rapidly expanding


Wood Residential Services is the in-house division of Wood Partners specializing in property management. The decision to form Wood Residential Services highlights a unique aspect of the company's culture: its desire to continually improve.


Our Core Culture encompasses specific beliefs and behaviors that, when integrated into the building blocks of Wood Residential Services, revolutionize our ability to connect with our prospects, clients, customers, and associates, all in service of maximizing our revenue. We achieve this by:

  • Building value for our clients and investors by empowering associates to act as owner-operators and achieve maximum ROI.
  • Driving Performance at each asset by continually redefining, then measuring the standard of excellence for the prospects and residents that come home to our communities.
  • Providing the education, training and support necessary for our associates to work with deliberate intention and create a culture that is consistent with our mission.
  • Searching continually for opportunities to give back to the communities in which we operate.


We hold no asset more esteemed than our employees. From the executive suite to the “boots on the ground” at the properties we manage, our people are our lifeblood.

Steve F. Hallsey
Managing Director
3715 Northside Pkwy. NW 4-600
Atlanta, GA 30327
WRS Property Management

Steve Hallsey is the Executive Vice President of Operations for Wood Residential Service. As head-of-operations he oversees the management, leasing, maintenance and marketing of Wood Partners’ portfolio from coast-to-coast. Steve has over 33 years of experience in the multifamily industry and serves on the board of directors for NMHC.

Prior to joining Wood Partners he served as the President and CEO of AMLI Management Company for 13 ½ years. AMLI is a national management company owned by the Prime Fund and managed by Morgan Stanley. Prior to that he served as the Director of Operations for Charles E. Smith, a publicly traded REIT in Washington DC.

He is a graduate of the University of Utah.

Goldie Bartlett
Senior VP - Eastern Region
WRS Property Management

Goldie Bartlett is the Senior Vice President for the Eastern Region. Bartlett joined Wood Residential Services in early 2011, near its inception. Goldie is a founding member of Wood Residential Services, playing a key role in the company’s growth from 1,000 units under management in early 2011 to the current portfolio exceeding 16,000 units under management. Goldie has 17 years of experience in the property management business.

Throughout her career, Bartlett has worked with notable organizations including Camden Property Trust Greystar Real Estate Services and Grayco Partners. In addition, her portfolios have consisted of highly competitive markets in Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Northern Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts and Texas.

Jillian Kral
Senior VP of Education
WRS Property Management

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.



Wood Residential Services specializes in property management and we are excited to be continuously expanding into new areas across the U.S. We fully appreciate and recognize that our associates are our greatest asset and that none of this success would be possible without them.

Wood Residential Services management believes that superior results are achieved through the following:
Highly Effective People | Proactive and Responsive Management | Specialized Sales Training | Owner-Operator Model | Outperformance in All Areas of Responsibility