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Preferred Apartment Communities Inc (APTS.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Daniel DuPree

71 2018 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Leonard Silverstein

59 2018 President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Operating Officer

John Isakson

47 2018 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Joel Murphy

59 2015 Chief Executive Officer of New Market Properties, LLC

Michael Cronin

63 2012 Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer

Howard McLure

61 2014 Lead Independent Director

Steve Bartkowski

65 2011 Independent Director

Gary Coursey

78 2010 Independent Director

William Gresham

75 2014 Independent Director

Timothy Peterson

52 2011 Independent Director

John Wiens

62 2016 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Daniel DuPree

Mr. Daniel M. DuPree is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He was elected to our Board as a director effective as of March 31, 2011. Until December 31, 2013, Mr. DuPree served as our lead independent director and presided over executive sessions of non-management directors. Mr. DuPree has over 47 years of commercial real estate experience in development, leasing and property management. From March 2009 to March 2012, he served as Chief Executive Officer for The Reynolds Companies, a real estate development company in Atlanta, Georgia. From 1992 to March 2001 and then again from March 2003 to March 2009, Mr. DuPree served as President and Chief Operating Officer for Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE: CUZ), a real estate development, acquisition, financing, management and leasing company. From September 2002 to March 2003, Mr. DuPree served as Chief Executive Officer of Barry Real Estate Companies, a real estate development and management company. From 1982 to 1992, he served as Chief Executive Officer of New Market Development Company, a shopping center management and development company which he founded in 1982. From 1976 to 1982, Mr. DuPree served as an Executive Vice President for Post Properties, where he was responsible for shopping center management, leasing and development. From 1974 to 1976, Mr. DuPree was a commercial real estate broker for Coldwell Banker and Company. Mr. DuPree received his Bachelor of Science Business Administration degree from the University of Florida.

Leonard Silverstein

Mr. Leonard A. Silverstein is President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Prior to such time, Mr. Silverstein served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary and Vice Chairman of the Company since our formation in 2009. Mr. Silverstein also has served as General Counsel (from February 2005 until December 2017) and President (from December 2011 until December 2017) of WRA and Chief Operating Officer of Corporate Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of the Company, since October 2004. Since partnering with John A. Williams in 2004, he has been involved in an aggregate of over $4.9 billion of real estate transactions related to investments, acquisitions, financings, management and dispositions, principally in the multifamily sector. From August 1994 to 2004, Mr. Silverstein was a partner at the law firm of McKenna, Long & Aldridge LLP. From January 1991 to August 1994, Mr. Silverstein was a partner at the law firm of Powell, Goldstein, Frazer & Murphy LLP, where he began his legal practice in 1983. In 2017, Mr. Silverstein was elected to the Board of Directors of the Investment Program Association (IPA) to effective as of January 1, 2018. Mr. Silverstein’s practice focused on securities and corporate finance law, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions, advising both publicly-held and privately-held clients in a variety of industries, including real estate. Mr. Silverstein received his law degree from Vanderbilt University School of Law where he served on the editorial staff of the Vanderbilt Law Review, and his BA from Vanderbilt University, where he graduated magna cum laude.

John Isakson

Mr. John A. Isakson is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Capital Officer of the Company since 2014. Mr. Isakson also serves as Chief Executive Officer of Main Street Apartment Homes, LLC, an indirect subsidiary of the Company, since its commencement of operations in 2015. Prior to his roles at the Company, he was Chief Executive Officer of Williams Asset Management, an investment and asset management firm for a multifamily private equity fund he co-founded with John Williams, from 2006 to 2013. Mr. Isakson serves on the Dean's Advisory Council at Tulane University and is on the board of directors of the Atlanta Opera. He has served on the Arthritis Foundation's national board of directors, as well as the board for the Georgia chapter in various positions. Mr. Isakson earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics at Tulane University, and his master’s degree in Economics at the University of Georgia.

Joel Murphy

Mr. Joel Thomas Murphy is Chief Executive Officer of New Market Properties, LLC, a subsidiary of the Company. Mr. Murphy also served as a member of our Board from September 1, 2014 to May 7, 2015. Mr. Murphy has over 25 years of experience as an executive officer, principal and advisor in retail and multifamily projects, portfolios and investments. From January 2009 to the present, Mr. Murphy has served as Chief Executive Officer of Murphy Capital and Advisory Group LLC; from May 2010 to the present, as Managing Partner of Paces Andrews Associates; from January 2011 to December 2013, as Principal of Iron Tree Capital LLC; and from August 2012 to July 2014, as Chief Executive Officer of Iron Tree Retail LLC. From 1992 to 1995, Mr. Murphy served as the Director of Development of Cousins Properties Incorporated, an Atlanta-based REIT (NYSE: CUZ), and from 1995 to 2008, he served as President of the Retail Division of Cousins Properties Incorporated, as well as a member of its investment committee. From 1988 to 1992, he was a Partner at New Market Development Company, Ltd., a shopping center management and development company, which owned and managed retail properties primarily in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions and Texas. Mr. Murphy also currently serves on the board of directors of The Orvis Company and serves, and has served, on many other boards of directors and related committees.

Michael Cronin

Mr. Michael J. Cronin is Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer of Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. In addition, Mr. Cronin has served as Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer of the Company since our formation in 2009. Mr. Cronin, who is now employed by our Manager effective January 1, 2013, served in various capacities since first joining WRA in December 2005, most recently as Chief Financial Officer from October 2008 until December 2017. Prior to joining WRA, Mr. Cronin served as Vice President of Morgan Stanley Real Estate Advisors from February 2004 to December 2005. Mr. Cronin was the Chief Financial Officer of Hatfield Philips, a commercial real estate company, for three years prior to joining Morgan Stanley Real Estate Advisors. In total, Mr. Cronin has over 26 years of accounting, reporting and finance experience in the real estate field. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BBA and Master's degree in Accounting from the University of Georgia.

Howard McLure

Mr. Howard Alex McLure CPA. is Lead Independent Director of the Company. In addition, as of January 1, 2014, Mr. McLure has been designated as our lead director by the independent directors to preside over executive sessions of non-management directors. From September 2012 until its sale to a third party in November 2014, Mr. McLure served as Executive Chairman of the Board of Change Healthcare Corporation, a provider of healthcare cost transparency services to self-insured employers who sponsor high deductible health care benefit plans. From May 2011 until September 2012, Mr. McLure served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Change Healthcare Corporation. From March 2007 until November 2009, he served as Executive Vice President of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) and President of Caremark Pharmacy Services, a division of CVS Caremark Corporation, where he was responsible for all sales and operations of the division. From June 2005 until March 2007, Mr. McLure served as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Caremark RX, Inc., listed on the New York Stock Exchange prior to the closing of the CVS Corp. — Caremark RX Inc. merger in March 2007. From May 2000 to June 2005, Mr. McLure served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Caremark RX, Inc. From June 1998 to May 2000, Mr. McLure served as Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Caremark RX, Inc. From 1995 to 1998, Mr. McLure was Senior Vice President and Controller of Magellan Health Services, Inc. (now known as Magellan Health, Inc.) (NASDAQ: MGLN), a specialty managed healthcare company. Mr. McLure received his Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Georgia in 1979.

Steve Bartkowski

Mr. Steve J. Bartkowski is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Bartkowski was an All American in both baseball and football at the University of California at Berkeley. In 1975, he was the first pick in the NFL draft, selected by the Atlanta Falcons, serving as their starting quarterback for the following 11 seasons. Mr. Bartkowski was the NFL’s rookie of the year in 1975, the NFL’s highest rated quarterback for three years, and earned All-Pro honors for his efforts in 1980 and 1981. He was the most valuable player in the NFC in 1980. Mr. Bartkowski led the Falcons to their first playoff game in 1978 and again in 1980 and 1982. Mr. Bartkowski played his last season in the NFL for the Los Angeles Rams and retired from professional football in 1987. Following retirement from professional football, Mr. Bartkowski produced and hosted the popular TNN outdoor television series, Backroad Adventures with Steve Bartkowski from 1994 – 1996. He was also the host of a top rated outdoor television series, Suzuki’s Great Outdoors with Steve Bartkowski, on ESPN from 1990 – 1993. From 2000 until his retirement in late 2017, Mr. Bartkowski worked in business development for DPR Construction, a global commercial contractor and construction management company. Since December 2017, Mr. Bartkowski has served as a consultant to DPR. He is a well-known motivational speaker on personal success and excellence, giving speeches throughout the United States.

Gary Coursey

Mr. Gary B. Coursey is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Coursey has over 49 years of experience in the architectural profession and has managed the completion of thousands of projects representing over $3 billion in construction costs. He founded Gary B. Coursey & Associates Architects, Inc., a LEED certified firm, in 1971 and has built an innovative architectural practice focused on a high level of creativity and design. Mr. Coursey has overseen the design of over 300,000 units of multi-family housing, personal care facilities, athletic facilities, office buildings, industrial buildings, financial institutions, medical facilities, military facilities, restaurants, shopping centers and churches. In January 2015, Mr. Coursey was elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects for his notable contributions to the advancement of the profession of architecture. Mr. Coursey has experience throughout the United States, as well as internationally. Mr. Coursey received his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology and his Associate of Science in Building Construction from Southern Polytechnic State University.

William Gresham

Mr. William J. "Johnny" Gresham, Jr., has been appointed as Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gresham has been involved in commercial real estate in the Atlanta area since 1966, having over 50 years of experience in commercial real estate and office leasing and management. Mr. Gresham currently serves as a consultant for Gresham Real Estate Advisors, Inc., a real estate consulting company, which he founded in 1998. From 1984 to 1990, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of City Group, Inc., an Atlanta area real estate development company. From 1980 to 1984, Mr. Gresham was Managing Partner of the Atlanta office of Lincoln Property Company, a national real estate developer. Prior to 1980, Mr. Gresham served as President of Gresham Realty Company, an office leasing and management company, which he founded in October 1969. From 1987 to 1990, Mr. Gresham served as a member of the Georgia House of Representatives and, from 1990 to 2007, on the Board of the Georgia Department of Transportation where he served as Chairman of the Board for two separate terms. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors for the Cobb Galleria Authority and the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, and has served on the Board of Directors of Healthdyne, Inc. and Bank of North Georgia, as well as the Georgia Tech Advisory Board and the Georgia Tech Industrial Management Board. Mr. Gresham has also served in leadership positions for numerous other civic organizations. Mr. Gresham received his bachelor's degree in industrial management from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Timothy Peterson

Mr. Timothy Alan Peterson is an Independent Director of the Company. Since 2003, Mr. Peterson has been a partner, Chief Financial Officer and member of the Investment Committee and, since 2014, Chief Investment Officer and chair of the Investment Committee, of Altman Development Corporation, a real estate development company that builds multifamily homes, where his primary responsibilities have been overseeing capital markets activities, financial reporting, asset management, strategic planning and budgeting. Mr. Peterson was Chief Financial Officer for Keystone Property Trust from 1998 to 2002, becoming Executive Vice President from 2002 to 2003. From 1989 to 1998, Mr. Peterson served in a series of positions for Post Properties, including as Executive Vice President. Mr. Peterson was responsible for day-to-day coordination with the accountants, attorneys and investment bankers involved in completing the initial public offering of Post Properties in July 1993. Throughout his career, Mr. Peterson has overseen in excess of $5 billion of real estate financings using public stock sales, secured and unsecured debt, tax-exempt and taxable bond issuances, private placements and joint ventures. Mr. Peterson received his undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Florida in 1985 and his MBA in Finance from the University of Florida in 1987.

John Wiens

Mr. John M. Wiens is an Independent Director of the Company. Since 2011, Mr. Wiens has been Vice President and Portfolio Manager and a member of the investment committee for Stadion Money Management, a privately owned money management firm based near Athens, Georgia founded in 1993. His primary responsibilities at Stadion include research, strategy and risk assessment for existing investments as well as developing new investment products. From 2010 to 2011, Mr. Wiens was a Vice President for J.P. Morgan Private Bank. From 2007 to to 2010, Mr. Wiens was the Vice President - Investment Management Division for Barclays Wealth-Lehman Brothers. From 1996 to 2007, Mr. Wiens was First Vice President - Institutional Director for Merrill Lynch, where he was responsible for institutional investments in debt, derivative and equity products in the southeast. In addition to his other experience, Mr. Wiens is a Chartered Financial Analyst ("CFA") which measures the competence in accounting, ethics, risk evaluation, financial analysis and investment theory and which is one of the most respected designations in finance. Mr. Wiens received his undergraduate degree in Communications from the University of Alabama in 1977 and his MBA in Finance from the University of Alabama in 1978. Mr. Wiens currently holds FINRA series 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 63 and 65 licenses.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Daniel DuPree

1,508,850

Leonard Silverstein

1,508,850

John Isakson

--

Joel Murphy

1,099,720

Michael Cronin

637,362

Howard McLure

89,503

Steve Bartkowski

85,003

Gary Coursey

85,003

William Gresham

75,003

Timothy Peterson

99,503

John Wiens

75,003
As Of  30 Dec 2017