The Team

Kathleen Wilson


Kathleen is a Chicago Booth MBA with six years of sales and customer satisfaction management experience in both large institutions and startups. She closed her pre-Booth career in Risk & Control Project Management at J.P.Morgan, utilizing her leadership experience and eye for detail. Kathleen started The Minte during her second year at Chicago Booth; don’t be surprised if you see her on-site ensuring The Minte is delivering five-star service.

Keith J. Nelson


Keith has over 25 years’ experience in providing services to the multi-family housing industry. Keith has successfully started and grown companies that provide outsource services for apartment managers and apartment residents. He has a degree from the University of Wisconsin. Immediately prior to The Minte, he served as President at Ocius, and at PayLease for 14 years.

Kandarp Soni

Director of Operations

Kandarp is an MBA candidate with an M.S. in Engineering and 8 years of engineering consulting experience. Committed to achieving sustainable impact for his clients, Kandarp has led project teams that deliver enduring tools and capabilities to facilitate successful implementation and continuous improvement in operational processes. In addition to driving optimal business solutions, Kandarp is notorious for his obsessive cleanliness. He has been spotted vacuuming his vacuum on more than one occasion and was even gifted cleaning supplies by his wife on Valentine’s Day. Blending his passion for efficiency optimization, customer experience, and cleanliness, Kandarp joins The Minte as the Director of Operations.