Team Spirit

We are proud of the long tenure of so many team members.  Everyone at our home office has served for at least five years, some for over ten years!

On site many of the team, approximately 25%, have over three years, several over five years and one who has been with us since we opened our doors.

Congratulations

Congratulations to the 2013 Distinguished Service Award Recipients!

DEL has recognized the following top leaders.

Jose Reyes
Maintenance Supervisor

Andrea Hetzler
Property Manager

Lorena Ataides
Accounting Team

Our Team
Donald Lippman, President
DEL Development Corporation was established by Donald Lippman in 1992 and has been actively involved in real estate acquisition, investment, development and property management. Since 1992 DEL has been involved in the acquisition of over 30 properties and currently directs the property management of over 3400 apartment units. Prior to establishing DEL, Donald was the Director of Multifamily Asset Management for a west coast capital management firm where he was involved in numerous apartment acquisitions, directed several renovations and developed a specialty in real estate turnarounds.
 
Matthew Hicks, Vice President
Matthew joined DEL in 1996, and has years of hands on experience in finance, acquisition, development, renovation and operation of multi-family assets. Prior to joining DEL, Matthew had over 10 years of experience in commercial banking with Wachovia Corporation as a Vice President and manager in the Commercial Mortgage Division. Matthew was active in providing construction and permanent financing in the apartment, retail, office and industrial markets, and developed a specialty with real estate workouts and managing the disposition of REO assets.
 
Betsy Dearing, Controller
Betsy is responsible for every aspect of the accounting and administration for each managed property as well as the smooth running of the Corporate Office. Betsy joined the DEL team in 2002 after relocating from Connecticut. Prior to that she worked in property management accounting, administration, and property management software for nearly 15 years. In 2004 she received the DEL Outstanding Leadership Award.
 
Sandra A. Zuniga, Area Manager
Sandra joined the DEL team in 1998 as an Assistant Manager. She has been the Property Manager at several of DEL's managed sites and now serves as an Area Manager for several residential properties in the DEL portfolio. Prior to joining the DEL team, Sandra had five years of experience onsite, starting as a Leasing Agent and working up to Assistant Manager. She is a five time recipient of the DEL Distinguished Service Award.
 
Kenna Rominger, Area Manager
Kenna joined the DEL team in 2002 as a Property Manager. After seeing her property through a very successful renovation she now serves as Area Manager for several residential properties. Prior to joining DEL, Kenna had 10 years of experience in property management. She was an Area Manager for another property management company when she stepped back to join DEL as a Property Manager in order to learn DEL's systems. In 2007 she received the DEL Distinguished Service Award.
 
Ivette Flecha-Garrett
Ivette joined the DEL team in 2006 as an Assistant Manager.  She quickly moved in the role of Accounts Receivable Manager for our corporate office in 2007.  Ivette is a vital part of the DEL family as she assists all of our communities in the training of onsite team members to successfully navigate and understand our computer software.  She brings with her an accounting degree from The University of Puerto Rico and has been the recipient of two DEL Distinguished Service Awards.
 


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