Greystar’s Kenzie Tolbert Recognized as one of CREW Charleston’s Rising Stars

Greystar Employee Kenzie Tolbert

January 8, 2024 – Charleston, SC – Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC (“Greystar”), a global leader in the investment, development, and management of real estate, including rental housing, logistics, and life sciences, is proud to announce that Kenzie Tolbert, Development Operations, Associate received the 2023 CREW Charleston Rising Star Award.  

The award recognizes individuals who show exemplary performance within the industry, highlighting outstanding achievements while celebrating their talent as emerging leaders. Kenzie was recognized for significantly contributing to the organization through active volunteering, engagement, and participation. 

“I am proud to share that our very own, Kenzie Tolbert, has been recognized as a Rising Star by CREW Charleston,” said Todd Wigfield, Executive Director at Greystar. “Kenzie is a natural leader who is an integral member of the Development and Construction Operations business at Greystar. I’ve been proud to see her make a meaningful impact in both the real estate sector and broader Charleston community. Congratulations to Kenzie for this well-deserved recognition.”  

In addition to her professional role, Kenzie is deeply committed to community and professional involvement. Since 2021, she has been an active member of the Board of Directors for CREW Charleston, showcasing her dedication to the real estate industry and professional development. Her passion for fostering regional growth and collaboration is further demonstrated through her engagement with the Charleston Chamber of Commerce, where she serves as a regional leader and was honored to be selected as a member of the prestigious 2024 Leadership Program. 

About CREW Charleston  
As a vital part of the esteemed CREW Network, recognized as a leading networking alliance in the  industry, CREW Charleston remains unwavering in its dedication to transforming the commercial real  estate domain, particularly by advocating for the global progress of women. Our membership, totaling 178 members, contributes actively to this vibrant community, representing a diverse spectrum of  commercial real estate professionals in the Low Country. Our community comprises professionals from varied backgrounds, including bankers, brokers, lawyers, interior design experts, and more, fostering a rich and inclusive environment. Established in 2009, CREW Charleston is deeply committed to supporting and empowering women within the realm of commercial real estate, uniting under a collective mission to promote their growth and success. 

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Greystar's Involvement:  
For the past three years, Greystar has proudly supported CREW Charleston as a dedicated sponsor. Presently, our team comprises 12 members in Charleston, spanning across Development and Construction,  Investment, and Property Management divisions. As part of our sponsorship commitment, Greystar actively engages with the community by delivering comprehensive updates on our ongoing and upcoming development and construction projects during the monthly luncheons. Moreover, we opened our office/headquarters for an engaging tour, drawing the participation of over 40 attendees, both members and non-members, offering a glimpse into our esteemed Global Headquarters. Noteworthy contributions within CREW Charleston include Lauren Flatley, a longstanding Greystar member who has served as President and held a position on the Board of Directors for an impressive five-year tenure. Further strengthening our involvement, Toni-Anne Whitlow, representing Greystar, was honored to receive the esteemed CREW Scholarship. Notably, she attended the prestigious 2023 CREW Network Convention held in Atlanta, GA. Nationally, Greystar extends its support across 12 chapters in the United States, boasting a strong team of 25 members contributing actively within the network. 

About Greystar 
Greystar is a leading, fully integrated global real estate company offering expertise in property management, investment management, development, and construction services in institutional-quality rental housing, logistics, and life sciences sectors. Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, Greystar manages and operates more than $290 billion of real estate in 247 markets globally with offices throughout North America, Europe, South America, and the Asia-Pacific region. Greystar is the largest operator of apartments in the United States, manages more than 857,400 units/beds globally, and has a robust institutional investment management platform comprised of more than $76 billion of assets under management, including over $34 billion of development assets. Greystar was founded by Bob Faith in 1993 to become a provider of world-class service in the rental residential real estate business. To learn more, visit

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