Vice President Accounting, CPA
Brent brings to the Embrey team over 29 years of real estate experience, including associations with Dinerstein Company, Patrinely Group, L&B Realty Advisors, and Jacobs Engineering. At Embrey, he has a wide range of responsibilities involving several areas that are key to the company’s operation. Brent manages and directs all the real estate accounting functions of acquisition, development, construction, property management and sales.
He also assists the Chief Executive Officer and President with formulating and administering company policies, maintaining Embrey’s relationship with lending institutions, partners and the financial community. In addition, Brent directs both the Risk Manager and the Controller. As well, he oversees the Controller in providing and directing accounting procedures and computer systems.
Brent earned his Bachelor’s degree from Texas State University and an MBA from Le Tourneau University.
One of Embrey’s longest-tenured members, Cindy joined the firm in 1979. She oversees all construction accounting functions, oversees payroll and supervises the daily operations of the entire Embrey accounting team. She and her team monitor job cost and partnership accounting, as well as compiling and producing monthly financial statements of construction projects. Cindy also works closely with lenders, as well as handling cash management with various financial firms during the construction phase. As Cindy’s responsibilities have increased over her tenure, she has pursued career-related studies at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Trent joined Embrey in 2017 as our Corporate Controller. He oversees the daily corporate accounting functions and supervises the Embrey accounting staff. He and his team monitor the corporate cost, property management, and partnership accounting records, and compile and produce budgets, forecasts, and monthly financial statements. Trent also handles cash management with various financial firms, and manages annual audits and the preparation of tax returns. A graduate of the University of Oklahoma college of business, Trent is a Certified Public Accountant and brings over 10 years of previous financial accounting and tax experience to Embrey.