Travis RueExecutive Vice President & Co-Founder
Travis Rue co-founded Turn after a successful exit of a building products business he founded, expanded across the US and sold after a 10-year run that positioned the company as one of the largest of its kind in its industry. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur and growing his own company, Travis was an investment banker with over 9 years of sell-side M&A transaction experience. Travis is responsible for corporate oversight of all personnel, infrastructure development, strategic planning, and execution of daily business operations for Turn.
Mat WindsorDirector of Operations
Mat Windsor started his career in student housing in 2005 and has since organized and executed dozens of turns for GMH Communities, American Campus Communities, Campus Advantage, and Cardinal Group Management. Mat has worked with turn vendors and various turn teams in multiple markets as an onsite and traveling manager, and as National Facilities Manager led the development and company-wide rollout of Cardinal Group’s existing student turn platform. Mat is responsible for engaging labor, training and managing the Regional and onsite teams, and coordinating with community management to ensure overall turn quality.
Joshua PostellRegional Project Manager
Joshua Postell started his career in student housing in 2006 in Tallahassee, FL and since then has organized and executed dozens of turns for Collier Companies and American Campus Communities all over the country in different markets. Joshua has worked with turn vendors and various turn teams in multiple markets as a Community Manager, Operation Specialist, and Area Manager. Through Josh’s more than 14 years of experience in student housing, he was responsible for securing vendor bids, organizing and executing the turn process, training and managing onsite teams, and managing the turn budget. Josh is responsible for these same key roles at The Turn Company.
Dustin HightRegional Project Manager
Dustin Hight started his career in Student Housing in 2010 in Statesboro, GA. In those 10 years since, he has organized and executed dozens of turns for American Campus Communities, Campus Crest Communities, and Cardinal Group Management around the country. Dustin has significant experience working with contractors and turn vendors in multiple markets as a Maintenance Supervisor and as a nationwide Facilities Manager. In Dustin’s 10 years of Student Housing experience, he has been responsible for vetting and securing vendor bids, organizing and successfully executing turns, managing ancillary and CapEx projects, training onsite teams, and managing budgets in relation to turn. Dustin is responsible for these same key roles at The Turn Company.
Brittany ElliottRegional Project Manager
Brittany Elliott started her career in student housing in 2011 in Champaign, Illinois. Through her 10 years of experience, she has refined her approach to organizing and executing turn by streamlining and making turn processes more efficient, resulting in many turns’ operational and financial success. Brittany was responsible for securing vendor bids, organizing and executing the turn process, training and managing onsite teams, and creating and managing the turn budget. Brittany is responsible for these same vital roles at The TurnCompany.