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James R. Heistand

James R. Heistand

President and Chief Executive Officer

Jim was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of Parkway in December 2011 and served as Executive Chairman of the Company just prior to his current role. Jim joined Parkway through a combination with Eola Capital and founded Eola Capital in 2000 and served as chairman since its inception. Eola acquired $1.3 billion of office assets backed by PSP, GE Capital, Lehman Brothers and others that included 13.3 million square feet in Florida, Atlanta and Virginia. Read full bio >

David O'Reilly

David O'Reilly

EVP and Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, David manages the investment and financial strategy for the Company and its portfolio. David joined Parkway in 2011 as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer. Read full bio >

M. Jayson Lipsey

M. Jayson Lipsey

EVP, Chief Operating Officer

In his current role as Chief Operating Officer, Jayson is responsible for asset management, leasing, and property management for Parkway's owned assets, partnerships, and third party relationships. Read full bio >

Jeremy Dorsett

Jeremy Dorsett

EVP, General Counsel

Prior to joining Parkway, Jeremy was in-house counsel at TPG Capital, a global private investment firm, where he served as chief legal officer for TPG's real estate investing activities. Prior to joining TPG, Jeremy was a corporate and securities lawyer at Baker Botts, L.L.P. in Houston, Texas. Jeremy earned a B.A. from the University of Tulsa, an M.A. from Rice University and a J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. Read full bio >

Jason Bates

Jason Bates

EVP and Chief Investment Officer

Jason is responsible for handling the Company’s acquisition and disposition activities, including sourcing, underwriting and closing the transactions. Jason is also responsible for the firm’s development activity. Since joining Parkway, Jason has led over $3.5bn of real estate transactions. Read full bio >

Scott Francis

Scott Francis

EVP, Chief Accounting Officer

Scott joined the company in 2012 as Vice President of Strategy and Administration and was promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer in September 2013. Prior to Parkway, Scott served as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer for Eola Capital LLC, where he was responsible for managing all financial and tax reporting for the company and its joint ventures. Read full bio >

Henry F. Pratt III

Henry F. Pratt III

EVP of Asset Management and Third Party Services

Henry has served as chief operating officer of Eola Capital since 2000 and also as its president since June 2009, where he directed all facets of its property operations, including asset and property management, marketing, leasing, tenant improvements and building renovation projects. Read full bio >