We have an outstanding, long-serving team of dedicated and courteous professionals who continuously strive to meet all of the needs of our present and prospective tenants.
Richard Morantz (B. Comm. (Honours), CPM) — President, CEO
Richard graduated with a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Manitoba in 1981 and received his CPM (Certified Property Manager) designation in 1988.
Richard is a long-standing member of the PPMA (Professional Property Managers Association) of Manitoba and served as president from 1995-1999. He was also a past member of the Winnipeg Mayor’s Tax Assessment Advisory Committee as well as the Landlord and Tenant Advisory Committee for Manitoba Consumer and Corporate Affairs. In addition, he has served on the board of directors of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, and is a past president of the Asper Jewish Community Campus.
Ron Penner (CPM, CRP) — Senior Vice-President, Operations and Chief Operating Officer
Ron received his CPM (Certified Property Manager) designation in 1993 and went on to obtain his CRP (Certified Reserve Planner) designation from the Real Estate Institute of Canada in 2002. Ron has been with Globe since 1981.
Ron is the immediate past president of the Real Estate Institute of Canada (REIC), he has served on the national board since 2011 serving on a number of committees. He has co-chaired the International Forum for the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and has previously presented at the IREM Fall Leadership Conference. Ron has been a member of the Professional Property Managers Association of Manitoba for many years, previously serving as a board member for eight years, four years as president. Ron has also served on the board of the Real Estate Institute of Manitoba as its president and is the current chair of the Institute of Real Estate Management Council #114.
Maria Da Ponte (CPM) — Vice-President, Operations
Maria received her CPM (Certified Property Manager) designation in 2011 and has been with Globe since 2005. Maria has been in the property management field for more than 20 years and has worked in many divisions including leasing, construction, retail, accounting and property administration. Maria is Globe’s representative for the Building Owners and Managers Association of Manitoba, serves as a director on the board of the Professional Property Managers Association, and serves on the Real Estate Institute of Manitoba Education Committee. Maria is currently working on obtaining her RPA(Real Property Administrator) with BOMA Canada.
Joanne Roer (CGA) — Vice-President, Financial Reporting
Joanne received her CGA (Certified General Accountant) designation in 2002 and has been with Globe since that time. She is responsible for overall control of the accounting department. This includes the implementation of accounting tools and software training.
Jenna Pollins — Assistant Vice-President, Financial Reporting
Jenna has been with Globe since 2008 and has extensive experience in various areas of the accounting department. Her responsibilities include training and providing support to others in the accounting department as well as trouble shooting system errors. Jenna is currently working toward getting her CGA/CPA accounting designation.
Samantha Fast (B.Comm. (Hons.) — Financial/Mortgage Analyst
Samantha graduated from Queen’s School of Business with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree in 2010. Samantha worked in the residential real estate industry in Kingston, Ontario, which spurred her interest in real estate investment. Prior to joining Globe, Samantha spent five years working in real estate in Winnipeg, on both the appraisal and sales sides of the industry.
Diane Glover (CPM) — Senior Property Manager, Residential
Diane received her CPM (Certified Property Manager) designation in 2014 and has been with Globe since 1999. She is currently on the Board of Directors for the Real Estate Institute of Manitoba (REIM) and a member of the Professional Property Managers Association (PPMA). Diane is actively involved in committees with REIM and the PPMA. As Senior Property Manager, Diane is involved in many areas of residential operations including major rehabilitation projects, budgets, maintenance procedures and personnel training.
Patricia Eaton — Property Manager, Residential
Patricia has been in the property management field for more than a decade. She has worked in several divisions of property management including finance, leasing and regional management.
Marcy Navarrete – Property Manager, Residential
Marcy has been with Globe since 2004, and has worked in various fields in the property management industry. As Residential property manager, Marcy is involved in many areas of residential operations including budgeting, leasing, maintenance procedures and personnel training. Marcy is currently working towards getting her CPM designation.
Caroline Mehra – Property Manager, Residential
Caroline has been in the customer service industry for the past 20 years. She has first-hard experience in Property Management and Residential Management in cities across Canada. Caroline also has a passion for travel and a love a languages, speaking seven in total.