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Bryan Borland is the Director for Wood Partners in North Florida, including Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville. He is responsible for the sourcing, financing and development of new multi-family projects in the region. Since 2010, Borland has been actively involved in the development of over 2,500 multi-family units and ancillary retail space with a total capitalization in excess of $480 million.
Prior to joining Wood Partners in 2010, Borland spent three years in commercial banking with SunTrust Bank and Wachovia Bank. Prior to his current role at Wood Partners, he was a Development Associate in the firm’s Washington, DC office.
Borland received an MBA from the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Florida State University.
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 9,000 multifamily units with a total capitalization in excess of $1.7 BB.
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 the Senior Vice President of Education for Wood Residential. Jillian and her team ensure that all Wood associates have access to high quality, timely and relevant training resources and opportunities.
Jillian started her multifamily career as a leasing associate with Gables Residential. In 2003, she joined Wood Partners to help convert Wood-owned apartment assets to condominiums and has been with the company ever since. During her tenure she has been involved in sales and marketing and was a regional asset manager for six years. Prior to her current role, Jillian was the Senior Vice President of Operations Support, responsible for daily support and analysis of Wood Residential’s national portfolio.
Her personal interests include paddle boarding and spending time at the beach with her family. She also enjoys circuit training, hiking, and snowshoeing and has a weakness for margaritas and Mexican food.
Jillian 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.
Josh Lynch is a Director and in-house legal counsel for Wood Partners. He is involved in the development, construction, financing, and disposition of the company’s assets across the country. In addition, Josh oversees accounting, human resources, risk management, training, and the transition of fee managed assets nationally for Wood Residential.
Prior to joining Wood Partners in 2015, Josh was a Senior Associate at Alston & Bird and served as counsel to numerous real estate developers, sponsors and institutional investors. He specialized in the areas of real estate development and financing. Prior to joining Alston & Bird, Josh was an auditor at Ernst & Young.
When Josh is not spending time with his family, he enjoys playing golf.
Josh received his B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Florida State University and his J.D. from Vanderbilt University. He is licensed to practice law in Georgia and previously passed the C.P.A. exam.
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 and his M.B.A. from the University of Florida. 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.