Patrick Barber is a seasoned real estate investment executive who has successfully developed and financed more than $5 billion in real estate projects over the past 38 years. Under his leadership, Encore has acquired more than $1.9 billion of assets and has developed or re-developed more than 80 hospitality, multifamily, and retail properties. Prior to joining Encore, Mr. Barber served as President of Angeles Development, a real estate development company, backed by a single family office, specializing in senior housing in Texas and Louisiana. Earlier in his career, Mr. Barber served as co-founder and President of Partners Capital, a senior housing development company, and held senior positions with Barber-Crim Partners and Wiggins-Gray Interests. Mr. Barber is a native of Shreveport, Louisiana, and holds degrees in architecture and finance from Louisiana State University.