McDougal Properties Team

Steve ColellaSteve Colella, CPM

Senior Vice President of Operations

Steve leads the San Antonio office. He has over 30 years of property management experience and is responsible for all supervision of the properties under McDougal Property Management, which includes management operations, budgeting, leasing and maintenance.  Steve is a past board member of the San Antonio Apartment Association and Texas Apartment Association. He is also  the past president of the Austin Apartment Association and San Antonio Apartment Association.  Steve is a licensed Texas Real Estate Salesman and a Certified Property Manage through the Institute of Real Estate Management.


Julie BergerJulie Berger, CPA

Vice President, Finance

Julie is a Certified Public Accountant who manages compliance for all accounting and reporting operations for the company. This includes cash management operations, financial report review and bookkeeping operations supervision. Other areas include preparation of Federal tax forms/returns, supervision of independent HUD and 401(k) audits, annual budget analysis and internal audit/tax preparation.  Julie is also involved with the monthly and annual reporting associated with HUD/State assistance payment programs, bond-financed and Section 42 LIHTC properties. Julie has been with the company over 17 years and holds Bachelor degrees in Accounting and Office Systems Technology & Administration.


Gina MilfordGina Milford, PHR

Vice President, Human Resources

Gina is responsible for all human resource activities within McDougal Companies, which include administering employee health insurance benefits, the McDougal 401(k) Plan, as well as, other employee benefits. Additional responsibilities include maintaining personnel records, work injuries, preparing, processing and distributing payroll, and providing interpretation of company policy and procedure as it relates to employees. Gina has a Bachelor of Science in Family Financial Planning.


tristanTristan Thoma

Special Assistant to the President, McDougal Properties

Tristan Thoma supervises the Information Technology and McDougal Services departments for McDougal.  He is a licensed Texas Real Estate Salesman, a Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor, and holds a BBA degree with an emphasis in finance and real estate.