Our Executive Leadership Team
Our strong Executive Leadership Team encourages both work and personal growth.
There’s a very good reason why the employees at DLP are so happy, and why DLP has been voted one of the top places to work for.
Don has 11 + years of real estate experience and has closed more than 6,000 real estate transactions totaling more than $850,000,000, including more than 1,000 acquisitions. Don is ranked by the Wall Street Journal as one of the Top 10 Real Estate Professionals in the country and #1 in all of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Don is also CEO of DLP Realty and is one of the most recognizable names in the world of real estate. Don is endorsed by Bobby Gunther Walsh and personalities on radio stations such as Cat Country, B-104, ESPN, and 99 the Hawk. You also may have seen Don on CNBC, Fox News, or MSNBC. Don studied Finance and Marketing at Drexel University.
Robert has 35 years experience in the commercial, retail and multi-family residential real estate industry as an accounting and finance professional with extensive asset management experience. Robert served for 10 years as the Vice President of Finance and Information Technologies at the Buckeye Companies, the largest full service commercial office building owner, contractor, property management, brokerage and automobile parking group of companies in Beverly Hills, California. He was the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer for Malibu Bay Company, the largest commercial land owner and retail developer in Malibu, where he also served as the Director of Leasing for 10 years. He has had additional experience with high-end multi-family residential properties and condominium conversion projects. Robert spent 12 years as the General Manager and Chief Financial Officer of Citinational-Buckeye Building Company where he planned and directed the abatement, retro-fit, reconstruction and was successful in achieving the 100% lease-up of a major 25 story high-rise office building in downtown Los Angeles. Robert has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and was named 2017 CFO of the Year by Lehigh Valley Business.
Senior Vice President/Chief Legal Counsel
Barry brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to DLP Capital Advisors. Barry received his B.A. degree in Letters, Arts and Sciences from Pennsylvania State University and his J.D. Degree from The Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University in 2001. Barry is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Bucks County Bar Association. Barry has extensive experience in real estate and previously spent 8 years as in-house counsel for a very large regional real estate brokerage. His areas of practice include residential and commercial real estate, landlord representation, litigation, land acquisitions/development/zoning matters, construction and contractor matters, business formations and general business issues. Barry also serves as an expert witness on issues relating to the standard of care of real estate brokers in real estate transactions.
Senior VP of Construction
Larry has 40 years experience in the construction industry including new construction, developmental, commercial, and home renovations. Larry owned and operated multiple construction companies prior to joining DLP Builders, and has built over 2,000 homes ground up and completed more than $200 million in residential and commercial construction. Larry has studied business and has a Business Administration degree and also is a recipient of the Who’s Who Award for Building & Design. He is married to Jennifer and has five boys.
Senior VP of Property Management
Jason possesses over 15 years of experience in property management. Most recently he served as the Director of Leasing and Marketing at Ingerman where he was a key driver in the growth of a burgeoning residential portfolio of 7,000 units. In his 10 years at Ingerman Jason was responsible for all leasing and marketing activities for over 45 new community launches. He also previously worked as a multi-site property manager for Heritage Building Group where he oversaw the lease-up of several large luxury rental communities. Jason has a Master of Business Administration from the Fox School of Business at Temple University with a concentration in Marketing Management.
VP of Sales - Direct Lending Partner
Nathan Trunfio is passionate about continuously learning and growing in his management and sales skills. This passion extends into how he leads his team, “my favorite part of the job is teaching and helping my team and peers continuously grow, improve their skill sets, push their limits on their expectations, and reach their production and professional goals; the process of coaching and mentoring my peers gives me great fulfillment and joy,” Nathan states. Nathan’s drive to continually grow and better himself and his team has helped him excel in his position.
Nathan received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Marketing from Eastern University. In his free time, he enjoys being active and plays numerous sports competitively and recreationally.
VP of Sales - Realty
Jonathan has been selling real estate in the Lehigh Valley for over 10 years with 500 plus home sales. Over the years, he has assisted families buy homes, sell homes, and assist investors with acquiring investment assets. He is a certified negotiation expert in the fields of residential sales, investment properties, multi family and land acquisitions. He has a unique skill set in video marketing and social media production. He is currently using his successful background to assist and recruit other top sales professionals to lead in the core mission and values DLP Realty has established. Jonathan is passionate about providing as much value as possible.