Steven R. Weingarten,
Senior Vice President / Director, Southeast Region
Steve is Senior Vice President of Leasing for Weingarten Realty. He is responsible for the company’s Southeast Region and has been with WRI since 1984. Prior to joining WRI, he was Director of Leasing with IME Properties, a Houston-based real estate company and has 34 years of experience in the real estate industry. Steve received his Bachelor of Science degree from Georgetown University where he attended the School of Foreign Service. Steve is an International Council of Shopping Centers past State Director, past Texas Idea Exchange Chairman, past Dean of School of Open Air Centers for the ICSC University of Shopping Centers, past co-chair of the Open Air Conference and current Open Air Conference, and current Open Air Center committee member, and member of the ICSC Education Advisory Group.
Steve was on the Board and Executive Committee of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston for a number of years. He was a founding board member and past president of Southwest Houston 2000. He is a board member and past president of Temple Emanu El. He is the father of four.