MANAGEMENT TEAM

Building Pillars
Brandon Denton
Co-founder, Partner

A Louisville resident since 1998, Brandon studied Mechanical Engineering and Finance at the University of Louisville. With over two decades of financial industry experience, Brandon entered real estate in 2000. During the 2008 housing crisis, he honed his eye for identifying and rehabilitating distressed properties and began to build the foundation for Denton Floyd Real Estate Group.

Brandon Denton
Thomas Floyd
Co-founder, Partner

Born and raised in Louisville, Tommy earned a BA in Finance and Risk Management from Eastern Kentucky University. After serving as an account executive for Johnson & Johnson for five years, he began his career in real estate with the purchase of a single-family home. Tommy has fifteen years of real estate investing experience in both single/multifamily and commercial properties and a strong partnership with city officials who share his vision.

Thomas Floyd
Mitchell Collins
President, Partner

Mitch’s background includes decades working in the capital markets, including unsecured and secured debt, CMBS debt, convertible debt, and preferred and common equity. He also has experience in private equity investments, including joint ventures, separate accounts, and full discretionary funds, as well as the IPO market and private transactions of public companies. He has worked on acquisition, divestiture, feasibility, compliance and valuation projects of more than $10 billion combined, including single assets, portfolio assets and enterprise-wide assets.

Mitchell Collins
Adal Yousef, CPA
Chief Financial Officer, Partner

As the Chief Financial Officer, Adal oversees the financial management of Denton Floyd Real Estate Group. Adal is a well-seasoned veteran in large and complex real estate transactions, having worked for several large regional public accounting firms. During his work tenure, Adal has served more than 250 clients, with a significant amount of this time being involved in complex real estate and construction transactions.

Adal Yousef
Jody Offutt
Senior Vice President of Operations, Principal

Jody joined the Denton Floyd Team in 2018. Originally from Naples, Florida, Jody graduated from the University of Florida in 2004 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Jody has served in various capacities during her real estate career including property management, finance and accounting, compliance and training, asset management, and customer relationship management. She has worked with clients with portfolios ranging from 1 single family house to over 1000 units.

Jody Offutt
Brett Grigsby
Vice President of Operations, Principal

Brett started his career in real estate with his first rental property after earning a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Miami University’s Farmer’s Business School. Since that time, he has gained a wealth of experience in all sectors of residential real estate. With specialization in construction budgeting and project management, he has overseen millions in asset rehabilitation.

Brett Grigsby
April Douglas
Vice President of Operations, Principal

April joined Denton Floyd in 2019 with over 15 years of experience in property management. She gained property management experience through professional career development, which helped her work from her position as a Leasing Consultant to a Vice President of Operation. She has a breadth of knowledge in many areas of operations, having managed multifamily, commercial, and HOA portfolios in the Louisville and Cincinnati markets. April possesses a wide array of skills from sales, asset management, customer support, leasing, and portfolio management, making her an invaluable asset to the team.

April Douglas
John Naiser
Vice President of Operations, Principal

John joined the Denton Floyd Team in 2021, bringing over 25 years of experience in various facets of the commercial real estate industry. His responsibilities have included key roles in development, financial analysis, brokerage and property management for a wide range of property types, including commercial and multifamily, and he has worked with clients ranging from small investors to Fortune 100 companies. While his career has included brief periods in other cities, John is a Louisville native, having graduated from Bellarmine University with a Masters in Business Administration and the University of Louisville with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing.

John Naiser
Amber Coughlin
Vice President of Operations, Principal

Amber joined Denton Floyd in 2022. Her career in Property Management spans over three decades. Most recently working as Regional Property Supervisor at Low Income Housing Tax Credit communities located in seven Mid Western States including Kentucky. During her career, she has continued her education and received a Masters in Business Management. Amber is an avid short story writer, enjoys painting and the great outdoors.

Amber Coughlin
Cindy Scanlan
Human Resources Manager

Cindy leads our recruiting, retention, team member development, policy development, benefit administration and compensation initiatives, as we continue to grow the Denton Floyd family. With more than 14 years of human resources experience guiding both large and small organizations including industrial, warehousing, and financial services, Cindy is a trusted resource for all team members. Prior to joining Denton Floyd, Cindy was the Director of the Valparaiso University Graduate Programs in Management, responsible for developing and fostering graduate programs in the College of Business.

Cindy Scanlan
Seth Gamble, CPA
Vice President of Property Management Accounting, Principal

Seth joined Denton Floyd in 2019. Originally from Hopkinsville, Seth graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2016 with bachelor’s degrees in Accounting and Management. Seth moved to Louisville shortly thereafter to pursue a career in Accounting. Shortly after graduating, Seth passed the CPA exam. Seth spent 3 years in public accounting working for a regional firm specializing in construction and manufacturing. When he is not in the office you can find him on the golf course or spending time with family and friends.

Seth Gamble
Jessica Kay
Corporate Controller

Jessica is a Corporate Controller who works in the Property Management division at Denton Floyd. After spending 7 years in public accounting working for a large regional firm, Jessica joined Denton Floyd in 2020. Jessica attended the University of Louisville, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. Jessica enjoys spending time with family and friends while not at work.

Jessica Kay
Kyle Becker
Director of Business Development

Kyle joined Denton Floyd in January 2018 after having 5 years of experience in real estate accounting. Kyle received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Indiana University in 2014. Since then, he has grown his experience in many areas of real estate including property management, leasing, property refinancing, project management, due diligence, and underwriting. Kyle enjoys being outdoors with his dog or somewhere on a lake.

Kyle Becker
Mary Hamlyn
Director of Operations

Mary has 7 years experience in the property management and real estate industry, is a licensed Realtor in Kentucky, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Indiana University Southeast. Mary joined the Denton Floyd Team in 2020 and serves as Operations Analyst. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and exploring the great outdoors.

Mary Hamlyn
Summer Bush
Marketing Director

Summer is the Marketing Director at Denton Floyd Real Estate Group. She has worked in marketing and graphic design for over 6 years and joined Denton Floyd in 2020. Since joining the team, she has undertaken brand development for all new projects at Denton Floyd and also manages the marketing for our third-party clients. Summer attended Murray State University, where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Advertising.

Summer Bush
Patti Sanford
Ops Training and IT Specialist

Patti first started with Denton Floyd in 2018 as the office Admin Assistant. However, her extensive technical background quickly moved her up within the company and she now manages all I.T. and software training for all staff company wide. A New Mexico native, this data savvy tech guru loves troubleshooting everything electronic and strives to always learn more than the day before. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her pup and likes to relax by painting.

Patti Sanford
Clayton Pace
President of Development, Partner

Clayton serves as Senior Vice President and possesses over 25 years of experience in construction, construction management and development. Clayton has directed over $800 million in construction projects, including significant expertise in multifamily, commercial and assisted living. Clayton grew up in Southern Indiana and received his Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN.

Clayton Pace
Mark Crane
Vice President of Investor Relations, Partner

Mark is a Louisville native that graduated with Highest Honors at Purdue University, then returned to Louisville where he still resides. He worked in technology and finance for several years, then served in Louisville's Economic Development organization for 10 years where he met many of the CEOs and investors that comprise his large network of high-net-worth individuals. Mark began his real estate career 12 years ago when Bob Saunders introduced Mark to Tommy Floyd and Brandon Denton. Together, they formed a General Partner with about 30 investors and have since acquired seven multifamily properties in KY & IN. In 2022, Mark joined Denton Floyd as the firm's VP of Investor Relations and leads the firm's equity fundraising for new Class A multifamily properties.

Clayton Pace
BOB CARAVONA, AICP
Vice President of Development

Bob Caravona, Vice President of Development with over 30 years of professional public and private sector planning and development experience, manages and secures jurisdictional entitlements for Denton Floyd’s development projects. His broad experience includes nationwide residential, mixed-use, resort, commercial, industrial and military development and planning. Having sat on both sides of the development table, Bob has cultivated a sharp intuition and precise understanding of jurisdictional regulations along with stakeholder’s values, enabling him to be a trusted adviser and solution seeker.

Clayton Pace
Patrick Richardson, CPA
Vice President of Development Accounting, Principal

Patrick joined Denton Floyd in 2019 after spending 4 years in public accounting specializing in real estate and construction. After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Transylvania University, Patrick moved back to his hometown of Louisville. Shortly after graduating, Patrick passed the CPA exam. Patrick enjoys playing tennis, golf, and attending sporting events in his free time.

Patrick Richardson
Jared Talley
Development Manager

Jared joined the Denton Floyd team as an intern in the summer of 2019. DF presented him the opportunity to work remotely as their Utility Coordinator while completing a degree in Construction Management from Western Kentucky University. Upon graduating with honor, he began his career as an Assistant Project Manager for the Lakeside Gardens Apartments & Bridgepointe Commons Development. Jared is Grateful to now serve as the Development Manager for the fast expanding Development division of Denton Floyd.

Jared Talley
GRANT MILLER
Land Acquisition Manager

Grant joined Denton Floyd in 2022 after spending 2 years as a real estate agent in the State of Indiana. After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Finance, he completed his Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate Development degree from the University of Indianapolis. While attending college, Grant spent a semester abroad in Germany studying international business and marketing and traveled around Europe experiencing different cultures and places. He now serves as a Development Manager for Denton Floyd.

Grant Miller
Ian Denton
Development Accountant

Ian began working for Denton Floyd as a Property Management Intern during the summers of 2017 & 2018. Upon graduating from the University of Kentucky with a degree in Finance, Ian returned to Denton Floyd to continue his passion for Real Estate and begin his career as an Accountant. Outside of Denton Floyd, Ian loves playing golf, spending time with friends and family and is currently pursuing his FMVA certification.

Morgan Rood
Denny Fenn
President of Construction, Partner

Denny's background consists of working in the construction industry for decades across different in more than 35 states throughout the US. During his career, he has held senior executive management positions in several large design-build general contracting firms as well as a senior VP executive position with one of the largest multifamily developers on the East Coast. His expertise in running both the day-to-day production operations as well as his skill in establishing and organizing a construction division for sustained and responsible growth makes him the ideal executive to lead the Denton Floyd Real Estate Group's construction division.

Denny Fenn
LANE MEREDITH
Vice President of Construction Operations

Lane was born & raised in Kentucky and returned home to work for a Louisville GC’s & the Government upon receiving his BS in Civil Engineering from West Virginia University. Lane joined Denton Floyd in 2021, bringing experience in industrial, commercial, & spirits construction, where he has overseen and managed a vast array of projects. Outside of work, Lane operates his own race team & enjoys football.

Lane Meredith
Kerry Willett
Vice President of Preconstruction & Estimating

Kerry began working in the construction industry in 2000. Throughout her career, she has worked on various types of projects: production homes, custom-built homes, townhomes, apartments, assisted living and other commercial buildings. Her last 6 years were spent focused on assisted living and other commercial projects, her key roles were building relationships with vendors and subcontractors in new markets and estimating the projects. In her free time, Kerry enjoys spending time with her family and loves watching her daughters play sports.

Kerry Willett
Joe Farley
Director of Construction Renovations

Joe serves as Director of Construction Renovations for Denton Floyd Real Estate Group / Forge Construction. He possesses over 33 years of experience in design, construction, development, and management in the construction and architectural design industry. Joe has served Denton Floyd as a Senior Project Manager prior to serving in his current role. Joe knows construction inside and out which allows his ability to direct the construction team in the right direction. Joe’s strong leadership and management skills that allow him to excel at Denton Floyd. Outside of work, Joe enjoys traveling with friends and family and spending time out on the lake.

Joe Farley
Keith Von Handorf, CPA
Construction Controller

Keith is a CPA who served as a tax adviser at large regional accounting firms for seven years in Louisville prior to joining Denton Floyd in 2021. Originally from Covington, Kentucky, Keith received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting at the University of Kentucky and moved to Louisville shortly after. Keith enjoys playing golf, hiking, and travelling in his free time. He is a member of the AICPA.

Keith Von Handorf
David Buchenberger
Project Manager

David joined the Denton Floyd Team in 2020. Born and raised in Louisville, David received a Bachelor of Science in Construction from Bradley University. He has over 20 years of experience in construction working for general contracting firms in both field and project management positions over the course of his career. David has worked on a variety of commercial and residential projects over the years, but has extensive experience with multi-family and HUD projects. Away from work, David enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and attending sporting events and concerts.

David Buchenberger
Sierra Rosenberger
Project Engineer

Sierra joined Denton Floyd in 2021 bringing experience in industrial and commercial construction along with her. In her short career, Sierra has overseen and managed a vast array of projects from large profile to warehouses and everything in between. Sierra grew up in Meade County, Kentucky, and attended Eastern Kentucky University, where she was awarded a BS in Construction Management with a focus in Occupational Safety. Outside of work, Sierra enjoys traveling and spending time at the lake.

Sierra Rosenberger
Shahana Reese
Senior Construction Accountant

Shahana has been a part of the Denton Floyd team since 2015. She began her career as a Staff Accountant and was promoted to the position of Corporate Controller with the growth of Denton Floyd’s Construction and Development Division. Originally from Cincinnati Ohio, Shahana moved to Louisville to attend the University of Louisville, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Louisville with a double major in Accounting and Finance. Shahana’s quick wit and fierce personality add great value to the Denton Floyd.

Shahana Reese
Morgan Rood
Construction Accountant

Morgan graduated from Spalding University in 2021 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. In her off time, she enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and being outdoors.

Morgan Rood