Jerome Hagley

Executive Vice President


BS in Accounting - Spring Hill College
MPA in Accounting - Georgia State University


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As an executive vice president, Jerome focuses on complex urban mixed-use, multi-family developments to expand and strengthen Carter’s business.

Jerome joined Carter in 2014 with more than two decades of diverse real estate industry experience. He has a unique understanding of all aspects of real estate from due diligence and structuring/financing through deal execution, as well as overall oversight and management of the design and construction process.

Prior to joining Carter, he spent 23 years in various roles at The Dawson Company, including his most recent role as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. During his time there, Jerome was the key development principal of over $1 billion of development in multi-family, office, retail and mixed-use real estate assets totaling over 3,000 residential units and 2 million square feet of commercial mixeduse development.

Jerome has extensive expertise in property and facilities management, development, operations, advisory, capital markets/finance, marketing, leasing and sales, and public/private partnerships.