Bloomington, Ind. (January 5, 2019) – Hayes Gibson Property Services (HGPS) is excited to announce their newest member of the team: Alexandra ‘Alex’ Jackiw. Alex joins the company as Chief Operating Officer and will manage and oversee all corporate and property operations. Additionally, she is part of the leadership team responsible for the long-term growth and strategic direction of the company.
Prior to HGPS, Alex worked in executive and senior level positions for several privately-held regional companies, as well as large publicly traded investment management firms. She has experience managing LIHTC communities, HUG-regulated properties, purpose-built student housing, conventional market-rate properties, full-service retirement communities and nursing homes. Her experience includes all aspects of property and asset management, marketing, training, consulting, troubled property turnarounds and new business development.
Active in professional organizations, Alex served a Chairman of the Board of the National Apartment Association (NAA) in 2013 and President of the NAA Education Institute in 2008/2009. She is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management, National Multifamily Housing Council, Housing Education and Research Association and Commericial Real Estate Women (CREW). She is Past Chair of the Residential Property Management Advisory Board at Virginia Tech and Past President of the Ball State University Residential Property Management Advisory Board.
Alex remains active at NAA and recently served as the subject matter expert for both the CAM and CAPS designation program rewrites, as well as for a new CAM Student Housing Certificate program. She was one of the lead authors of the recently published Multifamily Housing Industry textbook – a joint effort of the National Multifamily Housing Council, NAA and Institute of Real Estate Management. She is also a regular contributor to Rent and Retain magazine.
Alex is a respected industry speaker and has presented programs to industry trade groups throughout the U.S. and Canada. She is a licensed real estate broker and holds both the Certified Property Manager (CPM) and Certified Apartment Portfolio Supervisor (CAPS) designations. She recevied the NAA Education Institute Apartment Career and Education Award in 2011 in recognition of her commitment to training industry professionals. In 2012, Real Estate Forum magazine named Alex a “Woman of Influence in Real Estate” and in 2013, they named her as one of the “Women Changing the Face of Property Management.” She was honored in 2015 as a “Woman of Influence” by the Indiana Business Journal. She was inducted into the National Apartment Association Hall of Fame in 2018. Alex is a graduate of the University of Rochester and received her M. Ed. from Ohio University.