Mr. Clemons’ careers include Senior Management positions with Fortune 500 companies to include Anheuser-Busch, Frito Lay, Walmart, Williams Co. and Express Employment Pros – a $3.46 billion organization. His brand accomplishments have received WSJ front-page coverage. Craig is a passionate keynote speaker across the region and is involved in his community serving on multiple non-profit boards/committees including Boys&Girls Club, Ronald McDonald House Charities, OK Sports Hall of Fame and Center for Non-Profits.
Mr. Ozan has a broad background in Corporate Finance, Commercial Banking, Applied Economics, Real Estate, Valuation, Finance, and Insurance. His professional background in appraising (distressed assets) totals more than $850M over a 23-year span. As a leader working in the Bank of America system, he specialized in asset valuation. Charles' former organization, Orion, consulted with automotive dealers and real estate entities with an associated $75 million line of credit. He has played an integral role with many organizations securing new credit facilities, planning, development, organization, operations and start-up of closely held organizations.
Ms. Fariss has owned and managed multiplexes as well as successful Real Estate Brokerages. She has more than 30 years of real estate experience in retail transactions, investment properties, commercial and agricultural properties. Jana is an impassioned Lease2OwnAmerica™ representative and 'client comes first' ambassador. She has helped thousands of individuals, families achieve their home-related goals and objectives. Jana can often be heard quoting: "We safeguard the client's best real estate interest and make certain a well-informed decision is made before executing a strategic purchase, sell or lease-to-own plan."
Mr. Fariss brings over 20 years of Real Estate investment, property management and banking experience to team. He has owned a construction company, regional ranches, commercial apartment complexes and an impressive portfolio of residential rental properties. Monty's many contributions to the company include property valuation, underwriting protocol and client approval, construction crew oversight and facilities management. His background as a Vice President and Loan Officer for a state bank allows him to assist the Lease2OwnAmerica™ executive team on strategic planning, financial reports, forecasting models.
Ms. Martinez is a friendly, well-connected professional; she markets, promotes and sells Lease2OwnAmerica™ properties and helps renters exit the 'renter's trap'...and move toward a proven, easy and transparent pathway to home ownership. She is a valued bilingual linguist and is connected with many civic/non-profit organizations including LCDA, NAHREP, STAAR and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Ms. Bale joined the Lease2OwnAmerica™ team to leverage 15 years as a professional Portfolio Manager (300 units previously coordinated and managed with a focus on customer relations). With an extensive background including Operational Manager at a major Drug & Alcohol rehabilitation center, Kay serves L2OA’s external audiences including prospects/applicants, underwriting candidates, lessees, vendors and manages corporate accounts receivables.
Ms. Lake joined the Lease2OwnAmerica™ team in 2019 leveraging 30 years as a professional accountant. With an extensive background in P&L, Systems Management, Audits, Forecasting, AR and AP, Deanna serves both internal and external audiences. She is also a key contact with corporate investors and has great input with respect to Quarterly Reports and financial communications serving various stakeholders.
Ms. Cobb is the Transaction Manager for the Lease2OwnAmerica™ team and oversees tasks, action items, processes and contractual compliance relative to the Buyer, Seller or Lessee, closing schedules, associated inspections, title work and closing partners. With an impressive background in real estate operations, Lalania provides mission-critical support ensuring all involved parties are well prepared at the closing table with as little stress, lack of information or delay as possible. She is the 'positive outcome' champion of Lease2OwnAmerica™!
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