Clay Adams

Head Of Real Estate

Clay Adams

Head Of Real Estate

Clay Adams is the Head of Real Estate for Pacolet Milliken Enterprises.  Before joining Pacolet, he was a Managing Director and Partner of Childress Klein Properties, where he led the Investment Management Division. In that role, he was responsible for new investments and for the asset management of office, industrial and retail properties. Clay has over 22 years of experience as a real estate investor and has led over $5 billion of transactions across multiple asset classes and markets.

Brent Abbott

VP - Director of Acquisitions

Brent Abbott

VP - Director of Acquisitions

Brent H. Abbott – Vice President, Director of Real Estate Acquisitions Previously, Mr. Abbott had a ten year career at Forest City Ratner Companies, where he was VP for Investment Management and then VP for Finance. He was responsible for sourcing, structuring and negotiating capital markets transactions for its New York City properties.

Heather Juve

VP - Director of Asset Management

Heather Juve

VP - Director of Asset Management

Prior to joining Pacolet, Heather was Senior Vice President, National Director for Americas Retail at JLL where she led the corporate finance function.  In that role, she was responsible for the financial reporting and analysis of the business including its property management, brokerage, and corporate services business lines.  Her clients have included public, private, and institutional investors, lenders, special servicers and receivers. Ms. Juve has over 20 years of financial, accounting, and management experience in commercial real estate; working for investors, developers, and third party managers over office, retail, and hospitality asset classes.  Her extensive experience  includes corporate and real estate finance, real estate valuation, debt and equity structuring, financial modeling, asset management, banking and cash management, due diligence, secured and unsecured financing, internal controls and financial accounting.

Michael Simmons

Senior Investment Analyst

Michael Simmons

Senior Investment Analyst

Prior to joining Pacolet, Michael was a Senior Investment Associate at Terwilliger Pappas Multifamily Partners in Charlotte, North Carolina where he focused on underwriting, financial analysis, and assisting with capital raising for the firm’s development pipeline across the southeastern US. He was also involved with asset management and disposition of completed projects. Michael is a graduate of the University of Mississippi.

Terry Kipp

Senior Investment Analyst

Terry Kipp

Senior Investment Analyst

Terry Kipp is a Senior Investment Analyst primarily focused on underwriting and due diligence for the firm’s new investment activities. Further responsibilities include providing analysis for the firm’s real estate portfolio, minority interest investments, reporting, and other business development endeavors. Prior to joining Pacolet, Mr. Kipp served as an Acquisition Investment Analyst with J.P. Morgan’s Global Real Assets based in New York. Mr. Kipp began his career as an Investment Analyst for PGIM Real Estate’s Core-Plus Fund and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Seton Hall University.

Jennifer Calabria

Director of Land Development

Jennifer Calabria

Director of Land Development

Jennifer Calabria is Director of Legacy Land Development, and is responsible for managing and positioning the legacy land portfolio for its highest and best use. Before coming to Pacolet, Jennifer worked in the general contracting, landscape architecture and planning  fields. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Furman University, a master’s degree in Landscape Architecture and a master’s degree in City and Regional Planning from Clemson University.

Jeff Fort

Construction Manager

Jeff Fort

Construction Manager

Jeff joined Pacolet in 2018 as Construction Manger. Previously, Jeff served as VP of Community Development for over 12 years with Gramling Brothers Real Estate & Development, Inc. His responsibilities included development, project and construction management on residential, commercial and mixed use properties throughout the Charleston, SC region. He is a graduate of Clemson University.

Johnny Sims

Legacy Land Sales

Johnny Sims

Legacy Land Sales

Johnny Sims is responsible for Legacy Land Sales Pacolet Milliken. Prior to his association with Pacolet Milliken, Johnny served as Manager of Milliken & Company’s forestry operations for more than 25 years. He served in the United States Army (1971-1977) as an aviation rotary wing unit commander and test pilot. He received his bachelor’s of science degree in Forest Management from Clemson University in 1972.