Brandon Jester Director of UMTH Land Development, Director of Asset Management
Mr. Jester serves as Director of Asset Management where he oversees the department and the transaction process in every UDF market. Mr. Jester joined UDF in 2008 as an Asset Manager, responsible for managing UDF’s financing activities in the Austin and San Antonio markets. Prior to joining UDF, Mr. Jester served as Land Acquisitions Manager for Highland Homes in the Houston, Austin and San Antonio markets. During his time with Highland Homes, Mr. Jester initiated and established relationships with high-profile development firms and negotiated contracts with more than 50 developers and financial counter-parties across the state of Texas. Mr. Jester was also responsible for securing lot positions for Highland’s entry into the Houston market. Mr. Jester began his career in financial management with Fidelity Investments, while obtaining a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Texas A&M University in College Station.