Stuart Zook is Principal of Monument Capital Management (MCM) and Monument Real Estate Services (MRES). He has been with the companies since 2008 and has acted as the key principal on all investments since 2012. Mr. Zook brings more than 40 years of experience in property and asset management and is responsible for the overall investment and operational strategy of the companies.
Throughout his career, Mr. Zook has worked with institutional and private owners, managing portfolios that both exceeded $2 billion in value and totaled more than 40,000 units. Prior to joining MCM and MRES, he managed 10,000 units throughout the Midwest and Northeast U.S. for Equity Residential, and later focused on asset management and investment in the Southeast region. In this role, he developed and coordinated the overall investment plan for 30,000 units located throughout Florida and Georgia, valued at $1.5 billion. He was also responsible for coordinating the due diligence process on acquisitions and managing ongoing capital plans.
Mr. Zook earned his Bachelor of Science from Northern Illinois University. He holds the Real Property Administration designation from the Building Owners and Managers Institute and has served on the boards of various local apartment associations. He is currently pursuing an MBA at Florida Atlantic University.