Monte Froehlich, CEO
A native Nebraskan, Monte graduated from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln with a BS in Food Science and an MBA with Finance concentration. Monte has over 25 years of commercial real estate experience, but has also worked in a variety of disciplines, including Gillette Dairy, Meadow Gold Dairy, MDS Pharma Services, and Nashua Corporation. He has also taught math and finance courses at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. In 1995, Monte turned a hobby of real estate investment into his current profession of commercial real estate ownership, development, and management. His super-human talent is driving in reverse at a high rate of speed.
Lisa Froehlich, Owner
Lisa was raised in Omaha, NE and attended the University of Nebraska, Lincoln where she earned her degree in Elementary Education. Lisa is very active in the Lincoln community having served or is currently serving for Junior League, Friends of Lied Board, Downtown Lincoln Association, Rotary, just to name a few. When not volunteering, Lisa spends all the time she can with her kids and grandkids. Lisa’s super-human talent is her ability to host one or fifty people with little to no notice…and no stress!
Jessica Lindersmith, VP of Operations
Jessica graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln with a degree in Interior Design. She came to U.S. Property in August 2009 as an Administrative Assistant and will take on any new challenge she’s given. She’s in her “sweet spot” when she’s designing and managing projects. Outside of our walls, Jessica is busy raising four boys with her husband so there is rarely any down time! Her super-human talent is her moth-like hearing!
Colin Mues, In-House Counsel
Colin graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln with a degree in Management and an emphasis in Information Systems. He also earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Nebraska College of Law. Colin came to U.S. Property in March 2018 with extensive experience in civil litigation. When Colin isn’t buried in legal documents, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids, snow skiing and playing tennis. His super-human talent is that he’s really good at ping pong!
Cynthia Avila, Residential Property Manager
Cynthia graduated from Doane University with a degree in Organizational Communication. Cynthia came to U.S. Property in May 2020 with three years of residential management experience and a great deal of interpersonal skills. As a mom of three, Cynthia loves spending her personal time with family! Her super-human talent is that she is bilingual!
Carrie Addleman, Office Manager
Carrie came to U.S. Property in March 2020 with 15 years of experience in the office solutions industry. Her commitment to her customers and great service has been evident in her work with us. Carrie has an innate ability to take on new challenges with an abundance of patience. Outside of the office she is busy being a mom and is an avid animal lover. Carrie’s super human talent is that she likes to craft weird pizzas and will put anything on them!
Ben Theye, Director of Accounting & Finance
Ben graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln with a degree in Accounting and a Master of Professional Accountancy. Ben came to U.S. Property in December 2019 with 6 years of experience as an Audit Manager at BKD. Ben is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner. When Ben isn’t analyzing numbers, he is spending time with family, and most recently celebrating the Kansas City Chiefs victory. His super-human talent is naming college football mascots!
Brandie Westhart, Accounting Specialist
Brandie graduated from Peru State College with a degree in Business Management and is currently working toward her second degree in Accounting and Human Resources. Brandie came to U.S. Property in August 2020 with experience in managing an office as well as people. In addition to being a supermom, Brandie possesses a super-human talent of containing a wide array of facts regarding many differing topics!
Makayla Brenden, Accounting Intern
Makayla is currently attending the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, majoring in Accounting and minoring in Mathematics. Makayla is also working toward her Masters of Professional Accountancy (MPA) and expected to finish in the Summer of 2021. Makayla joined the team in April of 2020 and has made a big impact to our team. She has jumped in with both feet in analyzing data and performing special projects.
Ashlynn Engelhard, Design Intern
Ashlynn is currently attending the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, majoring in Interior Design. Ashlynn joined the team in April of 2020 and has been a significant life saver for our team. She has taken on every challenge given to her head on and has proven to be a huge asset! Ashlynn is not only providing assistance on the project management side but also on the property management side.