Meet Our Team
Len Forkas, a serial entrepreneur and 20-year veteran of the wireless infrastructure industry, founded Milestone Towers in 2001 to serve as the bridge between wireless carriers and public landowners. He is also the founder and chairman of Hopecam, Inc., a nonprofit that uses video technology to connect homebound children undergoing treatment for cancer to their friends at school. A popular leadership speaker, Len is the author of Cold Hard Truth: Life Lessons from the Bottom of the World and What Spins the Wheel.
EVP-Chief Integration Officer
Oswaldo (Ozzie) Reyes-Chica is our Executive Vice President-Chief Integration Officer. In his role, Ozzie leads the development of Milestone Towers’ overall business strategy. He is also responsible for integrating and coordinating the company’s operations, technology systems, and team members to ensure everything, and everyone, works together to deliver optimal results.
Director of Development
As Milestone Towers’ Director of Development, Matt Penning has a knack for coordinating resources in ways that maximize results for the company’s partners. He manages all aspects of a wireless tower project and oversees the work of consultants to ensure projects are completed efficiently, on time and within budget. Prior to joining Milestone in 2017, Matt gained proficiency in site development and eco-friendly building techniques by providing environmental due diligence and compliance services in the commercial real estate industry.
David Turner, our Development and Construction Manager, plays an integral role in Milestone Towers’ site selection program, providing permitting and management support for our development and construction teams. David also supervises third-party consultants and engineers, oversees construction projects on-site, and coordinates wireless carrier installations and modifications.
As Milestone Towers’ asset manager, Matt Forkas uses his computer and multi-tasking skills to keep track of project workflow and coordinate communications between vendors and the Milestone team. In addition to his role at Milestone, Matt is the founder of MiNU Foods, a healthy snack food business started in 2015. His past positions include serving as an asset and property manager for Mill Creek Property Trust.
Business Operations Associate
Nazareth Johnson is Milestone Towers’ Business Operations Associate. Nazareth works closely with CFO Julie Moore on accounting matters, assists with social media and marketing campaigns, and maintains the company’s databases. She also manages Milestone Towers’ daily operations