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Kellea Jeffrey, Director of Real Estate


Kellea Jeffrey joined Zocalo Community Development in November 2016 and currently serves as the Director of Real Estate for the company.  In this role she is responsible for overseeing all aspects of property operations for a Denver based portfolio.  Kellea comes to Zocalo Community Development with an extensive, 24- year background in the multifamily industry.  She has experience in managing portfolios from 1,100 – 7,800 units including conventional, LIHTC and fee managed properties.  Prior to joining Zocalo, Kellea served as Vice President of Operations for Invitation Homes in Atlanta.  Prior to this role, she was the Vice President of Operations for the east coast for Alliance Residential.  At Alliance, Kellea was responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations for a portfolio of over 7,300 units consisting of class A and LIHTC units.  In addition, she was responsible for new business, acquisitions, new construction underwriting and P&L responsibility.  In addition to that she has worked with worked for other large companies including Colonial Properties Trust, Associated Estates, & AMLI.
Kellea was an active participant in the Atlanta Apartment Association and was received the Top Regional Manager Performance Award.  She also served on numerous committees and holds her CAM designation through the National Apartment Association.  She graduated from University of Georgia in Athens with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin.