Our Team

R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC Since 1927

Development Team​

Vice President for Construction Management

Hollis W. Ledbetter

Acquisition and Development Analyst

Leasing Team​

Asset Management Team

Robert H. Ledbetter, III

Vice President for Asset Management

Mike Wofford

Facilities

Mickey Ball

Facilities

Joseph Wofford

Facilities

Finance/Accounts Payable

Emily S. Stuckey, CPA

Vice President for Finance

Jessica Nadu

Asset Management Specialist

Human Resources

Toni Guinn

Human Resources / Office Manager

Development Team

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Robert H. Ledbetter, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer

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Joe Holmes

Executive Vice President for Development

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Andy Gates

Vice President for Construction Management

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Hollis W. Ledbetter

Acquisition and Development Analyst

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Leasing

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David D. Ledbetter

Executive Vice President for Leasing

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Robert H. Ledbetter, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer

Robert (Bob) H. Ledbetter, Jr. is the Chief Executive Officer of R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC 

 

Education 

  • Culver Summer School, Culver, Indiana, 1981 
  • Darlington School, Rome, Georgia, 1984 
  • University of Georgia, B.B.A. Real Estate Finance, 1989 

 

Bob has worked in commercial real estate development since 1990. He specializes in all aspects of the development process including: 

 

  • Land purchase/assemblage 
  • Acquisition and redevelopment of existing properties 
  • Rezoning 
  • Construction financing negotiation  
  • Joint venture agreement negotiation 
  • Ground Lease negotiations 
  • Anchor tenant lease negotiation 
  • Construction management oversight 
  • Site Planning 
  • Architectural, Engineering, and Construction Coordination 

 

Since 1990, Bob has been involved directly in the development, redevelopment, acquisition, and disposition of over 3.7 million square feet of retail, medical, medical office, restaurant, and multi-family uses throughout Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, South Carolina, Indiana, and Virginia. 

 

Bob serves on the local board of directors of Citizens First Bank, a Synovus Bank (NYSE: SNV). He is a graduate of Leadership Georgia and a member of Rotary International and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). His volunteer service includes Darlington School, Culver Academy, and the Boys and Girls Club of NWGA. He is an elder of the First Presbyterian Church of Rome. 

 

Joseph C. Holmes, III

Executive Vice President for Development

Joe Holmes is the Executive Vice President for Development at R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC 

Education 

  • Darlington School, Rome, Georgia, 2000 
  • University of Georgia, B.B.A. Real Estate, 2004 
  • S.E.C. Championship Team Member, UGA Golf, 2001  

Joe is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the firm’s development activities as well as establishing, maintaining, and enhancing positive relationships with key tenants, brokers, capital sources, vendors, and other stakeholders. He sources acquisitions of new assets, sets priorities for each asset with the development team and manages the financial activities related to those assets, including managing debt and equity sourcing, creating financial projections, managing acquisition and disposition activities along with occasionally advising the firm’s principals on a wide variety of financial matters. He specializes in all aspects of the development process including: 

  • Site selection 
  • Land purchase and assemblage contract negotiations 
  • Site planning 
  • Creating and conducting financial projections 
  • Lease negotiations with anchor, junior anchor, outparcel and small shop uses 
  • Entitlement negotiations  
  • Public/Private partnership negotiations with various forms of incentives  
  • Debt and equity sourcing 
  • Joint venture agreement negotiations 
  • Architectural, engineering, and general contractor coordination 
  • Construction management oversight 
  • Acquisition, redevelopment, capital, and disposition management  

Since joining the firm in 2008, Joe has been directly involved in over $400 million of development, redevelopment, capital, acquisition (including discounted loans) and disposition transactions consisting of approximately 2 million square feet of commercial uses throughout Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, South Carolina, Indiana, and Virginia.  

Prior to joining R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC, Joe worked at Marcus & Millichap, Inc. as an investment sales broker where he specialized in the disposition of commercial investment properties such as shopping centers and medical office buildings. He won the Atlanta office’s Rookie of the Year award, personally brokered the sale of 20 shopping centers and office parks containing over 560,000 square feet with a total value of $60,000,000. 

Andrew R. Gates

Vice President for Construction Management

Andrew R. Gates is the Vice President for Construction Management at R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC 

Education & Accreditations: 

  • Darlington School, Rome, Georgia, 2002 
  • University of Georgia, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, 2007 
  • Licensed General Contractor (GA) (NASCLA) 
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) 
  • LEED AP BD+C 

Andy is a highly detailed project manager and proven leader within the construction industry.   He has successfully led the implementation and execution of complex and multifaceted projects that span across a variety of industries including multistory build-to-suit office buildings, hotels, restaurants, laboratories/research, healthcare, civil, industrial manufacturing, retail, and multi-family.  

Andy brings a non-traditional viewpoint to projects in that he is a Project Management Professional (PMP) as well as a licensed General Contractor that also has extensive industry expertise in both new construction and tenant improvement projects.  This unique background allows him to proficiently communicate across platforms and provide insight and solutions for successful project implementation.  

Areas of Expertise: 

  • Logistical Implementation 
  • Cost Control & Cost Analysis 
  • Cost Estimating & Budgeting 
  • Schedule Management 
  • Strategic & Master Planning 
  • Environmental Sustainability 
  • Procurement Management 
  • Communication Management 
  • Change Management 

Experience: 

  • R.H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC 2017-Present 

V.P. for Construction Management 

  • LBI Construction, LLC (General Construction) 2019-Present 

Manager, Qualifying Agent 

  • Kinzey Construction Company (Interiors, Industrial) 2014-2017 

Senior Project Manager 

  • Choate Construction Company (Interiors) 2013-2014 

Project Manager 

  • Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC (Base Building) 2007-2013 

Project Manager 

David D. Ledbetter

Executive Vice President for Leasing

David D. Ledbetter is the Executive Vice President for Leasing at R. H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC 

Education 

  • Culver Summer School, Culver, Indiana, 1984 
  • Culver Academy, Culver, Indiana, 1988 
  • University of Louisiana, Monroe, B.A., 1993 

Responsibilities include

  • Leasing, sales, renewal, and marketing of retail and medical office space within the investment portfolio 
  • Maintaining an accurate and current account of all prospective contacts on computer spreadsheets while remaining in constant contact with up to 50 prospective tenants at once 
  • Negotiating rental rates, operating charges, lease terms, Tenant Improvement Allowance and Lease renewals. 

E. Wright Ledbetter

Chief Operating Officer

Wright Ledbetter is the Chief Operating Officer at R. H. Ledbetter Properties, LLC

Education 

  • Culver Summer School, Culver, Indiana, 1982 
  • Darlington School, Rome, Georgia, 1985 
  • Washington and Lee University, B.A. English, 1989  
  • Vanderbilt University, M.Ed., Higher Education Administration, 2000 

Wright is responsible for overseeing the management and operations of Ledbetter Properties’ real estate portfolio, which currently consists of over 2 million square feet of retail, medical, restaurant and multi-family uses with combined annual revenues exceeding $20 million. 

This oversight includes property management and maintenance, finance, budget performance, leasing, and lease administration for all existing partnerships and family investments. Additionally, Wright is involved in new project development, acquisition, and investment activities. 

Prior to joining R.H. Ledbetter Properties, Wright worked at Darlington School from 1994-2002 as alumni director and director of the Campaign for Darlington where he managed a broad-based campaign that secured $43.2 million in total commitments to the school. 

From 1991-1994 Wright worked as an asset manager in Atlanta as a private contractor for the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC). He oversaw the management and disposition of real estate and loan portfolios from numerous failed Savings & Loan institutions having some 915 individual assets located throughout the United States. He negotiated and closed over $90 million in asset sales.   

Wright also serves on the local board of directors of United Community Bank (NASDAQ: UCBI).  He is a graduate of Leadership Rome and Leadership Darlington and a member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). His volunteer service includes Darlington School, Culver Academy, Washington and Lee University, Rome International Film Festival, and Rome Area Council for the Arts.