September 13, 2019
Charleston, SC-based real estate company Greystar has hired John Clarkson as Managing Director of Development. Clarkson will be responsible for overseeing conventional, active adult and student housing development projects in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. He will be based at the Greystar Washington DC office.
Prior to joining Greystar, Clarkson served as Senior Vice President of Real Estate for JBG Smith Properties, where he led mixed-use development projects within the Washington DC metropolitan area. He joined JBG Smith from Perseus Realty, where he served as Vice President of Acquisitions and Finance for the development firm.
“It’s important that we are responsive to the unique needs of each city that we build in, and John’s expertise will be valuable as we design and develop projects in the Mid-Atlantic,” said Todd Wigfield, senior managing director of development at Greystar. “He will assist with growing our development business in the region and identifying new opportunities that include urban infill projects and mixed-use developments.”
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