Dade started his career in real estate 13 years ago and has been promoted along the way to director and controller. He brings to Grand Peaks experience in managing corporate and property accounting functions, financial reporting, general ledger, A/P, A/R, budget/forecasting, tax compliance, audit, revenue recognition, and treasury. Prior to joining Grand Peaks, Dade was the Director of Accounting for UV Residential. He has 7 years at Virtus Real Estate Capital, a private equity real estate investment company, as Controller/Director of Property Accounting. His oversight included financial consolidation, portfolio reporting development, due diligence, departmental strategy, and liaising for 42 JV and operating partners for 154 assets across multi-family, senior housing, medical office, self-storage, and education related properties. Dade played an integral role in implementing new processes while at Virtus, incorporating accounting operations across all facets of the property investment cycle and formation of the real estate accounting department. Preceding Virtus, he worked at Macerich, a REIT, in southern California.