Childress Klein Partners

Don Childress
Senior Managing Partner
Don Childress
Senior Managing Partner
770.859.1274
Don Childress is the Senior Managing Partner with primary responsibility for Atlanta.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • MBA, with Special Distinction, University of Texas
  • BS, cum laude, Washington & Lee University

BUSINESS HISTORY

  • Childress Klein
    • Managing Partner, 1988 - Present
  • Trammell Crow Company
    • National Managing Partner, 1986 - 1988
    • Partner, 1971 - 1986

AFFILIATIONS

  • Washington and Lee University, Board of Trustees
  • The Lovett School, Board of Trustees
  • Midtown Alliance, Board of Directors
  • Midtown Community Improvement District, Chair
Gordon Buchmiller Jr.
Managing Partner - Atlanta
Gordon Buchmiller Jr.
Managing Partner - Atlanta
770.859.1204

BUSINESS HISTORY

  • Childress Klein
    • Atlanta Managing Partner, 2000 - Present
    • Office Development Partner - Atlanta, GA, 1995 - 2000
    • Office Development Partner - Tampa, FL, 1992 - 1995
    • Office Development Partner - Charlotte, NC, 1988 - 1992
    • Marketing Principal, 1985 - 1988
  • United States Army
    • Captain, Corps of Engineers, Karlshrue, Germany 1978 - 1983

AFFILIATIONS

  • Metropolitan YMCA, Board Member
  • The Georgia Conservancy, Board Member
  • The Lovett School, Trustee
  • Ed Isaakson/Alpharetta YMCA, Past Chairman
  • Charlotte Chapter NAIOP, Past President
  • Charlotte Uptown Development Corporation, Past Chairman
Connie Engel
Partner - Development and Leasing
Connie Engel
Partner - Development and Leasing
770.859.1203
Connie Engel is the Partner for Atlanta Office Division in charge of development and leasing at the prestigious Atlanta Galleria.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • MBA, Kennesaw State University
  • BA, University of Iowa

BUSINESS HISTORY

  • Childress Klein
    • Partner, 1999 to Present
    • Marketing Principal
    • Leasing Agent
  • IBM
    • Marketing Manager

 AFFILIATIONS

  • BrandBank, Member Board of Directors
  • CREW-Atlanta, Past President
  • Cumberland Community Improvement District, Board Member
  • Business Executives for National Security, Member
  • Kennesaw State University Foundation, Immediate Past Chairman
  • NAIOP - Atlanta, Past President

Additional Leadership