Our Team

Joshua Simon, Managing Member

Joshua Simon

Managing Member

Joshua and his partner, Michael Nortman, founded FLF in 2002. Josh has developed/redeveloped, as a principal more than one million square feet of commercial developments, over 1,000 new apartments, and hundreds of residential lots and condominiums. Currently Josh is the controlling member of over 20 entities that own and manager over 500,000 square feet of commercial property, vacant/unencumbered land, and more than 1,500 multi-family units.

Prior to FLF Josh worked for a family owned real estate business, Frontier Land II Ltd. that specialized in the ownership and management of apartment communities where he headed the asset management division. Where Josh was the direct point of contact for all management and leasing companies. He oversaw the acquisition, disposition and coordination of more than 4,000 multifamily units and over 500,000 square feet of retail and office properties.

Michael Nortman, Managing Member

Michael Nortman

Managing Member

Michael and his partner, Joshua Simon, founded FLF in 2002. He has developed, as a principal, more than one million square feet of commercial developmentsā€“from the ground up. In addition, he was responsible for the acquisition, disposition and coordination of more than 2,000 multifamily units valued at more than $200 million.

He has been involved directly with more than $2 billion of commercial real estate projects during his career. Michael was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1997. In addition to being an attorney, he is a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois and a member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Christie Simon, Senior Vice President

Christie Simon

Senior Vice President

Christie is responsible for overseeing the back-office operations of FLF on a corporate level as well as the management portfolio, providing asset management support on primarily third party engagements, and all human resource functions. Prior to working with FLF, Christie worked as a tax consultant for Ernst and Young LP. She received her law degree and MBA from Case Western Reserve University and is a licensed Florida Real Estate Broker.

Daniel Simon, Vice President of Acquisitions of Development

Daniel Simon

Vice President of Acquisitions of Development

Danny directs the management and operations of FLF owned properties. He also handles negotiation of sale and lease transactions and implementation of property strategies for FLF, as well as third-party clients. Danny is responsible for the sourcing and execution of new acquisition and disposition opportunities in select southeastern United States markets.

Prior to joining FLF, Danny worked with boutique commercial real estate and equity firms JCR Capital and the Broe Companies in Denver, Colorado. Danny earned a BA in Real Estate and Construction Management from the University of Denver and is also a licensed real estate agent in the State of Florida.

Taryn Pomerantz Becker, Controller/Accountant

Taryn Pomerantz Becker

Controller/Accountant

Taryn joined FLF in December 2013 as our controller/accountant. She came to us with eight years of public accounting and tax experience. She oversees the day to day accounting and financial reporting for all entities. She has earned a BA in Accounting from Pace University.

Kelly Holland, Property Manager

Kelly Holland

Property Manager

Kelly started with FLF in July 2015 as well as being a property manager, Kelly is also responsible for events at all managed properties. Her successful vendor and tenant relations provide increased communication to ensure Landlord and tenant obligations are achieved as well as optimal results of project management. Kelly also oversees all special event management for our life style center.

Jill Olinsky, Property Manager

Jill Olinsky

Property Manager

Jill started with FLF in April 2016 as Property Manager overseeing our portfolio of multifamily in the South Florida area. Jill holds a Business Management degree from Pepperdine University and has over 15 years of real estate and finance background including the last three years in property management.

Nancy Schintzius, Property Manager

Nancy Schintzius

Property Manager

Nancy has an extensive background in administrative support and oversees and maintains good relationships with tenants, contractors and vendors at a 48,000-square foot executive office complex in Jupiter, Florida. She plays a vital role in assisting all members of the team in providing outstanding service to our clients.

Kristy McDavid, Assistant Property Manager

Kristy McDavid

Assistant Property Manager

Kristy has over nine years of residential and commercial property management experience in the South Florida market. Her role as Assistant Property Manager includes assisting the Property Manager with day-to-do operations and interfacing, overseeing and maintaining good relationships with tenants, contractors and vendors.

Regina Banegas, Assistant Property Manager

Regina Banegas

Assistant Property Manager

Regina has a background in residential property/community association management. Her role as Assistant Property Manager includes assisting the Property Manager with day-to-day operations and interfacing, overseeing and maintaining good relationships with tenants, contractors and vendors.