As Chief Financial Officer, Dorrie Green is responsible for the oversight of the finance, accounting and administrative functions for both corporate and project entities. Mr. Green has 35 years of business experience, primarily in real estate and the multifamily industry, and has served as CFO for both public and private companies.
From 1994 until 2015, Mr. Green worked for Merry Land & Investment Company and its successors. Merry Land was a publicly held company that owned 35,000 apartments and operated from Washington, DC to South Florida and Texas. Mr. Green was responsible for equity and debt offerings, SEC and financial reporting, corporate budgeting, as well as other corporate finance, tax and administrative functions. In 1999, Merry Land was acquired by Equity Residential, and at that time, Mr. Green was serving as the company’s Vice President and CFO.
Simultaneous with the purchase of Merry Land by Equity Residential, a new public company, Merry Land Properties, Inc., was created. Merry Land Properties owned, managed and developed apartments in the southeastern U.S. Mr. Green served as the company’s CFO, with oversight of the finance, accounting and administrative functions until 2003 when it was acquired by Cornerstone Realty Income Trust. Following the purchase by Cornerstone, and continuing today, Mr. Green and two former executive officers of Merry Land formed a private real estate company, Merry Land Properties, LLC, which invests primarily in land in Georgia and South Carolina.
Before joining Merry Land, Mr. Green was a partner and CFO with Trammell Crow Residential in North Florida.
Mr. Green began his career in public accounting with Grant Thornton in Atlanta, Georgia.
Mr. Green earned his Masters of Accounting in Tax and Bachelors of Business Administration degrees from the University of Georgia.