Investments & Brokerage Team

Drew Gibson

Principal

Drew Gibson is a fully licensed and accredited REALTOR ® in the state of Arizona and has been an active investor and agent for more than thirty years. Drew was first licensed in California in 1987 where he worked as a commercial real estate agent for CB Commercial Real Estate.  Prior to founding Arizona Investment & Managment, LLC, Drew held the position of Vice President Marketing for Preferred Community Management, where he oversaw operations and management of over one million square feet of Class A, commercial retail property.  Drew’s education includes degrees from Marymount (Liberal Studies), University of California Santa Barbara (Bachelor of Arts) Urban Geography, with notable studies abroad, including semesters at Exeter College, Oxford, & American University in London. Drew’s background includes a decade as an executive with Apple Computer, Inc., as Senior Executive, Education, where he was responsible for over $90 million in education technology solutions for State and Local school systems throughout the Western United States, and received the distinguished Apple Laureate Award for his service.  Drew is trilingual (English, Spanish, and Fishing).

Susanna Reust

EVP – Finance & Investments

Ric Ramsey

EVP – Operations, Marketing & Investor Relations

A serial entrepreneur, Ric has merged his business talents with his wife-Kym to form Ric & Kym Enterprises – A collective of business ventures aligned to support consumers’ lifestyles in a post-pandemic society. Our ventures include Reimagining School/Office furniture, Last-Mile Delivery Services, and Property Management of short-term vacation rentals. 

Prior to forming Ric & Kym Enterprises, Ric worked in youth development for more than 25 years, impacting nearly 20,000 high school students with pre-college career development summer programming. 

As Founder/CEO of NEXUS Summer Programs, NEXUS has provided college-bound teens with on-campus academic and career development alongside immersive experiences in self-discovery including socio-emotional coping strategies, on leading college campuses throughout America since 2014. NEXUS has served upwards of 475 teens on various campuses, including Hampton University, Cornell University, Columbia University, MIT, and the University of Miami. Ric aligned with Philanthropist Robert F. Smith to establish the “Robert F. Smith Teen Entrepreneurship Challenge” hosted on the campus of the University of Denver, impacting nearly 100 teens over two years. Before NEXUS, Ric served as the Executive Director of City Year Philadelphia, leading a mix of staff and AmeriCorps volunteers totaling 300. This reading and math support program impacts nearly 12,000 students each year in Philadelphia. 

Between 2002 and 2013, Ric served as President and CEO of the LEAD Program, a summer academic enrichment program targeted for students of color. Under Ric’s leadership, LEAD Programs expanded from just 5 sites to 15 of America’s top business and engineering schools, including the University of California – Berkeley, Wharton School of Business in Philadelphia, and California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. Additionally, Ric partnered with South African universities alongside the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy (OWLA) to provide career exposure programs for 100 South African and American students of color. This effort doubled the annual number of LEAD students served, from 280 to over 500. In addition, since 2012 Ric has served as co-owner of The Willow School – Norristown, PA. A private early education center.

Alexis Stevens

Designated Broker

Alexis is a native of Phoenix, with over twenty years of real estate experience in multi-family, single family and student housing. A Realtor since 2004, she obtained her broker’s license in 2015. She is highly skilled and loves to assist her clients and tenants alike, seeing great honor in providing a roof overhead for great families. Her goal is to secure good residents, minimize expenses and maximize profits.
When not at work, she enjoys walking parks with her dog, road trips and often volunteers as cook for the needy at various charities. We think she’s amazing.

Arizona Investment & Management LLC

Professional Real Estate Services
AZ LICENSE: LC645202000

6534 N 27th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85017
Phone: (602) 277-7368
Drew Gibson | Principal
Email: drew@aimlease.com

Professional Organizations & Affiliations

Arizona Investment & Management is proud to be affiliated with the following industry organizations:

Arizona Multi-Housing Association
5110 N. 44th St. Ste. L160
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 224-0135

National Apartment Association
201 N. Union St. Ste. 200
Alexandra, VA 22314
(602) 224-0135

Phoenix Association of Realtors
5033 N. 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 246-1012

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