Executive Team 

Melissa Fisher, President


Adami is the principal owner and president of RISE Residential Construction. She is involved directly in business procurement, financing, and reporting. A CPA with a Bachelor and Master’s degree in Accounting from Southern Methodist University's Cox School of Business, she has developed and certified over 5,000 units to date.

Dewey Stevens, Chief Operating Officer


Stevens serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for RISE Residential Construction. He has more than 30 years of construction management experience in single and multifamily housing, commercial, industrial, educational, and institutional sectors. With Rise, Stevens oversees all phases of the construction process and the management of field personnel, and compliance. Stevens is a graduate of Kennedy Western University with a degree in Business Administration. 

Areas of expertise:

  •  Student Housing
  •  HUD-Financed Projects
  •  LIHTC Housing
  •  Public Facilities 
  •  Single Family Homes
  •  Low-, Mid-, and High-Rise Buildings

RISE Property Management

Gerald Enders, CPM®, Vice President - Property Management


Enders serves as Vice President of RISE's property management arm. Within his 30 years of property management experience, Jerry has supervised the operations of both affordable and market-rate portfolios across California, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Nevada - - where he served as the 2011 Chapter President for IREM® and received the CPM® of the Year award in 2009. Jerry holds a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Portland, as well as Housing Certified Credit Professional, C4P, and NCHM Tax Credit professional designations.