Michael M. Hefley
Chief Operations Officer
Mike Hefley joined Mill Creek Residential in 2012 to build and oversee the Property Operation’s organization. Mr. Hefley serves as a member of the Management Committee, Investment Committee, Board of Directors and as Chief Operations Officer for Mill Creek, with overall responsibility for all property operations, asset management, marketing, training, and branding.
Prior to joining Mill Creek Residential, Mr. Hefley served as Director at Wood Partners, where he had similar responsibilities. Prior to joining Wood Partners, he served as Chief Operating Officer at Gables Residential Trust, a $2.5 billion NYSE-traded REIT, where he led an operating team that managed more than 50,000 apartment homes. He also was responsible for the creation and administration of a national market research program and review of all investment and new development opportunities through the Investment Committee process. Before that, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Trammell Crow Residential Services in Florida.
Mr. Hefley holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas State University with a concentration in marketing. He is a past board member of the National Multi-Housing Council and past President and seven-year board member of the South Florida Apartment Association.