Mr. Santiago del Rio joined USA Properties in 2006, and he is actively involved in the day-to-day development and construction efforts of multi-million dollar projects, from planning to completion, placing equal focus on cost, quality, and safety.
Before joining USA Properties Fund, Mr. del Rio was Director of Maintenance at Renovation Operations in Northern California for Lyon Apartment Communities (now known as Lyon Living).
Mr. del Rio's ability to build a positive rapport with USA Properties Fund teams, investor partners, consultants- combined with his technical expertise- has allowed him to successfully oversee the development, construction, and renovation of over 4,000 units during his tenure. Notably, this includes the completion of two communities in the South Sacramento area during the Great Recession.
Mr. del Rio is also committed to sharing his skills with the next generation of workers in the industry through his work to develop an internship program.
Mr. Santiago del Rio graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture and an MBA from CalPoly San Luis Obispo and maintains a California General Contractor's license.