Vice President of Operations
Geary Dancy serves as VP of Operations for CLS where he is responsible for all aspects of the portfolio’s operations. Before joining CLS, Mr. Dancy served as Regional Manager for ACC for four years. As Regional Manager, he was responsible for all aspects of operations for a portfolio of ACC owned assets. His responsibilities included overseeing all day-to-day operations and supervising a site level staff of General Managers, Assistant General Managers, Leasing Managers, Account Managers, and Maintenance Supervisors. During his tenure in this role his primary responsibility was to ensure maximum NOI by optimizing income and occupancy, while reducing operating expenses. Mr. Dancy also put a strong focus on training his site teams to ensure development and promotion from within the company, a practice that will continue at CLS. Mr. Dancy originally started with ACC in 2008 as a General Manager and was quickly promoted to Area Manager. Prior to joining ACC, Mr. Dancy spent seven years with Internacional Realty working with the student housing division of the company. During his time with Internacional Realty he held the positions of Community Assistant, Leasing Manager, Bookkeeper, Assistant General Manager and General Manager.