While we have offices across the country, we call Dallas, Texas home to our corporate headquarters. From this office, we oversee the development and operation of a variety of assets across the United States.
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As President of Dart Interests, Chris Kelsey leads the team overseeing developments across the country, focusing on complex mixed-use developments. During his tenure, the assets under management have doubled both in value and number including three significant new investments while taking on responsibility for other family-owned assets. Chris has over 20 years of experience in real estate development, beginning at Hines Interests in Colorado and Montana. Chris then moved to Lowe Enterprises, where he was responsible for developing Suncadia Resort in Washington. Afterward, Chris became President of Don McNamara’s Long Cove Development in Dallas. Along the way, he also became a founding partner in the Kelsey Norden Report, a research group that provided market and trend analysis emerging from the great recession. Chris has been active in both ULI and YPO, serving as a Product Council Chair for ULI and in multiple roles in YPO. Chris graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a Master’s in Architecture and Yale College with a B.A. He is a proud resident of Old East Dallas where he tends to his family and his gardens while making frequent escapes to recreate in Montana and Colorado and visit family in Kansas.
Jonathan leads the business development and investment team at Dart Interests in the Dallas office. He is a Chartered Surveyor by training and has over 20 years of experience, including 14 years of international experience in active real estate investment and development. Jonathan is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS). He received his Executive M.B.A. from the University of Oxford and holds a postgraduate degree in Finance and B.Sc. in Surveying. In his free time, Jonathan and his wife are keen skiers and have traveled far and wide in search of fresh powder, including the mountains of Chile and Japan.
As Chief Financial Officer of Dart Interests, Tim is responsible for financial management and accounting systems for the company and its subsidiaries. Tim has over 30 years of experience in financial oversight of construction, construction management, and real estate development and management throughout the U.S. and Caribbean. Tim was first introduced to the real estate industry while working as a C.P.A. at a public accounting firm. He received his Bachelor of Accounting from the University of South Dakota. Tim currently resides in Roanoke, TX with his wife and family – including his grandchildren.