Specialties: Lease Administration, Office
Scope of Service Experience
Commercial Sales Underwriting
Commercial Loan Negotiations
Background & Experience
Parkway Properties, Inc. (NYSE: PKY), Jackson, MS - Real Estate Investment Trust focused primarily in the south US, operating 70 large commercial office buildings (16M SQFT) in 10 states with a market cap > $1.2 billion.
Vice President - Asset Manager
Managed over $500M in Class A properties: Corporate officer reporting directly to the COO responsible for multiple markets and 25+ team members. Duties included financial/operational management, budgeting, lease negotiations, construction management, personnel supervision, and strategic planning. Markets included Jackson, MS, North Carolina (Charlotte, Winston-Salem, and Raleigh-Durham), Columbia, SC, and Knoxville, TN.
- Originated 700,000 SQFT of new management contracts.
- Negotiated >850,000 SQFT of Class A office leases, 90% of renewal and expansion leases were completed at higher rental rates than the existing in-place terms.
- Supervised parking facility portfolio for entire company consisting of > 3 million SQFT and managed by several different 3rd party operators.
Vice President - Director of Financial Operations
Created and Managed Company’s Financial Analysis Systems. Corporate officer reporting directly to the COO responsible for all financial analysis of company’s entire $1.5B asset portfolio and managing the relationship between acquisitions, operations, and accounting.
Accounting Management / Internal Audit Manager (July 1998 to December 2002)
Co-Managed Staff of 20 CPAs and Accountants: Supervised accounting department on budgeting, operations, and financial reporting for over 70 commercial office buildings.
BS - Accounting - Louisiana Tech University
Professional Associations & Designations
Broker - LA, MS, and NC
CPA - Certified Public Accountant
CIA - Certified Internal Auditor
CMA - Certified Management Accountant
Member - CCIM, Baton Rouge CID