Erica McLaughlin is the Senior Director of Property Management for RangeWater Real Estate in the Southwest. In this role, she has oversight of onsite operations as well as partnering closely with the RangeWater Business Development Team to expand the management presence throughout the Southwestern United States with current and new third-party clients.
Erica joined the RangeWater team in 2020 with more than 12 years of multifamily experience in more than nine states. She began her multifamily career shortly after college with an opportunity to join a company as a traveling “startup” manager for newly acquired, value-add assets. Over the four years that Erica was in this role, she successfully directed the onsite transition, rebranding, and repositioning efforts of her assigned assets in more than 12 different markets across the United States. Erica was then promoted to Regional Manager, based out of Phoenix, AZ, with oversight of the Southwest portfolio – Texas, Arizona, and Southern California. Since then, she has successfully overseen portfolios of value-add, LIHTC, stabilized, student housing, lease-up, and rehab communities in North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Colorado, and Greater Arizona.
Erica is from Charleston, SC, and graduated from Anderson University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication (Public Relations & Advertising) and a minor in Business. She is a current member of the NAA and AMAA and is a CPM candidate. She was a 2019 AMAA Tribute Awards Finalist for Regional Manager of the Year. Erica currently lives in Scottsdale, AZ with her husband, Nate.