Commercial Properties’ team of highly accomplished professionals has been specially selected for their exceptional performance in their area of expertise. The Commercial Properties team has the knowledge, foresight, technology and support personnel to competently manage real estate and deliver effective results to owners and answer the concerns of today’s tenants.
Richard J. McGoldrick – Founder
Chairman & CEO of Commercial Properties, Inc.
Owner & President of Commercial Properties Management
Phone: (207) 347-4450
Richard McGoldrick founded CPI in 1978 and has initiated or participated in the development of over four million square feet of commercial space in Maine.
Richard is also a founder and officer of Commercial Properties Management LLC, which manages 53 properties in Maine; and Silver Street Development Corporation, which owns over 8,000 apartment units in 13 States.
Active in the community Richard has served as: a former member of the Board of the Finance Authority of Maine (Chair 2000-2002); former co-chair of the Annual Auction of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Portland and a member of the Investment Committee; a founder and former President of the Maine Real Estate and Economic Development Association; a founder and Board Member of the Maine Business Alliance; McGoldrick serves on the board of Bangor Savings Bank and Bangor Savings Foundation.
Daniel Catlin – Vice President (CPI), Chief Operating Officer (CPM)
Phone: (207) 347-4451
Daniel Catlin has been in the real estate brokerage and development business since 1993.
Beginning with the redevelopment of the Hannaford Store on Maine Street in Brunswick in 1993, Dan has since been involved in the development of the Androscoggin Savings Bank and the acquisition and renovation of the Tontine Mall both on Maine Street in Brunswick. In addition, he spearheaded the development of several lots at the Topsham Fair Mall including the Wendy’s Restaurant, the 99 Restaurant, Goodwill and Winner’s Circle, including Starbucks, US Cellular, H&R Block, Athletes Foot, The UPS Store. Dan has been working with Commercial Properties, Inc. since 1998. His focus is primarily on the Mid-Coast Maine area. He recently represented Bath Iron Works as the exclusive broker for the deposition of its surplus property; the Times-Record in the sale – lease back of its facilities in Brunswick; and several other projects in the Bath/Brunswick market.
Erik Urbanek – Principal Broker
Phone: (207) 347-4459
Erik Urbanek is the Principal and Designated Broker for Commercial Properties Inc, the Brokerage Division of Commercial Properties. Erik has been active in the sales, leasing and management of the company portfolio as well as third party brokerage representation since 2002.
Erik was raised in Aroostook County, Maine. After studying Marine Research in North Carolina, he returned to Southern Maine where he now lives in Cape Elizabeth with his wife and four children.
He is on the Board of the Portland Downtown District and the York County Shelter Programs.
He is also a frequent contributor to Woodfords Family Services, The Boys and Girls Club, and The Cape Elizabeth Education Foundation.
Susan Scanlon – Broker / Marketing Director
Phone: (207) 347-4463
Susan Scanlon began her career in commercial lending in Washington, DC and has been involved in the Greater Portland real estate market since 2001. An award winning residential broker, she transitioned into commercial real estate in 2008. Since that time, she has worked in both brokerage and management capacities. Joining Commercial Properties in November 2013, Susan’s focus is on the sale and leasing of commercial real estate in Maine and New Hampshire as well as the public and social media presence of the Brokerage, Property Management and Development Divisions of the company. Susan is an active member of MEREDA (Maine Real Estate & Development Association) and currently sits on the conference committee.
A past president of the Junior League of Portland, Maine and a Crisis Team Manager for the Trauma Intervention Program, Susan continues her involvement in the non-profit community as member of the Board of Directors of Woodfords Family Services.
Karen Twohig – Chief Financial Officer (CPM)
Phone: (207) 347-4455
Karen has been with Commercial Properties for over 13 years. She ensures the financial obligations of each entity are met by effectively working with the owners, financial institutions and mortgage companies. Karen maintains property accounting records; prepares quarterly variance reports and loan compliance packages. She prepares annual work papers, schedules and reconciliations for tax preparation. She oversees all financial reporting and insurance policies and is responsible for the overall day-to-day operations of the companies. Karen is a Notary Public, holds a Maine Associate Brokers License, is working toward her Certified Property Manager designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management and is a member of MEREDA (Maine Real Estate & Development Association) where she recently joined the Marketing/Membership Committee. In her spare time, Karen enjoys gardening, traveling, photography, hiking, volunteering and spending time with family and friends
Patricia Dugas – Lease Administrator
Phone: (207) 347-4456
Patty has over twenty years of leasing experience and managing all aspects of the Tenant / Landlord relationship, including: lease and renewal negotiations; lease and amendment document preparation; creating and maintaining critical dates data base and reports; Tenant expense and utility billings; annual CAM and Tax Reconciliations; SNDA and Estoppel Certificates; Tenant receivables and collections; default / lease compliance issues; and as the liaison in the myriad of Tenant / Landlord issues that arise.
Prior to joining our team in 2008, Patty spent fifteen years managing some 200 properties and tenancies for the largest privately held convenience store chain in the country.
In her time off she enjoys boating on Casco Bay and spending time with her family.
Abigail Cassidy – Property Manager
Phone: (207) 347-4453
Abigail has been with Commercial Properties Management since August of 2007. She takes pride in maintaining good relationships with all tenants. Her responsibilities include overseeing and coordinating maintenance, repairs, tenant fit ups, contracting vendor services, negotiating annual contracts and managing in-house maintenance personnel.
Abigail is originally from Brunswick, Maine. She graduated with her Associates Degree in criminology, and pursued her Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Administration at the University of Southern Maine. She currently lives in Freeport, Maine with her family
Rebecca Koerner – Property Management Administrator
Phone: (207) 347-4461
Rebecca joined us January 2011. She comes to us with over 30 years’ experience in corporate real estate management throughout the U.S. and commercial property management in New York, Connecticut and Maine. Rebecca primarily supports the property maintenance and tenant interactions. With her varied experience she also supports other aspects of our property management operations. She loves living in Maine and being a part of her granddaughter’s life.
Karen Grant – Accounting Administrator
Phone: (207) 347-4460
Karen joined Commercial Properties in May 2013. A native of Falmouth, ME, she has lived in Westbrook for the last 16 years. Karen earned her Associates Degree in Business Administration from Casco Bay College. Karen primarily supports the Lease Administrator & CFO. She has years of experience in corporate accounting and is putting those skills to use as she provides timely and quality service to the tenants and vendors of CPM. Karen also supports other aspects of our property management operations. Karen is passionate about accounting and plans to continue her education with the goal of becoming a Certified Public Accountant. She enjoys spending time with her friends, watching her son’s sporting events, camping and playing in a women’s golf league.
Michael Pizzo – Broker (CPI)
Phone: (207) 347-4462
Michael retired as Senior Vice President for KeyBank in 2003 and joined Commercial Properties, Inc. as a Commercial Broker. Michael is a licensed Real Estate Broker and specializes in bank and office locations.