Our Team

A People Company

At its core, Bonaventure is a people company that happens to be in the real estate business. Our team works smarter and harder than the competition because when we reach our full potential, your investment can reach its peak performance.

Dwight D. Dunton III
Dwight D. Dunton IIIFounder and CEO
Managing Partner
“Mr. Bonaventure”
Chris Morris
Chris MorrisEVP, Chief Operating Officer
“The Integrator.”
Chris Cobb
Chris CobbSVP, Chief Investment Officer
“The Closer”
Trey O'Shields
Trey O'ShieldsSVP, Chief Financial Officer
Sam Bryson
Sam BrysonSVP, Portfolio & Asset Management
“The Scholar”
Christine Bentley
Christine BentleySVP, Operations
“Rock Slayer”
Troy Garrett
Troy GarrettSVP, Production
Mike Mahoney
Mike MahoneySVP, Capital Markets
Bonnie Mac Eslin
Bonnie Mac EslinVP, Human Resources
J.P. Hyland
J.P. HylandVP, Development & Acquisitions
“The Groundbreaker”
Jeff Price
Jeff PriceVP, Production
“The Imagineer”
Jeremy Moss
Jeremy MossVP, Legal & Entitlements
“The Gentleman”
Adam Ross
Adam Ross VP, Debt & Dispositions
“Investment Sensei”
Jami Phillips
Jami PhillipsVP, Controller
Samantha Tricoli
Samantha TricoliDirector, Asset Management
Devin Robbins
Devin RobbinsDirector, Business Infrastructure
Tricia Peters
Tricia PetersDirector, Strategic Marketing
Jimmy Parker
Jimmy ParkerInvestment Associate
“The Natural”
Colin Chell
Colin ChellInvestment Associate
Becky Stoyer
Becky StoyerSenior Investment Analyst
“The Boss”
Adam Ghrist
Adam GhristBusiness Development Associate
“The Gym Coach”
Trudy Sloan
Trudy SloanClosing Specialist
“The Tornado”
Nolan Dee
Nolan DeeInvestment Analyst
“The Golden Bear”
Austin Laws
Austin LawsInvestment Analyst
“Bodhi Zafa”
Ryan Klaff
Ryan KlaffInvestment Analyst
“Model X”
TJ Cinelli
TJ CinelliAnalyst
Francis Motycka
Francis MotyckaAsset Management Associate
“The Sturgeon”
Natalia Korol
Natalia KorolCorporate Accountant
Sydney Smith
Sydney SmithExecutive Assistant
“The Detective”
Gray Batten
Gray BattenEntitlements Analyst
“Chairman of the Board”
Megan Cooley
Megan CooleyBusiness Infrastructure Administrator

Core Values


We create enduring value by continuously moving forward, innovating, and improving.


We display and motivate others with our positive attitude and driven work ethic.


We do our best work when we work together. Every individual is encouraged to contribute because our next great idea can come from anyone.


Our effort produces measurable, meaningful results.


We take personal ownership for our actions, commitments, and performance.


Nothing is more important than our reputation.

Work with us.

Let our ingenuity build your equity.