Preferred Apartment Communities


Management Team

Michael J. Cronin

Michael J. Cronin has worked as Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer since its formation in 2009. Mr. Cronin has served in various capacities since joining Williams Realty Advisors, LLC in December 2005, most recently as Chief Financial Officer since October 2008. Prior to joining Williams Realty Advisors, Mr. Cronin served as Vice President of Morgan Stanley Real Estate Advisors from February 2004 to December 2005. Mr. Cronin was the Chief Financial Officer of Hatfield Philips, a commercial real estate company, for three years prior to joining Morgan Stanley Real Estate Advisors. In total, Mr. Cronin has over 25 years of accounting, reporting, and finance experience in the real estate field. He is a CPA and holds bachelors and master’s degrees in accounting from the University of Georgia in Athens.