Crowell, Gustafson Join Brookwood Financial

Jory Crowell and Dan Gustafson have joined Brookwood Financial Partners in the firm’s acquisition department. Monique Hilton has also joined Brookwood’s accounting department.


Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC (“Brookwood”), a Beverly, Massachusetts-based real estate private equity firm, announced the addition of the following people: Jory Crowell and Dan Gustafson have joined the firm in the Acquisitions Department and Monique Hilton has joined the firm’s Accounting Department.

Mr. Crowell and Mr. Gustafson will be responsible for performing extensive property and market analysis for the firm’s prospective real estate acquisitions, and each of them will play a vital role on the asset management team for a selected portfolio currently owned by the firm.

“Jory and Dan are terrific additions to our acquisitions team,” said Thomas Nicholas Trkla, Brookwood’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are very excited to have employees of their intelligence, character, education and experience join the firm.”

Ms. Hilton’s responsibility will be the general accounting, financial reporting, budgeting and financial analysis for various assets in the Brookwood portfolio.

“Monique brings the skills needed to immediately take on some of the new properties that we have acquired,” stated Mr. Trkla.

Prior to joining Brookwood, Mr. Crowell was the Senior Financial Analyst of the Grubb & Ellis Capital Markets Group in Boston for three years, where he participated in over $150 million in commercial real estate sales and analyzed over 750,000 square feet of office, industrial and retail leases for tenants and landlords. Mr. Crowell graduated summa cum laude from Gordon College and completed his MBA at Brandeis University.

Mr. Gustafson has most recently served as a leasing representative at Linear Retail Properties where he served as an owner’s representative on a 52-property retail portfolio. Before joining Linear, Mr. Gustafson worked at Strategic Retail Advisors where he was responsible for the strategy and roll-out of new store locations in New England for several national retailers. Mr. Gustafson graduated from the College of the Holy Cross and holds an MBA from Babson College.

Prior to Brookwood, Ms. Hilton was a Senior Staff Accountant at Ginsberg & Associates, Inc., a small privately-owned accounting firm. Ms. Hilton is a graduate of Merrimack College.