Bobby West is a Managing Partner at TriBridge Residential, where he oversees all management, development and construction. During his 20+ years working with his partners at TriBridge, including 5 years in private legal practice, Bobby has structured, closed, and directed over $3 billion in transactions. His initial roles focused on deals and tactics as General Counsel, but have evolved into strategic and leadership roles in recent years—first as President and COO with a focus on operations and managing people, and now more recently, focused on the development and construction divisions of the company, where he oversees the company’s most complex and challenging investments.
Bobby began his career as a commercial real estate and partnership lawyer with the firm of Liskow & Lewis in New Orleans and continued it with the firm of Smith Gambrell & Russell in Atlanta. While at Smith Gambrell, Bobby began representing affiliates of TriBridge, leading ultimately to an offer to become General Counsel of Julian LeCraw & Company. The transition from a linear, document-centric lawyer to a flexible, anything-is-possible developer was initially humbling but ultimately gratifying for Bobby, as he moved from General Counsel to “recovering” attorney.
Bobby received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Louisiana State University, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, and he received a Juris Doctorate degree from Emory University School of Law, graduating with distinction. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Boards of Directors of the Georgia Apartment Association and the Atlanta Apartment Association, where he is serving as Chairman for 2020. Bobby represents the apartment industry on the Technical Advisory Committee to the City of Atlanta Building Department. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the National Multifamily Housing Council and is a 2015 graduate of the Leadership Lyceum program of the National Apartment Association. Bobby is a frequent panelist at Emory University School of Law, where he has also served as an adjunct professor, and he has been named multiple times to the “Who’s Who in Residential Real Estate in Atlanta” list by the Atlanta Business Chronicle..
Lee Walker is TriBridge’s creative real estate thinker, always identifying innovative structures and solutions that enable the company to capitalize on unique opportunities. His vision and ideas allow the team to overcome obstacles that have thwarted competitors and turn a good investment into a great investment. Lee participates in all aspects of acquisitions, dispositions, structuring, and investment management, and provides strategic vision to maximize value and return on each investment. He has closed over $3 billion in investments for TriBridge, and his frame of reference is always: What is best for our investors?
Prior to joining TriBridge and its affiliates in 1992, Lee worked as an apartment developer at Summit Properties, a mortgage banker at Lomas & Nettleton and Cunrie Company of Texas, and a loan officer at First Texas Savings and Loan.
Lee received a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate and Finance and a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from the University of South Carolina. He is a member of the National Multi-Housing Council, Urban Land Institute, and Flux Projects.
In his spare time, Lee is an advocate of the arts and actively supports numerous galleries, artists, and non-profits. He helped co-found and serves on the board of the Atlanta Real Estate Collaborative, an industry non-profit to help end homelessness. As a new resident of Midtown moving from the suburbs, Lee has rediscovered the excitement of Intown living and witnessed firsthand urban transformation Atlanta.
Steve Broome provides the pulse and drive for TriBridge’s acquisition and investment platform. With expert skills in both investment strategy and tactical execution, he oversees all acquisitions, dispositions, and new development. Steve has overseen the acquisition and development of over $3 billion for TriBridge and its affiliates in multifamily investments in Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, and the Carolinas. With a focus on the front end of a transaction, he maintains strong relationships with buyers, sellers, brokers, and principals and works relentlessly to ensure the deal closes.
Prior to joining TriBridge and its affiliates in 1999, Steve started as a Certified Public Accountant in the Atlanta tax practice of Arthur Andersen before moving to Branch & Associates, a real estate investment advisory firm, where his primary focus was working with European and international clients investing in U.S. real estate.
Steve received a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Master of Business Administration at the University of West Florida. He and his wife, Scarlet, live in Florida and are active in support of a variety of charities including several children’s causes.
In his spare time, Steve is an avid health and exercise enthusiast, enjoys music and loves to travel, particularly if it involves a coastline and some sunshine.
Jim Schroder is a partner and strategic CFO whose duties cover a broad spectrum of the company’s business to ensure its long-term success and financial sustainability. His primary responsibility is to secure equity capital through direct investments, programmatic joint ventures, and fund vehicles for TriBridge’s investment platform, which closed over $1.6 billion in transactions in the past three years. As a member of the firm’s Investment Committee, he reviews and approves all investments. In addition, Jim oversees all investment management and reporting functions.
Prior to joining the company in 2013, Jim accumulated over 10 years of global experience in real estate private equity, development, and strategy consulting while based in Singapore, Denver, and New York City. Immediately out of college, he co-founded a start-up consulting firm and managed its operations, where he served as project manager for “The Beltline Emerald Necklace Report” at Alex Garvin & Associates. Jim gained international experience in Asia real estate and capital markets based out of Singapore and, separately, obtained significant experience in distressed investing in the US real estate during the last downturn in 2009-2011.
Jim received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration in Real Estate and Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of ULI Atlanta’s Capital Markets Council and is a member of the Atlanta Beltline SID Steering Committee. Jim holds a strong sense of civic duty and seeks to use his professional experience to advocate workforce housing and improve public education in the City of Atlanta.
In his spare time, Jim is an outdoor enthusiast. He has biked across the US, competes in triathlons, and enjoys traveling with his family and photographing their adventures together. When he is not traveling, you will find him most weekends on Atlanta’s BeltLine with his family.
Annie Asdal is responsible for overseeing the transaction process at TriBridge – tracking acquisitions under contract through the post-closing transition. She also actively manages select investments, including the condo conversion at 1065 Midtown. While at TriBridge, Annie has been involved with several recapitalizations, redevelopment projects, and various major capital projects throughout the portfolio.
Annie received a Bachelor of Arts in English and Economics from Duke University. Immediately out of college, she worked as a high school Spanish teacher in Memphis, TN through Teach for America. While teaching, she earned her Masters of Education from Christian Brothers University. Subsequently, she moved to Atlanta where she joined the TriBridge team as an acquisitions analyst.
In her spare time, Annie enjoys running marathons, reading, and going to concerts. She listens to folk music and completes the Sunday New York Times crossword puzzle with one eye closed each week.
Andy Green is responsible for the origination of acquisition and development opportunities for TriBridge in Georgia and Tennessee. As Vice President at TriBridge, Andy has led the acquisition of a number of properties including 1065 Midtown, a luxury high-rise in Midtown Atlanta, and the closing of Inman Quarter, a mixed-use property in the Inman Park neighborhood in Atlanta.
From 2011 through 2013, Andy was a Vice President with responsibilities of acquisitions and asset management for Lubert Adler Real Estate Funds, a Philadelphia-based private equity firm. During his time at Lubert Adler, Andy acquired approximately $750 million of hotels and apartment communities. Prior to joining Lubert Adler, Andy was an investment banker in the real estate group at Friedman, Billings, Ramsey, a Washington D.C. based firm.
Andy received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Masters in Real Estate with a concentration in Finance from Cornell University. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute.
In his spare time, Andy enjoys playing golf, working out at his CrossFit gym and has competed in several triathlons. When he is not in the office, he can usually be found watching a Tar Heels game or spending time with his family in Wrightsville Beach, NC.
Jacob Linsky is an Investment Associate with responsibilities across the Acquisitions and Investments teams. While at TriBridge, Jacob has been involved with several acquisitions, recapitalizations, and the closing of TriBridge’s third co-investment fund, TriBridge Equity Partners III, LLC, which Jacob currently oversees.
Prior to TriBridge, Jacob was a Sr. Associate with KPMG’s Audit Practice. He worked with Fortune 500 clients in the Banking & Capital Markets, Private Equity, and Industrial Manufacturing space.
Jacob received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Georgia and a Master of Accountancy from the J.M Tull School of Accounting at the University of Georgia.
In his spare time, Jacob enjoys playing softball, traveling, and watching documentaries.
Mark Zhang is an analyst with responsibilities across the Investments and Innovation teams. While at TriBridge, Mark has been involved with several acquisitions, two developments, and numerous initiatives to optimize operations or launch new businesses.
Prior to TriBridge, Mark interned at Castlelake, a $13B distressed private equity firm. Previously, Mark worked at IIX, a social impact growth equity firm in Singapore.
Mark received an A.B., cum laude, in economics from Princeton University and volunteers his time for the Princeton Club of Georgia’s Alumni Schools Committee.
In his spare time, Mark enjoys hosting parties and dinners, travel photography and exploring Atlanta.
Katherine Mosley oversees all aspects of development, including entitlements, design, permitting, capital structuring and execution for all new developments. As a Principal of Development, Katherine has been involved with $1 billion of capital transactions spread across targeted southeastern markets including Atlanta, Nashville, Jacksonville, Charlotte and Raleigh.
Katherine began her career with TriBridge directly out of college. In her 13 years at TriBridge, her career has spanned acquisitions, market research, capital projects and development. During her early years with the company she focused on acquisitions and market repositioning through value-add improvements and market knowledge. This foundation of market knowledge laid the framework for many successful developments. Her broad portfolio includes the zoning, closing, and development of a 125-unit luxury, boutique community with 350 feet of frontage on the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida; the entitlement, closing, development and sale of One305 Central in Charlotte, North Carolina’s vibrant and eclectic Plaza Midwood neighborhood; and the entitlement, closing, and development of The Griff, a river-side, mixed use community in Nashville’s Germantown market.
Katherine graduated magna cum laude from Robinson School of Business at Georgia State University with a degree in Business Administration specializing in Real Estate.
While Katherine is passionate about development, her favorite role is mom to her mini-me daughter.
Dave Weissman joined the TriBridge team in 2015. His experience includes acquisitions, capital projects, and development. As a Development Manager, his role involves entitlements, design, permitting, construction oversight, and lease-up management.
Dave made the transition to multifamily real estate after starting his career in fixed income portfolio management at Voya Financial, where he worked across asset classes including Investment Grade Credit, High Yield, Emerging Markets, and Derivatives. His well-rounded financial experience gives him a unique development management perspective, which has translated into successful developments in Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville, and Jacksonville.
Dave graduated from the J. Whitney Bunting College of Business at Georgia College & State University with a master’s degree in Business Administration specializing in Finance.
In his spare time, Dave enjoys fly fishing, long-distance hiking, and spending time with his family.
As Construction Manager, Steve Norman is responsible for the quality control of construction and the oversight of general and specialty contractors on TriBridge developments. His role and expertise ensures the successful transition from construction to management operations on new communities.
Steve’s hands on approach with consultants, inspectors and contractors has resulted in him delivering over 900 quality units over the last 5 years for TriBridge and their equity partners.
With over 30 years of experience in residential property management, Steve brings with him the knowledge he gained with his rise through the ranks from Service Technician, Service Manager, Regional Service Director and Capital Projects Manager. He also owned and managed his own general contracting business.
Steve holds certifications and licenses as a Certified Pool Operator, EPA HVAC Universal, EPA Proctor and a Certified Fork Lift operator. He is qualified to supervise and evaluate all aspects of construction associated with electrical, plumbing, HVAC and carpentry.
When not traveling throughout the Southeast overseeing TriBridge interest, Steve makes his home in Jacksonville, FL. He is a car and sports enthusiast and loves traveling with his wife Angela and spending time with his grandsons.
Ashish Bagle supports the development team by assisting in all phases of the development lifecycle on Tribridge’s new construction projects. His areas of responsibility include collaborating on the design process, preparing business plans and investment packages for equity and debt partners, and construction oversight from an owner’s perspective.
Ashish’s career background ranges from commercial facility preventative maintenance and commissioning, to sustainability consulting, to development management on large-scale mixed-use projects. Working through acquisitions, entitlements, site planning, among other development activities, Ashish possesses the unique skill set that is aligned with the demands of a role in the fast-paced environment of real estate development.
Ashish graduated from the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia with a degree in Business Management. His passions lie in city-building, community development, and an effort in conducting business in a conscious manner.
Ashish lives in the Kirkwood community of Atlanta with his beloved wife and weirdly cute mixed German Shepherd son, Roscoe. They all love design, eating delicious food, and relishing in the goodness of life.
Michael McPhail oversees the ground-up construction for the development team. As President of Construction he will assemble and manage in-house teams that will serve in the capacity of pre-construction and the full execution of constructing new development deals.
Prior to joining Tribridge, Michael has served in numerous Vice President and leadership roles for other development and general contracting firms. His primary expertise is multi-family construction with an emphasis on mixed use, podium, and wrap product. He has managed the construction of 6,500 units totaling $500 million in value.
Michael played baseball for the University of North Florida and ultimately graduated from Jacksonville University with a BS in Social Science. He holds general contracting licenses in Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee.
Michael is married and has 3 beautiful girls. As a family, they love to travel and attend sporting events. Michael has never played a sport he didn’t like but has a passion for tennis, golf and triathlons…he’s even been known to knock out a fully sanctioned IRONMAN (IMFL 140.6) race.
Seth Otey is responsible for developing and managing employee and client relationships, the overall performance of all properties and for overseeing and improving systems and policies. As Vice President of Property Management at TriBridge, Seth has been involved with helping to implement best practices and plays a crucial role in the daily operations of the properties.
Prior to joining the company, Seth served in acquisitions, dispositions, and portfolio management roles for multi-family apartments, as well as off-campus student housing. During college, Seth completed his first lease-up and disposition in the property manager capacity. After graduating, he became a Regional Property Manager primarily overseeing new construction and non-stabilized assets. As Senior Regional Property Manager at Greystar, Seth oversaw operations of a portfolio that consisted of third-party lease-ups and stabilized assets. During this time Seth participated in nearly $150 million in dispositions.
Seth received a Bachelor of Science with an emphasis on Management from Georgia Southern University. He also holds a property management license in South Carolina.
In his spare time, Seth spends time jogging and biking on the Atlanta BeltLine. He enjoys training at his favorite local gyms and traveling to anywhere with a warm, sandy beach.
As a Regional Vice President at TriBridge, Brandi Boudoin is responsible for a portfolio of assets, developing client and employee relationships and oversight of daily operations for TriBridge.
Brandi began her career in multi-family more than 20 years ago as a leasing consultant based in Atlanta, GA. She quickly moved up to Community Manager, managing a 30 year old asset undergoing a demographic reposition and renovation. Brandi was promoted to Regional Property Manager in 2005, overseeing assets in the Carolinas, Tennessee, Georgia, Virginia, DC and Maryland. Brandi’s experience ranges from repositioning assets to new-construction lease up, including the 2012 “Fastest Lease-Up Pace” (three months) awarded by Delta & Associates for an asset in Fredericksburg, VA. Brandi is very active with the Atlanta Apartment Association, Georgia Apartment Association and National Apartment Association as well as IREM. Brandi is currently a CPM Candidate. Brandi attended Dekalb College with studies concentrating in Business Management and Accounting.
In her spare time, Brandi enjoys spending time with her dog, watching college football and exploring the beltline.
Erica Levy utilizes her creative mindset and previous experience to promote TriBridge Residential’s constantly growing brand. At the University of South Carolina, Erica majored in Public Relations. Upon graduating, she played an essential role in building RADCO Residential’s marketing department, where she served as a Regional Marketing Coordinator for more than two years.
Now, as an integral part of TriBridge’s marketing department, Erica develops and executes marketing plans for TriBridge’s lease up communities, helps to devise, develop and deliver a comprehensive strategic and tactical plan for new business development and brand awareness for TriBridge Management, and also assists with public relations by raising the organization’s media profile. She says her favorite part of her current role is being able to be a part of the process of bringing new developments to life. In her spare time, Erica enjoys traveling, staying active and exploring Atlanta’s new hot spots.
Stephanie Jordan is TriBridge’s in house HR educator, strategist and rule enforcer who provides support to managers on employee relations, succession planning and associate development. She partners with associates to align their work and business objectives, improve associate relations and enhance productivity and performance. Stephanie is passionate about helping TriBridge make the most of their resources and talent.
Stephanie’s work history includes 12 years of progressive Human Resources experience. Starting her HR career with TJ Maxx as the Regional HR Specialist, then moving to Oldcastle Materials as a one person HR team as their Corporate HR Generalist. Prior to joining TriBridge, Stephanie was the Human Resources Manager at Cortland Partners where she managed all day to day HR activity.
Stephanie holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources Policy & Development from Georgia State University as well as an MBA from American Intercontinental University. She is an active member of the Society of Human Resources Management as well as her sorority Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
In her spare time, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, attending sporting events and trying new restaurants. Every weekend she can be found at either gymnastics with her daughter, or basketball with her son.
Daphney joined the TriBridge team in 2013. She has over ten years of experience in multifamily accounting, formerly holding positions at Pulte, Wood Partners, and The Worthing Companies. She has a BBA in Accounting from Howard University and she began her career at Grant Thornton as an Audit Associate.
Kenneth Purvis is responsible for the daily operations of the Information Technology department. This includes the support of the users in the corporate office and all TriBridge properties. In addition, he is tasked with the future development of TriBridge Information Systems to maintain our position at the forefront of the industry.
Prior to joining the TriBridge family, Kenneth worked for Yardi Systems and has over 12 years of experience in both management and technology based roles within the property management industry. While attending Hampton University as a Computer Science major, Kenneth also became a licensed Real Estate agent. Using the skills acquired during his previous tenures, Kenneth has successfully implemented several internal tech projects which has help to further strengthen the bridge between staff members, vendors, and interface users.
In his spare time, Kenneth enjoys spending time with his wife & children, traveling, attending various festivals, and coaching his children’s baseball team.
Ryan Young is responsible for overseeing portfolio wide renovations and value-add initiatives. Her main responsibilities include design and construction management associated with value-add projects, as it relates to interior design and architecture. In her current role, she carries out the following responsibilities: estimating and budgeting, project scoping, design development and management, bidding, contract administering, expenditure tracking, reporting, and cost analysis. In addition, she assists with the annual development of 5-year capital plans related to asset preservation and improvements.
During Ryan’s tenure at TriBridge, she has successfully participated in the reposition of more than a dozen assets across five states. These projects include interior unit renovations, amenity upgrades, common area upgrades, model upgrades, exterior building upgrades, energy/water saving upgrades, etc. She consistently coordinates and works with the property, site management, vendors, and contractors during the renovation cycle to ensure all renovations are executed at appropriate levels of quality, on time, and within budget, striving to satisfy owner investment goals and strategies.
Prior to joining TriBridge, Ryan spent 3 years working for an Atlanta based general contractor as a Project Manager overseeing design and construction processes for single family homes. Ryan graduated with Summa Cum Laude recognition from The Georgia Institute of Technology with a Master’s of Science degree in Building Construction and Facilities Management. In addition, she attended East Carolina University where she obtained Summa Cum Laude recognition with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Interior Design and a minor in Business Administration. She is an active member of the Atlanta Apartment Association and currently serves on the Association’s 2018 membership committee.
In her spare time, Ryan enjoys working on DIY projects for her new home, traveling, and spending time with her dog, Willis. She is currently studying for the Georgia General Contractor License (NASCLA Exam) and hopes to obtain licensing in 2018.
As Director of Maintenance, Michael Haney is responsible for the daily management and supervision of the companies’ service teams and ensures that each property is exceptionally maintained. In addition, Mike oversees capital projects related to asset preservation across our portfolio. He also has a lead role in our due diligence efforts and 5-year capital planning processes. His diverse technical knowledge makes him a tremendous asset in this role. Michael holds an impressive list of licenses including EPA Proctor and is HVAC Universal, GASHI-Home Inspector, Electrical, Competent Site Development Person in Excavation and Confinement Entry Space, High lift and Fork lift licenses. He is also CPO and OSHA certified.
Michael’s career spans a near 40-year period in the construction industry. He learned many trades through the decades and later went on to own his own general contracting company, where he built custom homes and did major remodels. His most recent experience prior to joining our team was as the Director of Property Services for MAA (formerly Post Properties). He enjoys working with people and is a proven leader, in his time at MAA having had 55 direct reports. He had many high impact successful deliverables during this time including the deployment of mobile maintenance. Other career highlights include integral participation in the redevelopment of Perry Homes.
Michael has been happily married 38 years to his wife Bonnie and is the proud father of seven children. In his spare time Michael enjoys spending time with his four grandchildren. He is also an avid outdoorsman and enjoys traveling.