Michael joined Blue Heron in 2012, and in 2016, he became a partner of the firm. He serves a key role across the spectrum of investment, asset management, and development activities of the firm. Responsibilities include market research and analysis, originating, underwriting, and structuring new investment opportunities, capital markets activities, asset management, and development management. He has worked alongside the firm’s founding partners in establishing the framework for the platform and in continually optimizing systems and processes to reflect industry best practices.
Since joining Blue Heron, Michael has led the acquisition and disposition of interests in properties with aggregate values of more than $170M. Michael has been involved in the underwriting and evaluation of more than 125 investment and/or development opportunities totaling more than $500M in potential capital investment. He has led the asset management for all Blue Heron’s multifamily properties and has overseen the financial and operational performance of more than 1,250 multifamily units across six properties with aggregate values of more than $225M.
Michael received a BA in Economics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MBA from the University of South Carolina.