David Marcinkowski

Dave began his multifamily career in 1992 working for Ed Rose & Sons, a company that managed 17,000 of their own class B and C units. In 1996, Dave moved to Chicago-based Marquette Management, a manager of mainly Class “A” apartments owned primarily by institutional investors. While at Marquette, he restructured the entire operational system and accounting infrastructure through the implementation of Yardi software and other technologies. Dave joined The Madera Companies in 2004 to become its head of management operations.

Dave is a graduate of Albion College in Michigan where he received a degree in Economics with a concentration in Accounting. He also has a Masters in Project Management.


Charles Young

Charles began his career in the ownership and management of multi-family investments in 1991. In 1996 he resigned his position with Hoffmann La Roche, a Fortune 500 Company, to enter multi-family full time. Charles’ leadership initiated the transformation of the management company from a smaller owner/operator into a fully integrated management organization with the systems and infrastructure to support 6,000 units at its peak.

Charles is a regular speaker/facilitator for national industry education events. He also serves as the president of the Lubbock Apartment Association and currently is on the Board of Directors for the Lubbock Apartment Association and the Texas Apartment Association.


Alton Smith

Prior to joining Madera in 2009, Alton was a principal in Egenbacher Development Services, developing commercial real estate projects for investors. The most recent development was a 208-unit multifamily project in Lubbock. Prior to that, Alton was Associate Chief Financial Officer of the Texas Tech University System, where he was responsible for the offices of Investments, Debt, Risk Management, and accounting and finance for the Texas Tech Foundation.

Alton worked in the corporate headquarters of Lubbock-based Furr’s Cafeterias from 1974 until it relocated to Dallas in 1999. He served in various positions, including Tax Director, Controller, Treasurer, and Vice President of Finance, as well as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of publicly-traded (NYSE) Furr’s/Bishop’s, Inc. Alton holds a BBA degree in accounting from Texas Tech University and is a Certified Public Accountant.


Gary Hall

Since beginning his investment career in 1997, Gary has focused exclusively on the acquisition and redevelopment of multifamily assets for the Madera portfolio. Gary has overseen the due diligence, financial analysis and investment strategy implementation for over $100 Million of multifamily investment property. He has also manages the construction process on most of Madera’s significant rehabilitation projects.

Gary received his Bachelor of Science in Construction from Texas A&M University and holds an MBA in Finance from Texas Tech University.


Jeffery Lowry

President of Operations

Jeff is a U.S. Army Veteran having served in the Army Security Agency. He began his career in the multifamily industry as a porter in 1979 and moved into maintenance services and supervision. He later became a building manager of a privately owned student housing facility. Not long after, he began his own remodel construction company and spent time as a Real Estate Appraiser. Jeff reentered the multifamily industry in 1989 as a property supervisor handling multifamily, office, and retail management responsibilities. He became a Real Estate Broker in 1992 and successfully moved into Senior Executive roles within the multifamily industry. Jeff came to Madera Residential in 2012 as the President of Operations.

In addition, Jeff has served in voluntary leadership roles with the Lubbock Apartment Association (LAA), Texas Apartment Association (TAA), and the National Apartment Association (NAA). He has served as President of LAA and TAA along with numerous other committee, boards and executive positions. Jeff is a faculty member of the NAA Education Institute as well as a Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS). He is currently serving as an officer on the Executive Committee with NAA.


Lisa McDonald

Regional Portfolio Director


Cody Boggs

Regional Portfolio Director


Cayce Coon

Regional Portfolio Director


Char McCurdy

Vice President/Business Development


Cynthia Barksdale

Vice President/Business Development


Bill McCurdy

Regional Director of Maintenance and Construction Services


Rene Davis

Human Resources Director


Barbara Botkin

Accounting Director


Brigitte Nixon

Special Projects Director

Leadership at Madera Residential