Steven Lewis

University/College: NC State University
Favorite Hobby: I am a huge sports fan and love to play golf.
Fun Fact: In high school I played 1-on-1 basketball with Michael Jordan.

As RVP, Steven is responsible for overseeing overall property operations and client relations of a portfolio of properties, while supporting four Regional Managers. He brings over 22 years of student housing experience spanning from the East Coast to the West Coast. Steven has been with Peak for over eight years.

Kelly Muller

University/College: University of Nebraska at Lincoln
Favorite Hobby: Shopping, traveling, & watching sports.
Fun Fact: After one missing an important free throw and losing the game, she stayed till 3am that night to make 100 free throws in a row.

A 20-year student housing veteran, Kelly focuses her time on supporting six regional managers and 25+ properties while managing the daily operations and investing time in client relations. Kelly has been with the Company for 11 years.

Tami Finan

University/College: Ohio University
Favorite Hobby: Traveling and exploring new destinations with my family.
Fun Fact: With three teenage girls, I am very “in-tune” with GenZ.

Tami brings over 25 years of student housing experience and is responsible for operational oversight of over 20 properties while also supporting four regional managers. She earned her CPM designation through IREM. Tami has been with the Company for four years.

Seung Hwan Kang

Vice President of Property & Development Accounting - Seung Hwan Kang

University/College: University of Georgia
Favorite Hobby: Woodworking, golf, and camping.
Fun Fact: My nieces and nephews call me Uncle Trout.

As Vice President of Property and Development Accounting, Seung Hwan provides strategic oversight of property and development accounting operations. From Morgan Stanley/State Street for seven years, becoming an Officer, to the Divisional Controller at Pulte Homes for three years, Seung Hwan has vast experience in Real Estate. Seung Hwan has been with PeakMade for six years.

Ashly Poyer

University/College: Sam Houston State University
Favorite Hobby: Working through my bucket list of visiting every Presidential library.
Fun Fact: I’m a proud American Samoan.

As Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Ashly drives the Company’s Sales and Leasing strategy, as well as property/portfolio marketing support by providing leadership to our Digital/Web Marketing, Customer Experience, Communications and Creative Marketing teams. A PeakMade veteran, Ashly has been with the Company for 12 years and started her career on-site in Huntsville, TX. She also chairs Peak Link, the Company’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council and is a founding member of the W Collective, a resource and networking forum for women in student housing.

Stephen Furr

University/College: Clemson University
Favorite Hobby: Playing tennis and coaching kids sports
Fun Fact: Played college football at Clemson

In his role as Vice President of Development, he is responsible for all aspects of sourcing, underwriting, and executing new development opportunities for purpose-built single-family rental communities. Stephen joined PeakMade Real Estate in June 2021.

Brandon Hayslip

University/College: Georgia Southern University
Favorite Hobby: Loves anything outdoors and hunting.
Fun Fact: He has three beautiful children.

As Vice President of Construction and Development, Brandon is involved in all aspects of a project from pre-development budget and design through the construction of the project with our GC partners. Brandon has been with the company for five years.

Robert Kochansky

University/College: Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business
Favorite Hobby: Working on his 1979 Mercedes G.
Fun Fact: Built his 1979 Mercedes G from the ground up.

As VP of Development with 25 years of student and multifamily construction and development experience, Robert plays a critical role in delivering new developments into our portfolio. Robert has been with the Company for four years.

Mark Winkelmann

University/College: Saint Louis University
Favorite Hobby: Anything related to health and fitness.
Fun Fact: When he was younger he set a record for most consecutive rides on a roller coaster.

Mark oversees all aspects of Client Services, assisting current and future partners with Consulting, New Development Planning, and property sales and transitions. Mark has been with the Company for 8 years.

Mike Paluga

University/College: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Favorite Hobby: Loves watching the Cubs and the Dodgers.
Fun Fact: Mike is an aviation aficionado.

Mike is an accomplished real estate executive with over 20 years of diverse development experience on varying real estate asset product types, including for-sale and rental multi-family, and student housing. Mike has been with the Company for five years.