Alfredo Gutierrez – President
SparrowHawk founder, Alfredo Gutierrez, possesses more than 25 years of experience in real estate acquisition, operations, investment and management. Alfredo offers investors, tenants, brokers and owners a distinct combination of comprehensive property financing acumen and proven transactional expertise.
Perhaps most important, Alfredo takes a great deal of pride in fostering longstanding, mutually beneficial relationships with investors, brokers and tenants. Such alliances – and Alfredo’s spirit of personal accountability – are often the key to quickly seizing unique opportunities regardless of market conditions or other outside forces.
Prior to founding SparrowHawk, Alfredo was co-founder, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Pinchal & Company. He also served as Director of Taxation and Controller at Camden Property Trust. He played an integral role in taking Camden public with its $245 million IPO. Alfredo’s experience also includes work with Arthur Andersen, where he served clients as a specialist in real estate and partnership tax, working with various local, regional, national and international real estate owners and developers.
Alfredo is a graduate of Texas A&M University and is a Certified Public Accountant. email Alfredo
Lisa Beckman – Vice President
Serving as Vice President of asset management for SparrowHawk, Lisa Beckman directs the operational status of the company’s entire property portfolio and also oversees the acquisition and disposition of properties. Her responsibilities include supervision of all onsite/local property management teams, property accounting, acquisitions, dispositions, construction management and operational contact with members of the investment, brokerage and third-party management communities.
Lisa is a founding member of the SparrowHawk team, working alongside Alfredo Gutierrez since 2001. In her time with SparrowHawk, Lisa has contributed to the acquisition of industrial properties valued at approximately $450 million; while overseeing the disposition of assets approaching $700 million. Her prior professional experience includes tenures in the residential real estate and banking industries.
Lisa is a native of Jacksonville, Illinois and holds bachelor’s degrees in business administration and marketing from MacMurray College. email Lisa
Christopher Stephens – Manager
As the office manager for SparrowHawk, Chris Stephens oversees day-to-day in-house operations and media relations. He also works to support the company’s acquisition, disposition and property-management functions. Chris has been working alongside Lisa and Alfredo since 2008 and advanced to his current position with SparrowHawk in 2011. email Chris