Managing Director - Development
Patrick Chesser serves as the Managing Director of Mill Creek’s Atlanta office, and his responsibilities include sourcing, entitling, and overseeing the development of the Mill Creek multifamily communities in the Atlanta region.
Prior to joining Mill Creek, Mr. Chesser was a partner at South City Partners developing multifamily, mixed-use, and student communities in the Atlanta and South Carolina markets, including the multi-use $350 million West Edge District in Charleston, South Carolina. Prior to South City, he served as a Senior Vice President at Ackerman & Co. for 15 years and led development, entitlement, and acquisition, and asset management of over $1 billion of industrial, mixed-use, office and medical office assets throughout Atlanta.
Prior to Ackerman & Co., he worked as a Project Manager with R.J. Griffin & Co. (now JEDunn) estimating and managing several projects throughout the southeast.
Mr. Chesser received a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Georgia State University and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida in Building Construction and Journalism. His professional affiliations include the National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP), National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC), and International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC); and serves on several non-profit boards and committees.