Mr. Cother applies his international business expertise in strategic finance, acquisition, asset management, and operations to help create and execute key strategic goals. Prior to joining Newstream, Mr. Cother worked for various middle market private equity and venture firms and was responsible for all aspects of sourcing and executing transactions, portfolio management, and sourcing and monitoring debt and equity. He has experience in a variety of private equity-backed real estate segments including: hospitality, multi-family, retail, assisted living/skilled nursing, specialty healthcare, agriculture. Additionally, Mr. Cother has expertise in tax-driven investment strategies and renewable energy investments. Mr. Cother served in the military before beginning his professional career. He served with 4th Marines Surveillance and Target Acquisition and 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment of the U.S. Marine Corps. Aaron also served with the 7th Psychological Operations Group of the US Army. Aaron has a B.A. of International Relations from the American Military University, a certificate from Texas A&M in Ranch Management, and a certificate in High-Performance Buildings from BOMI.