Our Team

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Mark Lechner


Mark began his real estate career in 1985 with the purchase of his first home. He received his real estate license in 1987, and principal brokers license in 1989. Over the next nine years, Lechner purchased, renovated, sold and managed more than 100 properties in his. In 1994, Lechner co-founded LDG Development, LLC with business partner Chris Dischinger. Since that time, LDG Development has grown to one of the country’s largest developers of affordable housing with more than 20,000 housing units that spans multiple states. Additionally, the firm also owns and manages commercial properties throughout the country.

Today, LDG has four main divisions all focused on maximizing growth and production. To support this work the company has over 200 employees in its Louisville, Kentucky and Austin, Texas offices.

Lechner is a graduate of Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management and held leadership positions in sales and marketing for several companies. in leadership positions has been well served with his business degree from the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, as well as sales & management experience with 3 separate companies before he went into the real estate business.

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Chris Dischinger


Lisa Becker

Executive Vice President of Finance

Scott Brian

EVP/Development Director (TN/LA)
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Chris Byrd

Development Director (GA/NC/SC/FL)
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Nick Chitwood

Executive Vice President, Capital Markets

Landon Cox

Development Manager

Richard Davis

Staff Accountant

Missy Sáez

Regional Asset Manager

Patty Morley

Executive Administrator

Jason Trevino

Senior Development Coordinator

Justin Hartz

Executive Director of Development (TX/CO/Mid-America)

Carrie Gallahue


Chase Darst

Development Coordinator
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Jill Jones

Executive Assistant

Keith Musanje

Staff Accountant

Ron Dischinger

Building Coordinator
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Kevin Boyd

Manager of Portfolio Finance and Analysis

Jake Brown

Development Coordinator

Dru Childre

Development Coordinator

Wendy DeSchoolmeester

Regional Asset Manager

Kara Dischinger

Development Coordinator

Theresa Ebner

Director of Asset Management (Texas)

Eric Goodman

Director of Portfolio Finance

Michael Gross

Development Director (KY)

Joshua Haston

Development Manager

Christi Lanier-Robinson

Executive Vice President, Communications, Government Relations, and Strategic Partnerships

Mandy Steed

Office Manager (Texas)

Ramona Vasta

Development Manager
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Phil Moncada

Project Manager

Christi Pyle

Senior Regional Asset Manager

Alecia Wells

Development Coordinator

Deborah Champion

Senior Paralegal/Closing Coordinator

Kristi Boone

Manager of Asset Management Operations

Melissa Bragg

Vice President of Capital Markets

Zac Linsky

Development Manager

Elijah Lacey

Development Coordinator

Eric Abbott

Asset Manager

Chase Cain

Development Manager

Tricia Moore

Manager, Portfolio Operations
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Tim Tarrant

Vice President, Portfolio Strategy

Colby Bentley

Financial Analyst

Adam Palatas

Portfolio Analyst

Bill Shircliff

Chief Operating Officer

Nicole Maddox

General Counsel

Rhonda Wood

Closing Coordinator

Dakota Jones

Development Coordinator
Gloria Arroyo

Gloria Arroyo

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

Adam McCarty

Development Coordinator

Brian Massey, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Amanda Stavenger

Asset Management Operations Analyst
Bria Staten-Favors

Bria Howard

Communications Manager
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Maggie Wilcox

Portfolio Creative Marketing Coordinator
Daniel Ficker

Daniel Ficker

Corporate Attorney
Jesse Bray

Jesse Bray

Development Manager
Ryan Staley

Ryan Staley

Portfolio Analyst
Victor Fernandes

Victor Fernandes

Senior Accountant
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Katlin Mize

Staff Accountant

Coretta Perkins

Resident Services Manager

Nancy VanReece

Vice President of Strategic Engagement
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Yvette Gentry

Director of Resident and Community Safety
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Danita Cheatham

Human Resource Director