Mark C. Winmill
Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Board of Directors
Mr. Mark C. Winmill serves as Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Board of Directors of the Company and its subsidiaries. He manages all aspects of the Company’s self storage facility businesses including, among other things, the formation of business objectives and strategies, identification of potential acquisition targets, development of project plans, retention of employees, establishment of compensation and compensation incentives, negotiation and closing of property acquisitions, obtaining zoning approvals, overseeing construction, and development of leasing and tenant acquisition strategies. He was selected to serve on our Board because of his experience and extensive knowledge of the self storage industry and matters relating to real estate development, finance, accounting, and board operations.
Thomas B. Winmill, Esq.
Mr. Thomas B. Winmill, Esq. is a director of the Company. He is a member of the New York State Bar and the SEC Rules Committee and Principal Underwriters Working Group of the Investment Company Institute. He was selected to serve on our Board because of his experience and extensive knowledge of finance, accounting, regulatory, investment, and board operational matters.
Russell E. Burke III
Mr. Russell E. Burke III is a director of the Company and has served as the Compensation Committee chairman since 2016. He is President of Ninigret Trading Corporation, an art investment and appraisal company. He is also a Board Member of the New Britain Museum of American Art. Previously, he served as an auction house president and partner with responsibility for storage and disposal in connection with large estates. He previously served as a director of Tuxis Corporation from 1997 to 2016. He was selected to serve on our Board because of his prior experience serving on the board of a self storage company and his experience and extensive knowledge of the self storage industry.
George B. Langa
Mr. George B. Langa is a director of the Company and has served as the nominating committee chairman since 2016. He is also Executive Vice President of Millbrook Real Estate, LLC, licensed real estate brokers in New York and Connecticut. He specializes in premium Estates, Development, Land, Commercial and Agricultural Properties. He was selected to serve on our Board because of his experience with and extensive knowledge of commercial real estate transactions, marketing, and management.
William C. Zachary
Mr. William C. Zachary is a director of the Company and has served as the audit committee chairman since 2016. Since 2011, he has been a partner and Director of Municipal Finance at SunLight General Capital, one of the largest owners of distributed generation solar energy systems in the northeast. Prior to that, he was the head of Municipal Finance at Société Générale, specializing in taxable and tax-exempt bond investments, interest rate derivatives, and other traditional banking products. He also worked in the Public Finance Department at Smith Barney. Mr. Zachary previously served as a Tuxis Corporation director from 2014 to 2016. He was selected to serve on our Board because of his prior experience serving on the board of another self storage company and his extensive experience in underwriting and finance.