Rodney Barstein

Rodney Barstein

As Executive Vice President, Rodney leads a team to develop commercial and multi-family real estate throughout the United States. Prior to joining Retail Specialists, Rodney was President and CEO of Simply Fashion Stores, a ladies clothing store. Rodney successfully led a venture capital group in acquiring Simply Fashions out of bankruptcy in 1993 and his responsibilities included merchandising, MIS, […]

Walker Reich

walker reich

Walker received his bachelor’s degree in finance with a concentration in economics from the University of Alabama. He is a licensed real estate salesperson in Alabama and previously managed and leased a real estate portfolio of more than 150 properties to college students and families while attending college. He is a volunteer for Habitat for […]

Brooke Jones

Brooke is an Alabama native through and through, born and raised in the southernmost part of the state before attending Troy University to earn her bachelor’s degree in journalism and advertising. She is a current member of the Momentum Leaders: Upward Early Career Program, which is a women’s leadership program that empowers a diverse group […]

Sam Johnson

Sam graduated from Samford University, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science Business Administration degree with a major in Management and Entrepreneurship.

Mead Silsbee

Title COO/Founder Mead is a native of Birmingham and is a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. He currently resides in Birmingham with his wife, Laura, and three sons. He enjoys playing golf, cooking, and spending time with his family.

Robert Jolly

Title CEO/Founder Robert graduated from the University of Alabama, with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and English. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, a Life Member of the Birmingham Association of Realtors’ “Million Dollar Sales Club” and has his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation from the Commercial Real Estate […]