Dan Silvestri has been the chief executive officer for Silvestri Investments, Inc., a Texas corporation, since its formation in 1986. Silvestri Investments, Inc., acting through affiliated entities, have developed subdivisions, constructed condominium projects, acquired commercial properties and participated in real estate partnerships in Texas and Florida. Subdivisions developed recently in the Houston area include Jordan Ranch and Riverwood. In Florida, the companies have built and sold Oceanwalk with 660 units in New Smyrna Beach and Riverwalk with 240 units in Daytona. The companies own and manage over 65 shopping centers and other commercial income properties with more than 3,300,000 sq. ft. in Texas and Florida.
Professional Degrees and Associations
- B.A. Degree, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida
- Licensed Real Estate Agent, Texas Real Estate Commission
- Member board of directors for Spring Branch Management District
- Member ICBS
Before joining Silvestri Investments in 1990, Jim received his Undergrad in Engineering from The University of Nebraska and continued his education getting his Masters Degree in Accounting from The University of Houston.
Since then, he has become the Chief Financial Officer for Silvestri Investments in which he maintains the Texas and Florida Portfolios.
Mike joined Silvestri Investments in 2013, with over 25 years in of experience in the Commercial Real Estate Industry. As the Director of Real Estate, he oversees all Retail Transactions, day to day Management of the company, and Developments for Silvestri Investments.
Jeff is the Director of Leasing for Silvestri Investments Houston Office. Brock brings more than 30+ years of Retail Experience. Brock, started with Silvestri at the age of 17, where he first started leasing Frank Silvestri’s apartment complexes in the Greater Houston Area. Over the course of the next 30 years he would grow with the company , by performing over a 1,000+ transactions in Retail Leasing & Land Acquisition. Brock is a vital asset to Silvestri and has proven that he can be a true “Closer” in the Houston Market.
Victor has been Licensed Real Estate Agent for 8 years and has been on the Silvestri Leasing Team since 2011. Victor has extensive knowledge in retail leasing and property acquisitions. Making him a asset to the company. His consistency sets him apart from other agents, as he always follows up with clients, and does whatever he can to makes sure his clients feel comfortable while in the leasing process.
Michael has been a Real Estate Advisor for over 10 years working with many retail investors around the Houston Greater Houston area. Michael has been with the company since 2020 and has shown his vast experience in the real estate market to be an asset to the company. He focuses on Sales and Leasing for the retail department at Silvestri Investments Houston Office.
Doreen Hill is the Executive Assistant of CEO & President Dan Silvestri and Office Manager for Silvestri Investment Houston Office. She brings more than 13 years of administrative experience to the table with expertise in scheduling and correspondence. Originally from Belize, Central America, Hill joined the company in 2005 where she started off as a receptionist and worked her way up. As our office manager, Doreen’s touch is found in nearly all aspects of Silvestri Investments Whether we need a file tracked down, managing office equipment, handling telecommunication system or if a client requires immediate assistance, Doreen has proven to be invaluable. She enjoys the ongoing opportunities to learn, grow and fulfill a variety of essential needs in our ever-active Houston office.
Emma Walker joined Silvestri Investments, LLC in 2022 as a Commercial Property Manager. She started her Real Estate career in 1987 on a 609-unit Multi-Family community for one of the largest Multifamily owners of that time. Emma has 35 years experience in the Houston & DFW real estate market in Commercial Property Management, Single – Family Home, and Multi-Family management including LIHTC, REAC, SETH, HOME, and Luxury communities. She has worked hand in hand with NAA, TAA, HUD, TDHCA & The Dept. of Homeland Security. Emma specializes in the day-to-day operations of landlord and tenant relations, customer service, vendor relations, and property improvements. She is trained in complete full charge bookkeeping which include A/P, A/R, Budgets, Owner reports, Variance reports, Banking, Financial reporting, Payroll and all areas of Human Resources. Emma has managed an1000 unit apartment community with 21 employees under her supervision as well as 16 commercial centers and 600 single-family homes all at the same time!
Emma was born in Pasadena, Tx. where she received an American Legion Auxiliary scholarship in high school and furthered her education at Sam Houston State University. She is a Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) through the National Apartment Association, a Certified Occupancy Specialist (COS), an Enterprise Income Verification Specialist (EIVS), and a Tax Credit Specialist (TSC) through the National Center for Housing Management specializing in affordable/low-income housing. Emma is also a Notary Public.
Emma is actively the Vice President of her local American Legion Ladies Auxiliary where she has a strong passion for helping veterans that fought for her freedom. She is a member of the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo and the Pasadena Livestock Show & Rodeo where she enjoys volunteer work to help the youth of today. Emma even raised a grand champion pig in high school! A country girl at heart who grew up Rodeoing. Emma participates in many charity events and is a breast cancer survivor. She is the baby of 9 and is the proud mother of a 35-year-old son. Emma loves to travel and hopes to retire and move to Hawaii one day 😊
Lan has been Working for Silvestri Investments, Inc since 1998. She likes to work with anything pertaining to numbers, formulas, and statistics. Her Daily task include Handling A/P, A/R, and payroll for the entire Company.
Keely Gilmore is the Assistant Controller for Silvestri Investments for the Texas and Florida properties and has been with the company since January 2022. Keely brings more than thirty years of accounting experience from multiple industries including Hotel, Apartment & Commercial Property Management, Risk Management and O&G downstream.
Keely is a native Houstonian and received her BBA in Accounting from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX. She is also a graduate from the Fighting Mighty Mustangs at North Shore High School on the east side of Houston.
Even though she has only been here a short time, she has made a big impact.
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