Meet The team

Daniel Haumann

President

Dan’s passion for real estate management and sales has helped drive Advocate to impressive levels of service through people, process, and technology. Advocate delivers a unique team-based management approach, supported by innovative process and technology solutions that drive high levels of efficiency into the management process, resulting in higher service levels to property owners and tenants.

Cheryl Arquette

Vice President of Accounting

Cheryl leads our finance specialists, bringing technology and skill together to increase efficiency and demonstrate full transparency to our property owners and tenants.  Her extensive background in Asset Management and Finance lays the foundation for providing our clients with sound bookkeeping.  The expertise of her team can be seen in our use of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and through the customized reporting provided to our property owners and tenants.

Sandra Rodriguez

Director of Real Estate Operations

Sandra provides real estate services to buyers and sellers, large and small investment groups and private owners in and around Chicago and its suburbs. Having lived in Chicago for over 35 years, she is incredibly well-versed in the area’s housing market and always manages to find hidden gems that other agents tend to overlook. Whether her clients are first time buyers or seasoned investors, she works hard to make the entire home buying and selling experience as productive and enjoyable as possible, and exceed their expectations. Sandra also currently manages investment portfolios, apartment communities, commercial units, condos, town-homes and single-family homes. Her persistent efforts have yielded her distinction as top leader in sales and closings.

Sandy Neely

Director of Corporate Operations

Sandy takes care of our people and the work environment at Advocate. She oversees marketing, human resources, and IT support. Her expertise in staff training and development insure our associates have the knowledge and tools to conduct business at the highest level and with confidence. Strong organizational and problem-solving skills enable Sandy to keep our offices running with professionalism and efficiency and provide a workplace culture that promotes teamwork and work-life balance.