Age as of Jan. 1: 39
Title: Owner/Broker Judge Realty
Savannah Neighborhood: Downtown Historic District
Q: What are your top three business growth accomplishments?
A: Residential property management of 200-plus properties
A: Commercial property management of 60-plus facilities; just started two years ago
A: Commercial sales of $66 million last year
Q: What are your top three business awards/accolades?
A: Georgia Trend 40 Under 40
A: Runner-up National Association of Realtors Street Cred
A: 2014 Tribute to Community STARs Savannah Technical College Achievement Recognition
Q: What are your top three philanthropic leadership roles?
A: Boys & Girls Club
A Creative Coast board member
A: Savannah Children’s Choir
Q: How will you do business differently in the coming year or decade?
A: Continuing to be unwavering in our dedication to the growth and development of Savannah.
Q: What technological or cultural advances are you looking forward to in the coming year or decade?
A: Public art
Q: What qualities or assets will distinguish Savannah and preserve/advance our local economy?
A: Art and history
Q: What economic drivers and business sectors promise the most growth in the next year or decade and why?
A: SCAD, the port and tourism have and will continue to be constantly growing economic drivers within the fabric of Savannah.
Q: What college degrees will be the most in demand in the Savannah area and why?
A: Degrees from tech schools such as Savannah Tech because of the specialized nature of the degrees earned.
Q: What advice do you have for other Savannah leaders in the coming year or decade?
A: Be open to more public and private partnerships.
Q: What innovation of yours do you hope will be remembered by future generations?
A: My environmental efforts such as having a 100 percent solar powered business.