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2005 South Milledge Avenue, Suite 105
Athens, GA 30605


Phone (706) 850.7740
Fax (706) 850.7741

Chase Lawrence

Chase founded CollegeTown Properties in 2010 with the ambition to be an industry leader in the student-housing field. After graduating from The University of Georgia, Chase began his career with a national student housing development group learning the various aspects of the business. He now brings over a decade of field experience to leading CollegeTown Properties to the forefront of the industry. He works closely with the property management and operations team to oversee day-to-day operations. Chase also heads up new project development beginning with site acquisition, due diligence, and initial concept creation. Chase develops and oversees the implementation of company wide marketing initiatives for both the sales and leasing efforts of CollegeTown Properties and is a licensed Real Estate Broker overseeing all investor sales within the company. Chase also serves on the Stewardship Committee of Athens Church and the Junior Advisory Committee of The National Bank of Georgia. Chase lives with his wife Courtney and their three children Breckyn, McKinley & Harrison in Athens, Georgia.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Chase@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Mallory Woodall

Mallory is a graduate of The University of Georgia and manages all aspects of CollegeTown Properties' growing rental portfolio. As Regional Manager Mallory oversees the leasing, maintenance and marketing efforts of the southeastern portfolio. She works closely with each property manager to insure maximum occupancy for investor clients while keeping expenses at a minimum. Mallory also works daily to promote and sustain an enjoyable resident experience that is second to none. Mallory lives in Athens, Georgia with her husband Wade.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Mallory@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Jill Swope

Jill is a graduate of The University of Georgia and is a licensed Real Estate agent focusing on investor sales and in-town neighborhoods. Jill's aggressive approach and work ethic have placed her at the very top of the field for residential and multi-family sales in Athens, Georgia. Her strong network of purchasers and track record of successful deals have made her a top agent sought out to work with when buying or selling in Athens. Jill lives with her husband Mike in Athens, Georgia.


Phone: (706) 305.7785

Email: Jill@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Anna Rogers

Anna is a University of Georgia graduate, with experience in both commercial and residential real estate in Washington, DC and Atlanta, Georgia. As a fully licensed real estate agent, Anna assists Jill Swope in coordinating marketing strategies and handling real estate documents from contract to close. Born and raised in Athens, she has returned and is enjoying living in back in her home town.


Phone: (706) 614.8130

Email: Anna@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Derek Alewine

Derek is a lifelong Athens resident. He graduated from the University of Georgia, earning his Bachelor’s of Economics and Kennesaw State University, earning his Master’s of Business Administration. He has over 7 years of experience in the commerical banking industry, holding positions in credit, operations, and retail. Derek oversees all aspects of accounting for CollegeTown Properties.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Derek@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Tim Wood

Tim is a 2012 graduate of The University of Georgia. He assists with the marketing, leasing, and management of the ever growing Athens portfolio. Before working with CollegeTown, he was a 6th grade English teacher in the Athens area. Tim loves living in the Classic City with his wife, Caroline, and his dog, Ted.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Tim@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Jessica Khon

Jessica is a graduate of Auburn University and the Property Manager of CollegeTown Properties Auburn. She oversees the marketing and property management of the Auburn, Alabama portfolio. She has lived in Auburn for over ten years and has over six years of experience in property management. Jessica served as a diplomat with the Auburn Chamber of Commerce and is now a member of the Chairman’s Circle. She loves Auburn and resides there with her husband Brandon and daughter Lydia.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Jessica@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Hali Young

Hali is a graduate of University of West Georgia and oversees all aspects of property management of the Carrollton, GA rental portfolio. She coordinates leasing, marketing & maintenance supervision primarily for the Orchard West Georgia asset. Hali lives in Carrollton where she enjoys spending time outside with her two dogs and gardening.


Phone: (770) 834.8266

Email: Info@OrchardWestGeorgia.com

Mail To: 103 Orange Pass, Carrollton, GA 30117

Kaitlyn Sullivan

Kaitlyn is a recent graduate of The University of Georgia. A former CollegeTown Properties leasing associate, Kaitlyn has transitioned to CTP’s advance team as New Market Coordinator overseeing the lease-up and marketing of future pipeline projects. Kaitlyn works closely with on-site leasing teams as well as coordinates marketing and advertising campaigns. She also tracks leasing metrics and market surveys to provide management with real time market data.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Kaitlyn@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Samantha Barthelmes

Samantha brings over 12 years of Property Management experience to her role with CollegeTown Properties. Her career portfolio includes property management, marketing and organizational restructuring to create exceptional team environments where serving the community is her main priority. Samantha is a native of St. Petersburg, FL. In 2008, she moved to Anderson, SC to pursue her career in multi-family operations. She holds a Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) license and South Carolina Property Manager In-Charge (PMIC) license. In her spare time, Samantha relishes in the moments she gets to spend with her family. Whether it is spending time on the lake, camping or attending Clemson football games. She currently lives in Anderson, SC with her husband and three daughters.


Phone: (864) 986.1121

Email: Samantha@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 708 Old Central Road, Central, SC 29630

Lucas Moore

Lucas is a 2015 graduate of Clemson University, where he earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in communications. He assists with marketing and leasing all properties for the Clemson, South Carolina portfolio. Lucas has lived in the Clemson area his entire life and enjoys the small town environment.


Phone: (864) 986.1121

Email: Lucas@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 708 Old Central Road, Central, SC 29630

Mishay Bingham

Mishay has a true passion for property management. She brings over a decade of commercial and residential experience to CollegeTown. She has managed multimillion dollar renovations, completed new construction lease up projects, as well as brought properties out of distressed situations. Mishay is the manager of the Milledgeville, GA portfolio which includes four properties. Her focus is leasing and marketing while making the residents her top priority. She was born and raised in Macon, GA where she currently resides with her three children.


Phone: (706) 570.9335

Email: Mishay@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 605 N. Columbia Street, Milledgeville, GA 31061

Kherria Brown

Kherria has lived in Starkville, MS for eight years and dedicated seven of those years to the student housing market in Starkville. He brings his experience to CollegeTown as the property manager of The Balcony MSU where he overseas leasing, marketing, residential events, and maintenance coordination. During his spare time, he enjoys coffee at a café, reading, tennis, and playing his saxophone.


Phone: (662) 617.0833

Email: Kherria@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 210 S. Montgomery Street, Starkville, MS 39759

Ben Guess

Ben is a native of Athens, GA and a graduate of the University of Mississippi where he obtained a degree in Business Management. Ben utilized his major working with a prominent management company in Downtown Athens before bringing over his skills to CollegeTown. Ben is responsible for updating account information and accounts payable for the entire portfolio.


Phone: (706) 850.7740

Email: Ben@CollegeTownProperties.com

Mail To: 2005 S. Milledge Avenue, Suite 105, Athens, GA 30605

Our Team

Chase Lawrence

Principal/Broker

Mallory Woodall

Regional Property Manager

Jill Swope

Director of Investor Sales

Anna Rogers

Sales Associate

Derek Alewine

Controller

Tim Wood

Athens Leasing & Marketing Manager

Jessica Khon

Auburn Property Manager

Hali Young

Carrollton Property Manager

Kaitlyn Sullivan

New Market Coordinator

Samantha Barthelmes

Clemson Property Manager

Lucas Moore

Clemson Leasing & Marketing Manager

Mishay Bingham

Milledgeville Property Manager

Kherria Brown

Starkville Property Manager

Ben Guess

Accounts Payable Specialist


2015/2016 Intern Selections

Will Jones

Terry College of Business

Major

Accounting

Danielle Johnson

Terry College of Business

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Marketing

Dylan Larkin

Terry College of Business

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Finance & Real Estate

Victoria McDaniel

Public & International Affairs

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International Affairs

John Hayden

College of Journalism

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Advertising

Zach Kube

Terry College of Business

Major

Real Estate

Gracyn Sharpless

College of Journalism

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Advertising

Tripp H’Doubler

College of Arts & Sciences

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Communication Studies

Tyler Cook

Environmental Sciences

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Agribusiness

Laura Graben

Family & Consumer Sciences

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Human Develepmont

Alec Cooper

Terry College of Business

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Real Estate