HHHunt Apartment Living Team

One of the unique aspects of the HHHunt Apartment Living team is our experience and tenure. This stability of leadership is one of the reasons that we have such incredibly strong management teams throughout the Apartment Living division.

Lance Goss
Lance Goss
Vice President
919-461-0587 ext. 125

Lance Goss serves as Vice President for the Apartment Living Division of HHHunt.  He oversees the financial and physical operations as well as the sales, marketing and leasing operations for over 8000 HHHunt apartment homes in Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.  Lance’s extensive experience includes oversight of lease up operations, conventional market rate Class A communities, and aging conventional units.  Lance started his career with us as a Leasing Consultant back in 2002 and has worked his way up through the organization.  He has also had training responsibilities within HHHunt University.  Lance is an active member of Virginia Tech Property Management Advisory Board.  He is also a member of the Hethwood Foundation,  National Apartment Association as well as other local apartment associations.   Lance holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Barton College.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Donna Gresh
Donna Gresh
Senior Regional Manager
540-951-1224 ext. 306

Donna Gresh serves as Senior Regional Manager for the Apartment Living Division. Currently, she oversees Apartment Living operations for Region one and two, which includes:

  • Foxridge and The Hethwood Foundation in Blacksburg, VA
  • Abberly CenterPointe and Abberly Twin Hickory in the Richmond, VA area
  • Abberly at Southpoint in Fredericksburg, VA
  • Abberly Waterstone in Stafford, VA
  • Abberly Avera in Manassas, VA
  • Abberly Square in Waldorf, MD
  • Abberly Crest in Lexington Park, MD

Donna began her career with HHHunt as a Leasing Consultant in 1990. Donna also serves as President for The Hethwood Foundation Board of Directors, which is the homeowner’s association for both Hethwood and Foxridge – a total of 1728 units.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Melinda Dunford
Melinda Dunford
Area Manager
540-951-1221

Melinda Harris Dunford serves as Area Manager in Region One and overseas Virginia properties in Blacksburg and Glen Allen. Foxridge in Blacksburg, a community of 1728 apartment homes, offers student housing to nearby Virginia Tech. Abberly at Twin Hickory, a 378 apartment home community, is situated in one of HHHunt’s master planned communities in Glen Allen. Melinda began her career in the multifamily industry in 1997. She was named Community Manager of the year by both HHHunt and the New River Valley Chapter of the Virginia Apartment Management Association. Melinda maintains the National Apartment Association designations of National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP), Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) and Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS). She is an instructor for educational courses to develop the next generation of property management professionals. An advocate for our business community, she has served the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce in a leadership and advisory capacity collectively for over 12 years, including Chairman of the Board in 2017. Melinda is a past President of NRV ABWA and was named the MRCC Business Person of the Year in 2013. Melinda was honored in 2017 with the NRVAC Industry Achievement Award for her career contributions to the multifamily housing industry.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Ashleigh Fisher
Ashleigh Fisher
Regional Property Manager
704-799-7417

Ashleigh Fisher began her career with HHHunt in 2010 as a Leasing Consultant for Abberly Green. Since then, she has served as the Assistant and Community Manager both at Abberly Green.  While leading the Abberly Green Team, she won Community Manager of the Year and also Community of the Year in 2012 and 2016.  Ashleigh was promoted to Regional Property Manager in 2018 and oversees the following communities in North Carolina:

  • Abberly Green in Mooresville, NC.
  • Abberly Woods in Charlotte, NC
  • Abberly Liberty Crossing in Charlotte, NC
  • Abberly Grove in Raleigh, NC
  • Abberly Place in Garner, NC
  • Abberly Solaire in Garner, NC

She is a member of the Greater Charlotte Apartment Association and the Mooresville Chamber of Commerce. Ashleigh is committed to fulfilling HHHunt's mission and vision. Ashleigh graduated from Central Michigan University with a business degree in Marketing.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Lacole Gadson
Lacole Gadson
Senior Regional Property Manager
803-360-9036

LaCole Gadson is the Senior Regional Property Manager of Region four which includes all of HHHunt’s apartment communities in South Carolina. She has several years of experience in the industry, starting her career as a Leasing Consultant and quickly rising to the position of Community Manager. In 2010, LaCole joined HHHunt as the Community Manager for Abberly Village, a new lease-up community. She was honored by HHHunt in 2013 as the Property Manager of the Year and also received the Lateral Service Award in 2015. LaCole oversees the following communities in South Carolina:

  • Abberly Chase in Ridgeland, SC
  • Abberly Pointe in Beaufort, SC
  • Abberly West Ashley in Charleston, SC
  • Abberly Crossing in Ladson, SC
  • Abberly Village in West Columbia, SC
  • Abberly Market Point in Greenville, SC

During much of LaCole’s career, she was involved with the Apartment Association of Greater Columbia (AAGC). She chaired the program and education committee for numerous years and taught several courses as well. LaCole served three terms as a member of the AAGC Board of Directors, most recently serving as Secretary for the 2017 term. She received the AAGC’s 2004 Direct Member of the Year Award, 2007 and 2008 Educator of the Year Award and 2012 Property Manager of the Year award.

LaCole graduated from the College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She also has her Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) designation through the National Apartment Association.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Casey Viator
Casey Viator
Area Manager
301-863-3636

Casey Viator serves as the Area Manager for our apartment communities in Maryland. She oversees Abberly Crest in Lexington Park and Abberly Square in Waldorf. Casey began her career in 2001 in the multi-housing industry. She holds a tax credit certification and is a certified occupancy specialist through the National Center for Housing Management. In 2016, Casey was named HHHunt’s Employee of the Year, and in 2017, she was named Community Manager of the Year. She is an active member in the St. Mary’s County Chamber of Commerce. She has a passion for helping others and living HHHunt’s brand promises.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
JGabrielle JBouknight
Gabrielle Bouknight
Director of Training and Development
843-812-7950

Gabrielle Bouknight Gabrielle Bouknight serves as the Director of Training and Development for the Apartment Living Division. Gabrielle oversees Vision, a learning management system for all Apartment Living Division employees, leadership and employee development, and training and branding initiatives. In this role, she also oversees various Employee Centered initiatives such as onboarding and core class training for new employees, leads an employee focus group and is a facilitator for HHHunt University. Gabrielle joined HHHunt in 2007 as an Executive Director in the Senior Living Division. In 2009, she transitioned into the Apartment Living Division where she assisted with the lease up and management of Ashton Pointe and Auston Chase and served as a Regional Manager in both South and North Carolina. She has received Property Manager of the Year and Team Excellence Awards, and holds her CAPS designation through the National Apartment Association.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Ed Shaffer
Ed Shaffer
Director of Maintenance Operations
704-840-6264

Edward Shaffer is the Director of Maintenance Operations for the HHHunt Apartment Living Division. He has over 35+ years of industry experience in service/maintenance operations in the multifamily industry.  Ed oversees the maintenance operations, asset management, capital projects and maintenance training for the division. He also assists with plan review and inspections for all new construction. Ed is a member of both the Greater Charlotte Apartment Association and the National Apartment Association.  He serves on the board for GCAA Education Institute and serves as a subject matter expert at the NAA’s Apartmentalize Conference. He also facilitates the EPA Section 608 Exam as a proctor.  Ed is CAM-T Certified and a Certified Pool Operator. Ed joined HHHunt in 2007 as a Service Manager at Abberly Woods in Charlotte, NC and was promoted to Director of Maintenance Operations in 2013.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Brad Lahocki
Brad Lahocki
Assistant Director of Maintenance Operations
804-366-1587

Brad Lahocki is the Assistant Director of Maintenance Operations for the HHHunt Apartment Living Division. Brad assists with the maintenance operations, asset management and maintenance training for the division. He also performs inspections for all new construction projects that we build and operate.  Brad holds a myriad of certifications such as Certified Pool Operator, EPA Universal Certified and Fair Housing Certified and has won many accolades during his tenure. Brad joined HHHunt in 2006 as a Service Manager at Abberly Twin Hickory in Glen Allen, VA and was promoted to Assistant Director of Maintenance Operations in 2019.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
Jennifer Moran
Jennifer Moran
Faculty Member, HHHunt University
919-461-0587 ext. 118

Jennifer S. Moran serves as Faculty Member in HHHunt University - College of Apartment Living. With over two decades of experience in this field, Jennifer helps facilitate courses that help our employees grow and master their skillset.  Jennifer also oversees our Telephone Performance Analysis program and works closely with our employees on improving telephone sales skills. In 2001, Jennifer joined the HHHunt Apartment Living Team as a Regional Property Manager.

Manage land development projects from design through construction; partner with builders before, during and after construction to work through land development needs and work with Government agencies, contractors and builders to maintain erosion and sediment controls.
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