Vice President - Land Acquisition
Zach Summers serves as Vice President of Land Acquisition for the Austin Division of Single-Family Rentals. Mr. Summers responsibilities include sourcing, negotiating, and underwriting new development opportunities and overseeing the development process of new communities, including entitlements and community design. Since 2016, Mr. Summers has been involved in the creation of over 35 new communities in the Austin market and has participated in more than $1 billion in residential real estate transactions.
Prior to joining Mill Creek, Mr. Summers was Vice President of Finance for two public homebuilders, where his responsibilities included planning and overseeing division strategy for business units producing +$700 million in annual revenue and delivering +1,000 annual closings. For each operation, he was able to substantially improve performance and deliver top-tier profitability through increased operational efficiencies, multi-discipline collaboration, and identification of new market opportunities.
Prior to his career in homebuilding, Mr. Summers worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he managed mergers and acquisitions for both private equity firms and public companies. He is a graduate of Baylor University and holds a Master of Science in Accounting from Trinity University. He is a certified public accountant in the State of Texas.