John Rials is senior managing director of real estate for the Desert division which includes Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and parts of western Texas. John is the approved court-appointed receiver for Maricopa County and Pima County in Arizona, Clark County in Nevada, and Los Angeles County in California. A multifamily professional since 1988, he joined Greystar in 2008. Prior to Greystar, John worked with Equity Residential overseeing operations in San Antonio, Texas and then Phoenix, Arizona. Previously he was senior regional manager with Security Capital Group. John is a graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas, and earned a bachelor of science in business administration. John is the past chair of the board for the Arizona Multi-Housing and has chaired the communications, finance, government affairs, membership, Phoenix Education Conference and Trade Show, strategic planning, and tributes committees.