Expanded Capabilities to Help More Missions and Ministries through Wise Use of Real Estate and Deployment of Resources
June 9, 2016 (Dublin, CA) – Dutra Cerro Graden, Inc (DCG) announced today that Rev. Mary Allman-Boyle has joined the company to further develop their growing portfolio of West Coast advisory services for churches, seminaries and other faith-based clients. Mary joins DCG as Vice President and will build on DCG’s 10 years of success in providing faith-based advisory services to seminaries, churches, interfaith alliances and schools in the west.
Mary offers DCG and its clients a unique blend of business, real estate and faith-based experience. For the past two years of her ten year appointment, Mary has served as Executive Pastor at First Church of San Diego, the largest United Methodist Church in the California-Pacific Conference. She began her career at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development encouraging private sector investment into distressed cities. She later served as an executive of two international commercial development companies, had her own consulting business and then went to seminary and became an ordained pastor. She has a passion for discernment and advising community organizations how to fulfill their mission and vision.
“I am excited to start this new challenge to serve communities of faith as they live into their God-given potential and work to transform their congregations, communities and the world,” comments Mary. “I look forward to working with the team and am fortunate to be joining such a mission-based company that has a heart for making the world a better place.”
“Mary’s calling and passion for ministry combined with her unique wealth of real estate and business experience make her a key addition to the DCG family. We view her appointment as provident and a sign of our commitment to compassion, strategic spiritual discernment and walking alongside those in the faith-based community,” Landis Graden, President of DCG, said. “I’m confident that Mary will play a key role in providing and implementing trusted counsel and high quality solutions for our Faith-Based clients, and lead to more missions and ministries being fulfilled through wise use of real estate and deployment of resources.”
DCG Strategies is an alternative to conventional real estate firms with a distinct mission to serve California’s community-benefit organizations. Offering a comprehensive suite of advising, property planning and real estate services, DCG partners with leaders of school districts, faith communities, local governments and non-profits to transform their real estate into resources for their missions and the communities they serve. www.DCGstrategies.com