The people of Southeast Management have many years of experience and a broad range of real estate disciplines and skills.
R. M. “Mac” Smith – President
Office: 404-762-8001, extension 26
Mr. Smith graduated from North Georgia College in 1967 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. From 1967 to 1970 he worked in New York City for Helmsley-Spear. Inc. in office leasing and general real estate brokerage, and for James Felt & Company, Inc. in it’s real estate consulting department. Then he relocated to Atlanta where from late 1970 to 1978 Mr. Smith was actively engaged in a broad range of commercial real estate activities: brokerage, management, development, and acquisitions. The portfolio was then comprised of office buildings, retail facilities, and apartments in Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee. In 1979 he joined Tishman Southeast Management and opened the southeast regional office in Atlanta. As manager of the Atlanta office, Mr. Smith was directly involved in all aspects of the company’s commercial real estate business. In 1985 he organized Southeast Management through the acquisition of the primary assets of Tishman Southeast. As an owner of Southeast Management, he is directly involved in it’s residential development, acquisition, and management activities. In 1990, Southeast started Chelsea Homes to pursue residential development and construction activities in Warner Robins, Georgia. Since then, Chelsea has expanded it’s scope to include commercial construction (dba Chelsea Construction) and insurance restoration (dka Chelsea Restoration & Construction.
Al Dorminy – Vice President
Office: 404-762-8001, extension 24
Mr. Dorminy attended the University of Florida on a football scholarship and graduated magna cum laude in June 1974 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a major in Accounting. From 1974 to 1977, Mr. Dorminy worked for Price Waterhouse & Co. in Miami and Atlanta. During this time he became a CPA in Florida and Georgia. He achieved the level of senior accountant at Price Waterhouse and was selected for a bank audit team to work in Saudi Arabia. From 1977 to 1983, Mr. Dorminy was employed by Metalux Corporation, a lighting equipment manufacturer headquartered in Americus, Georgia. At Metalux he was corporate controller and supervised around 30 employees. In 1983, Mr. Dorminy joined Comsell, Inc. a computer software company in Atlanta. He served as Vice President responsible for finance, accounting, and daily operations. While at Comsell, he coordinated the planning and construction of the company’s corporate headquarters. In 1985 Mr. Dorminy joined Southeast Management to coordinate various real estate development projects and in 1986 he became a licensed real estate salesperson in Georgia. In 1989 he became co-owner of Southeast Management and as such he is involved in all aspects of the business.
Rosemary N. Glennie – Controller/Office Manager
Office: 404-762-8001, extension 23
Ms. Glennie has around 18 years of accounting and bookkeeping experience with three companies in the metro Atlanta area. She was educated at St. Petersburg College where she earned an Associate degree in Accounting in 1969. In 1972 she relocated to the Atlanta area where she ultimately resumed her professional career. From 1977 to 1982 she worked in the accounting department of a large area hospital now called Southern Regional Hospital. She began as a payroll clerk and was later promoted, first to payroll/accounts payable supervisor and then to internal auditor. In 1982, she accepted a position as an accountant with O’Neill Brothers, Inc., a Philadelphia based company in the textile remnant business. From 1985 to 1995 Ms. Glennie became the controller/office manager for an automotive chemicals manufacturer called Advance Chemical Products Co., Inc. In that capacity she supervised two other employees and was responsible for all computer systems, all financial reporting, and tax return preparation. In late 1995 she joined Southeast Management in a similar position.
Vicki E. Johnson – Accountant/Administrative Assistant
Office: 404-762-8001, extension 21
Mrs. Johnson has over 25 years of experience as a bookkeeper and administrative assistant. She worked for 8 years with one law firm in Florida. There she was responsible for a wide variety of duties including bookkeeping, client billings, escrow accounts, mandatory reporting and some research. For the next 3 years Mrs. Johnson worked for Koger Management (a national real estate company) as administrative assistant to a regional vice president. She was responsible for preparing correspondence and reports for 7 leasing offices located in 5 states. She also made arrangements for periodic regional meetings attended by numerous personnel from several states. Next she worked 3 years as an office manager/bookkeeper in a metro Atlanta residential real estate office which had over $60 million in annual sales. There she was responsible for bookkeeping, billing, sales reports, and contract review. Mrs. Johnson joined Southeast Management in February 1998 to assist in various accounting and administrative duties.
Adolfo Obregon – Facilities Manager
Mr. Obregon has over 21 years of experience in facility maintenance activities. For over 14 of those years, he has acted in the capacity of facilities manager. Born, raised, and educated in the Atlanta area, Mr. Obregon is also fluent in Spanish. In 1990, he joined a NASCAR-affiliated company called Motorsports Authentics. From its Atlanta facility of about 375,000 square feet, this entity manufactured, stored, and distributed licensed-logo soft goods. While there, he honed many construction skills: framing, drywall, finishing, painting, welding, electrical, and HVAC. He also refined many mechancial skills by hands-on involvement with the many machines used in the manufacturing process. During that time, he was also growing his own landscaping company. In September 2009, Mr. Obregon joined Southeast Management to coordinate facilities maintenance activities within its portfolio of properties.