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Steadfast Companies executive management team consists of senior executives with average experience of 25+ years within their respective fields. These individuals bring extensive experience across a spectrum of disciplines and provide the strategic direction of the company. As a team, they play an essential role in Steadfast’s operational excellence.
Steadfast Companies の経営陣は、各分野で 25 年以上の経験を持つ、上級管理職で構成されています。それぞれが、さまざまな分野にわたる豊富な経験を持ち、当社の戦略的方向性の策定に携わります。経営陣は Steadfast の卓越した業務の遂行に極めて重要な役割を果たします。
Rodney F. Emery
Mr. Emery is the founder of Steadfast Companies and is responsible for the corporate vision and overall guidance of Steadfast. He has been engaged in all of the $3.5 billion-plus of real estate the company has acquired, developed or managed over the past 20 years. Mr. Emery has been instrumental in fostering key relationships and opportunities that have resulted in Steadfast’s development into a vertically integrated company providing a comprehensive spectrum of commercial real estate services across the United States and Mexico.
Prior to founding Steadfast Companies in 1994, Mr. Emery served for 17 years as the president of Cove Properties, a diversified commercial real estate firm specializing in property management, construction and development, where he was responsible for developing and/or purchasing and renovating over 7 million square feet of office, industrial and retail buildings.
Mr. Emery currently serves on the board of directors for The Rising Tide, a transitional housing and training program for youth that are emancipated from social services and foster homes. In addition, Mr. Emery serves as Chairman for HomeWord, a Christian organization designed to provide assistance to adults worldwide as they help young people make wise decisions and lead positive, vibrant lifestyles. Mr. Emery is a graduate of the University of Southern California
Emery は Steadfast Companies の創立者であり、Steadfast グループ全体の企業ビジョンと戦略を担っています。 Emery は当社が過去 20 年間に取得、開発、管理を行ってきた、35 億ドル以上の不動産のすべてに携わってきました。 Emery は主要なリレーションシップの構築と機会の活用に重要な役割を果たし、Steadfast を米国とメキシコで包括的な商業用不動産サービスを展開する、企業グループに成長させました。
1994 年に Steadfast Companies を設立する前には Emery は、不動産管理、建設、開発を専門とする、さまざまな商業用の不動産企業である、Cove Properties 社の社長として 17 年間勤務していました。Cove Properties 社では、7 百万平方フィート以上のオフィス、工業、小売向けのビルの開発、購入、改築に携わりました。
Emery は現在、養護施設や里親を離れた若者のための過渡的住宅と訓練プログラムを提供する The Rising Tide の役員を務めています。また、青少年が賢明な意思決定を行って積極的で活力ある人生を送れるようにサポートを提供するキリスト教組織である、HomeWord の会長を務めています。Emery は南カリフォルニア大学を卒業しています。
Dinesh K. Davar
Mr. Davar is responsible for overall accounting and finance operations, including all reporting, budgeting and treasury functions for Steadfast Companies. Mr. Davar also coordinates financing and accounting functions for Steadfast Companies’ properties located throughout the United States and Latin America. Prior to joining Steadfast Companies in 1996, Mr. Davar was an independent loan consultant handling both residential and commercial mortgage loans. Mr. Davar served in various roles including Chief Financial Officer of Cove Properties, a diversified real estate development firm specializing in property management, construction and development. While at Cove Properties from 1980 to 1992, Mr. Davar oversaw all aspects of the company’s various real estate transactions, including financing, acquisition, development, property management, and disposition. Mr. Davar was educated as a Chartered Accountant in New Delhi, India, and is a graduate of Meerut University, in Meerut, India.
Davar は、Steadfast Companies のすべての年次報告、予算、財務機能にわたる、全社の会計と財務業務を統括しています。Davar は、Steadfast Companies の米国および中南米全域の不動産物件に関する財務と会計を担っています。1996 年の Steadfast Companies への入社以前には、住宅ローンと商業用ローンを扱う独立系ローン コンサルタントを務めていました。Davar は、不動産管理、建設、開発を専門とする、さまざまな商業用の不動産企業である Cove Properties 社の最高財務責任者を含む、さまざまな役職を歴任しました。Davar は、1980 年から 1992 年に Cove Properties 社で、財務、取得、開発、不動産管理、処分など、さまざまな不動産取引を統括していました。Davar はインドのニューデリーで公認会計士としての教育を受け、インドのメーラトにあるメーラト大学を卒業しました。
Ana Marie del Rio
Ms. del Rio manages the company’s corporate services group, including legal, compliance and risk management. Prior to joining Steadfast Companies in 2003, Ms. del Rio was a partner in the public finance group at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP for over 10 years, representing both issuers and underwriters in financing single-family and multifamily housing and other types of public-private and redevelopment projects. Prior to practicing law, Ms. del Rio co-owned and operated a campaign consulting and research company specializing in local campaigns and ballot measures for more than 14 years. Ms. del Rio received a J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and received a M.P.A. and B.A. from the University of Southern California.
del Rio は法務、コンプライアンス、リスク管理、人事、情報技術、社内コミュニケーションなど、当社のコーポレート サービス グループを統括しています。2003 年に Steadfast Companies に入社する前は、del Rio は、10 年以上にわたり、Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP の公共財務グループのパートナーを務め、戸建ておよび集合住宅の融資の発行人および引受人業務や、公共や民間および再開発プロジェクトに携わりました。法務に携わる以前には、14 歳以上の地元のキャンペーンや投票に特化したキャンペーン コンサルティングと調査を行う会社を共同所有し、運営していました。del Rio は、パシフィック大学の McGeorge 法学校で法学士の学位を取得し、南カリフォルニア大学で行政学修士と学士を取得しています。
Mr. Ell joins Steadfast as Chief Operating Officer to oversee business operations for the organization, with emphasis on property management. Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Ell worked with Corvias Military Housing as COO, and as SVP of Asset Management for Lennar Multifamily Communities, a start-up division of Lennar homes. Mr. Ell was also a principal and founding partner of Allegiant Residential and spent an additional 13 years working as EVP of Summit Properties and President of Summit Management Company – a publicly held REIT with 90 properties and 24,000 units.
Mr. Ell has a passion for building great teams and follows the principle of “Live Well, Laugh Often and Serve Others.” His commitment to people and dedication to customer service have been a benchmark for his success in the real-estate industry. Mr. Ell is a graduate of UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics.
Kelly J. McCunniff
Kelly joins Steadfast as Chief Administrative Officer and is responsible for overseeing asset management and marketing of Steadfast’s current portfolio of 38,000 apartment homes. In addition, Kelly oversees all aspects of Human Resources including recruiting, on-boarding and associate experience. Kelly has worked in property and asset management for more than 15 years, and prior to joining Steadfast, served as Chief Operating Officer for Arnel Management.
Kelly is a current affiliate board member for the South Coast Metro Alliance and a past board member and immediate past Chairman of the California Apartment Association in Orange County.
Kelly earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Southern California and a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. In his spare time, Kelly enjoys building and playing guitars, bike riding and surfing and lives by the philosophy of praying more and worrying less.
Mr. Middleton is responsible for the company’s real estate financing activities, including debt and equity, and oversees the final underwriting of all new acquisitions. Since joining Steadfast in 2004, Mr. Middleton has closed over $3.5B in transactions. He is also a member of Steadfast’s Steering Committee, which provides strategic planning and support to the company. Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Middleton was with Trammell Crow Company, where he provided real estate advisory services to major corporate clients located in the Los Angeles area, including L.A. Unified School District and The L.A. Times. Mr. Middleton is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire, and received his MBA from Vanderbilt University.
Mr. Grovert is the Chief Information Officer at Steadfast Companies providing leadership for the continued development of an innovative, transformative & secure information technology environment throughout the company. Primary responsibilities encompass a wide variety of strategic technology areas across the organization. Steadfast Companies Information Technology provides process improvement, support for business applications and business intelligence systems, delivery of IT infrastructure and services, information security systems and compliance, administrative systems, and Associate support services. Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Grovert spent over 23 years in Information Technology roles in Real Estate & Technology companies. Most recently, Mr. Grovert was the Vice President of Technology for CalAtlantic Group, Inc., one of the nation’s largest public homebuilders. Mr. Grovert holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Software Engineering, and received his Masters of Science in Information Management (MSIM) from W.P. Carey School of Business.
As Chief Accounting Officer, Ms. Rice is responsible for overall accounting, budgeting and financial reporting for Steadfast Companies, including Corporate and Real Estate Accounting. Prior to joining Steadfast, Ms. Rice served as Chief Accounting Officer for Lyon Living, where she was responsible for all accounting functions including property management, acquisitions, dispositions and construction and development. She has more than 23 years accounting experience, with 15 years in real estate management, including multi-family, commercial and retail properties. Ms. Rice started her career in public accounting with Deloitte after earning a BSBA with an emphasis in Accounting from Chapman University. She is a Certified Public Accountant.
Christopher M. Hilbert
Mr. Hilbert is responsible for the strategic planning and oversight of the company’s Global Credit Fund, a debt offering that is co-advised by Alcentra, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon. Mr. Hilbert began his career in property management 24 years ago, and over a 12-year tenure culminating as President of Steadfast Companies from 2015-2017, successfully directed the acquisition and development of over 45,000 multifamily units at Steadfast. Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Hilbert served in several investment, underwriting and finance roles as senior vice president with Nations Bank and Bank of America and as chief financial officer of National Housing Development Corporation. Mr. Hilbert received his Bachelor’s Degree from San Diego State University and Master of Business Administration from Queens University of Charlotte. As a strong supporter of Steadfast’s Core Values, Mr. Hilbert serves on the development committee and as the Annual Fund chair at Pacifica Christian High School.
Mr. Meserve is President of the adviser entity that oversees and manages Steadfast’s non real estate-related securities offerings. He is also President and CEO of Stira Capital Markets Group and has overall responsibility for the sales and marketing of Steadfast Companies’ alternative investment products as well as has supervisory responsibility for SCMG. With more than 25 years of experience in the investment industry, Mr. Meserve has comprehensive experience in the sales and distribution of life and annuity products, mutual funds and private placements through institutional and financial intermediaries. Mr. Meserve was part of the team that successfully launched and developed the distribution organizations for both MetLife Investors and Fidelity Investments, and subsequently oversaw the ascension of these companies to a top five position within their respective markets. Most recently Mr. Meserve was a senior vice president with AXA Equitable where he had overall responsibility for the sales of variable annuities to more than 650 broker dealers. During his tenure with AXA, Mr. Meserve oversaw $25 billion in annual variable annuity sales — making AXA a top five ranked annuity company in the country. Mr. Meserve received a Bachelor of Science in Business from Kansas State College and attended the Financial Services College at the Wharton School of Business. He holds his FINRA 6, 7, 24, 26 and 63 licenses.
Meserve は、Stira Capital Markets Group の社長兼 CEO であり、Steadfast Companies の代替的投資商品の販売およびマーケティングの統括と、SCMG の統括の責任を負っています。投資業界で 25 年以上の経験を有する Meserve は、機関投資家および金融仲介業者を通じた生命保険および年金商品、投資信託、私募債の販売流通に関する幅広い経験を有しています。Meserve は、MetLife Investors と Fidelity Investments の両社で流通組織の開発と立ち上げに参画し、その後各市場でトップ 5 に入る成功を収めたグループを統括しました。最も直近では、Meserve は AXA Equitable のシニア バイス プレジデントを務め、650 人以上のブローカー ディーラーへの変額年金の販売を統括していました。AXA の在任期間中、Meserve は年間 250 億ドルにおよぶ変額年金販売を統括し、AXA は国内トップ 5 にランクされました。Meserve は、カンザス州立大学でビジネス学士号を取得し、ウォートン・スクール・オブ・ビジネスの金融サービス大学で学びました。FINRA 6, 7, 24, 26, 63 ライセンスを取得しています。
Ella Shaw Neyland
Ms. Neyland manages our two advisor entities that oversee and manage the three non-traded, public real estate investment trusts (REITs) sponsored by Steadfast Companies. Prior to joining Steadfast, Ms. Neyland was a founder and officer of Thin Centers MD, which provides medically supervised weight loss programs, and Santa Barbara Medical Innovations, LLC, a privately owned company that owns and leases low-level lasers to medical groups. While with Montecito Medical Investment Company, Ms. Neyland advised the company in the acquisition of 43 medical properties with over two million square feet of space in 13 states and advised the affiliate company, Montecito Property Company, in the acquisition of 8,300 apartments in 29 communities. Prior to 2004, Ms. Neyland served as an officer of United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc., Sunrise Housing, LTD, CIBC World Market, and Lincoln Property Company, among others, where she participated in the acquisition, financing and repositioning of commercial real estate assets. Ms. Neyland received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
Neyland は、Steadfast Companies がスポンサーとなっている 2 社の非公開の投資信託 (REIT) 企業を統括管理する 2 社のアドバイザー・エンティティを管理しています。Steadfast への入社以前は Neyland は、医者の監督に基づく減量プログラムを提供する Thin Centers MD、および低レベルのレーザーを所有し医療機関へのリースを行う私有企業である Santa Barbara Medical Innovations, LLC の創立者兼役員でした。Montecito Medical Investment Company では、13 州で 200 万平方フィート以上のスペースを持つ 43 の医療施設の取得、Montecito Property Company では、29 地域での 8,300 軒のアパート物件を取得へのアドバイスに携わりました。2004 年以前は、United Dominion Realty Trust、Inc.、Sunrise Housing, LTD、CIBC World Market、Lincoln Property Company の役員を務め、Lincoln Property Company では商業用不動産資産の取得、資金調達、移転に携わりました。Neyland は、テキサス州サンアントニオのトリニティ大学で金融学士号を取得しました。
Michael C. Brown
Mr. Brown is responsible for overseeing all facets of operations for Steadfast’s growing 38,000 apartment unit portfolio across 19 states including market rate and affordable communities. Mr. Brown has 30 years of real estate management experience with a primary focus in multifamily. Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Brown was Division Vice President for Camden Property Trust for the western US. Mr. Brown has also worked with such firms as Western National Group, The RREEF Funds, Stellar Management and R.W. Selby & Co., Inc.
Brown is a past President for the Orange County Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) and sits on various national committees. He has held various Board of Director positions in California with the Tri-County and San Diego Apartment Associations as well as the Apartment Association of California Southern Cities. Presently, he has been an advisor on the board of the UC Irvine Paul Merage School of Real Estate. Mr. Brown holds a California Broker’s License and an Associate Broker’s License in Colorado.
Mr. Brown earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in business finance from San Diego State University and has earned both his CPM® designation and ARM® certification. Presently, Mr. Brown serves on the IREM® National Executive Committee.
Mr. Gann serves as president of the Global Credit Fund and oversees the day-to-day management. Mr. Gann also serves as Chief Products Officer for Stira Capital Markets Group, is responsible for managing the development of new public and private investment offerings sponsored by Steadfast Companies. He also participates in the Steadfast Investment Committee and interfaces with Steadfast’s selling group partners. Prior to joining Steadfast in 2011, Mr. Gann held positions with KBS and Grubb & Ellis, both of which companies sponsored REIT and direct-placement real estate programs. Before transitioning into sponsorship of syndicated investments, Mr. Gann worked as an attorney primarily in the fields of property taxation and estate planning, which led to his being registered with broker-dealer firms including Citicorp Investment Services and LPL. Mr. Gann was admitted to the California State Bar in June 1997. Mr. Gann received a Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA.
Mr. Stoll is responsible for the originations of all multifamily assets for Steadfast Companies. Mr. Stoll supervises Acquisitions group and oversees the national broker and owner relationships. Mr. Stoll’s team is responsible for asset identification, negotiation, and relationship development to acquire multifamily assets in support of the REIT’s investment objectives. Since joining Steadfast in 2009, Mr. Stoll’s team has successfully identified over $4B billion dollars in asset transactions involving 100+properties Prior to joining Steadfast, Mr. Stoll was in the real estate industry as the owner/operator of a management firm and real estate development company on the central coast of California. Mr. Stoll received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from San Diego State University.
Luis H. Garcia
Mr. Garcia oversees Steadfast Companies’ Mexico real estate activities, including the acquisition and development of resort and commercial properties. Prior to joining Steadfast in 2005, Mr. Garcia was a Partner with KPMG LLP, a U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm for 20 years and in his most recent role with them served as an international tax partner and national director of tax & legal services in their Mexico City office. Mr. Garcia is a graduate of the University of San Diego and is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s, California Society of CPA’s and ULI.
Garcia は、Steadfast Companies のメキシコでの、リゾートおよび商業用不動産の取得と開発を含む不動産活動を統括しています。Garcia は 2005 年に Steadfast に入社する以前は、米国での監査、税務、アドバイザリー サービス会社である KPMG LLP のパートナーとして 20 年にわたり勤務し、最終的にはメキシコ シティー オフィスで国際税務パートナーおよび税務法務担当ナショナル ディレクターを務めていました。Garcia は、サンディエゴ大学を卒業し、米国 CPA 協会、カリフォルニア州 CPA-ULI 協会の会員です。