Rob Gayle

Vice President | Business Development

Rob Gayle serves as Vice President of National Business Development for CARROLL and is directly responsible for building and fostering client relationships related to CARROLL’s vertically integrated suite of solutions. With third-party management a growing service offering in that suite, Rob is responsible for the procurement and implementation of those assignments. Rob, who joined CARROLL in 2022, places a major emphasis on relationship building and is passionate about contributing to a team-oriented culture.

Relevant Experience – Rob brings more than 20 years of multifamily experience and leadership in property management. Prior to joining CARROLL, Rob served 14 years as the Chief Operating Officer at Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc and Preferred Residential Management, LLC after beginning his career at Post Properties, Inc. Rob has real estate management experience in different markets throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, West Coast, and Southeast, and has managed all asset classes and types of multifamily communities.

Education/Affiliations – Rob received his Bachelor of Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Sales Management from Georgia Southern University. He is also an executive board member for the Atlanta Apartment Association and the Georgia Apartment Association. 

Interests – Rob loves spending time with his wife of more than 20 years and their two kids. As a family, they like traveling together and learning about the new places. He is a very passionate Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Braves fan, and he enjoys volunteering at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Day Rehab Center as Santa to bring joy to the kids. He also enjoys fly fishing, hiking, and attending his kid’s sporting events. His true passion is the people he works with and trying to make them better every day.