Norfolk, VA – December 21, 2023 – Marla Posey, Lawson Realty Director of Training and Operations Strategist has been appointed to serve on the Virginia Apartment Management Associations 2024 Board of Directors (VAMA).  In addition, Marla serves as a committee member of the VAMA Legislative Committee, focused on multifamily advocacy at the Virginia General Assembly. 

“I’m pleased and honored to join VAMA’s distinguished Board of Directors, as their commitment to advocacy and positively impacting communities that they service aligns with my own passion of raising awareness and cultivating communities that can be transformative in people’s lives”, Posey said.  

Through advocacy efforts at the Virginia General Assembly, VAMA helps to provide strong, vibrant communities for members and residents throughout Virginia. 

Marla Posey, Lawson Realty Director of Training and Operations Strategist


At Lawson, we understand that what we do – and how we do it – affects the everyday lives of people we care about. For 50 years we’ve focused on positively impacting people, from team members and residents to investors and business partners. We manage and own approximately 4,700 apartment units and continue to grow with nearly 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 


The Virginia Apartment Management Association was established as an affiliate of the National Apartment Association (NAA) in 1988 to promote the highest standards and professionalism in the multifamily rental housing industry across the Commonwealth of Virginia. VAMA serves 351 management companies and 1,558 apartment communities representing over 294,100 rental homes and 237 supplier partners.