Pete Leoni joined The Menkiti Group in late 2022 as the Controller for the enterprise and is responsible for leading the accounting and finance teams at the company. Pete brings 10+ years of accounting in the real estate industry and a wealth of experience in areas specific to the company’s core focuses including commercial real estate, development accounting, project management, and process improvement.

Prior to joining The Menkiti Group, Pete served as Director of Commercial Real Estate and Development Accounting at Fundrise, where he helped build and structure the accounting team and processes for the growing Washington, DC-based company. Prior to Fundrise, Pete served as Director of Accounting for Donohoe Real Estate services, and before that, led several different accounting teams at Carr Properties. Pete began his career in public accounting, at Dopkins & Company in Buffalo, New York, before moving to Washington, DC in 2013 and working for Baker Tilly out of the Tysons Corner office.

Pete graduated from Canisius College in 2010, with degrees in Finance, Accounting, and Accounting Information Systems. He currently resides in Washington, DC with his wife and daughter.