Our People

People matter at A-Med Realty Group.


Great people build great relationships! We are fortunate to have such a group that has chosen A-Med. Realty Group as the place to sustain their careers.

Here at A-Med Realty Group we specialize in the Merger and Acquisition of Medical/Healthcare related Businesses and Real Estate. All the Managing Partners have a Master in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing, Finance, and Law.

Our Business Brokers understand the intricacies of selling and buying Medical/Healthcare related Businesses and Real Estate based on their own personal business experiences. Our firm has a combined 19 years of experience in Selling and Buying Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFE), Assisted Living Facilities, Adult Residential Facilities (ARF), Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF), Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Health Care Agencies, Hospice Agencies, and Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers.


James Tran, JD, MBA, Managing Partner
James is a licensed Real Estate Broker with 14 years of experience in the Residential Care Facility for Elderly (RCFE) industry. He is a licensed RCFE Administrator and owns a few Residential Care Facilities in Southern California. James is well versed in the financial analysis of healthcare facilities and healthcare related businesses. With a legal and business background, James is knowledgeable with the process of acquiring and selling board and care facilities (RCFE, ARF, ICF, Congregate, Mi, Assisted Living, Nursing Homes).

Mimi-Pic1-150Mi Jung (Mimi) Cho, Associate Broker/Business Analyst
A highly self-motivated individual, Mimi Cho possesses the work ethic and genuine passion for real estate that has earned her the respect of her peers and loyal clientele. She has a strong focus on building close relationships, with an understanding that clear communication and trust are the essential ingredients to achieve this. Mimi’s experience of 26 years in the Banking Industry as a Premier Banking Manager, Sr. Vice President prior to the commencement of her Real Estate career have been instrumental in the development of her exceptional interpersonal skills, which continue to be refined and improved as a 24 year Real Estate licensee. In addition Mimi has a Series 6 & 63 License and an Executive MBA. These years of experience allow Mimi to offer her clients a measured, analytical approach when completing transactions.

Sigifredo Torres, Associate Broker/Business Analyst
Sigifredo Torres has over 12 Years of Commercial Real Estate Property Management experience. He also has experience buying and selling Congregate Living Health Facilities, Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living, Hospice, Adult Residential Care Facilities and other facilities that provide personal and medical care services for children, adults and seniors. As business owner himself, Sigifredo knows the intricacies of operating facilities and the dedication it take to become successful.

Wilmer Leon, Business Analyst
Wilmer has been a licensed real estate agent for over 7 years. He is familiar with title 22 & 17 regulations and has sold every type of community care facility out there. Previous to Joining A-Med Realty, Wilmer was working in sales of pharmaceuticals and distribution of gaming related products in South America. With over 10 years of sales experience, Wilmer knows how to treat his clients and close deals.

Julie Nguyen, Business Analyst
Julie_pic-150Julie is a licensed real estate agent that specializes in sale and leasing of Residential Care Facilities. She is Certified as an RCFE Administrator, Senior Specialist (CFS) and well as familiar with title 22 regulations. As a previous business owner she is familiar with the operations of residential care facilities, dental offices, physical and pool therapy clinics and many other health related practices. Julie left a career at Boeing aircraft as a senior mechanical engineer scientist to spend more quality time raising her two daughters. Using her previous experience, Julie now focuses on helping her clients making the best decisions with their investments. When she is not working, you can find her running marathons and competing in the Iron Man events.

Lori Kind, Business Analystlori-kind-photo-cropped
Lori resides in Orange County with her husband and two children. She is a seasoned marketing professional (25 years!), which lends her to take a more consultative approach to her clients. What attracted her to A-Med. Realty was that we not only help with the buying and selling of property, but we also aid our clients in the buying and selling of a business. Lori enjoys the business evaluation process along with the opportunity to help people while being able to analyze their needs and wants, which helps her to help them reach their goals.

Sandra Kutlesa, Business Analyst/CTC
Sandra_pic_150Sandra joined A-Med Realty Group in July of 2013. Her role on the team is to help ensure an exceptional experience when buying, selling or leasing commercial properties by providing professional support to the real estate team and clients. Sandra is focused on overseeing all aspects of buyer & seller transactions by making sure that everything associated with a closing is taken care promptly in order to ensure a smooth and timely completion. Her academic achievements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Business Management. Prior to joining A-Med Realty Group Sandra spent several years of her professional life in the Mortgage industry, working as a loan processor and providing support to loan officers and underwriter teams by ensuring the timely, judicious and accurate processing of mortgages. She also specialized in short sales where she learned the timelines and intricacies required to successfully close complex transactions.

Jaankey Patel, MHA/Business Analyst
jaankeyJaankey holds a master’s degree in healthcare administration and a bachelor’s degree in finance and real estate. She has held positions as Executive Director for 200+ bed RCFE over the years. She has also successfully run her own business for the last 17 years. Jaankey has been married for 25 years and has 2 children in college. In her free time, Jaankey enjoys cooking and Latin dancing.