Leadership

River Oaks Properties was founded in 1959 by Gerald Rubin.

The day to day operations are managed by President Adam Frank.

Gerald Rubin
Gerald Rubin
Founder and Executive Chairman

Gerald Rubin is the founder and current Executive Chairman of River Oaks Properties. River Oaks Properties is a full service, vertically integrated real estate company focused primarily on the development, construction, acquisition, ownership and operation of high quality neighborhood and community shopping centers in El Paso, Texas.

Former Chairman of the Board/CEO/President, Helen of Troy Limited

Gerald Rubin founded Helen of Troy in 1968 in El Paso, Texas. A designer, developer and worldwide marketer of brand-name household, personal care and healthcare/home environment consumer products, Helen of Troy is a publicly traded company that is listed as “HELE” on NASDAQ.

Gerald Rubin is a 1965 Graduate of Texas Western College (presently the University of Texas at El Paso) with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences with Minor in Chemistry. He did graduate work at Arizona State University in 1965-1966 and served in the U.S. Army Reserve from 1966 to 1972.

Gerald Rubin is an active member of the community and a well-known corporate citizen.

His affiliations include:

Former member of the Federal Reserve Bank Business & Community Advisory Board in Dallas, TX

Former Board of Director for the Federal Reserve Bank, El Paso Branch of Dallas

Former Board of Director of the First City National Bank – El Paso, TX

Former Director of Chase Bank in El Paso, Texas

Former President of Congregation B’nai Zion Synagogue

His honors include:

Recipient of the 2013 Conquistador Award. The highest award given to a citizen of El Paso, TX.

Recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 Regional Award Winner

Recipient of the 2004 El Pasoan of the Year Award

Adam Frank
Adam Frank
President

As President of River Oaks Properties, Adam Frank is responsible for the daily operations of the business, including the development and management of the portfolio. A graduate of the University of Michigan, Mr. Frank serves as Chairman of the Board of WestStar Title Company. Previously, he served as president of the El Paso Jewish Academy and was a member of the Sun Bowl Football Selection Committee.

Meet the River Oaks Team

Beth Thomas
Beth Thomas
Vice President of Finance
Stuart Shiloff
Stuart Shiloff
Vice President of Operations
Jasmin Alarcon
Jasmin Alarcon
Director of Property Management
Jim Payne, CCIM, CPA
Jim Payne, CCIM, CPA
Director of Real Estate Development
Don Mendoza
Don Mendoza
Senior Project Manager – New Construction
Steve Howerton
Steve Howerton
Project Manager - New Construction
Richard David Perez
Richard David Perez
Leasing Agent
Kelly Cella
Kelly Cella
Leasing Agent
Lindsey Hudek
Lindsey Hudek
Leasing Agent
Noel Adams
Noel Adams
Retail Development Associate
Chris Becker
Chris Becker
Director of Marketing / IT
Linda Kleinhans
Linda Kleinhans
HR Manager