Steve is an entrepreneurial leader with 20+ years of CFO, commercial banking, and real estate development experience. His expertise extends to all real estate product types including home building, retail, office, multi-family, industrial, and land development.
Steve started his career in public accounting at Ernst and Young. After becoming a CPA and graduating from Texas Tech University with an MBA, he accepted a position with Wells Fargo Bank. As a senior real estate lender at Wells Fargo, he financed over $650 million in commercial and residential real estate projects over a 10-year period. In the mid-1990s, he owned and managed a successful technology company (New Horizons Computer Learning Centers) before becoming CFO of Pacific Mountain Partners, a residential real estate developer in Northern California. Since then, Steve has been CFO for three real estate developers, most recently with Gracepoint Homes in the Greater Houston Area.