Our management team at Stronghill Capital.

John Eisinger CEO

John Eisinger

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Eisinger is CEO of Stronghill Capital. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Janus Capital, managing $5 billion. John has 20 years of experience operating, analyzing and investing in a wide range of businesses. Prior to joining Janus Capital in 2003, he was an Equity Analyst for five years. John received his bachelor of science degree in Finance from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Peter Squier

Peter Squier


Peter Squier is President of Stronghill Capital. He has a distinguished career in specialty finance, real estate investment, and real estate development, and consequently truly understands the needs and challenges of Stronghill’s customers. Mr. Squier currently also serves as the President of Hunter-Kelsey of Texas, a leading property tax lender in Texas and as the President of the Texas Property Tax Lienholders Association. Mr. Squier is a two-time finalist for Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year for the Austin region and was a founder of an “Inc. 500” company. He has an MBA from the University of Florida and has been married over 30 years with four grown children.

Art Hickson

Art Hickson

Chief Revenue Officer

Mr. Hickson brings 25 years of executive expertise in the financial services sector with a focus on sales, marketing, and operations roles as well as comprehensive management responsibilities. Prior to joining Stronghill Capital, he was a key executive building and managing multiple national mortgage platforms. Throughout his career, Mr. Hickson has deployed human capital effectively by adeptly building high-performance sales and operations organizations. He served in executive management at Cherrywood Commercial a subsidiary of Fortress Investment Group, Genpact Mortgage NYSE: G, American First Credit Union, and Kinecta Federal Credit Union in addition to several public and private national mortgage organizations. Mr. Hickson earned a bachelor’s degree in Management from Pepperdine University and is certified in LEAN Six Sigma.

Dan Allen

Dan Allen

Chief Financial Officer

Dan Allen serves as Chief Financial Officer for Stronghill Capital and its affiliates First National Assets and Hunter-Kelsey of Texas. Mr. Allen has over 30 years of experience managing finance and accounting functions and real estate development projects while working for a number of real estate companies. He is passionate about building successful teams, driving process improvements and improving company performance. A graduate of the University of Texas in Austin, Mr. Allen earned his MBA Degree with honors while concentrating in both Finance and Operations Management. He completed his BBA in Accounting at the University of Texas and was a member of the 1983 National Champion baseball team. He has been licensed as CPA in the State of Texas since 1987. He has been married 33 years and has two grown children.


Sandy Johnson

Chief Processing Officer

Sandy brings 10+ years of commercial real estate underwriting experience. She worked for NorthMarq Capital where she underwrote loans to place with Lehman, JP Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Chase and numerous other debt and equity partners; and at CU Business Solutions, where she underwrote commercial real estate and small business loans for several Central Texas area credit unions. She is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Texas and held a General Appraisers License for 15 years. She has substantial experience in valuing both commercial and residential properties, as well as some small businesses. She is a real estate investor, focused primarily on residential properties, including short term rentals. Sandy has earned a Master of Land Economics and Real Estate from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University.


Robin Simon

Director of Finance and Asset Management

Robin Simon drives the finance and asset management function for Stronghill Capital, with a primary focus on financial modeling and portfolio management, loan sales, underwriting, lender and investor relationships and credit risk management. Previously, Mr. Simon was a manager for Ernst & Young’s structured finance advisory group, specializing in commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) capital markets transactions.  Prior to that, he worked for Deloitte’s audit and enterprise risk services group, primarily serving large publicly-traded REITS and investment funds. Mr. Simon has a bachelor’s degree in Economics & History from Vanderbilt University and a master’s degree from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. He has been a licensed CPA in Texas since 2012

Justin Long

Justin Long

Director of Loan Servicing

Justin Long is responsible for the loan servicing operations and management of collection efforts at Stronghill Capital. Prior to joining Stronghill Capital, Mr. Long spent over 10 years at CIT Bank (formerly known as OneWest Bank & Indymac Bank) serving in a variety of default management leadership positions. Most recently, he was Assistant Vice President of CIT Bank’s Home Loan Servicing Underwriting group. In that role, he was responsible for managing the production and underwriting of the Bank’s Home Affordable Modification Program. Mr. Long holds a Bachelors of Science in Business Management at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, where he was also Captain of Men’s Golf Team.

Kahty Wilfley

Kathy Wilfley

Collateral Management, Loan Production

Kathy Wilfley oversees the team reviewing incoming loan documents and the onboarding of new loans into Stronghill’s mortgage servicing system.  Mrs. Wilfley's team manages the paper collateral, records documents for public filings, and manages the documentation flow with our credit facilities. Mrs. Wilfley has 26 years of experience in the multi-family property management industry which spanned 12 cities and 4 states at one time. As a Certified Property Manager, her relationship with property owners was built on trust and an understanding of their investment goals. Mrs. Wilfley holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas State University and is a native Texan. She has been with the company since 2010.