The REME Team

Our Leadership

Daniel Blanco

Principal & CEO


Daniel Blanco co-founded REME Homes with Philip and Alex in late 2014. His background in real estate evolved from a residential energy inspection start-up he founded while studying Business Administration through the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. After selling the company just a few short years later, he immediately began a new career in real estate development. Daniel is the President of REME Homes and primarily leads the due diligence and operational activities within the company.

Daniel Blanco co-founded REME Homes with Philip and Alex in late 2014. His background in real estate evolved from a residential energy inspection start-up he founded while studying Business Administration through the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. After selling the company just a few short years later, he immediately began a new career in real estate development. Daniel is the President of REME Homes and primarily leads the due diligence and operational activities within the company.

Philip Carey

Principal & CFO


Growing up in London Ontario, Canada, Philip was enamored with construction at an early age, as his grandfather owned a local hardware store and fencing company. Coming down to Texas for his collegiate years, Philip played baseball for Texas A&M while earning his degree from Mays Business School at Texas A&M University in 2009. Philip is the Managing Partner of REME Homes and oversees the capital arm of the organization.

Growing up in London Ontario, Canada, Philip was enamored with construction at an early age, as his grandfather owned a local hardware store and fencing company. Coming down to Texas for his collegiate years, Philip played baseball for Texas A&M while earning his degree from Mays Business School at Texas A&M University in 2009. Philip is the Managing Partner of REME Homes and oversees the capital arm of the organization.

Alex Wilson

Founding Member


Alex is another co-founder of REME Homes. Raised in West Virginia, Alex grew up playing the sport of baseball from early childhood. His collegiate pursuit lead him to South Carolina where he and Phil met and became best friends. Transferring to Texas A&M University together, Alex was fortunate enough to find his big break in the MLB. From winning a World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 2013, to traveling the nation playing the sport he dreamed of as a kid, Alex is still grinding it out as a professional athlete. Once his days on the pitching mound are over, Alex looks to pursue a career in real estate brokerage and help take REME Homes to the next level.

Alex is another co-founder of REME Homes. Raised in West Virginia, Alex grew up playing the sport of baseball from early childhood. His collegiate pursuit lead him to South Carolina where he and Phil met and became best friends. Transferring to Texas A&M University together, Alex was fortunate enough to find his big break in the MLB. From winning a World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 2013, to traveling the nation playing the sport he dreamed of as a kid, Alex is still grinding it out as a professional athlete. Once his days on the pitching mound are over, Alex looks to pursue a career in real estate brokerage and help take REME Homes to the next level.

Frank Morales

Director of Construction


Frank Morales began his construction career working his way up from Assistant Construction Manager with MHL Homebuilders to a Senior Builder for City Side Homes. Over the past fourteen years Frank has built over 400 homes and continues to hold a strong passion for the art of construction. Frank serves as the Director of Construction at REME Homes and is responsible for all construction related activities in both land and building development. His positive attitude, combined with his disciplined character, have made him extremely important in the overall success of the REME Homes Construction Department.

Frank Morales began his construction career working his way up from Assistant Construction Manager with MHL Homebuilders to a Senior Builder for City Side Homes. Over the past fourteen years Frank has built over 400 homes and continues to hold a strong passion for the art of construction. Frank serves as the Director of Construction at REME Homes and is responsible for all construction related activities in both land and building development. His positive attitude, combined with his disciplined character, have made him extremely important in the overall success of the REME Homes Construction Department.

Josey Ely

Chief Operations Officer


Mentored by some of Houston's top residential home builders as well as one of College Station's most awarded commercial builder, Josie brings to REME Homes many years of operations experience in residential and commercial construction. She is a proud graduate of Sam Houston State University, mother of three, and wife to Ben. Josie invaluably serves as the Chief Operations Officer, overseeing daily operational activities within the company. Her tolerant and care-taking personality inevitable coins her as the REME Team "Mom".

Mentored by some of Houston's top residential home builders as well as one of College Station's most awarded commercial builder, Josie brings to REME Homes many years of operations experience in residential and commercial construction. She is a proud graduate of Sam Houston State University, mother of three, and wife to Ben. Josie invaluably serves as the Chief Operations Officer, overseeing daily operational activities within the company. Her tolerant and care-taking personality inevitable coins her as the REME Team "Mom".

Kyle Franz

Director of Estimating & Purchasing


Kyle is a recent graduate from Texas A&M University and joined the REME Team in early 2019. Growing up in the heart of Katy, TX, Kyle was enamored with the construction field. He began his career in the industry while attending college and interning at one of Texas' largest commercial construction firms. From there he worked a few summers between school while finishing his Bachelors in Construction Science. Absorbing as much knowledge and wisdom as possible from renowned industry leaders, Kyle has taken his talents and currently leads the REME Homes Estimating & Purchasing Department.

Kyle is a recent graduate from Texas A&M University and joined the REME Team in early 2019. Growing up in the heart of Katy, TX, Kyle was enamored with the construction field. He began his career in the industry while attending college and interning at one of Texas' largest commercial construction firms. From there he worked a few summers between school while finishing his Bachelors in Construction Science. Absorbing as much knowledge and wisdom as possible from renowned industry leaders, Kyle has taken his talents and currently leads the REME Homes Estimating & Purchasing Department.