Director of Business Development
John serves as a Business Development and Consulting Specialist for Landmark Properties.
John provides on-site support for new communities entering Landmark's 3rdparty managed portfolio. This includes assisting site level staff in transitioning to the Landmark Properties team and implementing Landmark's best practices at the site level. John also contributes to and is involved in authoring consulting studies and assisting 3rdparty business development efforts. John's expertise includes operational troubleshooting, new lease-up management, feasibility analysis and auditing operational and lease-up properties.
John began his career in student housing while attending college. As a part-time student employee he worked as a leasing consulting and on the maintenance team. Upon graduation, John became a Leasing and Marketing Manager in Auburn, Alabama. His Student Housing experience continued to grow while advancing through all on-site roles for operational properties and new lease-up developments. John's experiences from operational properties and new lease-ups give him first-hand knowledge of what residents, managers, owners and investors are looking for in Student Housing.
John double-majored in Real Estate and Management at the University of South Carolina's Darla Moore School of Business. John is based in Austin, Texas where his primary hobby is trying to figure out new ways to beat the heat. John is also an avid supporter and fan of his alma mater and is attempting to try every barbecue restaurant in Austin.