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JoAnn Blaylock, President

JoAnn Blaylock is a seasoned leader in the multifamily management industry, boasting over 35 years of invaluable experience. Her impressive career includes a decade-long tenure as the president of a top management company, where she refined her skills in overseeing diverse portfolios. Specializing in luxury class A urban, mixed-use, high-rise, garden, and student living assets, she has played a pivotal role in the predevelopment and successful lease-up of an impressive 87,939 units, collectively valued at 9.3 billion dollars. By revitalizing properties to enhance their value and market appeal, JoAnn, through her expertise in asset repositioning, has also transformed numerous properties into thriving assets, maximizing their potential for growth and profitability. During her extensive career, she has collaborated with some of the largest and most renowned multifamily management companies, establishing herself as a respected figure within the industry.

As President of Birchstone Residential, JoAnn aims to continue the legacy of fostering innovation, streamlining operations, and enhancing the resident experience to further solidify the company’s reputation for excellence. Her expertise lies in cultivating highly cultured and high-performing teams that consistently deliver exceptional results. With a focus on innovation, growth, and excellence, she is dedicated to steering the company towards continued success in the multifamily management sector. Her vision for Birchstone Residential encompasses leveraging her extensive experience to drive strategic initiatives and ensure the company remains at the forefront of the industry.

Beyond her professional accomplishments, JoAnn finds joy and balance in her roles as a wife to Mikel, a mother to three wonderful children, and a pet owner. Her active involvement in charitable volunteer work highlights her dedication to serving others, giving back to the community, and making a positive impact.