Henry Luebbert | Founding Partner
Henry Luebbert co-founded Synergy Corporate Housing more than 15 years ago with a new and innovative vision for what could be achieved in this industry. His passion for his customers and his people drives this desire to do it right and do it better.
As the organization’s operational and financial leader, Henry has worked tirelessly to quickly build Synergy from a single office into an international powerhouse serving the world’s largest companies throughout the world. He built our fully integrated hubs in the Americas (San Ramon, CA), EMEA (Dublin and London) and APAC (Singapore and Hyderabad) and staffed them with more than 175 highly qualified local experts who work together to provide seamless global solutions. Henry has also overseen the expansion and customization of Synergy’s leading edge technology solutions, which he considers the backbone of the company’s ability to serve its customers better and faster.
With more than 25 years of experience in corporate housing, Henry is recognized industry-wide as an innovator. Under his leadership, Synergy Corporate Housing is a major force in the industry and serves some of the largest and most prestigious companies worldwide. A graduate of San Jose State University, Luebbert resides in Alamo, California with wife Teresa, son Jonathon and daughter Jessica.
Jack Jensky | Founding Partner
Jack Jensky co-founded Synergy Corporate Housing with Henry Luebbert in 1999. An industry veteran, Jack had the conviction that there was a way to conduct business squarely focused on a true passion for the customer experience. Today, Synergy bears out Jack’s vision in everything we do.
Overseeing our sales and marketing divisions, Jack has been instrumental in building the business. Today Synergy is a global leader in providing highly customized corporate housing solutions to a roster of clients that includes the biggest and most highly recognized companies in the world. Jack understands that the heart of our business is in how we serve our clients — under his leadership, our people work collaboratively with our clients to deliver on their needs and exceed their expectations wherever they operate.
Known throughout the industry, Jack often speaks at conferences and is an active member of the Corporate Housing Providers Association (CHPA), the industry’s trade association. CHPA has awarded Synergy with honors such as Most Creative Marketing, Best Green Progress and Provider Member of the Year Individual. A graduate of San Jose State University, Jensky currently resides in San Ramon, California with his wife Britt and daughters Bailey and Caitlin.
Debra Christopher | President
With more than 25 years of industry experience, Ms. Christopher’s career includes operation of large corporate housing divisions, residential management of over 14,000 multi-family units, management of a 24/7 sales and service center and oversight of an international alliance program.
At Synergy, Ms. Christopher will also be focused on team development, with a true dedication to the Company’s core values of People, Passion and Innovation. A champion of mentorship and people development, she says “Synergy’s people have tremendous energy and passion for everything they do. It’s really what sets this Company apart, and I enthusiastically look forward to partnering with our employees and our suppliers.”
Ms. Christopher is resident in Synergy’s San Ramon headquarters. Debra and her husband Ken have four children and she enjoys taking classes, meditating, cooking, taking long walks with her dogs and traveling.
Peter Meyers | Executive Vice President, Global Sales, Marketing and Operations
As part of Synergy’s executive team, Mr. Meyers has oversight of the strategic direction, expansion and operation of Synergy’s Global Division. Peter leads Synergy’s global sales and marketing functions and oversee operations outside the U.S.
“Synergy truly lives by its integrated core values of People, Passion and Innovation. These foundations serve as the basis in which we collaborate with customers to ensure consistent, best-in-class global service delivery” said Mr. Meyers. “Synergy is uniquely positioned to continue to transform the industry on a worldwide basis through our key points of difference. I’m honored to help contribute to our success.”
With over 20 years of diverse leadership experience in global sales, marketing, operations, finance and supply chain, Peter distinguishes himself through an immense passion for serving customers, crafting impactful strategy and driving people-centric organizational excellence. Prior to joining Synergy, Mr. Meyers, an industry veteran, held executive leadership positions in corporate housing, relocation and moving service enterprises. Peter earned both his BS and MA at Western Michigan University and his MBA at Bethel University.
Peter is resident in Synergy’s San Ramon headquarters. Peter, his wife Michelle and daughter Samara relocated from Scottsdale Arizona. Peter is an avid outdoorsman and knows his way around a kitchen, yoga studio and Crossfit box.
Sheila A. Jessup-Schwarz | Chief Financial Officer
In 2016, Sheila was announced as Synergy's CFO. Sheila has restructured our Finance team and through her leadership, it has emerged as one of the most efficient operating business units in the company. In addition, through her financial leadership, she has restructured our credit instruments, tightened down statutory and compliance reporting, integrated new and efficient financial reporting systems and opened new international markets.
She is a CPA with over 20 years of experience in multiple industries from military service in the Air Force, to financial services/banking and most recently transportation. She received her BS in accounting from CSU, Sacramento.
Sheila enjoys snowboarding, hiking, mountain biking, trail runs and most recently long course triathlons. Sheila and her husband, Mike live in Dublin and have one child, Alex.