Who We Are
Conceived and guided by Geoffrey Gelb, our team is a diverse, synergistic blend of dynamic individuals who geographically span the United States and Canada. Each team member brings their unique brilliance to the group – as Implementers, Developers, Programmers, Project Managers and Helpdesk Staff. Our team is built upon and dedicated to upholding the principles of Integrated Team Work, Integrity, Education and Service. We hold ourselves, each other and our clients to the highest standards of Innovation and Excellence.
Gelbgroup Consulting, Inc has over 230 cumulative years of experience with Yardi applications. With expertise in Property Management, Investment Management, Asset Management, Construction Management/Job Cost, PAYscan, Maintenance Management, VMF, Advanced Budget and Forecasting, Yardi Spreadsheet Reports, Senior Living, Affordable Housing and much more. Our company has the necessary knowledge to help your company get the most out of your Yardi software.
Our Yardi clients consist of advisors, owners, third party managers and syndications in the industrial, commercial, office and residential markets with assets between $10 million and $12 billion. They are located throughout the United States and abroad.
Geoffrey Gelb – President
Since 1996, Geoffrey Gelb has operated Gelbgroup Consulting Inc., a Property Management Consulting Company specializing in Yardi System’s suite of products. His clients are in the industrial, commercial, office and residential markets with assets between $10 million and $20 billion. They consist of advisors, owners/managers and syndications.
Brianna Hradnansky – Developer
Brianna Hradnansky began her property management career in 1999 in the commercial property management field and served in many capacities during her 13 years in the industry. She specializes in Yardi’s residential, single family, and maintenance functionality as well as assisting with integrating third party applications. She creates custom reports and data solutions for our clients.
Britton Jones – Developer
Britton Jones brings over 15 years of Yardi experience to Gelbgroup, coming from residential property management and private consulting. Britton specializes in custom development for our Clients.
Carrie Finkbiner – Helpdesk
Carrie Finkbiner joined Gelbgroup Consulting in 2014. She has 10 years of experience working with Yardi, primarily in Residential Support.
Christine Burd – Implementer and Helpdesk
Christine has been part of the Yardi ecosystem since 1999. Before joining Gelbgroup, she provided Yardi software support for several property management companies in the public and private sectors. She specializes in the full range of Yardi’s multifamily suite of products and continues to learn something new every day.
Dana Kirkman – Implementation Specialist
Dana Kirkman has been working with Gelbgroup Consulting since 2005. She has 19 years of experience working in and consulting for the real estate industry. Her focus is working with clients to ensure they are utilizing all Yardi has to offer.
Dave Chapman – Developer
Dave Chapman joined the Gelbgroup programming team in 2009. Prior to that, he spent four years providing tier II Yardi support and accounting assistance for a property management company. With more than a decade of Yardi experience, Dave creates custom reports and data solutions for our clients.
Emanuel deFreitas – Implementer
Emanuel deFreitas has been in the property management industry since 1986. He joined the Gelbgroup team in 2005, bringing with him many years of experience in the Residential/Affordable industry working with different software companies and at property management companies in IT and as Director of Compliance. The many clients he visits throughout the United States help fuel his passion for travel and exploring new places.
Ivonne Oehring – Project Manager and Implementer
Ivonne Oehring has remained focused in the areas of real estate accounting and Yardi administration and project implementation since she started her career in 1999. Ms. Oehring joined Gelbgroup Consulting, Inc. in 2011.
Kasey Brooks – Implementer and Developer
Kasey Brooks has been working with Yardi products since 2006. She has experience in multi-family, implementations, project management, system administration, customization, and report writing.
Kevin Wengler – Project Manager
Kevin Wengler has 5 years of Yardi experience; not only as Tier 2 support for Commercial PMCs at Yardi, he also put in valuable time as a project manager, business analyst, administrator and trainer for a Residential property owner-developer-management company. He is excited to be a member of Gelbgroup Consulting where he continues to provide the best service and support as a project manager for Yardi Clients.
Leslie Martin – Director of Programming
Leslie Martin began her career in the real estate industry in 1991. She joined Gelbgroup Consulting as a developer in 2003. Leslie works closely with our clients to design custom solutions that will increase efficiency and create a masterful work product.
Nicki Agner – Helpdesk & Special Projects
Nicki Agner has a long history in residential management. She brings over 20 years of Yardi experience to our helpdesk services and special projects.
Patti Kassel – Project Manager
Before joining Gelbgroup Consulting in 2015, Patti was the Director of Project Management for Forestar Group in Austin, TX where she led their Yardi Voyager Residential implementation. Additional experience includes a long history in the electric utility industry in information technology centered around system development and implementations.
Patti holds her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi. Her experience spans more than twenty-five years of project management, including over ten years’ experience in the real estate industry. Patti is a certified project manager (PMP) since 2005, and she is an active member of the Project Management Institute.
Robin Smith – Support
Robin Smith joined the Gelbgroup team in 2013. She has been in the property management industry since 1994, with an accounting and training background. Robin has over 20 years of Yardi Residential experience, providing training and support to corporate and site users.
Salomon Woo – Implementer
Salomon Woo joined the Gelbgroup team in 2015. He has worked with commercial, retail, residential, and single-family property management companies using Yardi products since 2003.
Shaila Vaidya – Developer
Shaila Vaidya began her programming career in 2003 and has been working with Yardi Systems since 2008. Shaila enjoys custom development and report design. She focuses on Core Voyager, Residential, Commercial, Senior Housing, PAYscan, Maintenance, Fixed Assets, Construction and Investment Management.
Susie Jung – Implementer
Susie Jung brings over 30 years of experience consulting in the property management industry. Her focus is on our Canadian clients and specializes in international, commercial, residential and association.
Taryn Ashlock – Implementer
Taryn Ashlock has been a specialist in Yardi Senior Living since 2009, assisting clients with implementation, training, support, and custom report development.
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