Paul Dragna first became interested in the Commercial Real Estate Industry during his time at the University of Texas. He was actively involved in the Undergraduate Real Estate Program, eventually earning a certificate in Real Estate Finance. Prior to joining Elevate Growth Partners, Paul started his career working summers with a financial advising team at Merrill Lynch, where he was responsible for creating and maintaining reports detailing a client’s assets. Paul began his post graduate career working with Gerson Lehrman Group and Progressive Consulting Services, strategically consulting clients and helping them achieve their long-term goals.

Paul graduated the University of Texas in May 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies from the Moody College of Communication and a Certificate in Real Estate Finance from the McCombs School of Business.

Paul spends his free time enjoying the many outdoor activities in Austin, going to shows, supporting the Longhorns and LA Rams, and traveling.




Bachelor of Science in Communication, University of Texas

Certificate in Real Estate Finance, McCombs School of Business