Co-founder and partner of Capstan Tax Strategies, Terri S. Johnson, helps commercial real estate owners and investors realize significant tax savings by utilizing valuable engineering-based tax depreciation and incentive strategies.
Ziv is the director of engineering as well as a partner at Capstan Tax Strategies. Over the past 10 years, he has provided the sophisticated technical analysis required to develop and employ engineering-based tax approaches.
Mike is the Chief Financial Officer of Capstan Tax Strategies. With over 20 years of progressive experience in management, business planning, financial analysis, financial services, capital planning, technology, and real estate, Mike is uniquely qualified to oversee all aspects of Capstan’s financial and operational strategy.
Tom Hamel has over 30 years’ experience as a CPA focused on taxation in public accounting. As Capstan’s Director of Tax, Tom is responsible for managing Capstan’s quality assurance program around tax reviews of Capstan’s work product.
David Stephens is a project engineer with Capstan Tax Services. He has completed cost segregation studies of multi-family residential properties, retail facilities, auto dealerships, corporate office spaces, and warehouses.
As an Engineering Associate, Chris provides administrative and technical support to the Capstan team of engineers. His attention to detail and organizational abilities aid the Capstan engineers in producing consistent, timely, and precise reports.
LyChou Kouai is a project engineer with Capstan Tax Strategies. She has completed more than 400 cost segregation and recap studies dealing with common property types, such as shopping centers, warehouses, and residential complexes, while enjoying the challenge of unusual facilities, including a complicated ski resort/golf course hybrid.
Heather has more than seven years of work experience in commercial real estate cost estimation. From 2013-2015, Heather was a cost estimator in the gas and oil industry focusing on estimates for large-scale gas compressor equipment. Total estimated project costs ranged from $1 million to well over $55 million.
Andy Murdie is a Project Engineer with Capstan Tax Strategies. Andy brings a wealth of cost segregation experience to the team, having spent nearly a decade as the sole cost segregation analyst for a large commercial developer in the Northeast.
Oscar Renderos has performed over 300 cost segregation studies in his career, and has experience with virtually all property types. Based on the west coast, Oscar has completed studies on warehouse and retail spaces, medical and mixed-use facilities, trucking centers and multifamily properties, and more.
Josh Rosenbloom is a project engineer for Capstan Tax Strategies. Josh has completed cost segregation studies for a wide variety of properties, including multi-family residential complexes, office buildings, and shopping centers. Josh consistently utilizes his significant experience in project and construction management to provide each client the best possible outcome.
Ty Wimmer is a degreed engineer with years of construction experience. He’s been a project manager, an efficiency consultant, a cost estimator, and for the last five years, a cost segregation professional. Working primarily with high net worth clients, Ty has performed hundreds of successful studies on all types of commercial real estate.
With over 10 years of experience in sales and business development, Tom Gervolino has learned a thing or two about what it takes to close a deal – and it’s not what you might think. Tom isn’t about slick pitches and hard sells. Integrity, communication, and a genuine concern for his clients have been the keys to his success. Tom prides himself on understanding each client, becoming attuned to their needs, and then exceeding their expectations.
Over the last decade, Isaac Downing has played every role in the cost segregation industry – he’s been an engineer performing studies, an accountant reviewing studies, and a salesperson selling studies. Now he’s bringing that wealth of experience – and the associated unique perspective — to Capstan Tax Strategies.
As Special Projects Coordinator, Helena Carmel gets to put her unique stamp on all things Capstan. From enormous endeavors — like the Capstan website — to more petite projects — like our Capstan-branded baby gear — Helena strives to make everything well, special.
As account manager at Capstan Tax Strategies, Aileen is an integral part of the team and is committed to client satisfaction. She joined Capstan in 2013 in a part-time position, but her talents quickly proved indispensable.
Gina brings a wealth of experience, having worked in finance and sales for most of her career, particularly in the auto industry. The skills she developed in that fast-paced world – communication, precision, and adaptability – make her a great addition to the Capstan team.