Leadership


Southeast

Development/Construction

Todd Oglesby, Managing Director (Southeast)

Todd Oglesby is responsible for sourcing and executing new development opportunities in the Southeast Region, to include negotiating land purchases, overseeing the development process and managing asset sales. Mr. Oglesby has been involved in the development and construction industry since 1991. Prior to joining Alliance, he was a Development Manager for Southeast Capital Partners, where he was responsible for managing the design, marketing and construction of apartment and condominium communities in the Atlanta area. Previously, he worked as a Project Manager for one of the Southeast’s largest general contracting firms, managing commercial and industrial projects. Mr. Oglesby graduated from Georgia Tech and has a Master’s in Business Administration from Georgia State University. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute.

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Mark Stewart, Regional CFO (North Texas/Southeast)

Mark Stewart is the Chief Financial Officer for the Southeast and the North Texas regions. In this role, he oversees the sourcing and execution of debt and equity financing for developments, in addition to fostering new and existing investor and lender relationships.  Prior to joining Alliance, Mr. Stewart was the director of investments for Batson-Cook Development Company with responsibility for growing the firm’s investment platform through strategic joint venture partnerships. Before that, he was the Chief Operating Officer with a regional development company.  Mr. Stewart earned his bachelor’s degree from Randolph Macon College and a Master of Business Administration from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Wayne Edy, Vice President of Construction (Southeast)

Wayne Edy oversees construction in Alliance’s Southeast region throughout Georgia, Tennessee and the Carolinas.  He is responsible for all aspects of the construction process from cost estimating through turnover.  Mr. Edy has more than 23 years of experience in the construction industry, and 18 years specifically in the multifamily market segment.  Prior to joining Alliance in 2013, he gained experience in project management with Trammell Crow and Fairfield Residential, in addition to overseeing all Atlanta area construction for The Finger Companies.  Mr. Edy earned a Bachelor of Science in Building Construction from Georgia Tech in 1992 and also holds an MBA from Georgia State University with a concentration in Real Estate.

Management

Marina Blixt, Vice President of Operations (Southeast)

Marina Blixt serves as the Vice President of Operations for the Southeast region. She brings 12 years of multifamily industry experience to Alliance, primarily in operations and asset management, revenue management, acquisitions, dispositions, capital improvements and reposition/value-add projects. Prior to joining Alliance, Ms. Blixt was a Senior Asset Manager at The RADCO Companies where she oversaw performance and operations at 16 communities in Metro Atlanta. She also served with Camden Property Trust for nine years in several different roles from Community to Regional Manager. She holds a BS in Retail Management and Accounting from Smolensk University of Technology and is a licensed realtor.

Clark McLaughlin, Executive Director of Business Development (East)

As Executive Director of Business Development – East, Clark McLaughlin is responsible for Alliance’s overall expansion efforts across the eastern United States. Working with existing and future clients, Mr. McLaughlin identifies new management opportunities to grow Alliance’s third-party management platform.

Prior to joining Alliance , Mr. McLaughlin was the Vice President of Summit Equities LLC, a private-equity real estate investment firm based in New York. While working at Summit, he oversaw the asset and property management divisions for the company’s portfolio, comprised of class A retail and multifamily communities. Mr. McLaughlin holds a Master of Business Administration from Texas A&M University – Commerce, and a Bachelor of Science degree in public relations from The University of Texas at Austin. In addition, Mr. McLaughlin holds a Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor designation through the National Apartment Association, and is currently obtaining his Certified Commercial Investment Member licensure from the CCIM Institute and his Certified Property Manager licensure from the Institute of Real Estate Management.