Meet the CompassRock leadership team.
CompassRock is a company with a long and rich history. Formed by industry executives with decades of experience working at some of the nation's pre-eminent real estate companies, we provide the perfect blend of proven, world-class processes with our entrepreneurial spirit and creative solutions to deliver real results to our clients.
Chief Executive Officer
David Woodward is the Chief Executive Officer of CompassRock Real Estate, a leading national provider of institutional-quality property management services to the office, retail, industrial and multifamily industries. Mr. Woodward brings more than 25 years of leadership experience to this role, with expertise in real estate investment, operations, development and construction for some of the world’s premier public and privately held real estate companies.
president, multifamily division
Katie Raffinello serves as President of the Multifamily Division for CompassRock Real Estate, with oversight of the company’s West Region multifamily portfolio. With 30 years of experience, Ms. Raffinello has managed diverse asset types within the multifamily industry, including senior housing, conventional, tax credit and HUD subsidized, and stabilized assets, with oversight of portfolios totaling as many as 6,000+ units. During her tenure with CompassRock, Ms. Raffinello has also consulted for new development and new construction of 55+ housing.
president, commerical division
Mr. Taulbee is the President, Commercial Division, for CompassRock Real Estate, a service provider that focuses on property management, construction management, leasing and other services for retail, commercial and multifamily properties. CompassRock specializes in foreclosed real estate and turn-around situations, working with special servicers, lenders and other real estate owners. CompassRock covers major markets nationally and also specializes in secondary and tertiary markets where assignments from CMBS special servicers often occur.
vice president & Controller
Deedee M. Beckman serves as Vice President & Controller for CompassRock Real Estate, with oversight of the companies account and finance systems and activities. Prior to joining CompassRock, Ms. Beckman spent six years at Laramar Group, a privately held owner and manager of multi-family real estate. She served as a Senior Accounting Manager during which time she oversaw the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual property financial statements and overall accounting functions for assets totaling $715 million.
senior Vice President, corporate operations
Shannon Kay is the Senior Vice President of Corporate Operations for CompassRock Real Estate, a leading national provider of institutional-quality property management services to the office, retail, industrial and multifamily industries. Ms. Kay brings more than 15 years of experience to this role, with expertise in asset management, real estate operations, and ancillary services.
Bert Locke, RPA
Regional Property Manager
Bert Locke is a Regional Property Manager at CompassRock, with oversight of the company’s office and industrial fee-managed assets. He brings more than 30 years of experience to this role, with a strong track record in property turnarounds and REO asset management.