The control and administration of BOMA Utah is vested in an Board of Directors, which, as per BOMA Utah bylaws, includes a President, Past-President, President-Elect, up to 15 Members at large. Board Members, are elected individually by majority vote of the members voting.
In 2022 there are three open positions for the BOMA Utah’s Board of Directors, two Principal Members and one Associate Member. Please view the current candidates and vote by clicking the link below.
Chris Mabey – Principal Member
Commercial Property Management – Capstone
Chris started his career in property management with Capstone in 2016. His knowledge and desire to learn has led him towards a growing portfolio where he oversees the property management functions and makes sure properties are maintained and operating correctly while maximizing returns and protecting owner’s investments. Chris strengthens existing client relationships and establishes new business relationships as Capstone secures opportunities for long-term growth. He enjoys developing property business plans and strategies to ensure each portfolio achieves the appropriate financial returns. Chris continues to create personal and lasting relationships with clients, tenants, and vendors. He has been a member of BOMA Utah since 2018 and enjoys increases his knowledge through participation in classes/events.
Licensing and Education
Chris is a graduate from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship. He is also a Licensed Real Estate agent in the State of Utah.
He enjoys playing and watching sports, being with family and friends, camping, hiking, and being outdoors
Brandon Nelson – Principal Member
General Manager – Cushman & Wakefield
Brandon Nelson is a General Manager for Cushman & Wakefield’s Salt Lake City market. Brandon joined Cushman & Wakefield in October 2018 as a Senior Property Manager overseeing an office portfolio of 450,000+ square feet. In this role, he is responsible for the oversight of a Class-A office portfolio and takes great pride in his ability to formulate specific approaches, apply pertinent experience, and is dedicated to achieving an effective and strategic partnership with his clients and teams. He has a deep financial base that translates into results and investor savings. In addition to overseeing a portfolio of office products, Brandon also manages and trains property management teams. Brandon also has extensive construction management experience, including the oversight of tenant improvement and capital projects throughout the portfolio. With an eye on energy reduction, and eco-friendly materials the clients and tenants walk away happy.
Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Brandon was a Property Manager at Newmark Grubb Acres and was responsible for the oversight of an office portfolio totalling 650,000+ square feet.
Member, BOMA – Utah, 2015-present
Property Manager of the Year, Newmark Grubb Acres, 2016
Wired Score Certification
Energy efficiency awards
Mayors Skyline Challenge-Most improved energy performance, 2016
Kilowatt Crackdown-Most improved energy performance, 2015, 2017 & 2018
Bachelor of Business Administration, Southern Virginia University
Utah Real Estate License
Renee L. Schmid, CPM, RPA – Principal Member
Asset/Property Manager – Roderick Enterprises
Renee Schmid, asset/property manager for Roderick Enterprises, began her professional career in 1983
working for Wallace Associates, a local real estate development/management firm. While employed at
Wallace for over 10 years, she performed a wide variety of accounting duties, financial analysis, leasing
administration & property management functions. She also worked with Cottonwood Realty Services
for over 9 years managing several third-party properties including office buildings, retail shopping
centers & industrial properties, inc. the Cottonwood Corporate Center. Renee has now been with
Roderick Enterprises since October 2004 and currently manages their portfolio of land, industrial and
retail properties consisting of about 2 million square feet.
Renee has been a BOMA member for over 20 years and has served on committees, most notably the
chairperson for the TOBY committee for 5 years, organizing the building entries, judging, and planning
the awards presentation luncheons. She has also served on the golf committee for the past couple of
years helping out with the golf tournament.
Seth Cottle – Associate Member
Senior Business Development Representative – Comcast
I have worked for Comcast for 12 years and currently build out the Comcast network to Commercial and MDU buildings in the State of Utah. Previously, I worked at Coldwell Banker Commercial for 6 years as an agent.
While at Comcast I have been part of BOMA for 10 years. I have served on the Service Committee for that whole time. The last 2 years I have served as the Service Committee Chair. I am thankful to have been a part of the services we have performed over the years for so many great organizations. The Cottle Moto is “we work until the work is done.”
Mike Reidy – Associate Member
Vice President – Roto Aire Sales and Service
I have been a member of BOMA for 15 years and have enjoyed every minute.
Over the last 15 years I have been very lucky to service on several BOMA committees with so many amazing people.
BOMA has awarded me member of the year twice, the community service member of the year and the golf committee member of the year.
Tom Richter – Associate Member
Regional Franchise Developer of Utah – Jan-Pro
Tom grew up in Nebraska, but move to Utah in for college. After working 21 years in Corporate America, he started JAN-PRO Of Utah in 1999. JAN-PRO Development sells and mentors Cleaning & Disinfecting Franchises. www.jan-pro.com/utah. Tom also owns the SaniGLAZE franchise for Utah, which is a unique Tile & Grout Restoration process. www.tgrestoration.saniglaze.com. It has always been on Tom’s Vision Board to start a non-profit, which he did in 2020 and started Elevate 1 Life. The objective of this venture is to provide a FREE JAN-PRO Cleaning & Disinfecting Franchise to someone who is under-employed, unemployed, underserved or a Veteran, through our “Pay it Forward Franchise Opportunity.” Www.elevate1life.org
Tom has been a member of BOMA for many years. He has served on the Golf Committee, Medical Office Building Committee, as well of the Government Affairs Committee which he chaired for a couple of years.
Tom has been married 38 years to Carol (JAN-PRO’s CFO). They have 2 children Jessica (married to Ryan Harper & grandson Noah) and Ryan who is JAN-PRO’s COO. Tom loves College Football, golfing and travelling.