Meet Our Team

John Oster
Edgemere Founder

Stephanie Benson
Partner and Chief Operating Officer

Brenda Kingsley
Director of Research and Information Services

Charlie Oster
Director of Development 

Chris Roland
Director of Finance

Theo Finn
Senior Development Project Manager

Tessa Remmel
Legal Assistant

Collin Byrne
Construction Expediter


Theodora (Theo) Finn

Theo Finn

Theodora (Theo) Finn joined the Edgemere team as the Senior Development Project Manager in 2015.  Theo brings more than 10 years experience in community and housing development.  Prior to joining Edgemere, Theo worked for the City of Rochester where she managed the City’s involvement in Rochester’s acquisition-rehab-resale homeownership program (HOME Rochester), worked with developers on affordable rental and homeownership projects and with residents and community-based organizations on neighborhood revitalization initiatives.  Prior to joining the City, Theo worked for Enterprise Community Partners where she managed HUD-funded grant programs and coordinated technical assistance to nonprofit organizations.  She also has experience working for a Pittsburgh-based nonprofit workforce development policy organization and a Boston-based corporate law/consulting firm.  Theo holds a master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Cornell University and a bachelor’s degree in political science and French from Boston College