As Chief Executive Officer of the privately held Village Green Holding LLC, Diane is responsible for the oversight of the Village GreenHoldings’ Operating Companies including Village Green Management Company and GREENWORKS Studio, their in-house digital marketing, advertising and design company.
Diane works closely with the business units and regional leaders, client-owners and strategic business partners to ensure consistent high-level performance and exceptional customer service throughout the more than 40,000 units Village Green manages in 90 different cities throughout the country. An example of Village Green’s Promotion from WithinPhilosophy, Diane Joined the company in 1980 as an onsite part time leasing consultant while attending the University of Michigan.
Throughout her 41 years with Village Green, Diane accumulated vast experience within every aspect of the apartment business, including property management, asset acquisitions and dispositions, apartment development and construction, historic adaptive reuse, value-add renovations, capital markets, and financing. In 2011, Diane became the President/Chief Operating Officer and a Board Member ofVillage Green Holding. In 2017, she was promoted to Chief Executive Officer.
Diane is an Executive Board Member of the National Multi Housing Council and has contributed numerous articles and been a panel speaker for several national apartment industry organizations and publications, including Multifamily Executive, Multi-Housing News, Real Estate Forum, National Multi Housing Council, Multifamily Leadership, National Apartment Association, Units Crittenden, and Forbes.In 2020, Diane was honored asExecutive of the Year ,by Multi-Housing News.