Vice President | Portfolio Manager
John Berry oversees all sourcing, due diligence, underwriting and construction efforts for all Covenant investments within his portfolio (Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina and Tennessee) and manages relationships with brokers, contractors and property managers.
From 2016 to 2018, John served as Vice President of Construction, overseeing the execution of numerous renovation projects for Covenant. John joined Covenant in March of 2013 as an Acquisition Analyst. From 2011 to 2013 he was enrolled at Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management and interned for Boyle Investment Company where he performed financial and strategic analysis on commercial developments and completed due diligence on real estate investments. From 2006 to 2010, John was an Officer in the U.S. Navy, where he served in multiple at sea assignments aboard a variety of U.S. Navy platforms. His most recent assignment was serving as the Damage Control Assistant on the USS Roosevelt. John holds a Master’s of Business Administration with a concentration in Corporate Finance, Accounting, and Real Estate from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University (2013). He also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a Major in Finance from the University of Tennessee (2006).