Leadership Team

Integrity is our watchword

Comprised of the heirs and business colleagues of our founder, our leadership team works closely with senior managers across all the Van Metre business lines to ensure optimal results for our employees, our investors, and the residents of our hometown. We do so to maintain the reputation so carefully established over our more than 60 years of service to the greater Washington DC area. 

Management team

Michael Barrett

Executive Vice President, Investment Properties Division

Mike Barrett joined the Van Metre Companies in 2004 and oversees the Van Metre apartment portfolio, located in Northern Virginia, Maryland, Washington, DC and Orlando, Florida. Mike brings 19 years of multifamily experience to Van Metre. Prior to joining Van Metre, he worked for Charles E. Smith as Director of Financial Reporting and Asset Management. Mike is a member of Property Management Association and National Multifamily Housing Council.

Mary Hasty

Vice President of Residential Management, Investment Properties Division

Mary Hasty joined the Van Metre Companies in 2005 and brings with her over 20 years of experience. Prior to joining Van Metre, she worked for Gables Residentail as a Regional Manager. Mary is a Certified Apartment Manager, CAM; a member of the Property Management Association as well as AOBA. 

Courtney Alford

Vice President of Business Development, Investment Properties Division

Well-versed in the Washington Metropolitan Region real estate market, Courtney Alford has more than 15 years of comprehensive industry experience. Her expertise in multifamily housing, strategic planning, and asset acquisition optimization has made her an invaluable part of our team. She is actively involved in the National Multifamily Housing Council, National Apartment Association, and other industry groups. Courtney joined Van Metre in 2016 after a seven-year stint at Kettler Real Estate where she served as Client Services Manager.

Ty Hausch

Vice President of Commercial Leasing, Investment Properties Division

Ty Hausch joined Van Metre Companies in May, 2004 and oversees all aspects of the leasing and sales of the company’s commercial portfolio, including existing retail, office and industrial properties owned by Van Metre and third party clients, plus roughly 1.1 million square feet of undeveloped land. He is also the principal real estate broker for Van Metre in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia, a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), and an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Ty was a CPA with Arthur Andersen before working as Director of Acquisitions at Combined Properties for over a decade.

Cindy Warfield

Vice President of Commercial Operations, Investment Properties Division

Over Cindy Warfield’s 25-year career in real estate, she has managed a diverse mix of product types including urban and suburban retail, office and industrial properties. At Van Metre, her primary responsibility is to coordinate and oversee a portfolio of office and retail properties. Cindy has earned the prestigious Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) designation from the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Real Property Administrator (RPA) designation from BOMI and the LEED Accredited Professional designation from the U.S. Green Building Council. She is an active member of both Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and the Apartment and Office Building Association (AOBA). Cindy is also a licensed salesperson in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Greg Weingast

Executive Vice President, Investment Properties Division

Greg Weingast joined the Van Metre Companies in 2015 and leads the Investment Properties’ acquisition process as well as external equity raising process for both Investment Properties and home building transactions. Greg brings over 30 years of acquisitions, structured finance, and asset management experience. Prior to joining the Van Metre Companies Greg’s career includes 17 years with Archstone and one of its predecessor companies the Charles E. Smith Companies where he served as Executive Vice President of Investments. Greg is a member of the Urban Land Institute and a past guest lecturer at American University in Washington D.C.

Harry Carter

Vice President of Facilities Management, Investment Properties Division

Harry J. Carter Jr joined Van Metre Companies in 2014 and oversees the Facilities Management department of the Van Metre Investment Properties division. Harry brings over 20 years of industry experience with extensive involvement with capital projects in high-rise buildings in the DC market. Harry is a member of the Property Management Association and is an EPA Proctor.

Alexis Tsonos

Director of Marketing, Investment Properties

Alexis Tsonos joined Van Metre Companies in 2006 and oversees the sales, marketing, training, and corporate housing programs in the Washington, DC Metro area. Alexis is a member of the Property Management Association, sitting on the PACE committee; and a member of the AparmentList DC Advisory Council.