Meet Your New Members

May 19, 2019
Written by: CREW-St. Louis

CREW-St. Louis extends a warm welcome to its newest members:


Carolyn Chivetta is an Assistant Vice President at Bamboo Equity Partners. Carolyn wants to learn more about the CRE industry and make a deeper connection to those who influence it. 

Alexandra Hemphill is a real estate and business attorney with Capes Sokol with three years of experience. She wants to increase her network within the industry while learning from other experts in her field. 

Nicole Azmanov is a Project Manager with Terracon Consultants. She performs Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments, Asbestos Surveys, and lead-based paint surveys for commercial buildings. Nicole has six years of industry experience. She is excited to make new connections and continue building on existing relationships. 

Shana Fick is a CPA with BKD that specializes in tax and frequently works within the CRE industry. Shana is new to St. Louis and brings five years of experience. She hopes to gain contacts in the industry that could potentially serve as a mentor and/or CRE specialist while offering her tax services to others. 

Samantha Gauch is the Executive Director of Commercial Property Management at Sansone Group. She oversees Sansone’s commercial property management division and oversees all property management functions of company-owned and third-party assets. She brings 11 years of industry experience and looks forward to the mutual exchange of experiences that will help her and other members grow personally and professionally. 

Leslie Miller is Senior Vice President of Hottle Valuation Services. She performs appraisals and other valuations services for all property types within the metropolitan area of St. Louis as well as across the United States. Leslie has 28 years of experience in the industry, yet believes that “you can never stop learning.” She is excited to work with other new members by sharing her insight and knowledge from her experience in the field. 

Cheryl Sharp is the Manager of Traffic & Multimodal Analysis at Lochmueller Group. She provides traffic assessments for public and private sector clients, including commercial centers. She hopes to bring awareness to the field of Traffic Engineering and how it can improve commercial development. Cheryl has 17 years of experience and wants to be part of a group that supports women within the industry. 

Rachel Siegert is the Assistant Director for Real Estate at Washington University. She manages Washington University’s commercial portfolio of properties, which includes more than one million square feet of space. Rachel has been in the industry more than 10 years and is eager to develop mutually beneficial, professional partnerships. 

Jeff Touchette is in Sales for Jarrell Mechanical Contractors. He provides commercial mechanical and building automation services throughout the Midwest and beyond. Jeff has been a guest at CREW events over the years and has 13 years of experience. Jeff wants to further build relationships and cultivate connections between CREW members and his existing network. 

Sarah Bundy is the Director of Strategic Pursuits for CASCO R5. She implements procedures and protocols to ensure the most effective marketing organization and strategies for local and global markets. Sarah wants to develop stronger relationships to better collaborate with peers in her network. She has four years of experience and is anxious to continue to learn from other women in leadership roles.