Mr. Kowalski joined the Gladstone Companies in August 2006 as an Associate. He currently serves as an asset management Director of Gladstone Commercial Corporation. Prior to joining us, he was a Manager in Capital One’s Treasury Strategy group from August 2003 to July 2006. Prior to Capital One, Mr. Kowalski was an investment banking Associate in the Consumer/Retail group at Banc of America Securities from August 2001 to April 2003. From 1994 to 1998, he was a Consultant with Price Waterhouse’s Management Consulting Services group. Mr. Kowalski earned an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and a BSE in Civil Engineering and Operations Research from Princeton University.
Ms. Keene joined the Gladstone Companies as our Portfolio Management Coordinator in . She currently serves as an Asset Manager of Gladstone Commercial Corporation and has been managing our properties and interfacing with our tenants for over 10 years. Ms. Keene’s background includes diverse experience in business management and sales most recently with Xerox Corporation. She cofounded and managed Virginia’s 41st winery and holds a Master’s Degree from George Washington University. She is currently one of two Real Estate Asset Managers.