Managing Director, Asset Management
Debbie Dillon is the Managing Director, Asset Management for McDowell Properties. Ms. Dillon supervises asset management and construction management services across numerous markets. Ms. Dillon is responsible for overseeing third party fee managers, evaluating investment performance and the implementation of value-add strategies.
Ms. Dillon has specialized in multifamily repositioning for nearly 30 years and prior to joining McDowell Properties, she was employed by Fieldstone Properties developing investment and renovation plans for a large multifamily portfolio. She was essential in the effort to develop equity partnerships, acquisition of new investments and was responsible for executive level oversight of financial performance. During her tenure she led the redevelopment strategy of a 2,900 unit, mixed use development, one of the largest multifamily projects on a national level.
Ms. Dillon spent 15 years with L&B Realty Advisors, a pension fund advisor, as Director of Asset Management. She was responsible for retaining third party fee managers and the strategic and tactical planning of multifamily assets. She was a member of the Investment Committee and worked closely with the acquisition team. Ms. Dillon oversaw assets at a national level, including projects in Denver, Salt Lake City, Chicago, Tampa, Las Vegas, Washington D.C. and numerous markets in Texas and California. During her capacity as Senior Asset Manager at L&B, Ms. Dillon was engaged in the financial management of over 50 properties with a total value of approximately $1.0 Billion.
Ms. Dillon served as a Vice President of Property Operations with First Worthing Company overseeing more than 30,000 units. Ms. Dillon previously held a national marketing and training position with National Housing Partnership and has been involved with multifamily housing since 1986.
Her professional affiliations include the National Apartment Association, Institute of Real Estate Management and Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute. Ms. Dillon is also a member of CREW, Commercial Real Estate Women. Ms. Dillon has earned the Certified Apartment Manager, Certified Property Manager and Certified Commercial Investment Member designations.
Johnson County College, Business Major
Apartment Association of Dallas, CAM
CCIM Institute, CCIM
Institute of Real Estate Management, CPM
Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute
Commercial Real Estate Women
Institute of Real Estate Management
National Apartment Association