Middleburg Communities Taps Burch as Chief Accounting Officer
Multifamily development, investment, construction and management firm Middleburg Communities has tapped Stephen Burch as Chief Accounting Officer. In his new role, Burch will have overall responsibility for accounting operations, including accounts payable, payroll, corporate accounting and real estate accounting.
Prior to joining Middleburg, Burch held various roles at WashREIT, most recently serving as Controller, where he had primary oversight of corporate accounting, real estate accounting, financial reporting, technical accounting, income tax and REIT compliance. Prior to joining WashREIT, he was a Manager in PricewaterhouseCoopers’s Financial Services Assurance practice and held various roles at PricewaterhouseCoopers from October 2008 to January 2016.
“We look forward to Stephen Burch’s impact on streamlining, improving and expanding our financial reporting capabilities,” said Corey Gibson, Partner and Chief Financial Officer at Middleburg Communities. “His expertise and prior leadership positions will be a major contribution to our leadership team.”
David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector.
Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA.
David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.