Henry A. Morton
Past and present, Henry has (co) developed 17,000 student housing and conventional bedroom units and 200,000 square feet of retail development. These projects span nine States and four Provinces, and hold a combined value of over $1.5 billion. His projects have won many awards, including the Portal of Excellence, “The Top Apartment Community” in Florida, and the National Association of Home Builders Pillar of the Industry Award – Student Housing for The Varsity in College Park, Maryland. The communities he developed have won awards in virtually every market in which he has worked. He was also named a Pioneer of the Industry, an award given out to 25 individuals who “helped to establish the modern student housing industry”. Henry is also a frequent contributor to a number of industry specific publications and speaks at a number of conferences per year.
Previously, he was a senior Consultant with Braxton Associates, the strategy consulting division of Deloitte & Touche, where he was in charge of a number of major projects. He has also been a senior Commercial Account Manager with a Schedule I Canadian chartered bank, and the founding President and principal of Innovative Communications Inc., a successful computer consulting firm.
Henry earned a B.A. in economics from York University and an MBA (Dean’s List) from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he majored in finance, international business, and management strategy and policy. In addition, he is involved in a number of continuing charitable and community activities.
Josh has worked with Campus Suites in varying capacities over the last six years, rising from a Project Coordinator to Senior Development Coordinator to Director of Investments to Vice President. He leads the underwriting and due diligence programs for new and ongoing development opportunities in markets across Canada, including managing relationships with partners, appraisers, estimators, engineers, and other consultants.
The younger Mr. Morton is involved in the design of student housing projects including unit layouts, materials, and FF&E selections, and brings projects through municipal entitlement. Josh develops and implements risk management strategy; and reports to lenders, partners, and senior management on strategic decisions, risk management updates, and project KPl’s monthly. He conducts market research and develops marketing plans as a member of small asset management teams. He also negotiates leases and oversees retail operations for assets across the Campus Suites Portfolio.
Previously, Josh was employed by HUB International HKMB in risk management and operations. He also earned his Master of Business Administration from McGill University in 2019.
Galina obtained a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting and Finance from Ryerson University. She is currently in the final stage of working towards her CPA/CGA designation.
Galina brings to Campus Suites a passion for learning and exploration, as well as an extensive 7 years of experience in property management. She has also worked for a small public accounting firm where she gained experience in auditing for the not-for-profit sector, as well as a thorough understanding of the corporate tax field.
Currently, Galina manages on-site accounting for the development and property management divisions, and oversees projects under construction.
Stefanie earned a B.A. (Suma Cum Laude) in Child and Family Studies from Columbia College in South Carolina. She devoted eighteen years to Property Management/Real Estate, during which time she held a Property Manager’s and Real Estate License in SC, a Real Estate License in FL, directly assisted in the lease – up of 7 projects in the US and in Canada, and worked as an Assistant Manager, Property Manager, and Regional/Asset Manager.
Stefanie also lent her knowledge and experience to a SC non-profit whose focus was working with the homeless and helping them transition from street living to permanent housing. She was the core member of a dynamic team that granted her the opportunity to cross-train and specialize in Regional/Asset Management, Marketing/Advertising Promotions, and IT Support/Corporate Administration. She now brings this experience to Campus Suites, as an Director of Administration.
Anastasia Utoplova serves as the Manager of Retail Services and Facilities at Campus Suites, bringing a wealth of experience from multiple industries to the organization. Her career began with four years at a sheet metal manufacturing and contracting company, where she made significant contributions to projects related to automotive plants renovations and nuclear station refurbishment. During this time, she developed her expertise in project management, quality control, and operational excellence.
Subsequently, Anastasia transitioned to overseeing operations for AAA office buildings and prominent malls for three years, where she honed her skills in operational efficiency and enhancing customer satisfaction. In December 2022, she achieved a significant milestone by earning her Facility Management Professional (FMP) certification from IFMA, equipping her to navigate complex real estate development projects and enhance the operations of commercial facilities.
She was instrumental in starting up a mobile HVAC & Plumbing service company, where her visionary leadership and industry knowledge were invaluable. Over the past seven years, she has effectively led and managed quality programs across two different industries, ensuring the highest standards of performance and unwavering customer satisfaction. Her unique perspective and invaluable insights contribute to the excellence of retail services and facilities at Campus Suites.
As a qualified Interior Designer, Jody has a been cultivating her knowledge in the development, construction and procurement industry. Beginning her career as an Interior Designer, Jody advanced through the design industry working within the Retail, Corporate, Hospitality and Residential Interior Design divisions.
Due to Jody’s desire for growth and knowledge she naturally progressed from Interior Design into the Procurement sector, as a procurement manager for several large development projects within the P3 domain. Over the years Jody has gathered extensive knowledge and insight into the Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment division.
Within her role at Campus Suites, Jody oversees the Real Estate and Procurement departments. She provides insight into several aspects of real estate and development, including construction budgets, retail project scheduling, retail tenant management, as well as contributing to the analysis of site, building and suite planning and spatial layouts and additionally managing the procurement, and procurement logistics for all Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment for all projects nation wide.
Jody’s passion for design and spatial planning has led her to the challenging and rewarding Development world; where she contributes to projects with her project management and co-ordination, design analytics, spatial planning, procurement and retail management skills.
Hana is a skilled accountant with five years of experience in managing financial records and transactions for businesses. With a degree in accounting from Seneca College, a bachelor’s degree in taxation, Accounting, and Finance from Sejong Cyber University and currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in accounting from York University, she has a foundation in accounting principles and practices.
With over five years of experience in the accounting field, she has honed her skills in financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting. She has a proven track record of managing accounts payable and receivable, reconciling bank statements and preparing financial statements. She is an expert in utilizing accounting software and is comfortable with using QuickBooks and other accounting software to streamline financial processes.
Hana is currently working towards obtaining the CPA designation and is dedicated to continuing her professional development, staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and best practices. She is a detail oriented problem solver who enjoys taking on new challenges and finding innovative solutions.
Illana has dual responsibilities within Suite Life and Campus Suites. These include organizing and coordinating administration duties and office procedures.
Illana ensures a high level of organizational effectiveness and communication within Campus Suites. In addition, she oversees the retail asset management activities of Suite Life with responsibilities that encompass tenant coordination and satisfaction, budgeting and support services.
Illana was a corporate trainer, and her role has evolved to include a financial management, asset management and maintenance supervision role.