William Norris is responsible for the management of the company’s new construction developments. His responsibilities have included management of project design, governmental approvals, hiring/administering the general contractor, investor relations during construction, and oversight of project budgets through lease-up. As Construction Manager at TriBridge, William has been involved with the BluWater Apartments in Jacksonville Beach, Florida, the renovation of CoHo Apartments in Atlanta, Georiga, and 1305 Central in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Prior to joining the company, William served in an Owner’s Rep role for a real estate consulting firm and was an architect at an internationally recognized design firm. He has a strong understanding of multi-family projects ranging from market-rate housing, mixed-use, and student housing, with experience in both low-rise and high-rise residential construction that included mixed-use programs incorporating residential, retail, and structured parking. In the Owner’s Rep role, William performed review of project budgets, general contractor contracts, design contracts, and construction documents prior to equity funding. He oversaw the construction of more than 2,500 residential units in the southeast. While working as an architect, William gained experience leading a project team in all phases of design and has direct experience with the design and construction of more than 3,000 residential units in seven states.
William received a Bachelor of Architecture from Southern Polytechnic State University and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate from the Robinson School of Business at Georgia State University. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute, having served as the chair for the ULI Atlanta Young Leaders Group (YLG) Mentor Program and helped with the planning of multiple events for YLG. William also served in leadership positions for AIA Atlanta, most notably as past Chair and long-term committee member of the AIA Atlanta High School Student Design Competition, a program that awards scholarships to high school students who are interested in a career in architecture.
In his spare time, William enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He is an active member of his local church and has been the head coach for his kid’s sports teams. His hobbies include traveling, architecture, automobiles, and finding new culinary experiences with his wife.