Meet The Team

President, George C. Woodruff Company & Woodruff Holding Company


Otis received his B.S. degree in Economics from the University of Georgia and has been with Woodruff since 1976.  He is a licensed Associate Broker and was awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 1983.

He has been in the real estate business since 1971 and has developed and managed single-family subdivisions, multi-family housing, office buildings, and shopping centers.  He has served on the board of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce and the Regional Youth Development Center.

Otis is the former Chairman and Co-Chairman respectively of the Development Authority of Columbus and the Columbus Industrial and Port Development Commission.  In 1983, he participated in the Leadership Georgia Program.  He is a past president of the Country Club of Columbus and a member of the Uptown Columbus Executive Committee.  In 1988 he was selected to International Business Fellows, and in 1989 was elected to the Board…More About Otis

Executive Team

Lucy Jones , President, Woodruff Property Management Company & Marketing & Design With Color | Realtor, Sales & Leasing
Lucy is a proud native of Columbus, Georgia. Her real estate career began in 1997, and she has been with Woodruff since 2002. Lucy resourcef... More About Lucy
Tra Dykes , President | Woodruff Brokerage Company
Tra joined Woodruff Brokerage Company in 2011. As Vice President and sales associate, his current responsibilities include the management of... More About Tra
Brad Morgan, CPA , Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Woodruff Holding Company
Brad has been at Woodruff since June 2006. He is responsible for Financial Operations, Human Resources, and Information Technology functions... More About Brad
Bruce Jones , President, Woodruff Development Company & Grow Landscaping
Bruce is a native of Columbus, Georgia and has been with Woodruff since 1995. He is a natural in his position. Bruce’s passion for the... More About Bruce
Mike Socci , President | Woodruff Contracting Company
Mike has been with Woodruff since 1976 and is currently President of the Woodruff Contracting Company. He began his trade immediately after ... More About Mike
Cissy DuRant , Chief Executive Officer | Woodruff Property Management Company
Cissy has been with Woodruff since 1987. She oversees the day to day operations of the Woodruff Property Management Company working directly... More About Cissy
Charles Ray Sheffield , Chief Executive Officer | George C. Woodruff Company
Charles Ray joined the George C. Woodruff Company in 2012 with a background in financial services and law. Prior to joining the company, Cha... More About Charles Ray
Genevieve Green , President | Woodruff Operating Company & Vice President | Woodruff Property Management Company
Genevieve oversees “The Woodruff Companies” which includes Woodruff Property Management, Woodruff Holding Company, Woodruff Brokerage, Woodr... More About Genevieve

Management Team

Wendy W. Elliott , Vice President, Woodruff Brokerage Company
Wendy has been with the Woodruff Brokerage Company since February, 1996 specializing in commercial leasing, sales, and property management i... More About Wendy
Muffy Schladensky , Commercial Management Coordinator, Woodruff Brokerage Company
Muffy has been working for the Woodruff Company since 1987.  She has over 20 years of experience in commercial leasing and management, holds... More About Muffy
Cathy Young , Realtor | Woodruff Brokerage Company
As part of the Woodruff Brokerage Company, Cathy serves clients in a variety of ways from marketing and event coordination to buying and sel... More About Cathy
Donnie Paulk , Vice President, Woodruff Contracting Company
Donnie has been with Woodruff since 1978 and currently serves as Vice President of the Company. He specializes in Field Coordination and Sup... More About Donnie
David Sheppard , Chief Financial Officer for Property Management Accounting | Woodruff Holding Company
David has been with Woodruff Company since 2005. He is responsible for coordinating the financial operations and reporting of the property m... More About David
Kevin Smith , Senior Vice President | Woodruff Property Management Company
Kevin joined the Woodruff Company in 1990 and currently serves as Area Director of 9 different properties – managing relationships with 3 di... More About Kevin
Julie Quigley , Project Manager, Woodruff Contracting Company | Realtor, Woodruff Brokerage Company
Originally from South Florida, Julie relocated to Columbus in 1995 and began her employment with George Woodruff, III. She joined The Woodru... More About Julie
Alana Mintz , Vice President / Real Estate Broker | Woodruff Property Management Company
Alana began her career with Woodruff in 2011.  She specializes in multi family housing with an emphasis in student housing, homeowner’... More About Alana
Amanda Ingle , Area Director | Woodruff Property Management Company
Amanda is a veteran of multi-family property management with over 20 years of experience. She has held a number of positions in all aspects ... More About Amanda
Mallory Lewis , Property Coordinator
Mallory joined Woodruff Property Management Company in August 2014 as a leasing specialist. In November 2015, she was promoted to Assistant ... More About Mallory