Brian Donato

Vice President of Acquisitions and Development

A strong leader with a keen eye for detail, Brian leads a team of Development Directors and Project Managers in his role as Vice President of Acquisitions and Development. Prior to joining Dakota, Brian spent ten years working for a nationally-recognized, full-service real estate company that specializes in the development, construction, management, and ownership of high-quality affordable housing communities. In that time, he progressively gained increased responsibility and experience in all phases of real estate development and recently executed the largest real estate closing in the firm’s history, over $100 million in development costs. Brian holds a B.S.B.A. in Finance with a concentration in Accounting from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.