Officer Profiles

Dave Pinson

CEO, President

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Dave provides the strategic leadership and vision to guide the direction and tremendous growth of our organization. This has been proven by his aggressive plan and execution of successful takeovers and integrations of more than 15,000 units in 11 States. Dave oversees the daily operations and opportunities for expansion through development and acquisition as well as property management while providing the entire staff with inspiration and empowerment.

Before becoming CEO/President, Dave served as a Regional Director at Trinity Multifamily supervising the Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma and Missouri Portfolio’s. During this time, Net Operating Income (NOI) increased and occupancy ran above market average.

Dave brings over 10 years’ experience in student housing and property management on several different college and university campuses. He is a previous recipient of the National Rising Star award for excellence in student housing. Dave served as the Director of Housing and Residential Life at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith where he was the Chief Housing Officer. During this time he was responsible for the overall operations of the Office of Housing and Residential Life. His other housing experience includes being an Area Coordinator at both Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, Arkansas and Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.

Dave holds both a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Arkansas Tech University. Additionally, Dave is a Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) and is accredited through the National Apartment Association. He also holds an active Arkansas Real Estate License.

He was the recipient of both the 2013 and 2014 Corporate Supervisor of the year in Central Oklahoma. He and his wife LeAnn are the parents of 2 sons, Blake and Bryce and 1 daughter Madeline.

 

Doug Dedmon

Executive Vice President, Principal Broker

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Doug Dedmon has successfully overseen the management takeover of over 16,000 multifamily units in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Texas, Kansas,Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan and Iowa. Mr. Dedmon worked his way up from the on-site manager/maintenance level to our Executive Vice President/Principal Broker. He possesses a tremendous amount of global knowledge about the operation of multifamily properties and is instrumental in making sure the information technology and accounting integrates properly with the overall strategy of the business. Mr. Dedmon is highly responsible for the hands-on approach that Trinity Multifamily employs during a management takeover and ensures that realistic budgets are developed and met throughout the operation of the assets under Trinity’s tenure for the last 14 years.

Mr. Dedmon’s current role with Trinity includes the finance and under writing of new opportunities and partnerships as well as an analytic oversight and follow up of each of the assets entrusted to Trinity’s management. He also carries the Brokers License for the firm and ensures that each agent is current and up to speed on the often-changing rules and regulations in the real estate industry today.

In addition to the above accomplishments, Doug is a Licensed Principal Broker. Mr. Dedmon is a member of the Fort Smith Board of Realtors. Additionally, he is a respected member of the National Board Association of Realtors. He and his wife Amber are parents to one son, Hunter and a daughter, Anna Grace.

Zac Smithson

President of Construction

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In his current role as President of Construction, Zac oversees all new construction projects for the company to include seeking out land, demographics and demand for the areas that we serve. Zac also is the direct contact for all rehabilitation and renovation projects. He builds and maintains our vendor relations and ensures minimal impact on the current residents of any property undergoing any enhancements.

Zac Smithson began his relationship with Trinity Multifamily as the Community Director at Kingston Court. After a full utility and partial exterior rehab of the property, Zac successfully managed the one-million-dollar investment property, while establishing tenant relations essential in the retention of occupants. Mr. Smithson’s proven ability, enabled him a promotion to Community Director of Timberline Apartments – a 305-unit complex in Ft. Smith, AR. he has in his first year onsite increased the annual NOI over $215,000. This exceptional performance ensured Zac’s swift rise to the position of Regional Director.

Prior to joining Trinity Multifamily, Zac worked in the home improvement industry, where his knowledge of home repair and maintenance proves to be an asset in the realm of overseeing property maintenance needs. In conjunction with maintaining a full-time position, Mr. Smithson attended the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. With a fundamental in maintaining computer functions. This further enhances his ability to track all necessary functions in property ownership and management.

In addition to the above accomplishments, Zac is a Licensed Real Estate Agent. He is a member of the Fort Smith Board of Realtors. Additionally, he is a respected member of the National Board Association of Realtors.

 

Craig Carter, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

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Craig joined Trinity Multifamily in 2016 and has over 19 years of experience in property management along with three years in public accounting. He is a graduate of the University of Arkansas and a Certified Public Accountant.

Craig and his wife Sheryl have four daughters, Abby, Ally, Ashlyn and Anniston and are also foster parents. They are active members of First Baptist Lavaca. Craig also serves on the board of directors for Lavaca Public Schools and The Call of Crawford and Sebastian Counties. He has also served on the boards of several other charities, including Hope Rising Children’s Home, an orphanage in Haiti.

Misty Steuart

VP of Organizational Development & Public Relations

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Misty joined Trinity Multifamily in July 2016. In her current role as VP of Organizational Development & Public Relations, her primary function will be to continue to lead the company brand into the coming years as well as organizing an internal training academy for all new team members, furthering our preparation for continued growth. Prior to her current role, she served as our Director of Marketing & Staff Development. As Marketing Director she oversaw a large portion of the increased recognition of our brand and the celebration of our growth. She has also taken on many other tasks filling the gaps as needed through the many Take Overs, New Lease ups, and more recently work on the training side of our operations. She has been in the multifamily industry for four years with experience on the vendor side in advertising and in serving the operations team at a property management company in Oklahoma. Prior to coming to the multifamily industry, she held various titles to include Sales Consultant, Agent Account Executive and Sales Manager at US Cellular. Her decade there provided her with experience in sales, marketing, customer acquisition and retention, and leadership to make her an asset to Trinity.

She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2013 with her Bachelors in Business Management.

Misty has two daughters Kailey and Addyson and was recently married.

 

 

 

Aaron Brown

Director of Due Diligence

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Prior to his position as Risk Management Coordinator, Aaron W. Brown served four years as a Community Director at Rockwood Terrace. While there, Mr. Brown acquired 6 other properties over his service. His duties included budgets, marketing, maintenance supervisor, minor rehabs, retention and new property take overs. Rent was increased by twenty-five percent while total income and occupancy rose over twenty percent.

As the Risk Management Coordinator, Mr. Brown has overseen the largest rehab in hail damages claims for the River Valley portfolio. Aaron personally inspected and assessed nearly every roof prior to the claims, attended adjusters visits and set up most contractors with damages totaling nearly $2 million in losses.

Aaron brings 2 years’ experience in property management prior to joining the Trinity family. Previously Aaron worked in food service, customer service and construction.

Mr. Brown holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith in Criminal Justice. Additionally, he is a certified apartment manager, and has taken the Fair Housing Laws accredited through the National Apartment Association – Education Institute. Currently he is acquiring the Risk Management Analysis certificate through The National Alliance for Insurance – Education and Research program.

Brother Brown is active with his fraternity Kappa Alpha Order, a member of Freemason and Troop 3 of the Boy Scouts of America in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He and his wife Sarah are the parents to their son, Mox Alexander and their twin daughters Lexington and Lennox.

 

Teresa Pogue

Network Administrator

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Teresa Pogue joined the Trinity family in 2014 as an accounting assistant.  We quickly realized her talents would be better utilized in the newly developed Information Technology department as the Network Administrator.  She has helped in the setups of over 8900 units in the Trinity Portfolio.

Her day to day duties consist of maintaining computers, cellphones and integration of several types of software to keep Trinity Multifamily connected throughout the various states that we manage properties.

She received her Bachelors of Science degree in Organizational Management from John Brown University in 2015 after putting it on hold to raise her family. She also is a licensed Insurance agent.

Teresa has two sons Kerry Allen and David as well as two grandchildren Aiden and Archie.  When Teresa isn’t in front a screen learning new software she spends as much time as she can with her grandsons.

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East Territory

Jacqueline Parthe Kish

VP Of Property Management, Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri

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Jacqueline Parthe Kish joined the Trinity Multifamily team in 2017 as the Vice President of Property Management. She supervises the management of the Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri portfolios. Her experience in Property Management spans more than 30 years, and continues to build award winning teams.  Jacqueline emphasizes the core fundamentals of customer relations and the customer experience while achieving market leading results and portfolio financial success. Her enthusiasm and passion for her work makes her a motivating team leader. Prior to joining Trinity Multifamily Jacqueline worked for Creekstone Management as Property Director and at Kelly Enterprise as an Area Manager.

Committed to advancing herself professionally, Jacqueline Parthe Kish holds membership in industry groups such as the Apartment Association of Northwest Arkansas for which she has served as the Vice President from 2015 to Present. She also served as the Public Relations Ambassador for two years for the Kansas City Apartment Association. She additionally maintains her Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) credentials through the National Apartment Association. She attended the University of Kansas.

She was the recipient of both the 2008 and 2009 Property Manager of the year award though the Kansas City Apartment Association. Many of the communities she under her leadership have also won awards including: Springfield’s Best Apartment Community 5 years in a row, Kansas City Mo Property of the Year, Best Marketing Plan, Best Model, Best Grounds, Best Corporate Housing Program, and Best Management Team.

She and her husband John reside in Cave Springs Arkansas with their Aussie Riley.

 

 

 

Kathleen Hass

VP Of Property Management, Arkansas, Tennessee and Mississippi

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Before becoming Vice President, Kathleen served 2 years as the Regional Director, 5 years as a Community Director and the 1 year as the Area Director in the River Valley.  Ms. Hass joined the Trinity team in 2010 and was primarily supervising Timberline Gardens in Fort Smith, Arkansas, the largest property in the area with 305 units.  She was instrumental in increasing the NOI by 12% while assisting other staff with their properties across the region.

As Regional Director, Kathleen has provided the leadership, and vision, that has drove her region in one of the most resilient portfolios within the company.

She has overseen the successful takeover, and integration, of more than 2300 units. To include 5 rehabs with more than $6m in cost that span across four counties in western Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma.

Kathleen oversees the daily operations, budgeting, forecasting, capital improvements strategies, investment relations and more importantly team motivation for 60+ multifamily properties and 200+ single family houses, and growing steadily.
Ms. Hass brings over 12 years of experience in real estate and property management on several different levels. She is a previous recipient of the Small Property of the Year award from Trinity Multifamily.

A native of New York, Kathleen holds a degree in Communications, with a minor in Business, from SUNY College at Oneonta, New York. Additionally, she is a Certified Property Manager accredited through the National Apartment Association. She held a New York Real Estate License for 4 years.

Kathleen give 40+ hours a year in volunteer work in her community with the Emergency Children’s Services and the Donald W. Reynolds Cancer Support House. She has one daughter, Kylie. The Hass family lives in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Regional Director Profiles

Jason Epperson, HCCP

Regional Director, Affordable Housing

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Jason Epperson joined Trinity Multifamily in December 2017 as Regional Director for the portfolio of affordable housing communities. Throughout his 17 years of experience in multi-family property management, Jason’s career has been primarily focused on operations and compliance of mixed finance properties. He began his career in affordable housing in 2000 as a property manager and was honored by winning the “Affordable Community of the Year” from the Tulsa Apartment Association in 2006.  Eventually overseeing conventional and affordable communities in multiple states as a District Manager, Jason gained experience in dealing with the complexities of LIHTC Section 42 and various HUD programs, including Section 8 Project Based Assistance, Hope VI, Home Funds, Public Housing, and Mod-Rehab. In addition, Jason has vast experience in REAC inspections, LIHTC Compliance Audits, and HUD Management Occupancy Reviews. He has also worked with the Housing Choice Voucher Program through local housing authorities and state agencies. Jason obtained his HCCP in 2016 and continues ongoing LIHTC, Fair Housing, and HUD trainings.

 

Jennifer Kelley

Regional Director, Tulsa Area and Southeast Oklahoma

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Jennifer joined Trinity Multifamily in 2005 and has over 12 years of experience. She started out as a leasing consultant but has been promoted a few times over the years and now her current role is the Regional Director for Tulsa and other surrounding areas. In addition to meeting and maintaining occupancy, marketing, writing budgets, internal auditing of property files, cash flow, and NOI expectations, as well as resident retention and rent increases; Jennifer is responsible for supervising the managers to ensure the overall appearance and performance of the properties. She earned her Certified Apartment Manager Designation (CAM) in 2013 and she is accredited through the National Apartment Association.

Jennifer and her husband Marcus are busy parents to one son, Jermaine and a daughter, Jordyn.

 

Alexis King

Regional Director, River Valley Area & Eastern Oklahoma

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Alexis started with Trinity in May of 2012.  She first served as an assistant manager at Timberline Gardens for a short amount of time.  In her first year she became Community Director, managing over 5 different apartment complexes and locations including Lakeside Townhomes and was later moved to Oakwood Gardens.  While at Oakwood Gardens, she headed a full rehab over the 148 units.  After 2 years of being at Oakwood, she then became Area Director which she served for another 2 years.  In October of 2017 she assumed the position of Regional Director over the River Valley, Eastern Oklahoma region.

Alexis oversees the daily operations, budgeting, forecasting, capital improvements strategies, investment relations and most importantly team motivation for the 35+ staff members including maintenance and managers.  In addition to meeting and maintaining occupancy, marketing, writing budgets, internal auditing of property files, cash flow, and NOI expectations, as well as resident retention and rent increases; Alexis is responsible for supervising the managers to ensure the overall appearance and performance of the properties.

She is a previous recipient of the following awards: Small Property Manager of the Year 2015, Area Director of the Year 2016, Northwest Arkansas Apartment Associations Manager of the Year 2017, Northwest Arkansas Apartment Association Property of the Year 2018.

Mrs. King is a graduate of the University of Arkansas Fort Smith.  Additionally, she is a certified apartment manager, and has taken the Fair Housing Laws accredited through the National Apartment Association – Education Institute.

She has been married to Dallas King for 5 years and resides in Charleston, Arkansas. She and her husband have a cattle farm and are part owner’s in CrossFit Activate.  When she is not on the clock for Trinity she is in the gym helping people achieve their fitness goals.

Christy Mayo

Regional Director, Tennessee, Mississippi and East Missouri

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Christy joined Trinity Multifamily in September 2016 as a Community Manager and has since been promoted to Regional Director of our South Eastern District. She has overseen the takeover of 650 units and counting.

With over 17 years of experience in property management, Christy has committed her career to displaying outstanding leadership, financial stewardship, continuous training and the ability to execute standard operating procedures. She has earned multiple “Property Manager of the Year” awards along with many other accomplishments throughout the years. Christy is dedicated and determined to contribute to the constant growth of the Trinity Community.

Christy has four adult children, Dezirae, TeDario, Tiara and Teddy Jr.

Jen Genter

Regional Director, Missouri, Kansas, Iowa

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Jennifer joined Trinity in the Spring of 2018 as a Regional Director. She is responsible for directing the management and operations of Western Missouri, Kansas and Iowa.

Jennifer brings more than 20 years of multifamily management experience to her portfolio including the professional oversight of new construction lease ups, mixed use developments, military housing, luxury high rises, urban redevelopment initiatives and traditional suburban garden communities. She also has a strong training and marketing background that included a national circuit of communities and associations in which she trained and developed marketing plans tailored to specific needs within multiple markets. 

In 2016 Jennifer added licensed Realtor for both Kansas and Missouri to her resume. Her focus has been commercial real estate transactions related to multifamily assets on both sides of the state line. 

Jennifer has earned her CAM and CAPS designations through the National Apartment Association and her ARM from Institute of Real Estate Management. To date, she has been honored with a Manager of the Year award from the Apartment Association of Kansas City as well as the President’s Award of Excellence. Additionally she has won a number of awards for marketing, resident events and apartment model interior design.

Jennifer is a resident of Overland Park KS where she spends her spare time with her mini Aussie Bradford, her 3 nephews, volunteering at various charitable organizations or planning her next travel adventure. 

Rebekah Rawlins

Regional Director, Oklahoma City, OK

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Originally from Washington State, Rebekah moved to Oklahoma with her family in 2009. She spent several years in the banking industry before making the change to property management. In her five years with the company, Rebekah has managed two full remodels, helped in re-positioning several communities. Since starting, she has assisted in staffing, training, and maintaining communities in and around the Oklahoma City metro area. Hired as a property manager, Ms. Rawlins had worked up to an area manager role, and is now a Regional Manager in Oklahoma city. She has extensive knowledge in lease ups, renovation projects, re-positioning, budgeting, managing staff, and building leaders. Rebekah has earned several awards for her hard work and dedication, including having her first renovation awarded “Renovation of the Year” by the Central Apartment Association of Oklahoma, several awards for property manager of the year by both Trinity Multifamily and the Apartment Association. Her determination, integrity, and stewardship at her communities earned her the Trinity Multifamily President’s Award in 2016. Her desire to succeed, her care for people, and her drive to build tomorrow’s leaders make her a great fit for the position.

Dawn Garner

Regional Director, Central Arkansas and North Texas

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Dawn joined Trinity Multifamily in April 2016 as a Regional Director.  She is responsible for directing the management and operation of over 2,000 multi-family units in Central Arkansas and North Texas entrusted to Trinity by owners across the nation.  This includes managing to realistic operating, capital, and revenue budgets to enhance Owner value and ROI.  Since joining Trinity, Dawn has been an integral part of the management takeover that have successfully assumed responsibility for seven properties in Central Arkansas over a six-month period.

Dawn attended Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin, Tennessee, and began her career in the credit union industry, working her way up to managing Werthern Bag Credit Union in Nashville, Tennessee.  After making the decision to devote herself full time to raising her children, Dawn re-entered the work force as a Real Estate Agent.  Over a 14-year period, Dawn consistently was a part of the Million Dollar Club and managed owner leased properties.

While living in Georgia, Dawn became a Mortgage Broker at LSI Mortgage Plus.  She was licensed in the States of Georgia, Tennessee, and Kentucky. She concentrated on providing mortgages and refinancing for residential properties.

After relocating to Arkansas, Dawn decided to re-enter property management field managing both Section 8/Tax Credit and conventional apartment complexes.

She and her husband have been married over 32 years and have two adult children, Lindsey who is in her last graduate school for Speech Pathology and Logan who is currently a Realtor in Nashville, TN.

 

 

 

Penny Mccollom

Regional Director, Northwest Arkansas

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Originally from St. Louis Missouri, Penny moved to Arkansas in 2002 with her family.  As most people do when they come to Northwest Arkansas they fell in love with the area. She brings over 12 years of housing families just like herself in the wonderful NWA area. Hired by Trinity in 2010 she started as an Account Collections Manager. In late 2010 she received her first property and managed to increase the income on that property by over 20%. It didn’t take long until there were many more properties under her direction. In 2012 she was tasked with being an Area Manager over many properties in Fayetteville and surrounding areas. While growing the portfolios around her and still collecting for other managers in the NWA area, she was promoted to Regional Director in early 2016. Her genuine care for the company and the community around her is why she is a perfect fit for this position.

Zeta Roman

Regional Director, Oklahoma City, OK

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Zeta joined Trinity Multi-family Property Management team in 2016.  Zeta is an organized, efficient professional who oversees each property with keen attention to detail and a focus on each properties best interests. In 2016, Zeta’s hard work and dedication was recognized with property of the year.

Zeta has helped manage properties totaling 2,000 units.

Zeta offers her clients expertise in a diverse collection of management activities including tenant relations, vendor management, lease compliance, and contract renewals. She expertly addresses issues involving property maintenance and repairs, tenant communication and budget preparation. Zeta’s commitment to the well being of her clients properties informs her every decision and ensures that the properties in her portfolio are very well taken care of.

She has a degree in Law. She has been married 18 years to Mickey Roman and they have two children, 9 year old son Mickey and 7 year old daughter Valentina.