meet the team

Meet our co-founders

Melissa Moline Miller

Melissa Moline Miller leads Rentlife with over 15 years of multifamily leasing experience. She began her career as an apartment leasing agent for a local property manager while attending MSU in East Lansing, Michigan. After graduation and moving to Chicago, Melissa gained extensive experience in apartment leasing. In her role as Leasing Director, Melissa managed dozens of Class A lease-ups. Eventually, after starting her firm, she became one of Chicago´s top producing leasing agents. Melissa built two successful apartment technology platforms and has worked alongside a variety of senior tech executives. Melissa is a Bucktown resident in Chicago and enjoys spending time exploring our great city with her husband and two daughters.

Andy Ahitow

As the founder of Chicago Apartment Finders (CAF) in 2002, Andy devoted his leadership and entrepreneurial vision to help create one of the most successful real estate Companies in Chicago. From 2009-2015 Andy was also the Director of Operations of Marc Realty Residential (MRR); a joint venture of Marc Realty and Chicago Apartment Finders formed in 2009. In September 2015, Andy successfully sold CAF to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage and continued his entrepreneurial vision by cofounding his development firm City Pads, LLC. Today, Andy brings his vast experience as the co-founder of RentLife to focus on growth, operations, and new business. Andy was born in Oak Park, Illinois, and graduated from University of Iowa ('99) with a B.S. in Business. Today, he lives with his wife and two daughters in Lakeview.

Andy Ahitow

As the founder of Chicago Apartment Finders (CAF) in 2002, Andy devoted his leadership and entrepreneurial vision to help create one of the most successful real estate Companies in Chicago. From 2009-2015 Andy was also the Director of Operations of Marc Realty Residential (MRR); a joint venture of Marc Realty and Chicago Apartment Finders formed in 2009. In September 2015, Andy successfully sold CAF to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage and continued his entrepreneurial vision by cofounding his development firm City Pads, LLC. Today Andy brings his vast experience as the co-founder of RentLife to focus on growth, operations, and new business. Andy was born in Oak Park, Illinois, and graduated from University of Iowa ('99) with a B.S. in Business. Today, he lives with his wife and two daughters in Lakeview.

Meet the team

Douglas Leader
Licensed Leasing Agent
Senior Portfolio Manager
Melissa Baumann
Licensed Leasing Agent
Portfolio Manager
Meri Kerashili
Licensed Leasing Agent
Portfolio Manager
Ewan Dickson
Broker
Karim Abdul Hussain
Licensed Leasing Agent
Trevor Anderson
Licensed Leasing Agent
Sydney Uyttebrock
Licensed Leasing Agent
Giovanni Mendoza
Licensed Leasing Agent
Tre'Vontae Todd
Licensed Leasing Agent
Miranda Andrew
Licensed Leasing Agent
Aaron Metzger
Director of Marketing
Chris Overlay
Digital Strategy
Katherine Goens
Marketing Manager
Sabrina Siniscalchi
Operations Manager
Matis Verges
Director of Technology

WE’RE GROWING!

We’re looking to add hardworking, passionate, and driven people to our team! Whether you’re a seasoned real estate expert or completely new to the industry, there’s a spot for you on the RentLife team. Reach out and we can discuss your future career path at RentLife.

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