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Melissa Coleman

Operations Manager

Missy has been with Blue Heron since its inception in 2011. She supports investor relations, project management, financial reporting and manages office operations tasks. Missy has 25 years of experience in commercial real estate which includes lender and investor correspondence, development project management, real estate closings and property management.

While with Blue Heron, Missy has performed project management duties for over $100M of real estate. Missy continues to work closely with Blue Heron’s CFO, external auditors, and the fund administrator in the preparation and distribution of investor reports and financial statements. She also assists the legal team in both fund and real estate closings and works closely with lenders and managers throughout an investment’s life cycle.

Prior to Blue Heron, Missy worked alongside Ron Strom performing project management duties UNC’s student housing development, three office buildings for UNC-Chapel Hill, the renovation of Midtown Market shopping center in Chapel Hill, NC, and the development of several Whole Foods stores.

Missy received a BA in Communication from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.