NORFOLK, VA – November 4, 2022 – Lawson is pleased to announce the hire of Tanita Davis as Director of Property Operations.

Davis brings 16 years of multifamily experience with lease-ups, new construction, and rehab projects to her role. In the span of her career, she has managed Conventional Market-Rate, Class A, LIHTC, Mixed-Use, and Section 8 assets. Davis currently holds a CA Real Estate License and is currently working on obtaining her VA license. She is certified to train and proctor type I, II, III, and universal HVAC certifications and is nearing completion of her HCCP and CPM professional designations. Outside of the office Davis enjoys mentoring high school students and educating new graduates about career opportunities in property management.

“We’re excited to welcome Tanita to the Lawson family.”, said Lawson Realty Co. President, Susan Glancy. “Tanita brings deep experience to her role, and we look forward to her contributions to Lawson’s growing portfolio and mission to positively impact people.” In her previous position Davis was a Director at The John Stewart Company in San Francisco, CA where she supervised teams of Senior Regional Managers with direct oversight of the operational and financial performance of multifamily portfolios.

Tanita Davis, Director of Property Operations

About Lawson

At Lawson, we understand that what we do – and how we do it – affects the everyday lives of people we care about. For over 50 years we’ve focused on positively impacting people, from team members and residents to investors and business partners. We manage and own nearly 6,000 apartment units and continue to grow with approximately 1,200 units in development. Our business model provides vertical integration of development, construction, property management and asset management, which enables our team of experts to add value at every stage for our partners. When you act with integrity, focus on quality and work to find creative solutions, great things are possible. It’s how we’ve done business at Lawson for 50 years. For more information please visit