Matt Griffis


As Vice President of Development & Construction, Matt lends his brokerage expertise alongside Ken on the buy-side of the Firm, and provides his keen development and construction insights to Deleon Realty clients as they make decisions on properties and explore options with potential builders, architects, and consultants for their next projects.

Prior to joining Deleon Realty, Matt spent 8 years as Principal and Chief Operating Officer with one of the most prominent design-build firms in Silicon Valley, where he managed land acquisition, development, construction, and sales of very high-end residential estates. His past experience also includes overseeing a diverse range of projects ranging from student housing to data centers at Stanford University’s Department of Land, Buildings, and Real Estate Group, as well as acquiring, remodeling, and rebuilding numerous homes on his own account as a developer-builder in Los Altos.

Matt holds a Master’s Degree in Construction Engineering & Management from Stanford University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Santa Clara University. He’s also a licensed General Contractor (CA), Licensed Real Estate Broker (CA, NV, and OR), Certified Public Accountant, LEED Accredited Professional, and Certified Build It Green Greenpoint Advisor & Rater.

Matt resides in Los Altos with his wife and two daughters, is an avid swimmer, and is an active supporter of Keys School in Palo Alto, serving on its Board of Trustees.

  • Education

    Stanford University, School of Civil & Environmental Engineering

    M.S. Construction Engineering & Management, 2000

    Santa Clara University, Leavey
    School of Business

    B.S. Accounting, 1995

  • Admissions & Qualifications

    California Real Estate Broker, License No. 01329450

    California General Contractor –
    Class B, License No. 867993

    Nevada Real Estate Broker,
    License No. 1002672

    Oregon Principal Real Estate
    Broker, License No., 201218647

    California Certified Public
    Accountant (inactive), No. 74054

    U.S. Green Building Council,

    Build It Green, Certified Green Point Advisor & Rater

  • Membership

    National Association of REALTORS®
    California Association of REALTORS®
    Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS®
    U.S. Green Building Council
    Build It Green