Jerome HagleyExecutive Vice President

As an executive vice president, Jerome focuses on complex urban mixed-use, multi-family developments to expand and strengthen Carter’s business. 

Jerome joined Carter in 2014 with more than two and a half decades of diverse real estate industry experience. He has a unique understanding of all aspects of real estate from due diligence and structuring/financing through deal execution, as well as overall  oversight and management of the design and construction process.

Prior to joining Carter, he was the EVP/Chief Operations Officer at The Dawson Company.  During his time there, Jerome was the key development principal of over $1 billion of development in multi-family, office, retail and mixed-use real estate assets totaling over 3,000 residential units and 2 million square feet of commercial mixed-use development.  

In addition to his development oversight duties, Jerome also serves on Carter’s Executive and Investment Committees.

Jerome enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and playing golf in his down time. He is happily married with three children. Jerome is heavily involved in all aspects of supporting, raising funds and awareness for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.


BS in Accounting - Spring Hill College
Masters of Professional Accountancy - Georgia State University


Boy Scouts of America - Eagle Scout Award Recipient
Boy Scout Troop G23 - Executive Committee Chair

Civic Involvement

Cedar Club of Atlanta - Board of Directors
St. John Chrysostom Melkite Catholic Church - Finance Committee and Member
Parish Advisory Council - Member