Our Team

Bill Lemmon, CEO of Brookwood Management

William Lemmon, CEO

Bill has been active in real estate development, construction, property management and real estate appraising for more than 50 years.  He has built a variety of commercial buildings including senior living communities (independent, assisted living, and memory care), shopping centers, office buildings, college residence halls, group homes, a large church and a golf course.  Bill has been the developer of more than 30 subdivisions in Stark, Summit, Portage and Tuscarawas counties.  He is involved in the development, construction, and/or management of approximately 2,500 apartments in the Akron, Canton and Columbus markets as well as commercial properties.  Bill received his BS and MBA from The Ohio State University.

Brian Spring, President

Brian provides the company a broad background with 20 years of experience in commercial real estate brokerage, property management, development, accounting and construction. After obtaining a BSBA from Washington University in St. Louis, Brian continued to hone his skills and currently holds active licenses as a CPA and Ohio Real Estate Broker.  He obtained the CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation which recognizes experts in the commercial and investment real estate industry.  Away from work, Brian enjoys family activities as well as past and current involvement with Akron Children’s Hospital, The Wilderness Center, Rivertree Christian Church, and Canton Rotary among others.

Brian Spring, President of Brookwood Management

Brian McGill, CFO of Brookwood Management

Brian McGill, Chief Financial Officer

Brian has served in various segments of the commercial real estate industry for 16 years, offering a diverse background that spans finance, senior living operations, investment property management, sales & leasing, and business development.  He earned his BSA from the University of Akron and holds active licenses as a CPA and real estate broker.  In addition to his profession, Brian is passionate about raising his family and serving in his local church.

Don Dixon, Director of Property Management

Don has worked in the commercial real estate sector for over 35 years, administrating acquisitions, negotiation, budgeting, and facilities management for several Fortune 500 companies. His portfolio includes overseeing thousands of leases across the United States and Canada, including lease negotiation, new facility development, and multimillion-dollar budgets. Don has represented medium and large-scale corporate clients on all facets of their real estate portfolios including valuation, leasing, disposition, and project management. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Akron. Don spends much of his free time cheering on the Zips with his four daughters and wife (all of whom are also alumni), and harvesting honey from the beehives he maintains.

Don Dixon, Director of Property Management

Robin Lantzer, Assistant Director of Property Management

Robin Lantzer, Assistant Director of Property Management

Robin Lantzer has over 20 years of property management experience in the multifamily and commercial real estate industry.  She joined the Brookwood team in 1997, serving in its property management division and gaining experience in all aspects of property management.  Robin strives to realize the potential for each property under management, creating enjoyable communities for our residents to call home and environments for successful commercial business.  She is actively licensed as a real estate agent and works with both local and regional staff.