Who We Are
Evergreen Real Estate is a private real estate company focused on managing high-quality apartment communities for third-party owners. Based in Nashville, Evergreen Real Estate manages more than 6,000 apartment units in the Southeast. Evergreen has served as senior advisors to real estate projects totaling over $1 billion in value.
Evergreen brings a unique approach to property management that enables owners to maximize their properties.
To learn more about what we can do for you please contact us.
Aaron White: Principal
Aaron White is a Principal and co-founder of Evergreen Real Estate. Aaron utilizes his background in development and finance to advise owners. Previously, Aaron was a Senior Vice President at CB Richard Ellis working with the apartment brokerage division. Aaron is a board member of Village Real Estate, Core Development, and a former board member and the Treasurer of the Nashville Area Habitat for Humanity. He graduated magna cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Aaron is married to Rachel White. They have two children.
Hunter Connelly: Principal
Hunter Connelly is a Principal and co-founder of Evergreen Real Estate. Hunter enjoys working with owners to maximize their property’s performance. Prior to Evergreen, Hunter co-founded Core Development which focused on the development and renovation of in-fill neighborhoods. He serves as a board member of Christ Presbyterian Academy. He graduated cum laude from Sewanee: The University of the South with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Hunter is married to Katty Connelly, and they have four children.
Amanda Webb: Chief Financial Officer
Amanda is a CPA who brings more than 15 years of accounting and management experience to Evergreen Real Estate. After graduating from Middle Tennessee State University, she started her career in Audit with a national public accounting firm specializing in the construction industry. Before coming to Evergreen Real Estate in 2015, she worked for more than 10 years with a national real estate developer most recently as Controller/VP of Accounting. Her broad experience in construction, real estate management and software implementation brings improved best practices to Evergreen staff and managers, as well as enhanced reporting to our investors. Amanda grew up in Middle Tennessee and currently resides in Brentwood with her family.
Chari Lewis, CPM®: Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Chari is responsible for apartment operations in all markets. Prior to joining Evergreen Chari worked for Milestone Management Company, PRG Real Estate and most recently for Lincoln Property Company as Area Vice President. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team having managed properties of all ages, classes and in several markets. She is an accomplished property management professional who has worked in the apartment industry since 2000 and has been awarded several top honors for her professional service to the industry. Chari is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®), currently serving as 2016 President for the Greater Nashville Chapter. She is also a member of the National Apartment Association, currently serving as the Leadership Lyceum Chair for the Greater Nashville Chapter where she was the 2009 Chapter President. Chari is a graduate of the NAA Leadership Lyceum Program as well as the NAA Advanced Instructor Training and holds the following designations: Certified Apartment Manager (CAM), Certified Apartment Supervisor (CAPS) and Certified Property Manager (CPM®).
Stephanie Owen: Executive Vice President
Stephanie brings 25 years of property management experience having held senior positions at top national firms, Bell Partners and Hawthorne Residential. Stephanie spends time with each property management team ensuring that each property managed by Evergreen maintains a top performing leasing and maintenance team, provides superior service to its residents, and sustains industry leading curb appeal.
Cory Short: Construction Manager
Cory Short brings 20 years of construction expertise to Evergreen Real Estate. Cory is responsible for all construction services that are a part of positioning properties for long term success. Formerly with Solomon Builders, Cory has led the renovation of numerous multi-family projects including Mountain Brook, Northshore Village, Meridian at Hamilton Place, the Landings, and Midtown Place.