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

Brenda Satterfield, CFO of Brookwood Management

Brenda Satterfield, Chief Financial Officer

Brenda Satterfield has been in Senior Living for 19 years, largely in the Chief Financial Officer position.  Most of her experience is in large multi-location skilled nursing and she found her way to assisted living in 2014.  She loves the residential senior environment that gives seniors exceptional quality of life with the care and comfort of assisted living.  She received her BS in Accounting in 1987 from The University of Akron and her MBA in 2012 from Walsh University. 


Robin Lantzer, 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. 

Robin Lantzer, Director of Property Management