As Regional Manager, James Johnson oversees and manages the day-to-day site operations for six Wasatch residential properties with 1,611 units and 46 employees. He gives particular attention to budgets, employees, tenant relations and concerns, and capital projects.
Before joining Wasatch Property Management in 2010, Mr. Johnson worked as a recruiter and team leader for Covergys™, a Fortune 500 company, since 2008, where he also managed 20 phone agents. During that time, he helped launch the commercial customer service team for Comcast™.
Mr. Johnson brought detailed-oriented customer service expertise to Wasatch Property Management when he joined as a leasing agent and financial manager in 2010. His experience at the European Collection—three large residential properties in the Salt Lake City, Utah, metro area brought financial stability and growth during these properties’ initial years. Mr. Johnson went on to serve as Financial Manager at The Falls at Riverwoods Apartments in Logan, Utah, and Property Manager at Devonshire Court and Four Seasons Apartments in North Logan, Utah. Over the years, he assisted in multiple successful lease ups for several Wasatch properties. His leadership with the Four Seasons Apartments placed the property on the ORA Power Rankings each year from 2015 to 2018. Since accepting the Area Leader Northern Utah and Regional Manager position in January 2018, he is involved in the development and lease up of additional units in The Falls at Riverwoods and Four Season Apartments.
Mr. Johnson received an Accredited Residential Manager® (ARM) certification from the Institute of Real Estate Management® (IREM), and a Bachelor’s Degree from Utah State University in Public Relations and a minor in Human Resources and Business Management.