Our Expertise

MADREAS founder and president, Michael A. D’Amelio, possesses a unique combination of experience, enabling him to analyze commercial real estate development issues differently. He evaluates project entitlement and land development issues asymmetrically, utilizing a creative, long term view. Michael's long term perspective and comprehensive approach shapes his approach to real estate development project applications.

In his position as Senior Vice President, Hunter Group, San Francisco, Michael headed the leasing and management of a portfolio of high rise office properties, consisting of nearly 1.5 million square feet of assets located in the Central Business Districts of San Francisco and Oakland, California.

Originally from New York, Michael was raised in San Diego County and is a graduate of the University of Southern California and of the University of San Diego School of Law. He resides with his wife Dorothy in San Marcos, California.

In the Community

In 2015, Michael founded the Carry On! Alliance, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. Its mission is to develop housing for veterans in need of transition assistance, vocational training, education and employment placement. CARRY ON!