RALEIGH-DURHAM, NC--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2014) - Wood Partners, L.L.C is pleased to announce that Deb Anderson, who was with the company from 1998 until 2010, is returning as director of development for eastern North Carolina and Virginia, overseeing new community development and financing as well as asset management for existing communities.

"I am extremely happy to announce that Deb is coming back to the Wood Partners' family," said Carter H. Siegel, regional development director for Wood Partners East Region. "Deb was one of the original partners at Wood when the company was founded in 1998. It's hard to overstate just how excited we are to be working with her again."

Anderson previously served Wood Partners as director of administration, from 2007 to 2010, overseeing national administrative functions for more than 320 employees and, from 1998 to 2007, as director of development for the Raleigh-Durham office, where she completed more than 4,700 units with a net value of more than $475 million.

"I am excited about rejoining the Wood Partners team and rejuvenating our local presence in Eastern North Carolina and Virginia," said Anderson.

Anderson most recently served as the executive director for the Leonard W. Wood Center for Real Estate Studies and adjunct professor of real estate development at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler Business School. She began her real estate career establishing and managing Trammell Crow Residential's Raleigh-Durham office, from 1993 to 1997, where she completed multifamily communities with a net value of $120 million.

Anderson earned a master's degree from the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School, where she was a Richard H. Jenrette Fellow and a Dean's Scholar, and a bachelor's degree in biology, cum laude, from Williams College. She serves on the Board of Directors for Student U, an educational access nonprofit in Durham, and for the Grandfather Home for Children in Banner Elk.

About Wood Partners
Wood Partners is a national real estate company that acquires, develops, constructs and property manages high density and mixed-use communities. It was ranked the nation's No. 2 multifamily developer in 2012 based on 5,100 unit starts. Through quality construction, responsible land development and intelligent design, our communities reflect the aesthetic and social fabric of the community and provide a luxurious living experience at a fair price. The company has been involved in the acquisition and development of more than 49,000 homes with a combined value of more than $7.6 billion nationwide. The company currently owns 77 properties with a combined total of 20,200+ units. Wood Partners has offices in 16 major markets nationwide including Atlanta, Baltimore, Delray Beach/South Florida, Boston, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Houston, New York, Southern California, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh-Durham, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. To learn more about Wood Partners, please visit our website, www.woodpartners.com.