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WILKINSON REAL ESTATE ADVISORS, INC

Founded in 1984, Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors is a privately-held property management company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors currently manages over 7000 units at 30 communities in four states. We built our business around providing best-in-class service to our residents, employees and investors.
Debbie Millwood
President and COO for Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc.

Debbie is the President and Chief Operating Officer for Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc. Debbie joined Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors in 2011 and is responsible for all aspects of property management operations.

Debbie has over twenty five years experience in multifamily real estate management. She served as Regional Property Manager for NPI and Area Vice President for RAM Partners. Prior to joining Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc., Debbie was Senior Vice President of Fogelman Management Group. In this role, she was responsible for overseeing property operations and client relations for approximately 50% of the overall portfolio. Her portfolio included properties throughout the Southeast, Midsouth and Midwest.

Although a native South Carolinian, Debbie attended the University of Georgia, and received her Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). Debbie resides in Atlanta and is active in several community organizations. Debbie served on the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity and the Atlanta based nonprofit Progressive Redevelopment, Inc. She currently serves on the board of directors for the Atlanta Apartment Association and the Georgia Apartment Association as well as the Cares Apartment Life Southeast Regional Advisory Council.

 
Wanda Siniard
Executive Vice President

Wanda Siniard is Executive Vice President of Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc. She is responsible for overseeing the operation of the Carolina Region portfolio. Additionally, Wanda assists Debbie Millwood on managing reporting and monitoring company budgets, financial forecasting and results, cost management, revenue enhancement, managing operations policy and procedures, establishing and implementing policy and procedures and company best practices and key performance drivers.

Wanda joined Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors in March of 2006. Wanda has over 25 years’ experience in the multifamily industry and has previously worked for Berkshire Real Estate Advisors, Colonial Properties Trust and Steven D. Bell & Company.

Wanda has a BS in Business from Lander University. She has been active in local apartment associations and maintains the designations of PMIC, CAM and CAPS. She and her husband, Bob, have two daughters and live in Greenville, SC.

 
Steve Coggins
Regional Manager and Regional Service Director

Steve Coggins serves in dual roles as Regional Manager and Regional Service Director for Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc.

After leaving the Marine Corps, Steve began his Multi-family career in 1986 as an on-site Maintenance Supervisor with Equimark Inc. After that he held positions of Service Director and Business Manager with Fogelman Management Group on properties ranging from 800 to 989 units. Steve has held positions as Project Manager and Assistant Construction Superintendent with NRCC and Alliance Residential. Most recently Steve was a Regional Maintenance Supervisor with Alliance Residential.

Steve currently resides in Monroe, Ga. with his wife. They have 2 children and 4 grandchildren.

 
Lisa Adams
Regional Manager

Lisa Adams is Regional Manager of Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc. She is responsible for overseeing operations of the Metro Region consisting of properties throughout Georgia. Lisa has over twenty years experience in the multifamily property management industry. Her responsibilities have been in various markets throughout Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Texas and Florida.

Lisa has managed a variety of real estate ranging from new construction to more challenged assets. True to asset performance, she understands the role of maximizing revenue while mediating risk. Working with United Dominion Realty Trust, MidAmerica, Princeton Properties, and United Residential has provided Lisa with the tools and knowledge necessary for success in any multifamily environment.

She currently holds a CPM designation through the Institute of Real Estate Management and business degree from Gordon College. Some of her accomplishments include: Multi Site Leader of the Year with the Atlanta Apartment Association, and Lowest Turnover as a Portfolio, and Best Turnaround on a Property with MAA.

Lisa and her family reside in Alpharetta, Georgia.

 
Christie Medley
Regional Manager

Christie Medley is Regional Manager of Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors. She currently overseas the Coastal Regional markets. Before joining Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors Christie’s career included senior positions with Apartment Finder, RAM Partners, Mid America, United Residential Properties, and Coastal Residential Properties. With 21 year’s apartment industry experience Christie is a valuable team member at Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors.

Christie has served on the board of directors for the North Central Florida, Brunswick-Golden Isles and South Georgia Apartment Associations. Christie was most recently awarded Member of the Year from the South Georgia Apartment Association.

Christie and her family reside in Brunswick, Georgia.

 
 
Hilary Bayer
Vice President of Marketing

Hilary is the Vice President of Marketing for Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors. She oversees all of the marketing and advertising efforts for the organization including print, online, outdoor and other media efforts.

Hilary joined Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors in September 2009. Prior to joining the organization, she worked in marketing for companies including GMAC Insurance, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Colorado Rockies.

Hilary has a BA from Duke University. She currently resides in Atlanta, GA with her husband and enjoys playing tennis, running and competing in triathlons.

 
Jeff Gaskins
Vice President of Accounting

Jeff Gaskins is the Vice President of Accounting for Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc. Jeff oversees all of the accounting and financial reporting for the various properties owned and managed by Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors, Inc. He is responsible for timely and accurate financial reporting, cash flow management, budgeting and audit compliance at the corporate and property levels. Jeff has over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, including homebuilding, commercial and residential development and property management.

Jeff received a BBA in Accounting from Valdosta State University and an MBA from Mercer University. Jeff is a Certified Public Accountant. He has two children and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.

 
Rodney Rogers
Vice President of Technology

Rodney Rogers is the Vice President of Technology and also serves as Revenue Manager. Rodney's property management career began as a leasing consultant with Trammell Crow Residential in 1989. Rodney later served as a Regional Manager at Gables Residential and Fogelman Management. In 2007 Rodney joined Place Properties as a National Trainer.

Rodney most recently held dual roles of Regional Manager and Systems Administrator at Signature Management. Rodney has been involved with many property management software systems including AMSI, Yardi and RealPage. He specializes in data conversion, training, support and implementation. Rodney holds a BBA degree from Georgia State University.

Rodney and his family reside in Atlanta, Georgia.

 
Shelia Golden
Human Resource Director

Sheila Golden is HR Director of Wilkinson Real Estate Advisors. She is responsible for the administration of all payroll and benefit information provided to our Wilkinson family. She also works closely with Debbie Millwood in providing support for all human resources functions within the company.

Sheila has an extensive background managing and administrating, both payroll and benefit operations within a corporate environment, including her last assignment of over eight years, with a large international medical company, which grew to employ over 800 employees. Included in these areas of experience are compliance issues, employee handbooks, payroll implementation and various benefit design programs.

Sheila attended DeKalb College and Valdosta State College, majoring in business administration. Sheila and her husband Jim, have two children and reside in Ellijay, GA.

 
Lynn McAuliffe
Management Operations Trainer

Lynn serves as the Management Operations Trainer, responsible for the strategic design and implementation of training programs for all facets of our industry including leasing, marketing, management, policies & procedures, and technology. Lynn supports a blended training approach to address varied learning styles. Her first profession was teaching; Lynn’s property management career spans over 30 years, where she has served in management, leadership, training, and marketing capacities, previously working for UDR, AMLI, Wilkinson, JLC, Lane Management, then later returning to Wilkinson.

Lynn holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Education, and has completed graduate level courses in adult education and web-based training design. She is a Certified Apartment Property Supervisor and is active in the Atlanta Apartment Association, previously serving as their Director of Education. She has been called on to speak at NAA and National Multi-Housing Council Events. Lynn is an approved CAM and NALP instructor for NAA, and has provided training and shopping services for various companies around the country.

Lynn lives in Marietta with her husband. They have a son, a daughter & son-in-law, all of whom reside in the Atlanta area.