District Operations Manager
Ben Edell joined Eller Residential in 2014 as District Operations Manager, primarily to oversee the overall operations of an existing portfolio of assets in Chapel Hill, NC. In addition to ordinary management responsibilities, Mr. Edell is responsible for the coordination of major construction and renovation projects into the business of operating each of the communities.
Mr. Edell is charged with the management of staff at each community, including the direction of the hiring, training and review process for each employee. He also is responsible for working with each property manager to develop the annual budget for each property and for overseeing the development of each community's marketing plan.
Mr. Edell has over ten years of property management experience, most recently as Property Manager of four institutional quality communities with an aggregate value of approximately $150 million. Prior to joining Eller Residential, Mr. Edell spent ten years with Riverstone Residential in a variety of different roles.
Mr. Edell earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Duke University.