Dan Richards


Dan Richards is a co-founder of Deco Communities. Dan joined the Deco team in 2003 and has over 20 years of experience with all aspects of real estate acquisition and development including entitlement planning, design, value engineering, construction, scheduling, and property management. Dan is responsible for overseeing all aspects of operations, including capital improvement, implementation of the Cabana brand standards, and property management.

Prior to Deco, he was Project Manager & Owner’s Representative for MCW Holdings, a Tempe based developer, with responsibility for Brickyard on Mill mixed-use development located in the heart of downtown Tempe. Dan has overseen in excess of $300 million in construction in metropolitan Phoenix over his career. Mr. Richards received his Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering degree from the University of Notre Dame where he was elected into Chi Epsilon.