Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Barta, Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for overseeing operations including the firm’s asset management and finance functions. He guides and develops the Griffis Customer Experience Management Team and Guest Culture Initiative. He is also a member of the Griffis Residential Investment Committee and maintains day-to-day responsibility for leading and managing all on-site property management initiatives.
Prior to joining Griffis Residential in 2005, Mr. Barta served as Corporate Controller for Westmoreland Coal Company, a publicly-traded company, for four years, where he oversaw all financial and accounting functions. From 1994 to 2001, he was in the audit practice in the Denver Colorado office of KPMG.
Mr. Barta holds a B.A. from the University of Colorado, Boulder.