Joanna A. van der Vant’s career has taken her across the glob – literally. For several years before coming to Chicago, Joanna A. van der Vant worked with McDonald’s and MasterFood in Warsaw, Poland. Currently, Joanna A, van der Vant supervises the accounting department of Sol Property Management, LLC in Chicago, Illinois.
Sol Property Management, LLC exclusively works with banks, receivers, and other financial institutions providing asset management services for commercial real estate in Illinois. In addition to internal accounting Joanna A. van der Vant also oversees financial reporting to Illinois State Courts and the U.S. District Court in cases Sol Property Management LLC provides services in.
While in Poland, Joanna A. van der Vant obtained her MBA from the Leon Kozminski Academy of Europe (a sister school to DePaul University in Chicago), and she also went on to obtain a Law degree from European School of Law and Administration. Today, Joanna A. van der Vant is working toward her Master of Accounting degree from Keller Graduate School of Management and her studies emphasize audit, financial reporting, and forensic accounting. Joana A. van der Vant is also undertaking the Certified Public Accountant studies, and is expected to become a CPA in 2013.
Joanna A. van der Vant is a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, and the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. Joanna A. van der Vant is also a member of the Commercial Real Estate Executive Woman (CREW), an organization that has nearly 300 members in Chicago and more than 7,000 members in 71 major markets nationwide.
In her free time, Joanna A. van der Vant enjoys yoga, gardening, reading, and French cooking. She is married to Arthur van der Vant and they reside in Chicago, Illinois with two beautiful children Gabriela and Ian.