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Rachel Russell Krenz

Director of Development - Carolinas

Rachel Russell Krenz is responsible for managing and executing development opportunities in the Carolinas. She joined the company in 2017 and is based out of Ram’s Charlotte, NC office. Ms. Krenz has a Masters in City & Regional Planning degree from the University of North Carolina with a specialization in real estate development and design. Her education also includes an undergraduate degree from Sewanee: The University of the South, a graduate- level Certificate in Historic Preservation from Goucher College, and real estate-focused coursework at Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Ms. Krenz’s professional background in place-making includes her work at the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and as Vice President of Real Estate Development for Grubb Properties and Milhaus. She is an active member of Urban Land Institute and the Founding Board Chair of Montford Park Partners. Ms. Krenz has served as a member/volunteer for several historical and community organizations, and is a regular guest speaker for local and national industry associations, universities, and high schools.