President and Co-Founder

Herta Amir attended Queens College in New York City where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Then, Herta attended Harvard Graduate School and later pursued an M.A. in Economics from the University of California – Los Angeles.   She began her professional career while working for the National Bureau of Economic Research. She… Read more »



Paul Amir was born in Czechoslovakia in 1931 and lived there during the Second World War. In 1946 he emigrated to what was then Palestine, today Israel.   In the United States Paul became a Real Estate Developer.  After much success developing single-family tract homes in the San Fernando Valley, he went on to develop… Read more »


Chief Executive Officer

Keenan Wolens has worked at Amir Development Co. since 1991 and is in charge of all day-to-day activities of the Company. His responsibilities include acquisitions, obtaining financing, supervising the leasing and management of the portfolio. From 1987 to 1991 Mr. Wolens was a Vice President at Columbia Savings and Loan Association, responsible for investment portfolio restructurings… Read more »