Professional Information

Elton Harwell has been active in Commercial Real Estate Brokerage, Leasing, Development and property management since 1973, specializing in commercial property leasing and sales, and tenant representation. Assignments have included leasing agent for office projects, showroom properties and warehouse projects including a major CBD office tower and showroom and warehouse for a major Market Center operator in Dallas and Houston. He has also been a general partner in a commercial property development company, and Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and shareholder in a commercial real estate, business brokerage and financial brokerage firm.

Career Transaction Highlights

A partial list of clients includes: ADP, American National Insurance, Autographix, Bosley Medical Group, Compudata Products, Inc., Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Dayton-Hudson Corporation, Dutch Investment Properties, Ford Motor Company, Fujitsu Business Communications, Inc., General Re-Insurance, GTE Sprint, H.H. Robertson Company, Hall Financial Group, Holly Corporation, Jenkins & Gilchrist, Johnson Controls, Kelly Services, Inc., Majesty Staffing, MCI Telecommunications, Inc., National Life Vermont, Oce Industries, PC Housecall, RTKL Architects, Schwab & Associates, Security Life of Denver, Steinway Hall Dallas & Fort Worth, Strategic Healthcare Initiatives, The Godbey Group, Trammell Crow Company, West American Mortgage, Western Union


Professional History

Mr. Harwell’s current and past Civic Duties include the Chairman, Economic Development Advisory Board, City of Dallas, Texas; Chairman, Dallas Small Business Corporation; Member, Board of Directors of the City of Dallas Housing Finance Corporation; Member, Dallas Minority Business Developmental Task Force; Member, Dallas Chamber of Commerce (Membership Development Committee); Dallas North Central Task Force; Trinity River Corridor Citizens Committee; Dallas Law Enforcement Recognition Committee; Dallas Rotary Club (Board of Directors serving various committees and committee chairs); North Dallas Financial Forum (President). Board of Directors of the Greater Dallas Planning Commission, past Chairman of TREPAC Dallas Board of Realtors Political Action Committee.


  • Henry S. Miller Brokerage, LLC — Chairman’s Counsel
  • Recognized in Outstanding Young Men of America, 1970
  • Commissioned Officer, Texas National Guard and Army of the United States
  • Outstanding Officer Candidate Award, Texas National Guard Officer Candidate School
  • Received a Bachelor of Science Degree from The University of Texas at Arlington