Eric Stanley
President &
Chief Operating Officer - Board of Managers

Eric Stanley began his career in 1981 managing his family's real estate development business in Dallas. In 1986, he joined Bright Realty as a manager. Mr. Stanley joined Trammell Crow in 1989 as a Tulsa-based senior property manager, responsible for the Bank of Oklahoma high-rise tower in excess of 1.5 million-square-feet. He also served as president elect of Tulsa's Institution of Real Estate Management organization (IREM) and vice president of Tulsa's Building Owners and Management Association organization (BOMA).

In 1996, he returned to Texas to oversee a commercial development firm in Austin. During his 7 years there, he redirected the development, management and sales of over 1 million-square-feet of Class A office, commercial and retail shopping and over $10 million in lease transactions.

Career highlights since his return to Bright Realty in 2004 include: development, leasing and management of over 125,000 square-feet of mixed-used, 55,000 square-feet of office and involvement in land brokerage of over $41 million worth of land transactions, unrelated to residential lot activity. Mr. Stanley has held a Institute of Real Estate Management's Certified Property Manager designation since 1993 and is a licensed Texas real estate broker.