As President and Chief Executive Officer, Joseph Mullen is
responsible for the acquisition, investment management and
operations of the company's national portfolio. Joseph was
instrumental in the formation of Madison on behalf of Equus Capital
Partners, Ltd. and was named the firm's president at its inception
Prior to forming Madison, Joseph was responsible for the
acquisition, investment management and operations for commercial
and multifamily properties for Equus from 1988 to 2001. Previously
he was an accountant with Mathieson, Aiken & Company. He is a
Certified Public Accountant and a licensed real estate salesperson
in Pennsylvania. Currently, he serves on the Board of Trustees at
Malvern Preparatory School and is the Chairman of the Board of the
National Kidney Foundation.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from DeSales
Greg Curci, Executive Vice President
As Executive Vice President of Madison Apartment Group, Greg Curci
oversees all operations of Equus Capital Partners’ national
apartment portfolio as well as the firm’s investment management
efforts. To date, he has been directly responsible for successfully
executing the acquisition and disposition of approximately $2
billion of multifamily investments nationwide on behalf of the
firm's investment partnerships and funds. Greg also assists in the
evaluation, design, and stabilization of the firm's multifamily
During his 13-year tenure at Equus, Greg has held multiple
responsibilities including the acquisition, redevelopment, and
asset management of commercial office, retail, and residential
properties throughout the U.S. Prior to joining Equus, he was a
Vice President and Foreign Currency Trader at Mizuho Capital
Markets Group in New York City.
Greg holds a B.A. in Japanese Language and International Economics
from Connecticut College and an M.B.A. from The Pennsylvania State
University. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the East
Falls Development Corporation where he serves as Chair of its Real
Estate Committee. He also is a member of the Board of Advisors for
Roman Catholic High School.
Steve Pogarsky, Senior Vice President
As Senior Vice President of Acquisitions for Madison, Steve
Pogarsky is responsible for overseeing all of the multifamily
acquisitions made nationwide on behalf of the company’s investment
partnerships and funds. Since joining Madison in 2002, he has
directed the acquisition of more than 95 communities, totaling
23,000 units, valued at $1.7 billion.
Steve is a real estate industry veteran with over 19 years of
experience. He is an active member of the Equity Investment
Subcommittee of the National Multi Housing Council (NMHC) and the
Samuel Zell and Robert Lurie Real Estate Center. He holds a
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Princeton
University and a Masters of Business Administration from the
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Cathy Sanchez, Senior Vice President
As Senior Vice President, Cathy Sanchez oversees the operations and
management of communities located primarily in the Southeast.
Cathy has more than 20 years of experience in the multifamily
industry. She joined Madison in 2005 as a Regional Property
Manager, promoted in 2015 to Regional Vice President managing
additional multi-state regions and most recently promoted to Senior
Prior to joining to Madison, Cathy served as a Senior Business
Manager for Lincoln Property Group where she was responsible for
and assisted with overseeing the renovation and revitalization of
more than 20 communities totaling more than 5,000 units.
Cathy is a Certified Apartment Manager (CAM), Apartment Residential
Manager (ARM), Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS) and
is currently a Certified Property Manager (CPM) candidate. She
actively participates and contributes to the Ronald McDonald House
- Houston Memorial Children's Hospital and the National Kidney
Shelly Innis, Senior Vice President
As Senior Vice President, Shelly Innis oversees the operations and
management communities located in Pennsylvania.
Shelly has more than 20 years of experience in the multifamily
industry. She joined Madison in 2007 as a Marketing Manager, was
promoted to Regional Property Manager in 2009 and Senior Vice
President in 2016. Prior to joining to Madison, Shelly served
as a Marketing Director for National Properties, Inc. where she not
only oversaw the general operations and marketing of developed
properties but the marketing and lease up of new construction
throughout the portfolio.
Shelly has a bachelor’s degree from Gannon University, and she is a
Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS), Madison Apartments
Group’s Broker of Record and holds her Broker’s License in
Pennsylvania and Georgia. Shelly actively participates and
contributes to the National Kidney Foundation.
Christine Murray, Senior Vice President
As Senior Vice President, Christine Murray oversees the operations
and management of communities located in Pennsylvania.
Christine has more than 20 years of experience in the multifamily
industry. She joined Madison in 2007 as a Regional Property Manager
and has a BA from Penn State University.
Christine is a leader in the industry, serving as a committee
chairperson for PAA-East and as a Vice President for IREM Chapter
Three. She is a Certified Property Manager (CPM), and a
Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS).
Jean Merenda, National Operations Director
As National Operations Director, Jean Merenda is responsible for
the training, revenue management and marketing departments for
Madison. Jean oversees onboarding as well as ongoing employee
development, pricing strategy, and marketing strategy.
Jean has more than 20 years of experience in the multifamily
industry. She joined Madison in 2001 as a Community Director and
was promoted to Compliance Coordinator in 2005 and National
Operations Director in 2017. Prior to joining to Madison,
Jean served as a Property Manager for Bell Properties where she was
responsible for overseeing a community and providing training to
Jean is a Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) and actively
participates and contributes to the Alzheimer’s Association as well
as the National Kidney Foundation.
Our Operations Management and Support Team…
David Carroll, Chief Technology
Fred Brown, Controller
Terri Sherrod, National Marketing
Allison Strickland, Training Coordinator
Maggie Swartz, Training Coordinator
Richard Garcia, Construction Manager
Eric Longenecker, Construction Manager
Chris Mitton, Maintenance Coordinator,