a M.B.A. from Xavier University Williams College of Business. Since joining Andover he has taken on multiple roles within the company including, leasing, property management, special projects and in 2015 he was promoted to Chief Financial Officer for all entities including Andover Management, Andover Construction, and Citadel Storage Partners.
Michael Orsinelli - Regional Manager
Michael joined Andover Managment Group in June of 2011 after graduating from the University of Kentucky in Junn of 2011. Since joining Andover he has taken on many roles with the company including, leasing, property management, contruction managment and in 2015 he was promoted to Regional Manager. He now oversees all operations for Andover Managment's multi-family portfolio, homeowners associations and will be involved in Citadel Self Storage managment and lease up.
Abby Dodson - Controller
Abby joined Andover Management Group in April of 2014. She is responsible for the accounting of Andover Management Group and their respective properties. Abby graduated from Indiana University Southeast with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance and an Associate’s degree in Business Administration. She also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Sullivan University.
Clay Sizemore - Property Manager
Clay came to Andover Management in January 2012 where he was a participant in the Management Trainee program. In June 2012 he became the Community Manager at Crescent at Shadeland, 3 Fifty 8 and Lafayette Academy Communities. Clay is a graduate from Eastern Kentucky University in Business Administration. Clay is currently the property manager for Lakewood Park Apartments and Crescent at Shadeland.
Sarah Blythe - Property Manager
Sarah is originally from Ohio and started with Andover as an Intern in March of 2013. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in May of 2014 with degrees in Economics, Corporate Communications and a minor in Psychology. Sarah started full time as a Management Trainee following graduation and became the Assistant Property Manager at Beaumont Farms in July of 2015.
Emmi Lambert - Management Trainee
Emmi is originally from the Chicago area and came to Lexington to study at the University of Kentucky. She graduated in May of 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Prior to coming to Andover, Emmi worked as a restaurant manager in the downtown Lexington area. She came to Andover Management Group in August of 2015 and is currently a Management Trainee at Beaumont Farms.