Our staff has extensive experience in the areas of planning, budgeting, construction, remodeling, maintenance, lease-up, and marketing of residential properties. We can understand and resolve property and owner issues. Whether it be tenant relations, occupancy, cash flow, property maintenance, construction problems, or governmental compliance, our trained personnel are ready with effective solutions. All aspects of our management are computerized, offering our clients tailored financial statements, occupancy reports and rental/marketing data which can be used in achieving rental goals.

 

Our Senior Management Team

Marathon’s team boasts development, management, construction, accounting, and legal experience.

Robert G. Johnson, President

Robert G. Johnson, known by many as Bob, was born and raised in Mauricetown, New Jersey. Bob earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Bob Jones University and performed graduate work at Glassboro State University. Upon graduation, he was employed as a Senior Auditor with Price Waterhouse & Company in their New York […]… Read more…

Aaron Wigod, Vice President

Aaron joined Marathon Acquisition and Development, Inc. in 2010 and is Vice President and a shareholder. He spends most of his time acquiring and developing multi-family and mixed-use real estate developments. Aaron has a unique talent for developing creative partnership and financing structures for new developments or to acquire and resurrect non-performing or overleveraged properties. […]… Read more…

Grant Smith, Vice President of Information Technology

In addition to serving as Vice President of Information Technology, Grant is co-founder of Marathon Computer Systems and Marathon Telemetry. He has 29 years of I.T. experience, developing systems for construction, property administration, accounting, health insurance and military logistics. Grant heads a team of highly skilled programmers developing in-house software for the Marathon group of […]… Read more…

Chris Olson, Vice President of Operations

Chris joined Marathon Management Inc. in January 2016 as Vice President of Operations. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations of all its residential and commercial properties. His duties include monthly financial reporting to all owners and partners, lease up, marketing, budgets, capital improvements, quarterly property inspections, training all onsite staff, vendor relations, insurance, and […]… Read more…

Keisha Brewster, Property Management Coordinator

Keisha is well versed in property management and real estate administration. As property management coordinator at Marathon Management Inc., her broad education, highly technical analytical training and interpersonal experience provide a strong foundation for the firm’s time sensitive and high volume property management project work. She works alongside the Vice President of Property Management coordinating […]… Read more…

Scott Watt, Vice President– Marathon Construction Services

Scott is a construction expert with experience ranging from swinging hammers to managing $100MM of construction at one time. Scott’s responsibilities include budgeting, scheduling, contracting, and overseeing on-site superintendents. Prior to joining Marathon, Scott worked as a construction project manager and superintendent for commercial and residential construction in the greater Portland area. He has supervised […]… Read more…

Cheryl Littlejohn, Vice President-Marathon Database Services, LLC

Cheryl has been with Marathon Management over 9 years, and she brings with her over 35 years in the Real Estate and Residential-Commercial Escrow Business. She maintains our online Property Database System for apartments in parts of Oregon and Washington, as well as all Corporate Records and Marathon’s online Forms Database System.… Read more…

Sonya Johnson, Controller

Sonya has worked for Marathon since 1996. As the Controller, she is responsible for the operation of the Corporate Accounting Department, which provides support for all of the Marathon affiliates. Her responsibilities include cash management, HR and payroll, accounts receivable and payable, preparation of monthly financial statements and construction draws, as well as supervision of […]… Read more…