David Shippy – CAPS
- CEO & President
David founded Shippy Multifamily Group in 2010 and is the CEO and President. Shippy Multifamily Group consists of Shippy Capital and Shippy Property Management. Shippy Capital has a proven track record with over 20 syndicated apartment deals consisting of over 3300 units valued at over $300 Million. Shippy Capital provides safe investments that generate stable cash yields and steady equity growth. Shippy Property Management is comprised of a team of over 70 employees that is comprised of experienced and dedicated professionals for our multifamily apartments. David has over 38 years and a proven track record in managing multi-million-dollar projects in the apartment industry and in the computer engineering industry. He is CAPS certified and has leadership training in: Project Management, Risk Management, Negotiation Skills, and Management Skills. He received his BS Electrical Engineering from the University of Kentucky and a MS Computer Engineering from Syracuse. David is a sought-after speaker, author, and seminar leader. He has done many interviews on television and radio as well as speaking engagements regarding multifamily investments.
Leslie Shippy – CAM
- Vice President
Leslie co-founded Shippy Multifamily Group in 2010 and is the Vice-President. Shippy Multifamily Group consists of Shippy Capital and Shippy Property Management. Shippy Capital has a proven track record with over 20 syndicated apartment deals consisting of over 3300 units valued at over $300 Million. Shippy Capital provides safe investments that generate stable cash yields and steady equity growth. Shippy Property Management is comprised of a team of over 70 employees who are experienced and dedicated professionals for our multifamily apartments. Leslie has over 25 years and a proven track record running successful businesses. She is CAM certified and has extensive business and human relations skills. She received her BA Sociology UT Permian Basin and MS Social Work UT Arlington. She has training as a Supervisor and utilizes her interactive and experiential style in conducting workshops and speaking engagements focusing on people building, skill building and inspiring others to live their best life. It is this skill set that has helped to create the successful Shippy Team. We believe that it is the people that make the business.
- Accounting Manager
Shayna joined Shippy Properties in September of 2016 as the Accounting Manager, now overseeing and maintaining financials for a large portfolio of over 15 properties. With over 8 years of experience in the accounting industry, Shayna is knowledgeable with proven attention to detail. Shayna works with all property managers to ensure accuracy within all resident ledgers and company financial reports. Prior to joining Shippy Properties, Shayna ran her privately-owned bookkeeping practice. Her strong problem-solving skills are utilized throughout many areas of our company to guarantee preciseness. Her goal is to execute all tasks with efficiency and accuracy while providing knowledge to her team regarding finances. Shayna earned her Accounting Degree in Minnesota where she graduated with high honors before moving to Austin. She now holds a certificate in Public Bookkeeping and is currently furthering her education by taking courses in Business Management.
Rachel Sypho – CAM, CAPS
- Regional Manager
Rachel Sypho joined Shippy Properties in May 2017 as the Regional Property Manager where she oversees assets in Austin and Round Rock. By climbing the corporate ladder, Rachel has achieved an in-depth understanding of the industry, thus enabling her to understand assets from an operations standpoint as well as providing the ability to increase value from numerous angles. Rachel leads the renovation and maintenance within the portfolio. Her property management career began after taking an administrative assistant position for a small Austin based property management company in 1998. She was promptly promoted to Property Manager. Her ever-growing career continued to excel as she gained a magnitude of experience within the industry. Her experience includes conventional, student, senior, transitional, military housing and additionally has overseen several multi million-dollar renovations throughout her career. She currently holds her CAM and CAPS designation along with the certification for housing quality standards inspector from Nan Mckay.
Bianca Del Toro
- Office Manager / Accounting Department
Bianca joined Shippy Properties in April 2018 as an Office Manager and Accounting professional. She brings a unique combination of skills with a history in Asset Management and owning her own real estate investments. Bianca brings these skills and interests to Shippy Properties and to each and every property she touches. Bianca currently has an Associate Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor's Degree in Economics with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin. During her time at the University of Texas Bianca incorporated two businesses - one for purchasing real estate and one for financing her purchases. She has purchased and sold at least 9 homes in 2017, and currently is working on getting several more leased, seller financed, or rent-to-owned. During her last year of undergrad, she became a certified advanced tax preparer and volunteered over 60+ hours with a local organization Foundation Communities.
- Human Resources Coordinator
Heather joined the Shippy Property Management team in August of 2018. Having worked in multiple industries and holding a degree in psychology, Heather brings a variety of interpersonal skills and over five years of office administration experience. She is on track to completing a bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a concentration in HR and has advanced from our office admin into our HR Coordinator. Heather executes all tasks related to employee relations & records, policies & procedures, on-boarding new staff, compensation & benefits. She was born and raised in San Antonio, earned her psychology degree and started her family in Corpus Christi and is now living in Kyle, TX with her husband and three young children.
- Regional Manager
Nicole joined Shippy Properties in May 2018 as a Property Manager in the Corpus Christi market and was promoted to a Regional Manager role shortly after. With 10 years of property management experience in military housing, conventional and student housing, Nicole has a proven record of turning distressed properties into high performers. She graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi in 2009 earning a B.S. and minor in Business Administration. She began her career as a leasing agent for a military property on Naval Air Station-Corpus Christi after college and has had a passion for business and property management ever since.