Each Secure Net Lease team member plays an integral role in every sale transaction, with dedicated responsibilities for research, marketing, due diligence coordination, escrow management, and client reporting. By eliminating internal competition, our interests remain aligned with our clients.
Joe Caputo is a founding partner of Secure Net Lease and brings 20 years of brokerage experience to the executive team. Joe has completed sale transactions in 47 states with an aggregate value of over $2 billion. Joe began his career as a commercial agent in San Francisco’s South of Market district during the .com boom. Soon after, he began his net leased brokerage career in Marcus & Millichap’s San Francisco office.
Joe has worked with several nationally recognized brokerage teams in San Francisco, New York, Dallas, and Austin, where he was fortunate enough to learn best practices and was a top-producing agent. Through this experience, Joe forged many key relationships within the net leased world and has amassed a large personal database of West and East Coast buyers and brokers.
Joe was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. He developed the real estate bug early, often cold-calling for and attending Mike Ferry weekend workshops with his Mom, who was a residential agent for over 30 years. A graduate of De La Salle High School in Concord, California, Joe earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of San Diego in 1999, where he studied Business with an emphasis in Real Estate.
Bob Moorhead is a founding partner of Secure Net Lease and brings over 20 years of commercial real estate experience to the executive team. Prior to Secure Net Lease, Bob was the Managing Director of EXP Realty Advisors (formerly Kimco Exchange Place) Dallas, Texas office. While at EXP, Bob was a top producer and responsible for establishing the Dallas office, building the team and platform. Since 2011, Bob has been involved in over 600 transactions with a value exceeding $1.5 billion.
Prior to joining EXP, Bob was a Managing Director with Retail Resource Group, providing sale leaseback, bankruptcy, Mergers and Acquisitions, and real estate services for corporate clients including Blockbuster, Boston Market, Corner Bakery, Einstein Bros Bagels/Noah’s Bagels, Qdoba Mexican Grill and Mattress Firm, just to name a few. Bob led several of the assignments and has been responsible for more than $75,000,000 in savings to his clients.
Bob previously worked in the corporate real estate group for Starbucks Coffee Company, where he was a top performer responsible for more than 100 new sites. During his time with the company he was responsible for new store development and portfolio management of Texas markets. He was also responsible for developing and implementing retail market plans, which included site selection, lease renewals, relocations, expansion, and closures to optimize the value of the company assets.
Bob also held Asset and Development Manager positions for Blockbuster and RadioShack. He was personally responsible for the site selection, renewals, lease restructuring, and disposition of company-operated retail locations and managed combined portfolios of over 500 company-operated stores in assigned territories across the United States.
Bob received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Entrepreneurship from the University of North Texas and a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance and Real Estate from the University of Texas at Arlington. Bob is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Texas and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Mike is an Executive Vice President with Secure Net Lease focused on business development, team building and transaction facilitation. Mike has enjoyed a diversified career in commercial real estate spanning 35 years resulting in closed transactions exceeding $400,000,000 in value.
Mike has worked with several of the largest developers in the nation specializing in office and retail development. Mike worked with Granite Properties in Dallas Texas developing class A office projects and negotiating multi-million-dollar lease transactions. Prior to joining Granite Properties, Mike worked for Faison & Associates, Inc. as director of marketing for NCNB Plaza located in Tampa Florida’s central business district. Additionally, Mike has successfully negotiated and closed numerous investment transactions including shopping centers, warehouses and office buildings.
Mike is pleased to bring his experience and passion to Secure Net Lease, an industry leader in single tenant retail investments.
Mike graduated from the University of North Texas with a BBA in Real Estate Analysis. Mike enjoys spending time with family, traveling and playing golf.
Matthew Scow is an Executive Vice President with Secure Net Lease with a focus on investment sales and tenant services. He brings over 25 years of working knowledge and a wide spectrum of commercial real estate experience in all 50 states, including sale leasebacks, acquisitions, leasing, operations, and dispositions.
Throughout his career, Matthew has utilized his team leadership and strategic planning skills to facilitate full market development and hundreds of millions of dollars in occupancy savings for some of the largest national brands in the industry, including Blockbuster, Harbor Freight Tools, and TGI Fridays. During his tenure as an investment sales professional, Matthew has facilitated over 100 transactions generating over $350 million in sales.
With over 13 years of commercial real estate experience and a diverse investment sales background, Ed Benton advises clients in the acquisition and disposition of multi-tenant and single tenant investment properties nationwide.
Ed started his career with Marcus & Millichap in 2006 and worked at a boutique retail development and brokerage company before joining Secure Net Lease in August of 2019. Ed’s wide breadth of experience working with developers and restaurant operators as well as private and institutional investors puts him in a unique position to provide valuable insight and maximize value for his clients.
While Ed’s brokerage practice has a primary focus on the disposition of properties, he also has an in-depth knowledge of sale-leaseback transactions. His client list includes some of the nation’s largest quick services restaurant operators, and he has successfully executed sale-leaseback programs for them in numerous states across the country.
Anthony Pucciarello is a retail investment specialist, focusing primarily on single tenant new development dispositions and sale lease backs across the country. He has over 10 years of experience in the Texas market.
Anthony joined Secure Net Lease in 2020 from Marcus & Millichap where he started in 2013 as an agent in the Dallas office. Anthony Pucciarello received the Marcus & Millichap Pace Setter award in 2014, an award bestowed upon new agents who meet a high standard of performance during their first 16 weeks following training. He was also award the Hustler award, which represents an agent with a high standard of work ethic and dedication to his job.
In 2016 Anthony received a DCEO Magazine Power Broker of the year award as well as 2017 and 2018. Pucciarello is responsible for business development and client correspondence. Anthony has closed over 70+ transactions in excess of 200 million dollars’ worth of real estate.
Anthony is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and holds a Bachelor of Business Communications. There he was a member of the Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, Habitat for Humanity, Young Life and the University Entrepreneurship club. Anthony likes to spend his time with his family as well as hunting, traveling and golfing.
Tyson joined Secure Net Lease as Executive Vice President in May 2023 after more than a decade as the director of investment sales and capital markets for a national net lease development company based in the Southeast. He now represents sellers and buyers on single and multi-tenant net lease investment property transactions nationwide with a primary focus in the Southeast and East Coast regions.
Tyson started his commercial real estate career in 2003 with The Shopping Center Group in Atlanta GA on their investment sales team and helped execute approx. $130 million of net lease deals. In 2008, he relocated to Greenville SC to start an investment sales and capital markets division for RealtyLink Development where he executed more than 250 net lease deals totaling approx. $1.25 billion.
Tyson’s responsibilities over the years have included analyzing, researching, marketing and brokering diversified commercial assets nationwide; generating offers and negotiating LOI’s with buyers, sellers and brokers; management and growth of business relationships and investment product; and sourcing debt and equity capital for commercial projects.
Tyson is a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business Real Estate Program, licensed salesperson in South Carolina and Georgia, CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Designee, and SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors) Member Associate.
Russell Smith works directly with developers as well as institutional and private investors on the disposition of net leased assets nationwide. Since joining Secure Net Lease, Russell has facilitated over $500 million in net leased transactions.
Before joining Secure Net Lease, Russell was a Senior Associate at MBI Commercial Realty in Dallas, Texas. At MBI, Russell worked with both landlords and tenants in office and retail lease transactions, as well as retail land development. Prior to MBI, Russell was an Associate at Marcus & Millichap and a Financial Analyst with Midas Financials.
Russell attended the University of Texas at Arlington where he earned a BBA in Finance. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Real Estate Council. In his spare time, Russell enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with his family.
James Anderson joined Secure Net Lease in 2020 where he specializes in single-tenant and multi-tenant investment sales nationwide. With more than 5 years of commercial real estate experience, James has developed a reputation for taking an aggressive sales approach resulting in market setting pricing for his clients.
From 2018-2020 James worked for a large investment sales firm located in Dallas. James was recognized as a top producer and awarded both “Rookie of the Year” and “D CEO Power Broker” titles. At his previous firm, James personally closed 14 transactions valued around $40MM dollars’ in sales volume.
Prior to experience in brokerage, James worked for a publicly traded company in the land acquisition and development group.
James earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance as well as Energy Management at the University of Oklahoma. In his free time, he enjoys traveling with his wife, scuba diving and watching the Oklahoma Sooners football team in Norman.
Sam House is an investment sales specialist with expertise in multi-tenant shopping centers, single-tenant net lease properties, equity partnerships, equity and debt sourcing, syndications, sale/leaseback services, 1031 exchange advisory and portfolio dispositions.
Throughout his career, Sam has implemented a value-driven, principled approach that has allowed him to build and maintain powerful relationships with clients across the globe. Sam has facilitated over 1M square feet in retail sales transactions, with just under $200M in sales volume.
As strong believer in mentorship, Sam believes having both a mentor and mentee are key components to consistent physical, mental, and spiritual growth; humility being a key driver. In his free time, Sam enjoys playing hockey, martial arts, working out, eating delicious food, studying philosophy, listening to music, volunteering, and spending time with loved ones.
Todd Lewis is an investment specialist, focusing on single tenant net lease assets. He has 9 years of experience in Commercial Real Estate, completed 80+ transactions, and sold over $175M worth of investment properties throughout his career. Todd graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2013 with a degree in entrepreneurship and marketing. He has previously worked at CoStar, NAI Northern California, and Sands Investment Group where he received multiple awards for being a top performer. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball, and producing music. He is a member of ICSC and a licensed sales agent in the states of Texas and California.
Kyle specializes in the acquisition and disposition of single-tenant and net-leased investment sales throughout the United States. Through his substantial market research, knowledge, and genuine interest in each client’s specific needs, he is able to advise clients to hit their investment goals and maximize their results.
Kyle joined Secure Net Lease in 2021 from Marcus & Millichap where he started in 2018 as an agent in the Dallas office. He received the Marcus & Millichap Pace Setter award in 2018, an award bestowed upon new agents who meet a high standard of performance during their first 16 weeks following training. Kyle worked with a top-producing group that closed 120+ transactions in the past two years.
Prior to joining Marcus and Millichap in 2018, he worked for Endeavor Real Estate and Southwest Strategies Group in Austin, TX. Kyle graduated from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Finance.
Jim is a licensed broker and non-practicing attorney with more than 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate and a JD/MBA dual degree from Southern Methodist University. Jim specializes in net lease properties with near-term loan maturities where the recent dramatic increase in interest rates and tightening of underwriting criteria has created a difficult and challenging environment for both borrowers and lenders.
Jim’s extensive background and training are a valuable resource for his clients seeking to evaluate their options during these unprecedented times. However, it is his commitment to building long-term relationships and always putting his clients’ interests first that make him a trusted member of any team.
Dalton Barnes began his real estate career prior to graduating from college – by the time he had earned his dual degree in Economics and Psychology from Claremont McKenna College in 2016 he had already closed on over $15MM in value. Since then, he has overseen over 250 transactions with a value in excess of $400MM.
Dalton has collaborated with a diverse clientele, including Large Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), Institutional Developers, private families, private equity firms, corporate tenants, and franchisees. His ability to tailor his services to meet the unique needs of each client has earned him a reputation as a trusted advisor in the industry.
Dalton’s expertise extends beyond sale transactions. He has been a trusted consultant for tenant clients seeking guidance on real estate strategy. Whether it’s lease restructuring, expansion-related services, reacquiring locations, or sale-leaseback advisory, he has consistently provided valuable insights to help clients maximize the value of their portfolios.
John Packwood is a retail investment specialist, focusing on shopping centers and single-tenant net lease dispositions.
With over 15 years of experience in commercial real estate, John commenced his career in 2008 at Marcus & Millichap’s Long Beach office, where he concentrated on multi-family properties in Los Angeles’ South Bay market. In 2014, he transitioned to an acquisitions role at Equitas Investments, primarily targeting single-tenant retail assets in the QSR, c-store, and auto parts space. John then moved to retail investment sales at SNL in 2019. Throughout his career, he has been involved in investment real estate transactions totaling more than $295 million.
John studied Business and English Literature at Colorado Christian University and is a licensed real estate broker in the state of California. In his free time, he enjoys staying active and working out, mentoring and coaching junior high and high school students, and watching Los Angeles sports.
Cliff Zimmerman specializes in the acquisition and disposition of single-tenant and multi-tenant industrial assets nationwide. He understands the nuisances of industrial, and utilizes his expertise to uncover options that most clients have not considered. Whether it’s planning for strategic growth, saving for retirement or restructuring debt, Cliff’s passion is to help clients achieve their end goal.
Cliff started focusing on industrial assets in 2018 with a top-producing group at Marcus and Millichap – together the team closed dozens of transactions totaling over $300 million within three years. By joining Secure Net Lease, Cliff is able to leverage the company’s expertise and advise investors seeking to break into industrial assets. His success is a testament to his client-centric approach that allows him to overcome complex obstacles and deliver creative solutions.
Cliff attended the University of Oklahoma and graduated with his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Entrepreneurship and Marketing. In addition to his passion for real estate, he enjoys the outdoors and traveling with family and friends.
Eric Anderson joined Secure Net Lease in 2020 where he specializes in net lease investment sales nationwide. Prior to working in brokerage, Eric comes from a real estate background helping manage a large portfolio of single family homes in multiple markets across the country.
Eric graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance. In his spare time, Eric enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and watching Texas Longhorn football.
Kevin Moses is a Broker Associate at Secure Net Lease where he specializes in the acquisition and disposition of single-tenant net leased assets nationwide. Kevin Moses recently graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration in Finance with a Real Estate concentration. In his 2 years working with Secure Net Lease, Kevin has been responsible for over $20 million in real estate transactions.
Elizabeth Hewerdine joined the team in 2023 and is the Marketing Coordinator at Secure Net Lease. She is experienced in residential real estate assistance, real estate appraisal administrative work, customer service, and is a part of our marketing department. In addition to her primary responsibilities, Elizabeth collaborates with the Managing Partners to help conduct research and assess market trends.
Elizabeth graduated from Texas A&M University – Mays Business School with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business with minor concentrations in Economics and Psychology. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, working out, playing with her dog, and spending time with friends and family.
Emma Hottovy joined the team in 2023 and is the Marketing Coordinator at Secure Net Lease. She is experienced in investment real estate, social media marketing, and property management; and she is a part of our marketing department. In addition to her primary responsibilities, Emma collaborates with the Managing Partners to help conduct research and assess market trends.
Emma graduated from Oklahoma State University – Spears School of Business with Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Administration with majors in Marketing and Management. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, painting, and spending time with friends and family.