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Charles Barrus is the Regional Director of Development for Wood Partners’ South Region, covering primarily Georgia, Florida, and Tennessee. He has development and finance responsibility for all new projects in the South Region. Since 2002, Barrus has been actively involved in the financing, development and disposition of more than 6,000 multifamily units with a total capitalization in excess of $800 million.
Before joining Wood Partners in 2002, Barrus worked as a manager in business planning and development for the Walt Disney Company, where his responsibilities included hotel development and transportation strategy. Prior to his current role at Wood Partners, he was a development director for the firm in North Florida.
Barrus received a MBA degree from the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Davidson College.
Jillian Kral is senior vice president of operations support for Wood Residential Services, responsible for oversight and facilitation of daily support and analysis to all Wood Residential properties.
Kral started her career as a leasing associate with Gables Residential. She joined Wood Partners in 2003 to help convert apartment communities into for-sale product and then selling and marketing high-rise product in Florida. She was a regional asset manager for Wood Partners from 2006 to 2012. As senior vice president of operations support, Kral serves as the communication and link for WRS with all other Wood Partners departments in the areas of performance and tracking goals and activities. She also leads projects within the Wood Residential organization to build a deeper understanding of the demand pipeline, systems platform, daily sales and operational effectiveness and the metrics surrounding those areas.
Kral has a bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of South Florida and a master’s degree focused in Real Estate from the University of Florida.
Lynne Churillo is the Senior Vice President for the South Region which includes Florida and Georgia. Churillo joined Wood Residential Services in December 2015, and has 27 years of property management experience, including 20 years of experience as a multi -site portfolio manager in the Southeast markets.
Throughout her career, Churillo has worked with notable organizations such as Trammell Crow Residential, Equity Residential, ZOM Residential, RAM Partners and Riverstone Residential/Greystar. She has managed for third party clients such as TCR, CBREI, PASSCO, JP Morgan, and Alliance Bernstein.
Churillo attended Florida State University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications.
Sean Reynolds is Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of Wood Partners. Reynolds is also a member of the Wood Partners investment committee. He is responsible for the legal, risk management and accounting functions of Wood Partners.
Reynolds represented Wood Partners upon its formation through the date that he joined Wood Partners. Before joining Wood Partners, Reynolds was a partner with Alston & Bird LLP and served as counsel to numerous real estate private equity funds, private REITs and real estate sponsors. He practiced in the area of real estate equity finance and real estate taxation. Prior to joining Alston & Bird LLP, Reynolds was a partner with Morris, Manning and Martin, LLP.
Reynolds received his J.D. and B.B.A. degrees from the University of Georgia. In addition to being licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia, Reynolds passed the C.P.A. examination following the receipt of his B.B.A.