Highly experienced in many facets of property management, Lonny joined Copaken Brooks in 2014. He currently manages a 240,000 square foot corporate headquarters campus for a local software firm in Lenexa, Kan., as well as a mixed-use office/retail building and two strip shopping centers. Prior to joining Copaken Brooks, Lonny managed the 909 Walnut Condominiums in downtown Kansas City, an historic 35-story mixed-use office tower built in 1931 and restored in the early 2000’s with 162 condominium units and four floors of commercial office space. Lonny has over 15 years of experience in commercial property management and has managed millions of square feet of assets including downtown high-rise office buildings as well as suburban commercial office properties, retail shopping centers, and condominium associations.
Lonny is experienced in all aspects of commercial property management including: vendor negotiations and contracts; lease negotiations; annual and monthly budgets; long-term capital expenditure budgets and financing alternatives; supervision of maintenance and engineering personnel; development of engineering and maintenance tracking schedules; coordination of tenant finish projects; tenant relations; and marketing of available space.
In addition to his extensive property management experience, Lonny has worked as an operations manager for an industrial products distributor, an insurance and investment advisor, ran his own business, and currently owns and manages rental property.
Civic and Professional Engagement
- Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA)
- Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
- Certified Property Manager (CPM) IREM Candidate
- Kansas Real Estate License
- University of Missouri, Kansas City