Randy Churchey

Randy Churchey

Director

Randy Churchey, age 58, was most recently Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Education Realty Trust, Inc., a publicly traded REIT focusing on collegiate housing communities, before the company was sold to Greystar in September 2018. Randy became president and chief executive officer of Education Realty Trust, Inc. in January 2010. He became chairman of the board in January 2015. He is currently the lead independent director and a member of the board of trustees of MedEquities Realty Trust (NYSE: MRT), a public healthcare real estate company. In 2008, Randy was interim chief executive officer of Great Wolf Resorts, Inc., a publicly-traded family entertainment company (NASDAQ: WOLF), and was a member of its board from 2005 until its sale in 2012. He was president and chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of Golden Horizons, the nation’s second largest senior care company, from 2006 to 2007. From 2005 to 2007, Randy was a member of the board of directors of Education Realty Trust, Inc.. From 2004 until its sale in 2008, Randy served on the board of trustees of Innkeepers USA Trust, a publicly-traded real estate investment trust (NYSE: KPA). He served as president, chief operating officer and director of RFS Hotel Investors, Inc., a publicly-traded hotel real estate investment trust (NYSE: RFS), from 1999 until its sale in 2003. From 1997 to 1999, he was senior vice president and chief financial officer of FelCor Lodging Trust, Inc., a NYSE-listed hotel real estate investment trust (NYSE: FCH).  Randy is a past-member of the Board of Governors of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (“NAREIT”).