Cathy Johnson is Vice President at Alpha Barnes Real Estate Services, LLC in Dallas, Texas. Cathy oversees the operations and activities of seven regional supervisors and their portfolio managers. In addition to regional and portfolio oversight, Ms. Johnson supervises the daily activities of the corporate software training department. The portfolio contains affordable housing, conventional and senior housing assets. As Vice President, Ms. Johnson is responsible for the operational, contractual and regulatory performance of the assets. In her role as investment manager, she maintains regular and informative contact with asset investors and clients.
Cathy joined the apartment industry as a Leasing Agent for Hall Management in 1987. Through acquisition of a management contract, she joined Alpha Management in 1991 as an Assistant Manager. During the next 25 years, Ms. Johnson earned a reputation as a compliance specialist in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program in terms of initial lease-ups, ongoing operations and compliance, and the clean-up of properties that have not maintained high compliance standards. She also has extensive experience in resolving occupancy issues at affordable and conventional apartments and is known and respected by clients and syndicators throughout Texas. As a proven leader in Alpha Barnes, Cathy was promoted to Vice President in April 2018.
Ms. Johnson is a Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS), a Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) and a National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP).