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Student housing industry expert, David Timmerman, to oversee third-party properties

AUSTIN, TX (January 4, 2017) — Campus Advantage®, a leader in student housing, providing property management, consulting, acquisitions, and development services, today announced it has hired student housing industry expert, David Timmerman, for Vice President of Operations. In this new role, Timmerman will oversee several Campus Advantage third-party managed student housing properties.

Timmerman brings to Campus Advantage more than 23 years of leadership experience in the student housing industry. Most recently, Timmerman served as Regional Vice President at Asset Campus Housing where he was responsible for managing operations of a multi-state portfolio of 6,175 units. Prior to his tenure at Asset Campus Housing, David served in leadership roles with American Campus Communities and Campus Living Villages. His experience includes multi-million dollar budget development and implementation, the creation of and execution on ever-changing marketing campaigns and initiatives, as well as an extensive history of operations management.

“I am extremely excited to join the Campus Advantage team and contribute to the company’s operations excellence,” said Timmerman. “I feel very fortunate to be able to work with this dynamic team and to apply my breadth of operations and leadership skills to the Company’s industry-leading operational practices.”

“David’s experience in operations management, along with his strong leadership skills, makes him a perfect fit for the role of Vice President of Operations,” said Mike Peter, President and CEO at Campus Advantage. “I have no doubt that David will greatly serve Campus Advantage and help us continue to maintain and enhance the level of service we provide our clients.”

Timmerman received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in Student Personnel in Higher Education from the University of Georgia.

About Campus Advantage

Campus Advantage® is an Austin-based real estate firm fostering financially prosperous higher education student housing communities through its management, development, acquisition, and consulting services. Since its founding in 2003, Campus Advantage has been creating successful communities that provide rewarding living, learning, and career experiences, and as a result has become one of the fastest growing private student housing companies in the nation. The company’s asset acquisition and management strategies combined with its dedication to residence life and student development has made Campus Advantage the 6th largest student housing owner and the 7th largest manager in the United States. Learn more at

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