Jeffrey Stump is a real estate investor, capital raiser, and speaker. He spends most of his time arranging new-construction apartment real estate deals in the Portland, Oregon, area and educating people about the ways that urban life can contribute to health, wealth, and happiness. He and his business partner, Jose, own and operate a real estate investment company that they use to make urban infill improvements to the built environment. Jeffrey attended The University of Texas at Austin and received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree focusing on structural engineering. Before, during, and after school, he worked in single-family home construction, engineering education, and bridge inspection. Realizing he had the capacity to do much more, in 2015, he and Jose co-founded Dynamic Real Estate Innovations, LLC (DREI), and began finding and executing real estate deals in the Portland area.