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jenn gregory

Jenn Gregory

President, Downtown Strategies

Joe Strauss

VP of Development

Clay Craft

VP of Client Services

Amanda Timko

Amanda Timko

VP of Operations

Retail Education

Retail Academy

Madeline FarrDirector of Retail Academy

madeline@retailstrategies.com

c: 334.559.9911

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Elliott CookDirector of Real Estate

elliott@retailstrategies.com

o: 205.314.0384
c: 205.616.2818

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LoCAL REVITALIZATION

Downtown Strategies

President of Downtown Strategies

jgregory@retailstrategies.com

o: 662.736.1239
c: 662.617.1711

Starkville, MS

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Laura MarinosDirector of Client Services

laura.marinos@retailstrategies.com

o: 205.314.0386
c: 205.534.0415

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Jeremy MurdockCommunity Development Specialist

jmurdock@retailstrategies.com
c: 662.312.9243
 
Starkville, MS

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Taylor TurnerClient Services Manager

tturner@retailstrategies.com

c: 334.488.1722
o: 305.314.0393

Birmingham, AL

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OUTREACH TEAM

Community Partnerships

Joshua DavisSenior Vice President, Business Development

rculp@retailstrategies.com

(662) 346-9578

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Sarah Beth StewartVice President, Community Partnerships

sthornton@retailstrategies.com

c: 256.679.7431

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Chris BontragerVice President, Western Region

cbontrager@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.534.4916

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Lacey BacchusSenior Director, Community Partnerships

lbacchus@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.540.4095

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Mill GravesDirector, Community Partnerships

mgraves@retailstrategies.com

c: 404.719.9773

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Lyndsey BaileyDirector, Community Partnership lbailey@retailstrategies.com c: 850.776.9032 o: 205.588.5736

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Jesscia BohlenDirector, Community Partnerships

jbohlen@retailstrategies.com

c: 916.622.0431

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John TeidtDirector, Community Partnerships

jtiedt@retailstrategies.com

c: 202.436.1466
o: 205.209.4598

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Recruitment Team

Retail Development

Portfolio Directors

Matt JaegerSenior Portfolio Director

mjaeger@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.792.6483
o:205.905.5462

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Kam SouthSenior Portfolio Director

ksouth@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.413.6082
o: 205.905.5463

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Brookley ValenciaSenior Portfolio Director
 
bvalencia@retailstrategies.com
 
c: 205.586.9984
 

Alex EdwardsPortfolio Director

aedwards@retailstrategies.com

c: 334.380.1379
o: 205.209.4594

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Brooke Hill Portfolio Director (West Coast territory)

bhill@retailstrategies.com  

Cell (214) 499-6350

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Lyndsey BaileyPortfolio Director lbailey@retailstrategies.com c: 850.776.9032 o: 205.588.5736

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Madison NealPortfolio Director, Southwest

mneal@retailstrategies.com

205.314.0383

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Michael WarsawPortfolio Director
mwarsaw@retailstrategies.com
205.913.5915

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Retail Development Coordinators

Drew KaufmannRetail Development Manager

dkaufmann@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.914.6605
o: 205.209.4593

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John Mark Boozer Retail Development Manager

jboozer@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.495.6979

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Adam Shakelford Retail Development Associate
 
ashackleford@retailstrategies.com
 
(662) 288-3840
 

Cole ClarkRetail Development Coordinator

cole@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.842.2221

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Jack BlankenshipRetail Development Coordinator

jblankenship@retailstrategies.com

c: 251.472.7807
o: 205.490.2828

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John MarksRetail Development Coordinator

jmarks@retailstrategies.com

205.807.9333

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Justin PainterRetail Development Associate

jpainter@retailstrategies.com

C: (205) 915-9365

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Megan Jimenez Retail Development Coordinator

mjimenez@retailstrategies.com

c: 817.470.5960

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Recruitment Team

Retail Development

Communications CoordinatorS

Haley Dempsey
Communications Coordinator

hdempsey@retailstrategies.com

(256) 454-3457

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Ashton Rosen

Communications Coordinator

arosen@retailstrategies.com

(770) 653-5200

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Marketing

Courtney HallChief Marketing Officer

chall@retailstrategies.com

c: 214.356.9920

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Ryder RichardsCreative Director

rrichards@retailstrategies.com

c: 806.790.5508

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Michelle MoultrieMarketing Director

mmoultrie@retailstrategies.com

c: 205.313.3677
o: 205.314.0398

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Katelyn Cox Marketing Associate

klittle@retailstrategies.com

c: 334.412.5018
o: 205.905.5705

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Lizzie Sanders Marketing Associate
 
lsanders@retailstrategies.com
 
c: 334.399.4538
 

Sam HudsonGraphic Designer

shudson@retailstrategies.com

(205) 913-9790

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Research & Admin

Chandler O'NealResearch Associate

coneal@retailstrategies.com

c: 706.410.0253

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Ruthie JollyMarketing Assistant

ruthie.jolly@retailstrategies.com

Cell (205) 603-3962

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Finance

Walter monroeDirector of Finance

walter@retailspecialists.com

c: 205.542.4400
o: 205.314.0392
f: 205.313.3677

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Holley RyanFinancial Reporting Analyst

847.346.6486
 
holley@retailstrategies.com
 

Legal

Steve Leara General Counsel

sleara@retailspecialists.com

c: 205.901.5212

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Community

VP of Community Engagement

cstewart@retailstrategies.com

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Retail Strategies is always looking for talented individuals to grow with our team. We hire based on our core values and individuals that fit within our company’s culture.

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