Meet The Team
S.L. van der Zanden
Managing Principal and CEO
Senior Property Accountant
Thomas (H.W.) Lin joined CapRock in 2022 as an Acquisition Associate focusing on retail and multi-family property acquisitions across the greater Midwest and South East. His work entails researching and valuing deals in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Prior to working in CapRock, he worked as an architectural designer for five years in Taiwan. He has an MBA – Real Estate degree from DePaul University.
Mitch Kantarovich joined CapRock in 2022 as an Associate Broker specializing in Single Tenant Net Lease and Multi-family investments.
Principal and CFO
Alexia Gonzalez joined CapRock Real Estate in 2022 as a Property Manager and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of CapRock’s commercial assets. She is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of Illinois and comes with successful experience on over 3 milliion square feet of industrial and retail properties. Alexia graduated from Texas State University where she majored in Political Science and minored in International Studies.
Assistant Property Manager
Kristian Naoumov is responsible for managing and overseeing CapRock's commercial assets in Illinois. He comes with an array of real estate experience spanning from commercial and multi-family management to leasing and sales. This allows him to provide specialized services regardless of property type. He graduated from Roosevelt University where he majored in Finance.
Saar Schnitman heads up the property management and leasing activities for the firm and oversees the day-to-day activity of the company’s entire portfolio of commercial properties. He has over 10 years of real estate management and leasing experience focused on improving operational efficiency and profitability.
Senior Leasing Manager
Kenneth joined CapRock in 2021 as an associate broker specializing in Single Tenant Net Lease and Multi-family investments. Coupled with extensive market knowledge and generating innovative solutions; he is able to foster results and lasting relationships. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2020 where he majored in Communications and minored in Global Markets and Society.