Leadership Team

Our leadership team is comprised of real estate veterans that were born and reared in the Silicon Valley. They continue to be a vital part of the community by working and raising their own families here.


Steve Bonafede, President & CEO
Steve is a connoisseur of business relationships and recruiting. As CEO of CSR, he promotes the successes of his agents by really knowing them and taking an interest in their lives. Born and bred in San Jose, Steve's dedication to seeing his community prosper is relentless and those who know him, can vouch for this. He fell in love with real estate because he loves people, so it's no wonder it is his life's calling. He also supports local charities through CSR Cares Foundation and other staple San Jose organizations. In his free time, Steve spends time with his family and plays golf.

Brian Bonafede, CFO
Brian is the life of CSR culture. Aside from being managing partner and CFO, Brian is the official resident motivator. There's no one who can keep from cracking a smile around him. Brian has been a part of the San Jose real estate market for over 20 years and enjoys the diversity of the personalities he comes across every day. He is never short on time to help people fulfill their dreams of financing and buying their own homes. When he isn't in the office, Brian spends time with his beautiful wife and three kids from 9 years old to college bound. He enjoys attending classic car shows and being his household handyman.

Tony Odom, COO & CEO Commercial Real Estate
Tony is managing partner of CSR and CEO of CSR Commercial Real Estate. When it comes down to it, he's an expert negotiator and the most dedicated advocate for his clients. Tony finds that living in the Bay Area and working with unique people every day make his job extremely rewarding. He is also on the Board of Directors for CSR Cares Foundation, that strives to support local children and their families. Outside of the office, Tony enjoys spending time with his four kids, traveling, protein bars, fine wine, and true Southern comfort food.

Terry Meyer, VP of Operations & Broker Associate
The glue that keeps CSR together, Terry brings to his company a wealth of experience in real estate. As Vice President of Operations, Terry ensures the success of the CSR family through recruiting, branding, and promoting a company culture of inclusiveness and education. Terry's love for real estate has only grown over the many years he's been in the industry. Originally from Campbell, he's seen the market fluctuate and evolve in many interesting ways and his passion is to share his knowledge with budding agents. When he's not in the office, Terry is usually behind a grill, spending time with his family and sharing aphorisms on his blog terrysrant.com.

Miles Pruitt, VP of Business Brokering & Commercial
Over 22 years of experience, owning multiple and successful businesses that include: Health & Fitness Clubs, Tanning Salons, Day Spa’s, Investment Real Estate and Internet businesses. Miles can relate to his clients on both the selling and the purchase of businesses as he has personally been in their situation. Miles understands the importance of being diligent and responsive with his clients needs, while being profesional and forthcoming. It is with this skillset and expertise that Miles leads CSR’s business brokering division under CSR’s commercial brand. 


Don Jessup, Vice President

Don Jessup has been a Realtor® since 1982. With over 30 years’ experience, Don has been an integral part in building Real Estate and Mortgage companies statewide and in Silicon Valley. He has been instrumental in growing agencies like Red Carpet Real Estate, Flagstone Properties, Fred Sands, Windemere Real Estate, Home Services Associates and Meridian Creek Properties/S&L Home loans. Don is currently the owner of Silicon Valley Associates Inc. in San Jose, CA. He loves to train and empower his agents in every aspect of the real estate & mortgage industry-including contracts, negotiations, disclosures, sales, HUD, professional communication, law, agency management and more. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, the company is experiencing explosive growth and is developing franchise opportunities on it's way to become world class company.

To discover how the professionals at CSR can help you optimize the sale of your home or aid in the purchase of a new home please email: info@CSRteam.com, call 408.558.5000 or Find an Agent.