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Central to TDC’s success is the executive team who ultimately attracts the highest talent construction and management group of professionals in the business. TDC recruits the brightest, most qualified staff and works closely with them to encourage independent thoughts and ideas. The result is a foundation built on experience and trust that inspires loyalty and teamwork between employees, suppliers and contractors. Meet the dedicated executive leadership team that strives to make TDC the best place to work.


  • Jack Dinerstein

    Chief Executive Officer and Partner

    With forty-four years of real estate experience, Jack oversees TDC’s development, construction, and management divisions. Currently, TDC has over $1,000,000,000 under construction and development, predominantly in Southern California and Texas. Jack is a member of the Apartment Association Hall of Fame, a past vice-president of the National Apartment Association and Director of the Houston Division of the World President’s Organization.

  • Tom Caltagirone

    Chief Operating Officer and Partner

    As a Certified Public Accountant, Tom brings over thirty-five years of financial and accounting experience to TDC and is responsible for all of the company’s legal and accounting activities. During his tenure, he has structured over $4 billion in partnerships and joint ventures and sold over $3 billion worth of multifamily and condominium product. Tom has served on the Board of Directors and Executive Committees of the Houston Museum of Natural Science and St. Joseph Hospital.

  • Brian Dinerstein

    President and Partner

    Brian is responsible for generating all acquisitions and development business including capital structure, market focus and site selection. Prior to working for TDC, he worked at Wells Fargo and Internet Capital Group. Brian serves as the President of the National Multifamily Housing Council’s Student Housing Division as well as sitting on its Board of Directors. In addition, he is active in the Urban Land Institute’s Multifamily Silver Council and YPO.

  • John Caltagirone

    Chief Investment Officer and Partner

    John is a Partner as well as Chief Investment Officer of all TDC operating companies. John’s primary responsibilities include all property dispositions and financing activities, as well as overseeing all company operations. In addition, John plays a prominent role in developing the Company’s strategic growth plans. John is a member of the National Multi Housing Council’s Board of Directors and the ULI University Development Student Housing Council where he serves as Vice Chair. Before joining TDC, John worked at Lend Lease Real Estate Investments in Dallas, Texas. John graduated from The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business.

  • Brad Dinerstein

    Managing Partner, Development & Construction

    Brad has been directly involved in the design and construction of over 9,500 multi-family units in multiple markets throughout California, Arizona, Colorado, Texas, and the Southeastern United States.  Brad’s primary responsibilities include overseeing TDC’s construction division as well as managing design efforts for the company’s student housing and market rate developments.  Brad is a licensed contractor in the states of Arizona, California, Nevada, Arkansas, and Florida as well as a LEED AP with the US Green Building Council. A graduate of The University of Georgia, Brad began his career working in construction management with Atlanta based Perennial Properties. Brad is involved in numerous charitable organizations throughout Houston and currently holds a position on the Governing Board of Casa de Esperanza.

  • Josh Vasbinder

    West Coast Partner

    Based in Solana Beach, Mr. Vasbinder’s primary responsibilities include identifying, negotiating and acquiring development opportunities throughout the Western US. Since joining the company in 2008, he has been responsible for the acquisition and development of over 3,200 residential units with a valuation over $1.2B. He is currently active in a number of markets, including Los Angeles, Santa Monica, San Diego and Austin. He is a member of the San Diego Building Industry Association and the Mission Valley Planning Group.

  • Matthew Schildt

    Mountain Regional Partner

    The Dinerstein Companies (TDC) has hired Matthew Schildt as the Rocky Mountain Regional Partner based in Denver, CO. In his role, Schildt will source all new development and acquisition opportunities in Utah, Colorado, and Arizona and will work hand in hand with our California team. Matthew joins TDC after ten years with Trammell Crow Residential, most recently serving as the Managing Director for TCR in Denver. While at TCR, Matthew was successful in leading over $800 million in new developments in Colorado with notable projects in popular infill neighborhoods such as Uptown, West Highland, Sloan’s Lake, Cherry Creek and Boulder.

  • Jared Ford

    President of Construction & Partner

    Jared is responsible for leading our efforts in design and construction management for our nationwide portfolio. Utilizing experience gained from overseeing the design and construction of nearly 20,000 apartment units and 750,000 sf of office and retail at TDC along with previous stops at Crescent Communities and Fortune Johnson General Contractors, he drives our team and projects to be executed successfully. Jared is the chairman of the NMHC Design & Construction Committee, and is an active member of ABC and ULI.

  • Clay Hicks

    President of Management Division

    Clay is responsible for the operational oversight of all multifamily properties for TDC. Prior to joining TDC, Clay was a Managing Director for Greystar where he helped direct the operations of over 40,000 units of real estate operations in the Central South Region. Clay is a graduate of Texas A&M University. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for both the Texas Apartment Association and Houston Apartment Association, where he was named to the inaugural "Forty Under 40" class.

  • Mike Brown

    Chief Financial Officer

    Mike has over twenty-three years of experience, including public accounting and corporate financial positions.
    Mike is a graduate of Texas A&M University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

  • David Glaser

    Chief Accounting Officer

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  • Michelle Haun

    General Counsel

    Michelle serves as General Counsel for TDC and manages the legal affairs for all TDC operating companies. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Finance and the University of Texas School of Law. Prior to joining TDC, Michelle worked at Houston based real estate investment firm Lionstone Investments and practiced real estate law at the Austin and Houston offices of Jackson Walker LLP.

Leadership Team

  • Adam Beck

    Vice President of Acquisitions and Development

  • Curtis Burnett

    Vice President of Pre-Development

  • Brandon Nichols

    Assistant Vice President of Pre-Development

  • Lynton Smith

    Pre-Development Associate

  • Shawn Bertrand

    Vice President of Construction

  • Brad Prudhomme

    Vice President of Construction

  • Robert Durbin

    Director of Pre-Construction

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  • Wendy Morgan

    Development Accounting Manager

  • Kelley Wyatt

    Interior Design and Corporate Experience Director

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  • Merideth Savoie

    Vice President, Marketing and Management Services

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  • Joslin Aquino

    Director of Customer Experience

  • Jacob Kosior

    National Director of Student Development

  • Aryne Bailey

    Portfolio Director

  • Amber McCoy

    Portfolio Director

  • Amy Snodgrass

    Portfolio Director

  • Veronica Maes

    Portfolio Director

  • Crystal Jackson

    Portfolio Director

  • Keely Park

    Portfolio Director

  • Robert Smith

    Controller Management Division

  • Cheri Henry

    Construction Division Controller

  • Jeff Magee

    Director of Human Resources

  • Dale Parrott

    Director of Information Technology