Our Team

Wheeler seeks to be the dominant player of grocery anchored centers. Real Estate is relationship driven and hands on, with a team of well qualified associates who bring experience, creativity, and flexibility to all of our projects – as well as the skilled market knowledge needed to provide significant return on investment.

Our associates truly are our most valuable resource.

Daniel Khoshaba, CEO, Board of Directors

Daniel Khoshaba

Daniel Khoshaba has a proven track record as a successful investor and founder of companies in multiple industries including manufacturing, finance and real estate.

In 1976, Dan co-founded Spie Tool Company, a manufacturer of specialty cutting tools serving industries around the globe. Spie Tool grew to become one of the leading specialty manufacturers of cutting tools in the United States.

In 1992, Dan joined the Wall Street firm, Salomon Brothers as a senior analyst following the Packaging and Industrial Industries. In 1994, Dan became one of Salomon’s youngest partners. He also ranked “Top Analyst” in the prestigious Institutional Investor Survey for nine straight years.

In 2004, Dan co-founded KSA Capital Partners, a long/short equity hedge fund which became one of the top performing funds in the industry as noted by Barron’s. “Not many hedge-fund managers trace their investing roots to a factory floor. But that’s how Daniel Khoshaba, one of the world’s best-performing long/short equity-fund managers, came to understand the industrial, consumer and materials stocks.” – Barron’s September 30th, 2013 issue titled, “Talking with Daniel Khoshaba Hands-On-Investor”. That same year, Hedge Funds Review voted KSA the Best Long/Short equity hedge fund in the Americas.

In 2012, Dan self-funded and co-founded City Sunstone Properties. Between 2012-2016, CSP acquired retail strip malls, shopping centers, office complexes, and raw land for development. The company’s portfolio primarily consisted of newer properties in sub-markets with strong demographics and high traffic counts. Much of the portfolio was sold at multiples of CSP’s initial investment between in 2016 and 2018.

Dan has been a board member of NYSE and NASDAQ companies, a partner at major Wall Street firms and successful real estate investor and developer for over 30 years. Dan has built and managed numerous investment and operational teams in his businesses and has strong capital markets experience. Dan earned a bachelor’s degree from DePaul University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

M. Andrew Franklin, Chief Operating Officer

M. Andrew Franklin

Mr. Franklin joined Wheeler in 2014 servicing several roles within the company, including SVP of Asset Management and Operations and now as Chief Operating Officer.  Andrew has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience with concentration in grocery-anchored retail.

Prior to joining Wheeler, Andrew was a Partner with Broad Reach Retail Partners where he ran the day-to-day operations of the company, managing the leasing team as well as overseeing the asset, property and construction management of the portfolio.

Additional previous industry experience includes serving as an Acquisitions Officer in the Midwest for Phillips Edison and Company, Principal at PPM Consulting, a boutique Asset Management and Brokerage Company in Maryland. He began his career at The Holladay Corporation, a mix-use development company in Washington, DC.

Mr. Franklin is a graduate of the University of Maryland, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.

Angelica A. Beltran, Principal Broker

Angelica A. Beltran

Angelica Beltran joined Wheeler in 2001, and currently serves as Principal Broker for Wheeler Real Estate, LLC & Wheeler Real Estate Company, and as the Vice President of Project Management & Corporate Secretary for Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust (WHLR). She has over eighteen years of experience in commercial real estate primarily with leasing and developing grocery-anchored shopping centers and retail strip centers.

She co-manages the leasing team and is responsible for the lease documentation and marketing for Wheeler’s portfolio. Additionally, she oversees the company’s real estate licensees and third-party client relations. Angelica’s in-depth transaction experience with properties owned by Wheeler and by multiple third-party clients includes millions of square feet of independent and national tenants such as Starbucks, Food Lion, TJ Maxx, Verizon, Jenny Craig, Fresenius Medical, Papa Johns, Sentara Medical, Family Dollar, Anytime Fitness, Jimmy Johns and the like.

Angelica is licensed as a real estate broker in Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. She is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and served on the Virginia ICSC Next Generation Planning Committee. She is a Cum Laude graduate of Old Dominion University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry and a minor in Business Administration.

Denbeigh L. Marchant, Vice President of Leasing

Denbeigh L. Marchant

Denbeigh L. Marchant joined Wheeler in June 2008 and is responsible for leasing a large portfolio of grocery anchored shopping centers throughout Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina and Virginia, as well as, land development and redevelopment projects. Denbeigh also specializes in third party Landlord and Tenant Representation throughout North Carolina and Virginia. Denbeigh is based out of the corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Denbeigh’s retailer transaction experience includes: Winn-Dixie, Bi-Lo, Save-A-Lot, West Marine, Harbor Freight Tools, Farmer’s Furniture, Northern Tool, Stein Mart, Shoe Show, Starbucks, Planet Fitness, Snap Fitness, Anytime Fitness, Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, Metro PCS, Cricket Wireless, First Virginia, Sushi King, Buddy’s Home Furnishings, Fresenius Medical Care, Bon Secours, Firehouse Subs, Subway, Shoe Show, Papa John’s, and Little Caesar’s as well as working with retailers local to their area.

Denbeigh is a licensed real estate agent in North Carolina and Virginia. He is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) having served on the Virginia ICSC Idea Exchange Planning Committee and Virginia ICSC Next Generation Planning Committee. Denbeigh graduated Cum Laude from Old Dominion University and holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Geography with certifications in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Spatial Analysis of Coastal Environments.


Amy Sliker, Director of Property Operations

Amy Sliker

Amy Sliker has over 24 years of experience in commercial real estate and is currently Director of Property Operations where she manages lease administration,facilities and property management operations for assets within the Wheeler portfolio and for third party clients. Amy provides oversight in the delivery of asset services, as well as support Wheeler’s real estate professionals with a focus on continuously strengthening the property operations platform. Her strength lies in her ability to drive results and improve efficiencies. She previously served as the Director of Lease Administration and Risk Management.

Prior to joining Wheeler, Amy ran day-to-day operations of a mixed use public – private development, managing property management, facilities, maintenance and security teams. Additional previous industry experience includes Regional Director of Property Management.

Amy holds the Certified Commercial Investment Manager (CCIM) and a Real Property Administrator (RPA) certifications currently.

Properties Managed
Columbia Fire House
Village of Martinsville
Berkley Center

Kevin Conway, Sr. Leasing Associate

Kevin Conway

Bio Coming Soon…

Raymond V. Hicks, Leasing Associate

Raymond V. Hicks

Specializing in landlord representation, Raymond is responsible for leasing a portfolio of grocery anchored shopping centers in Virginia, Kentucky, New Jersey, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Florida. Totaling over 1.7 million square feet of gross leasable area, Raymond’s shopping center portfolio includes national tenants such as Kroger, Food Lion, Dollar Tree, KJ’s, Hobby Lobby, Ross, Planet Fitness, Crunch Fitness, Tractor Supply, Ross and Michael’s.

As a licensed real estate agent in Virginia and North Carolina, Raymond is also an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), serving on the Virginia Idea Exchange Planning Committee. Graduating from James Madison University, Raymond earned his Bachelor of Science in Sports Management coupled with a minor in Business Administration.

As a result of his consistent transactional volume in commercial real estate deals, Raymond has been honored the CoStar Power Broker Award multiple years in a row and in almost every one of his territories. Just in the last year, Raymond totaled over 800k square footage in deals.


Veronica Waller, Property Manager

Veronica Waller

Properties Managed
Butler Square
Cypress Shopping Center
Devine Street Center
Folly Road Crossing
Georgetown Shopping Center
Ladson Crossing Shopping Center
Lake Greenwood Crossing
Lake Murray Center
Litchfield Market Village
Port Crossing
South Lake Pointe
South Park Shopping Center
South Square
St. George Plaza
Waterway Plaza
Westland Square
Chesapeake Square
Sangaree Plaza
Walnut Hill Plaza

Kimberly Long, Senior Property Manager

Kimberly Long

Properties Managed
Cardinal Plaza
Clover Plaza
Crockett Square
Forrest Gallery
Franklin Village Shopping Center
Franklinton Square
Ft. Howard Square
Grove Park Shopping Center
Lumber River Village
Moncks Corner
Nashville Commons
Shoppes at Myrtle Park
Sunshine Plaza
Tampa Festival Centre
Twin City Crossing

Elisa Johnson, Senior Property Manager

Elisa Johnson

Properties Managed
Alex City Marketplace
Beaver Ruin Village
Conyers Crossing
Darien Centre
Freeway Junction
LaGrange Marketplace
New Market Crossing
Parkway Plaza
Riverbridge Shopping Center
Rivergate Shopping Center
Surrey Plaza
Tri-County Plaza
Winslow Plaza
Ridgeland Center

Chelsea Cohen, Regional Property Manager

Chelsea Cohen

Properties Managed
Brook Run Shopping Center
Bryan Station
Harrodsburg Marketplace
J.A.N.A.F. Shopping Yard
Laburnum Square
Pierpont Center
Tuckernuck Commons