Pope & Land Responsibilities: Mr. Billings’ primary responsibilities include identifying, evaluating and implementing acquisitions, development, disposition and management of commercial and residential real estate ventures.
Professional Experience: Prior to joining Pope & Land, Mr. Billings worked with Cushman & Wakefield as an investment sales advisor, focusing on office and industrial properties, and participated in the valuation, marketing, and sale of more than $1.5 billion of transactions, with property values ranging from $5M to $100M. Preceding his experience with Cushman & Wakefield, Kirk worked with SunTrust Bank’s real estate finance group, providing various financing options to commercial and residential property owners/developers.
Education: Mr. Billings received his B.S. from Vanderbilt University, completed postgraduate studies at Universidad de Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain as a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, and obtained a Master of Business Administration with concentrations in real estate and finance from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.
Membership: He is an active member of various Atlanta organizations, specifically, Atlanta Memorial Park Conservancy (President), Urban Land Institute (ULI) and National Association of Industrial & Office Parks (NAIOP).
Personal: Mr. Billings lives with his wife and three children in Atlanta.