We are very pleased to announce that Melanie Trapnell has been promoted to Senior Vice President – Operations. In this new leadership role, Melanie will be responsible for operations and financial performance for both owned and 3rd Party assets across our entire platform. The AVP/RMs, Construction, and Marketing teams will now report up through Melanie.
Melanie joined Laramar in 2015 as a Regional Manager in Washington DC. She quickly rose to Regional Vice President – East after her strong performance with our Virginia and Maryland assets. Prior to Laramar, Melanie spent 3 years at Vantage Management Incorporated focusing on business and brand development by developing relationship with key partners as well as managing a portfolio of conventional properties in the DC Metro area. Prior to Vantage, Melanie spent 10 years with Equity Residential in both west coast and east coast markets overseeing a complex portfolio of high-rise, mixed-use and lease-up assets.
Please join us in congratulating Melanie on this well-deserved promotion.