Rod Feldman | President
Since the beginning, Rod has led Tri-Star Equities to become one of the premier companies in NYC with its main focus on property management for small property owners. Rod uses his many years of experience to oversee Tri-Star’s day to day management, project management, and risk management while setting strategic goals with our clients for their real estate assets. Before Tri-Star, Rod earned a degree in International Relations from Stanford University and a Master of Science in Real Estate from New York University. He has also earned a Certified Property Manager designation. Rod has served on the Management Committee of the Real Estate Board of New York.
Pauline Trim | Controller
Pauline joined Tri-Star Equities in 2015, bringing with her over 25 years of real estate accounting and finance experience. She oversees the accounting department with day to day issues, billing, financial statements and year-end audits. Pauline also handles budgeting and cash flow analysis for our clients. Prior to joining Tri-Star, Pauline was an Assistant Controller with a large real estate management company specializing in Co-ops and Condominiums where she supervised a staff of 10 employees. She also enjoys travelling, horseback riding and dining out.
Paul Xuereb | Vice President
Paul has been a Property Manager with Tri-Star Equities since 2013. Paul’s role at Tri-Star includes attentive and individualized care to select buildings and their owners and strategic planning of building projects, upgrades and upkeep. He also managed cooperatives and condominiums. Paul has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration from CUNY Baruch College. Previously, Paul had worked as a NYC building superintendent for 10 years. He enjoys going to the theatre and shopping in his free time.
Daniel Attard | Property Manager
Daniel joined Tri-Star Equities as Property Manager in 2014. His role as Property Manager ranges from scheduling daily maintenance work orders for buildings, supervising building upgrades and regular property inspections. Prior to joining Tri-Star, he learned about building maintenance and customer service from his experience as a superintendent’s son, and later as a building superintendent. Daniel also worked for the Fire Department of New York and in the construction business. Daniel has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the State University at Albany. Daniel plays soccer on several area teams in his free time.
Michael Mendez | Property Manager
Michael joined Tri-Star in 2018 after working in the real estate management business as a porter in a large, full –service building for more than 10 years. Michael oversees compliance for Tri-Star, overseeing violation clearance, and expediting all annual inspections for boilers, elevators, and other building systems. He also assists the senior property manager with the management of coops and condos. Michael graduated from Berkeley College with a B.A. in Business Management. In addition, he graduated with a certificate in Building Management from the Thomas Shortman Training Fund. In his free time, he oversees tennis tournaments at a Brooklyn – based tennis facility.
Kaysie Mauro | Executive Assistant
Kaysie Mauro joined Tri-Star at the end of 2019. She previously worked for a luxury management company, overseeing high-rise buildings in Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn. Kaysie specializes in compliance work, ensuring the buildings are up to code with city requirements. In her free time, she likes to read and spend time with her two children.
Mark Villanueva | AP Specialist
Mark has rejoined Tri-Star’s team as the AP specialist in November 2021. Mark worked for a large luxury management company and was in accounting with billing, collections, leasing, legal processing, and vendor relations. He was previously a property manager for Tri-Star from 2014 to 2016 with experience with rentals, cooperatives, and condominiums. Mark is a native New Yorker who enjoys walks, cooking, and arts and culture.
Gaynelle Accely | Accounts Receivable Manager
Gaynelle has always worked in the Property Management industry, working in both NYC and NJ with the various tenancies that encompass New York. Before joining TriStar, Gaynelle worked at one of the oldest and renowned complexes in NYC, serving as the Accounts Receivable Manager. Her off time is spent going to the gym and brunching on the island.