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.
Janet L. Riddlebarger serves as Senior Vice President of our Apartment Living Division and oversees physical, sales and marketing operations of 6500+ apartment homes in Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Ms. Riddlebarger began her career with HHHunt as a Leasing Consultant at Foxridge Apartment Homes in 1983. During her tenure, she has held the positions of Property Manager. Regional Property Manager and has led the Apartment Living Division as Vice President and Senior Vice President for the last 16 years.
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Julie Spencer serves as Director of Operations for HHHunt's Apartment Living Division where she oversees the operations of two regions in North Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland. Julie supports the Senior Vice President of Apartment Living with division wide initiatives related to enhancing operations, marketing and branding efforts, and competitive analysis and pricing strategies. She also serves as a strategic partner with the land acquisition, development, and construction teams through all phases of creating and delivering new communities. Julie began her career in 1996 as a leasing consultant and has a diverse background with apartment REITs, merchant developers, and third party managers. She joined HHHunt in 2005 as a Marketing Coordinator, transitioned to Properties Development in 2007 where she served as Director of New Business Development from 2012 - 2016. Julie has been actively involved in various volunteer roles with the Triangle Apartment Association including two terms as a member of the Board of Directors and as a moderator and presenter for Economic Forums and Market Tours in the Triangle. Based in the HHHunt Raleigh office, Julie resides in Cary North Carolina.
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Donna Gresh serves as Regional Property Manager for Region One of the Apartment Living Division and began her career with HHHunt as a Leasing Consultant in 1990. Currently, she oversees the operations of Honeywood and Pebble Creek apartments in Roanoke, Virginia, Walden Pond in Lynchburg, and our largest community with 1728 apartment homes – Fox Ridge Apartments – in Blacksburg, Virginia, and the Hethwood Foundation.
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Lance Goss serves as Regional Property Manager for Region Two and also has training responsibilities with HHHunt University. Lance oversees Abberly Crest in Lexington Park, Maryland, The Gardens in Glen Allen, Virginia, and Abberly Place in Garner, NC. Lance will also be responsible for our new construction communities in Northern Virginia and Maryland. Lance joined HHHunt in 2002 as a Leasing Consultant and has held the positions of Assistant Property Manager and Property Manager before being promoted to Regional Property Manager in 2013.
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Gabrielle Bouknight is the Regional Property Manager for Region Three. She oversees properties in North Carolina, including Auston Woods, Abberly Green, and Auston Grove. Gabrielle is also a Training Champion for HHHunt University. Gabrielle joined HHHunt in 2007 as an Executive Director in the Senior Living Division overseeing operations, compliance and resident care of a 64 bed Assisted Living community. In 2009 she transitioned into the Apartment Living Division and assisted with the lease up of Ashton Pointe and served as Property Manger at Auston Chase. In 2012 she was awarded Property Manager of the Year and received a nomination for Employee of the Year, and in 2015 received the Team Excellence Award. She is also a member of the Corporate Stewardship committee with HHHunt which oversees company-wide philanthropic efforts. Gabrielle is a 1995 graduate of Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Leisure Services Management and Business Administration. She lives in Charlotte, NC with her husband, Marvin, and their four-legged fur babies, Peanut and Emma.
LaCole Gadson is the Regional Property Manager of Region Four and oversees our South Carolina properties which include Ashton Pointe, Auston Chase, Abberly Village, Abberly West Ashley, and Abberly Crossing. LaCole is also a Training Champion with HHHunt University. She started her career in 1997 as a Leasing Consultant and quickly rose to the position of Property Manager the following year. In 2010, LaCole joined HHHunt as the Property Manager of Abberly Village, a new lease-up. LaCole was honored by HHHunt in 2013 as the Property Manager of the Year. She also received the Lateral Service Award in 2015. During much of LaCole's career in property management, she has been involved with the Apartment Association of Greater Columbia (AAGC). She chaired the program and education committees numerous years, and she taught CAM and NALP modules. In 2004 and 2005, LaCole served on the AAGC's Board of Directors, receiving the Direct Member of the Year award in 2004. LaCole received the AAGC's 2007 and 2008 Educator of the Year awards. Then in 2012, LaCole was honored with the AAGC's 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 CAM designation through the National Apartment Association. She resides in Columbia, South Carolina with her husband, Darriel and daughter, Cassidy. She loves going to the beach, reading and traveling.
Jennifer S. Moran serves as Director of Training and Management Development for the Apartment Living Division. Jennifer oversees Vision, a learning management system for all Apartment Living Division employees, leadership and employee development, and training and branding initiatives. In 2001, Jennifer joined the HHHunt Apartment Living Team as a Regional Property Manager.
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Edward Shaffer is the Director of Maintenance Operations for the HHHunt Apartment Living Division. Ed oversees the maintenance operations, asset management, and maintenance training. He also assists with the plan review and inspections for all new construction. Ed joined HHHunt in 2007 as a Service Manager at Auston Woods in Charlotte and was promoted to Director of Maintenance Operations in 2013.