Dan Metzger

Dan Metzger

As Chief Operating Officer at Brinkman, Dan Metzger leads portfolio strategy and performance, providing vision for high-performing teams to execute with operational excellence and cross-functional awareness. His role includes oversight of the investor relations, operations and asset management functions of the company.

Dan’s experience in the industry spans nearly 25 years and includes expertise in capital markets, development, acquisitions, investor relations, and asset management. He has worked at a broad range of commercial real estate organizations, including development firms, a mortgage banking firm, a REIT and a private equity firm.

He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Pete Yoo

As Chief Financial Officer for Brinkman, Pete Yoo executes financial planning and analysis for Brinkman operating entities and properties, in addition to managing all of the accounting related to Brinkman's portfolio of properties. He has spent his career working in real estate accounting across various states. His background includes managing a team of accountants at a real estate management company in Chicago as well as a history working at real estate investment trust (REIT) firms. Throughout his time in the industry, he has worked in both Boston and Chicago.

Pete holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Tulane University in New Orleans as well as a master’s degree in Business Administration from DePaul University in Chicago.

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Kevin Brinkman

Kevin Brinkman is Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Brinkman Real Estate. In addition to growing the company to over $560 million in real estate investments, Kevin led the charge to becoming one of the first B Corp certified real estate companies.

As CEO, Kevin leads the overall vision and strategy of the company. He cultivates investor partnerships through predictable results and transparent communication. He fosters an environment of innovation that creates collective success for internal and external stakeholders.

Kevin holds a master’s degree in Real Estate Finance from the University of Denver and a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado in Boulder.

He is a member of YPO and currently serves on the advisory board for the Institute for The Built Environment at Colorado State University, which advances the development of healthy, thriving built environments. Kevin was honored as one of the Top 25 Influential Young Professionals in Colorado by ColoradoBiz Magazine and as an inductee into the Colorado State University Real Estate Hall of Fame.

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Jason Decker

Jason Decker is the Director of Asset Management for Brinkman Real Estate. He brings more than 15 years of experience in direct asset management across various asset types including multi-family, hospitality, office, and retail. His expertise includes leading teams through geographic growth with specific experience across the western United States.

As the Director of Asset Management for Brinkman, Jason provides oversight in all levels of asset performance including day-to-day operations, financial analysis, marketing strategy, renovation/redevelopment, and CapEx execution.

Jason has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Colorado State University in Fort Collins.

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Easton Enge

As Brinkman’s Director of Pursuit and Transaction Management, Easton leads efforts to identify and pursue acquisition, disposition, and refinance opportunities. This includes playing a key role in business plan formation and execution, as well as monitoring the capital markets to determine an asset’s best course of action throughout the investment horizon. He also oversees the due diligence and closing processes.

Easton’s background includes extensive work in financial analysis for real estate investments. He has worked for brokerage and financial institutions as well as private real estate firms. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Real Estate. He has also completed a Masters in Real Estate Finance & Development from Georgetown University.


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Brett Silverstein

Brett Silverstein is Brinkman Real Estate's Chief Acquisitions Officer, responsible for overseeing the company's aggressive acquisitions strategy throughout Colorado and the Mountain States Region. Silverstein’s extensive background in the real estate industry made him a perfect fit for this leadership position. His background includes business development, consulting and asset management expertise with a focus on hospitality and multi-family product types, two of the asset classes the company will be pursuing aggressively in coming months. Most recently, he was a leader on the Investments team at an international multi-family developer headquartered in Atlanta, Ga.

Brett Silverstein has had a successful career in the industry and his most recent accomplishments are vast, including:

  • Leading the acquisition of over $1.18 billion in real estate in just over three years, adding up to over 4,500 units and 16 assets in Colo. and Ariz.
  • Leading the asset management of 19 properties representing $1.5 billion in market value
  • Overseeing more than $30 million in ongoing construction projects
  • Helping Cortland enter the Phoenix, Ariz. Market and expand to 10 managed assets


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Brandy Natalzia

Brandy is the Senior Counsel for Brinkman Real Estate. She guides and executes all legal aspects of our business and provides legal advice and direction to the executive, development, leasing, and real estate management teams. Brandy is responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the Transaction Manager and the Legal Assistant to ensure priorities and goals are met.

Brandy received her Juris Doctor degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. Her career experience includes five years of commercial real estate and business transaction work in Northern Colorado.

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Stephanie Ashley

As a Director of Marketing & Communications for Brinkman, Stephanie Ashley leads internal and external marketing of Brinkman and associated brands including public relations efforts, communication planning, inbound marketing, and branding. She has over a decade of experience in integrated marketing and PR across several industries.

Stephanie has a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies from James Madison University and a master’s degree in Journalism & Technical Communication from Colorado State University.

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