The MIM team fields investment management, acquisitions, asset management and property operating experience spanning several decades and thousands of apartment units. A diverse team with formidable real estate backgrounds, we are united in our objective to provide the absolute best quality housing and living experience available to each resident of a MIM apartment community.
Founder and Chief Executive OfficerRead Bio
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Charles MolineP: +1 417 627 5425
Charles ‘Charlie’ Moline is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Moline Investment Management (MIM) and Moline Management, LLC. He oversees all business of MIM and its predecessor company, which he founded in 2010. Additionally, Charlie serves as Chief Investment Officer for the firm, working with his executive team to expand the portfolio and to implement the firm’s investment strategy and vision to become one of the pre-eminent affordable, workforce multifamily owner operators in the country. Charlie is a long-time real estate investor focusing on value-add and opportunistic multifamily assets. His asset management-centric operating philosophy and hospitality focus are key elements in MIM’s success. Charlie started his real estate career in the building and construction trades. Prior to founding MIM, Charlie, a licensed, master electrician, worked through the IBEW 1547 where he rose to become a Union Unit Committee Member and Legal Fund Trustee. In 2014, Charlie started his own electrical company, Southeast Electric, LLC, where he served as President while acquiring select multifamily assets. Thereafter, Charlie joined Carlson & Giffin Development, a multifamily and affordable housing developer, rising to become a Partner of the firm prior to forming MIM. Charlie has been an important part of the Southern Missouri business community for the last five years, when MIM established its current headquarters here. Charlie earned a degree in Electrical Technology at Idaho State University, and also attended the University of Alaska Anchorage where he studied Finance and Management.
Paul N. Arena
Chief Operating OfficerRead Bio
Chief Operating Officer
Paul N. ArenaP: +1 417 627 5425
Paul Arena is Chief Operating Officer with Moline Investment Management (MIM). Paul works with MIM’s Chief Executive, Charles Moline, to shape the firm’s strategic direction as well as to guide our investment strategy. Responsible for the operational and financial performance of the firm, Mr. Arena oversees the firm’s acquisitions, capital markets, investment research, HR, IT/Tech, compliance and regulatory efforts, and also leads our investor relations and other client-facing areas of the firm. A process-driven private equity and real asset professional with 20 years of strategic, tactical, operational, and c-suite firm management experience, Paul’s operations and leadership achievements cross multiple businesses and functional lines. Prior to joining MIM, Mr. Arena was Chief Operating Officer at Vauxhall Advisors, a New York-based boutique capital advisory focused on raising equity and debt capital for leading real estate operators, globally. Earlier, Mr. Arena was Principal, Global Head of Real Estate with Atlantic-Pacific Capital, responsible for the firm’s real estate fundraising activities. During his tenure, the firm secured LP commitments for leading managers across a range of strategies totaling more than $10 B. Prior to joining Atlantic-Pacific, Paul was Chief Operating Officer at Strategic Resources Corp., the exclusive investment advisor to Phoenix Funds, a diversified $5 B AUM family of offshore-domiciled, exchange-traded opportunity and value-added real estate fund vehicles making multifamily, office, retail and industrial sector investments across the U.S. Mr. Arena’s earlier roles included national commercial real estate services firms Newmark and Grubb & Ellis, where he was Sales Manager – Brokerage Division, and also led the financial analytics and investment research teams. Paul holds the Ph.D. (ABD), M.A. and B.A. degrees in Economics and Finance from Fordham University.
Director, Property OperationsRead Bio
Director, Property Operations
Jodell AndersonP: 417 627 5425
Jodell Anderson serves as Director of Property Operations for Moline Management, LLC. She has 13 years of experience as a leader in the property management field, with proven success in tax credit, HOME, and market rate developments in states across the Midwest. Ms. Anderson holds several prestigious certifications, including the Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) credential, a highly recognized designation for developers, property managers, and asset managers working in the affordable housing industry through the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. She also holds the Novogradac Property Compliance (NPCC) certification and the Housing Funds Compliance Specialist (HFCS) credential. has served in a variety of roles throughout her career, including Director of Compliance, Property Manager, Regional Manager, and Compliance Auditor. Her diverse range of experience and continuing education have provided her with a broad base of working knowledge on the challenges and opportunities in the affordable and market-rate housing arena. She takes pride in having been involved with MIM and Moline Management from the time the company was first taking shape, and has played a major role in the development and growth of the company as a key leader in the corporate management team. She is driven by a desire to help people find fair, affordable and desirable housing communities to call their forever homes. Jodell holds a Missouri Real Estate License and is currently working toward her Oklahoma Real Estate License.
Becky Selle, CPA
Director, Development and Portfolio ControllerRead Bio
Director, Development and Portfolio Controller
Becky Selle, CPAP: 417 887 6682
Becky Selle is Director, Development and Portfolio Controller, for Moline Investment Management [MIM] | Moline Management, LLC. Becky has dedicated her entire professional career to providing affordable and workforce housing to families. She has developed and managed several thousand apartment units and takes great pride in offering families a sustainable home that offers a safe, secure living environment in which families can thrive. From development to financing to compliance, Becky possesses the background necessary to guarantee that a MIM project will perform to our standard. Becky’s work places her on the leading edge of affordable housing. Specifically, she has taken the lead in forging strategic partnerships with community-focused, not-for-profit organizations that are already entrenched and serving the local communities where we are growing. In this way, the amenity infrastructure of these communities matches the needs of its residents. Additionally, Becky is a tax credit specialist, with command of both state and federal Low Income Housing Tax credits, as well as the regulatory environment which she and her team negotiate daily. Prior to joining MIM, Becky held executive positions with New Beginnings, Inc., as well as Sustainable Management, Inc. In these roles, Beck had overall responsibility for every project, from land acquisition through zoning and entitlement, compliance, budgeting and construction management, and through final lease up and stabilization of the project. Prior to those roles, Beck was Controller with Kodiak Resources, Inc. responsible for the budgetary and financial operations of approximately 50 affiliate companies. Becky is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Missouri. She earned her MBA and BA in Accounting (Summa Cum Laude) from Drury University.
Craig F. Lowther, J.D.
Outside General CounselRead Bio
Outside General Counsel
Craig F. Lowther, J.D.P: +1 417 627 5425
Craig Lowther serves as outside General Counsel for Moline Investment Management [MIM] and Moline Management, LLC. Mr. Lowther is also name Partner of Lowther & Johnson, one of Springfield, Missouri’s most prominent law firms. A practicing attorney since 1975, Craig brings more than 35 years of transactions experience to his work for MIM. His areas of specialization include real estate, landlord/tenant law, zoning, planning and land use, as well as business, commercial and corporate law. Born and raised in Missouri, Craig is committed to staying involved in the local community. Outside his practice, he is active in a number of organizations and activities. In June 2015, Craig was awarded the TAA WAA Trial Attorneys of America Workers Achievement Award. This prestigious award, given to one member of the Trial Attorneys of America per year, honored Craig’s contribution of work to the organization and lifetime of success in the legal profession. Craig was admitted to the United States District Court, Western District of Missouri, and the United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit. Mr. Lowther holds the J.D. from the University of Missouri School of Law, and a B.A. from the University of Missouri.
Regional Property ManagerRead Bio
Regional Property Manager
Ivy VyhlidalP: +1 417 627 5425
Ivy Vyhlidal is a Regional Property Manager at MIM. Ivy manages MIM’s apartment as well as single family home communities in the State of Kansas. Ms. Vyhlidal is an experienced owner with a demonstrated history of success working in the property management space. Ms. Vyhlidal brings her substantial skill set to MIM’s affordable as well as market-rate portfolios. She is particularly adept at the development and implementation of focused marketing and tenant retention programs, and maintains consistently high occupancies across the portfolio. Prior to joining MIM, Ms. Vyhlidal was a Regional Manager with HRM Services, Inc. Earlier, she held management roles with Wilhoit Properties and MidAmerica Management, a Springfield, Missouri-based specialist affordable housing developer/manager. Ms. Vyhlidal is a Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) with the National Association of Home Builders and earned her Site Compliance Specialist Certification through Moreland Consulting. Ms. Vyhlidal is also a licensed Notary Public in the State of Kansas. Ms. Vyhlidal studied Business administration and Management at Colorado Technical University.
Administrative and Project ManagerRead Bio
Administrative and Project Manager
Janae KielyP: +1 417 627 5425
Janae Kiely is MIM’s Administrative and Project Manager. In this role she coordinates a wide range of office operations and departments, ranging from HR to Corporate Finance, IR and MIM’s marketing activities, including the firm’s social media presence. Janae’s strength as a high-level administrator is her ability to advance multiple projects simultaneously, as well as her ability to keep projects and people on track and departmental action items and deliverables timely. Janae brings to MIM over 12 years of experience working as an administrative support professional in higher education. Her management experience includes onboarding, overseeing and scheduling large numbers of employees, implementing policies and procedures, compliance, staff training, and financial reporting. Prior to joining MIM, Janae was Administrative Support Manager and Office Coordinator at Fullerton College in California. Janae holds a dual Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Business and Management and Political Science/Government from Oregon State University. Janae is also a Certified Paralegal and holds the Advanced Paralegal Certificate from Edmunds College, an ABA approved Legal Assistant and Paralegal program.
Senior Acquisitions AnalystRead Bio
Senior Acquisitions Analyst
Russell HahnoutteP: +1 417 627 5425
Russell is an Acquisitions Analyst with MIM. In this transactions-oriented role, Russell supports the firm’s acquisition, asset management and disposition activities. His specific responsibilities include financial underwriting and due diligence, cash flow modeling and running the return and distribution models used by the firm and its investor partners. He undertakes the critical financial data set analysis MIM utilizes to evaluate investment opportunities, as well as in support of the firm’s Investor Relations area. Russell regularly conducts quantitative and qualitative analyses across various projects to optimize company growth and business objectives. This includes the development, use and review of sophisticated financial models for potential investments, including but not limited to project pro-forma, joint venture and preferred equity structuring, and the evaluation of return metrics such as IRR’s, equity multiples, cash on cash returns, etc. Russell also plays a key role in the preparation of investment offerings and financing requests. He further assists the asset management team across a number of functional areas, which include but are not limited to updating asset management reports and managing financial models at both the asset and portfolio levels throughout the investment cycle. Prior to joining MIM, Russell analyzed equity structures, portfolios, and identified small to mid-size public company acquisition targets as a Financial Analyst focused on the mid-market space at a private equity firm.
Investment Research AnalystRead Bio
Investment Research Analyst
Vivian DraughnP: +1 417 627 5425
Vivian Draughn is an Investment Research Analyst with MIM. Her role includes market analysis support for acquisitions, market monitoring for existing assets in the portfolio and special projects. Her work supports a number of operational areas of the firm, including property and asset management, and provides important insight and context during MIM’s pre-asset management process and throughout the development of property-level business plans. Prior to joining MIM, Ms. Draughn was an Associate with USA Hauling & Recycling, Inc., a national firm where she was responsible for inventory analysis, capacity tracking, CRM systems and sales. Earlier, Ms. Draughn served as Client Relations Associate with Whits Services of St. Louis, MO where she was responsible for monitoring firm performance metrics, data and inventory tracking using the firm’s proprietary databases, invoice quality control, and scheduling across several hundred clients. Ms. Draughn’s skill set encompasses market research, statistical analysis, financial modeling, and corporate finance. Ms. Draughn is completing her studies at the University of Central Missouri with a specialization in Finance. A Dean’s List and Academic Honors College Award recipient, Ms. Draughn serves as Senior Vice President, Committee Chairperson on the Fundraising Committee for Delta Sigma Pi, the International Business Fraternity, where in 2021 she was nominated for Collegian of the Year.
Community Marketing and Social Media AssociateRead Bio
Community Marketing and Social Media Associate
Olivia ProstP: +1 417 627 5425
Olivia Prost is MIM’s Community Marketing and Social Media Associate. Olivia brings life to MIM communities through her social media content, posting and partnership development. She is responsible for the MIM Community Blog, both MIM and Moline Management’s social media presence, and additionally, supports the development and distribution of MIM’s corporate collateral as well as provides IR communications support. Originally from the St. Louis area, Olivia graduated from Missouri State University in December of 2021 with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and a Spanish minor, and she is currently attending graduate school at Missouri State University to pursue her Master’s degree in Professional Studies (MPS) in Applied Communication. She is also a public relations graduate assistant at the Missouri State University Office of Strategic Communication.
Senior Maintenance ManagerRead Bio
Senior Maintenance Manager
Randy KingsleyP: +1 417 627 5425
Randy Kingsley is a Senior Maintenance Manager with Moline Management. His responsibilities include oversight of property maintenance technicians, as well as the project management of repair and maintenance issues across the portfolio. Mr. Kinsley is a veteran maintenance technician, with substantial cross-platform residential and commercial property experience and a property management career spanning several decades.