Helaine is responsible for guiding the implementation of Donald R. Diamond, the Founder’s vision for the Companies. She is also the Executive Director of Diamond Family Philanthropies and oversees the philanthropy for her family, the Diamond Foundation and Diamond Ventures. Helaine participates with David Goldstein, President and the Partners on the Companies’ strategic decisions. Helaine actively engages with community leadership organizations on behalf of the Companies and the Foundation. She has been associated with the Company since 1998. Prior to assuming her current position, Helaine was President of Old Tucson Studios. She received her journalism degree from Boston University. Helaine is a Fellow of the Harvard University Advanced Leadership Initiative.
As the Managing Partner for DVI Equity Partners, Bob Griffin is responsible for the companies technology investments and portfolio management. DVI Equity Partners was formed as a new venture capital entity in 2018. Under Bob’s leadership, DVI Equity Partners, LLC identifies and analyzes investment opportunities in early stage, emerging technology companies. Bob’s goal is to identify entrepreneurial companies with an emphasis on disruptive technologies. Bob has been a successful serial entrepreneur in the Software and Services industry for more than 35 years. Prior to joining Diamond Ventures, Bob most recently was the Chief Executive Officer for Ayasdi a Silicon Valley Start-up out of Stanford University. In Oct. of 2011 he facilitated the sale of his company, i2, to IBM where he remained as the General Manager for the Safer Planet and Smarter Cities brand until 2017. Bob conducted his undergraduate studies in Business Management at Franklin Pierce College in New Hampshire. He is a distinguished alumnus of the Naval Post Graduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security’s Executive Leadership Program in Monterey, California.
A licensed civil engineer, Robert Tucker is responsible for project management of the Company’s residential and commercial development projects including preliminary due diligence, acquisition, entitlement, design and construction. Robert leads the Company as the Project Manager for the Rocking K master-planned community located in southeast Tucson in the community of Vail AZ. Robert has years of experience in project management. Prior to joining Diamond Ventures in 2004, Robert was an engineer at MMLA Psomas where he specialized in infrastructure and commercial development and residential subdivisions with an emphasis on master-planned community work with national and regional homebuilders. He received his civil engineering degree from the University of Arizona.
Priscilla Storm leads the Company’s government relations and public policy advocacy. Priscilla oversees marketing, investor relations and special projects for the Company’s portfolio. She is active in identifying and evaluating real estate opportunities and oversees Company investments in central Texas. Priscilla serves as the bilingual liaison to Diamond’s holdings in Mexico and also serves as President of Old Tucson Company. Prior to joining Diamond Ventures in 2001, Priscilla’s diverse experience included executive positions in the public, private and non-profit sectors including Native American government, landscaping, healthcare and banking. She received her degree in communications and U.S. border studies from Trinity University and her M.B.A. degree in international trade from Texas A & M International University.