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C.A. DOBBS ACKERMANN | President and Chief Executive Officer

Dobbs Ackermann is a third generation owner of Ackermann Group. He has been involved in all facets of the business, including development, management, investment and previously, construction.

Driven by an interest in building communities, Dobbs completed formal training in construction to guide the Ackermann Group Development division in subdivision, retail, office and apartment development. Dobbs is experienced in government approval processes and gained public funding experience with tax increment financing, industrial revenue bonds, new market tax credits and revenue agreements (state and municipal).

Dobbs is dedicated to making our region one of the most vibrant places to live and work.

Dobbs received his B.A. from Emerson College.

GREGORY A. LONG | Chief Operations Officer

Greg Long joined Ackermann Group in 1999. His experience with Ackermann Group began as a Project Manager, followed by time spent as Controller, and an Executive Vice President. Greg’s growth in the company has provided him experience in onsite management, development and acquisition. He leverages his experience with associate relations to better understand the needs of the company, residents, clients and investors.


JOHN R. WENDT | Chief Financial Officer

John Wendt brought his considerable professional experience to Ackermann Group in 2000. His responsibilities include coordinating all aspects of finance for new real estate development, equity placement and maintenance. John participates in leasing and sales negotiations with tenants and builders and provides oversight and accountability for multi-family development, contract review and negotiation and strategic planning facilitation.


CHRISTOPHER W. KOHNEN | Director of Real Estate Investment

Chris Kohnen joined Ackermann Group in 2006. His responsibilities include targeting, analyzing and purchasing assets to grow Ackermann Group’s expanding real estate portfolio. Chris is also responsible for attracting private equity and managing investor relationships.


MEGAN TACKETT | Vice President of Residential Real Estate

Megan Tackett joined Ackermann Group in 2017. Her responsibilities include managing the strategic objectives, day-to-day operations, and performance goals of the Residential Property Management division.