Specializing in luxury-level management in a variety of markets, Pegasus Residential employs multifamily experts that deliver high-yield results with incomparable results.
Principal and Chief Executive Officer
Lindy is a Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Pegasus Residential. Lindy has over 30 years experience in development and property management leadership in the Mid-Atlantic, South East and Midwest regions. She has served as Vice President for Merry Land and Investment Company, Trammell Crow Residential and Signature Management. She has successfully more than tripled the size of each company, personally leading changes in the training, asset management, business development, and personnel management programs. The spirit of our company is truly a reflection of her leadership, passion and experience. Lindy has been a guest speaker at the MFE Leadership National Conference.
Principal and Chief Operating Officer
Debbie is a Principal and Chief Operating Officer for Pegasus Residential. Debbie has over 30 years of experience in property management leadership throughout the Southeast, South, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions. Prior to founding Pegasus Residential with Lindy, Debbie was Regional Vice President for Colonial Properties Trust. Earlier in her career, Debbie served as Senior Regional Manager for Equity Residential, Trammell Crow Residential and Merry Land & Investment Company. Additionally, Debbie has been a Board Member for the Triangle Apartment Association.
Senior Vice President of Property Operations
Gail Ruggles is the Senior Vice President of Property Operations for Pegasus Residential. Gail has over 23 years of experience in property management; most recently with Gables Residential where she served as Vice President of Third Party Services and was responsible for the operations team nationally. In her tenure she has held a variety of property management and corporate roles including Regional Manager, Internal Auditor, Training Director. Additionally, She is a member of the Apartment and Office Building Association, the Property Management Association of Washington, D.C., the Atlanta Apartment Association, and the South East Florida Apartment Association. She attended Ball State University.
Vice President of Business Development
Shae is the Vice President of Business Development for Pegasus Residential - Shae most recently held the position of National Director of Client Services for Gables Residential and spent the last 7 years with them. Shae oversaw the business development process and directed client services initiatives to include national RFP request execution, due diligence and relationship management. Previously Shae spent two years with Equity Residential and three years with Fairfield Residential. Since entering the multifamily industry in 2002, Shae has been involved in owner-managed, third-party and joint venture assets. Her experience spans operations to include audit compliance, marketing, capital planning, acquisitions and dispositions. Prior to 2002, Shae spent 10 years with JCPenney Financial Services. She was based in London, England as their Head of European Marketing and was responsible for their business development and Marketing throughout the UK.
Senior Vice President / Chief Financial Officer
Landon is the Senior Vice President / Chief Financial Officer for Pegasus Residential. He has over 20 years of experience in real estate accounting working for both multi-family and commercial development companies. He also has operational experience in apartment management, hotel management and real estate brokerage. Prior to joining Pegasus, he was employed by Brand Properties, Atlantic Marina Holdings, MD Hodges Enterprises\Blackstone Group and InterSouth Management.
Regional Vice President
Natalie is the Regional Vice President over assets throughout the Southeast. Natalie has spent over 20 years in the property management industry. Natalie started her career as a leasing consultant and quickly moved up to an Assistant Manager, Property Manager, Regional Manager and Director of Real Estate. Natalie has worked on various Garden and Mid-Rise apartment communities including lease up communities, rehab projects as well as non-performing and REO communities. Natalie has worked with The A.G. Spanos, United Dominion, Trammell Crow and most recently spent nine years with Greystar. She is well respected and known for her ability to put great teams together that produce top results for Asset Managers and Owners. Natalie holds her North Carolina Brokers License, NALP and CAPS designation and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Apartment Association.
Regional Vice President
Yakov is Regional Vice President for Pegasus Residential overseeing properties in our North Carolina and South Carolina portfolio. He has over 13 years of experience in property management, and has operated in metro markets throughout NC, SC and VA. Yakov began his career with Equity Residential and also worked for Colonial Properties. Yakov has managed a variety of asset types, and has extensive experience operating class-A, lease-up, and repositioning projects for private investors as well as public REITS. Yakov graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).
Vice President, Talent and Culture
Wendy Dorchester is the Vice President of Talent and Culture. Working with the executive leadership of Pegasus, she is crafting and executing talent acquisition strategy, enabling us to be THE place to work in the multi-family industry. Our goal is to be revolutionary in the way we attract and retain top talent. We have an employee-driven culture and recognize that nothing is more essential to our success. Wendy will work with all team members to foster and create a winning culture second to none in the industry.
Wendy has been a leader in the multi-family industry since the 1990s. She specialized in lease-ups, repositioning distressed properties, and acquisitions. She then migrated to the products and services side of the business and spent over 15 years in leadership positions such as VP of Sales and Senior Regional Sales Director with RentPath, representing multiple ILS sources, such as Apartmentguide.com and Rent.com. Her region was the number one region in the company for revenue growth, low attrition, employee engagement and culture. Top talent has been a key ingredient to her success.
She has served on several apartment association boards throughout the Southeastern US as well as the National Apartment Association. She graduated from NAA’s Leadership Lyceum program and also holds her CAPS designation. Wendy is a thought leader with a robust background in digital marketing, social media, and online reputation as well as executive level portfolio management, recruiting, employee onboarding, training, and culture. Wendy holds a bachelor’s degree in human development with a minor in Biology from the University of Maine at Orono.
Wendy lives in Charleston, SC with her husband, Daniel and her rescued Great Dane, Adele and rescued kitties – Chunk, Mouse, and Belle. She is also active in several local Charleston charities. Wendy’s home state is Maine, where she and her husband spend vacations and time with family.