Meet the Team

  • Executive

    Chris R. Bright

    Chris R. Bright

    CEO - Board of Managers
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    Chris R. Bright
    972-410-6501
    Chris R. Bright

    Chris R. Bright

    CEO - Board of Managers

    Biography

    Chris Bright is the CEO and member of board of managers for Bright Realty. Mr. Bright, along with his partner and brother, Clay Bright, oversee Bright Realty and its parent company Bright Industries. The brothers work together to lead the daily activities of Bright Industries which was founded in the 1950s by their father, the late H.R. "Bum" Bright, former Dallas Cowboys owner and businessman. Bright Industries services include real estate development, home building operations, golf operations, financial services and corporate hospitality.

    Mr. Bright holds a B.A. from the University of Dallas and began his career with STM Mortgage Company, where he supervised STM's real estate construction lending operations, and commercial loan placement and underwriting.

    Mr. Bright has been active in several Dallas charitable and civic organizations including A Weekend to Wipe Out Cancer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas and the McKinney Avenue Trolley Association. He serves on the board of directors for the University of Dallas, Bright Industries, Bright Realty, and American Legend Homes.
    Clay V.N. Bright

    Clay V.N. Bright

    Board of Managers
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    Clay V.N. Bright
    972-410-6502
    Clay V.N. Bright

    Clay V.N. Bright

    Board of Managers

    Biography

    Clay Bright is a member of Bright Realty's board of managers and manages the operations of Bright Industries. As president of Bright Industries, Mr. Bright oversees real estate investing, commercial banking, mortgage banking, domestic oil and gas investing, equipment leasing, insurance and home building, and farming and ranching operations, with a focus on operational structure, asset and cash management, strategic planning, tax optimization, safety and soundness.

    Mr. Bright holds a B.S. in industrial distribution from Texas A&M University, is involved in local charitable organizations and has actively been involved in Boy Scouts of America. He serves on the board of directors for Bright Industries, American Legend Homes, the Easterwood Foundation and previously the Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University.

    Mr. Bright has four grown children, five grandchildren and resides in Castle Hills. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, fishing and golf.
    Eric Stanley

    Eric Stanley

    President & Chief Operating Officer - Board of Managers
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    Eric Stanley
    972-410-6600
    Eric Stanley

    Eric Stanley

    President & Chief Operating Officer - Board of Managers

    Biography

    Eric Stanley is president and chief operating officer for Bright Realty and member of its Board of Managers. Mr. Stanley began his real estate career in 1981 managing his family's real estate development business. He originally joined Bright Realty in 1986 in a management position overseeing Bright Realty's multiple real estate investments. In 1989, Mr. Stanley joined the Trammel Crow Company in a senior management position responsible for the 1.5 million square foot-plus Bank of Oklahoma high-rise tower. From 1996 to 2004, he managed an Austin commercial development company, directing the development, management and sales of more than one million square feet of class A office, commercial and retail shopping space and $10 million-plus in lease transactions. He returned to Bright Realty in 2004 where he has since overseen the development, leasing and management of a number of retail, mixed-use, office and multi-family projects involving millions of square feet, as well as hundreds of land transactions related to single-family lots and commercial properties.

    Mr. Stanley is past president elect of Tulsa's Institution of Real Estate Management organization (IREM) and vice president of Tulsa's Building Owners and Management Association organization (BOMA). He has held an Institute of Real Estate Management's Certified Property Manager designation since 1993 and is a licensed Texas and Oklahoma real estate broker.

    Mr. Stanley is married with three grown children and resides in Castle Hills. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, golf and spending time with his family.

    Keegan Smith

    Keegan Smith

    Chief Financial Officer
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    Keegan Smith
    972-410-6504
    Keegan Smith

    Keegan Smith

    Chief Financial Officer

    Biography

    Keegan Smith is the chief financial officer for Bright Realty. As chief financial officer, she is responsible for strategic planning, managing the finance and accounting operations, securing equity and debt financing for development projects, along with managing banking relationships.

    She joined the company in 2008 and most recently held the position as executive vice president ? finance. In her previous role, she was primarily responsible for real estate project analysis supporting the development and financing of over $442 million in commercial and residential projects, including but not limited to existing income-producing properties, multi-family project development and single-family residential lot development.

    Prior to joining Bright Realty, Ms. Smith held positions with JLL (formally The Staubach Company), Lennox Industries and Ryan, LLC. Ms. Smith is a graduate of Texas A&M University where she earned a bachelor of science in finance from the Mays Business School and is an active member of CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women). Ms. Smith is married with two young boys who keep her very active.
    Keegan Smith

    Keegan Smith

    Chief Financial Officer

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  • Development

    Lucas Patterson

    Lucas Patterson

    Executive Vice President
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    Lucas Patterson
    972-410-6523
    Lucas Patterson

    Lucas Patterson

    Executive Vice President

    Biography

    As executive vice president for Bright Realty, Lucas Patterson oversees real estate development. Mr. Patterson and his team are responsible for managing the day-to-day commercial development activities for over 500 acres of the Bright family farm land along with numerous retail pad sites in the DFW metroplex. Mr. Patterson has over 17 years of real estate industry experience specializing in retail development and leasing. He holds a master in business administration with a concentration in real estate finance from The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas in Austin.

    Prior to joining Bright Realty in 2011, Mr. Patterson worked with Lincoln Property Company for six years, leasing and managing over 2.5 million square feet of Lincoln Property Company developments and third party accounts including the Shops at the Galleria, a 500,000 square foot power center in southwest Austin, and the re-development of Northcross Mall in central Austin. Mr. Patterson is also a licensed Texas Real Estate agent.

    Mr. Patterson is married with three school-aged children. In his spare time, he enjoys attending his children's activities and University of Texas sporting events.
    Lucas Patterson

    Lucas Patterson

    Executive Vice President

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    Jay Adamowitz

    Jay Adamowitz

    Development Manager
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    Jay Adamowitz
    972-410-6602
    Jay Adamowitz

    Jay Adamowitz

    Development Manager

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    Robert Evans

    Robert Evans

    Development Manager
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    Robert Evans
    972-410-6591
    Robert Evans

    Robert Evans

    Development Manager

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    Ana Uribe

    Ana Uribe

    Assistant Development Manager
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    Ana Uribe
    972-410-6571
    Ana Uribe

    Ana Uribe

    Assistant Development Manager

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    Casandra Stallings

    Casandra Stallings

    Development Coordinator
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    Casandra Stallings
    972-410-6598
    Casandra Stallings

    Casandra Stallings

    Development Coordinator

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  • Construction

    Parker Bright

    Parker Bright

    Executive Vice President
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    Parker Bright
    972-410-6555
    Parker Bright

    Parker Bright

    Executive Vice President

    Biography

    As executive vice president for Bright Realty, Parker Bright oversees commercial construction activities. Mr. Bright and his team are responsible for facilitating the coordination between Bright Realty's development team and third party general contractors for over $350 million in commercial developments. Mr. Bright joined the company in 2006 working in retail property management and transitioned into retail and hospitality construction management. In 2010, he oversaw the renovation of The Lakes at Castle Hill's country club golf course and clubhouse which included a resort-style pool, tennis facility, and fitness and wellness center. Additionally, he sits on the board of the Castle Hill's Master Association and its affiliated boards.
    Mr. Bright is a graduate of Texas A&M University and a licensed real estate broker in Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado. In his free time he enjoys watching Texas Aggies football and participating in outdoor activities including hunting and fishing.
    Parker Bright

    Parker Bright

    Executive Vice President

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    Gary Grossman

    Gary Grossman

    Senior Vice President - Construction
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    Gary Grossman
    972-410-6516
    Gary Grossman

    Gary Grossman

    Senior Vice President - Construction

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    Brian Storm

    Brian Storm

    Senior Construction Manager
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    Brian Storm
    972-410-6544
    Brian Storm

    Brian Storm

    Senior Construction Manager

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    Kenny Frugé

    Kenny Frugé

    Senior Facilities Engineer
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    Kenny Frugé
    972-410-6582
    Kenny Frugé

    Kenny Frugé

    Senior Facilities Engineer

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    Benton Smith

    Benton Smith

    Project Manager
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    Benton Smith
    972-410-6588
    Benton Smith

    Benton Smith

    Project Manager

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  • Brokerage

    Britton Lankford

    Britton Lankford

    Senior Vice President
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    Britton Lankford
    972-410-6597
    Britton Lankford

    Britton Lankford

    Senior Vice President

    Biography

    Britton has more than ten years of commercial real estate experience in Texas, Oklahoma and North Carolina. Prior to joining the Bright team in 2011, Britton worked for Century 21 Commercial in retail project leasing, managing 13 agents and handling retail tenant representation. Prior to Century 21 Commercial, he worked at Cross Development, overseeing all aspects of Wal-Mart Super Center shadowed retail projects with site selection and leasing for over 4 years.

    The majority of his retail brokerage consists of Third Party Retail leasing and retail tenant representation. Landlords he has worked with include Glenborough, Greenway Investments. Meridian Bank, State Bank and Trust, CME Development, Thompson National Properties, Eagle Equity, Mark R. Smith Co, Cawley Partners, Windmill Development, Victory Group, RTG Capital and more. Currently he is leasing high profile developments such as the mixed use development The Realm at Castle Hills, and Stonebriar Commons in Frisco. His tenant representation work includes clients such as RaceTrac, WingStop, Anytime Fitness, Waxing the City, Papa Murphy Pizza, Long Prairie Dental, II Brothers’ Grill & Bar, Spirit Halloween, Soul Fire Pizza, and more. For the past six years, Britton has focused on new construction retail in high income communities that cater to national retail and medical tenants. Currently he is overseeing 1.2 Million sf or commercial property for lease and 785 acres for sale for future commercial development.

    Lankford is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of Texas, a member of North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors and the International Council of Shopping Centers. He was born and raised in North Texas and has lived in Plano since 2002 with his wife and two boys. He graduated from The University of Texas.
    Britton Lankford

    Britton Lankford

    Senior Vice President

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    Edina Radoncic

    Edina Radoncic

    Vice President
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    Edina Radoncic
    972-410-6561
    Edina Radoncic

    Edina Radoncic

    Vice President

    Biography

    Edina serves as vice president for Bright Realty focused on Castle Hill's premiere living neighborhood, Enchanted Hill, situated in the heart of the community, offering expansive lots for custom homes overlooking The Lakes golf course. Additionally, she oversees new condominium sales for Bright Realty. Edina previously worked for Bright Industries as service director for The Lakes at Castle Hills. As service director, she hired, trained, and developed the front of house staff.

    Edina also worked as a leasing professional for Discovery Castle Hills. Edina is currently completing her degree at The University of North Texas and in her spare time volunteers for the Birthday Project, whose mission is to bring joy to homeless children. She also enjoys traveling and exploring her hometown city of Dallas.
    Edina Radoncic

    Edina Radoncic

    Vice President

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    Nick Miller

    Nick Miller

    Vice President
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    Nick Miller
    972-410-6566
    Nick Miller

    Nick Miller

    Vice President

    Biography

    Nick serves as a Vice President to the Bright Realty brokerage team with a focus on retail leasing, landlord and tenant representation, and investment sales. Prior to Bright Realty, Nick worked as an investment sales associate, with Marcus & Millichap, specializing in single tenant retail properties. Nick received his bachelor's degree in Finance from Louisiana State University. In his spare time, Nick enjoys running and, as a Dallas native, volunteering with Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity.
    Nick Miller

    Nick Miller

    Vice President

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    Mindy Youm

    Mindy Youm

    Associate
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    Mindy Youm
    972-410-6518
    Mindy Youm

    Mindy Youm

    Associate

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  • Finance

    Amber Gurney

    Amber Gurney

    Finance Manager
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    Amber Gurney
    972-410-6584
    Amber Gurney

    Amber Gurney

    Finance Manager

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    Connor O'Neal

    Connor O'Neal

    Senior Financial Analyst
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    Connor O'Neal
    972-410-6576
    Connor O'Neal

    Connor O'Neal

    Senior Financial Analyst

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    Reid Dedear

    Reid Dedear

    Financial Analyst
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    Reid Dedear
    972-410-6520
    Reid Dedear

    Reid Dedear

    Financial Analyst

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  • Accounting

    Jody Blanchard

    Jody Blanchard

    Controller
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    Jody Blanchard
    972-410-6614
    Jody Blanchard

    Jody Blanchard

    Controller

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    Shikher Verma

    Shikher Verma

    Accountant
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    Shikher Verma
    972-410-6533
    Shikher Verma

    Shikher Verma

    Accountant

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    Elizabeth Redemann

    Elizabeth Redemann

    Accountant
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    Elizabeth Redemann
    972-410-6505
    Elizabeth Redemann

    Elizabeth Redemann

    Accountant

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    Sara Song

    Sara Song

    Accountant
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    Sara Song
    972-410-6603
    Sara Song

    Sara Song

    Accountant

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    Lori Ely

    Lori Ely

    Accounting Associate
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    Lori Ely
    972-410-6513
    Lori Ely

    Lori Ely

    Accounting Associate

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    Cheyenne Redemann

    Cheyenne Redemann

    Accounting Associate
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    Cheyenne Redemann
    972-410-6577
    Cheyenne Redemann

    Cheyenne Redemann

    Accounting Associate

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  • Marketing

    Allissa Payne

    Allissa Payne

    Vice President of Marketing
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    Allissa Payne
    972-410-6519
    Allissa Payne

    Allissa Payne

    Vice President of Marketing

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    Sarah Hamilton

    Sarah Hamilton

    Marketing Specialist
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    Sarah Hamilton
    972-410-6469
    Sarah Hamilton

    Sarah Hamilton

    Marketing Specialist

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    Brieonna Wall

    Brieonna Wall

    Social Media Coordinator
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    Brieonna Wall
    972-410-6509
    Brieonna Wall

    Brieonna Wall

    Social Media Coordinator

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  • Asset & Property Management

    Scott Loposer

    Scott Loposer

    Vice President- Asset Management
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    Scott Loposer
    972-410-6564
    Scott Loposer

    Scott Loposer

    Vice President- Asset Management

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    Zach Bright

    Zach Bright

    Assistant Asset Manager
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    Zach Bright

    Zach Bright

    Zach Bright

    Assistant Asset Manager

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    Deana Incremona

    Deana Incremona

    Senior Property Manager
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    Deana Incremona
    972-410-6580
    Deana Incremona

    Deana Incremona

    Senior Property Manager

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    Catherine Barrows

    Catherine Barrows

    Property Manager
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    Catherine Barrows
    972-410-6550
    Catherine Barrows

    Catherine Barrows

    Property Manager

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    Destiny Wilson

    Destiny Wilson

    Assistant Property Manager
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    Destiny Wilson
    972.899.4050
    Destiny Wilson

    Destiny Wilson

    Assistant Property Manager

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  • Home Owners Association

    Retta Rosi

    Retta Rosi

    Vice President - Association Management
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    Retta Rosi
    972-410-6583
    Retta Rosi

    Retta Rosi

    Vice President - Association Management

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    Krissy Kelly

    Krissy Kelly

    Assistant Association Manager
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    Krissy Kelly
    972-410-6527
    Krissy Kelly

    Krissy Kelly

    Assistant Association Manager

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  • Executive Support

    Shelby Acosta

    Shelby Acosta

    Executive Assistant
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    Shelby Acosta

    Shelby Acosta

    Shelby Acosta

    Executive Assistant

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    Kathleen Dolan

    Kathleen Dolan

    Executive Assistant
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    Kathleen Dolan
    972-410-6515
    Kathleen Dolan

    Kathleen Dolan

    Executive Assistant

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    Arielle Goldstein

    Arielle Goldstein

    Executive Assistant
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    Arielle Goldstein
    972-410-6526
    Arielle Goldstein

    Arielle Goldstein

    Executive Assistant

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