Meet the people who make it happen.
Jackson Properties is a team of friendly and energetic property management professionals who specialize in providing off-campus housing options conveniently located near Florida State University (FSU). We are dedicated to making living and learning in Tallahassee a fun, positive and rewarding experience.
More than simply the people who own your building, collect your rent and make sure that everyone plays nicely, we like to think of ourselves as your extended family. We know where you are at because we’ve been there — we may even be going through it with you! Many of us are FSU students, too, who not only work for Jackson Properties, but we live there as well.
See you around town!
Lyanne Frost-Madden, Assistant General Manager
Five Fast Facts about Lyanne
Favorite thing about your job: I love that I am involved in all aspects of the business and it’s something new every day — from leasing and turning properties to helping tenants move in and taking care of day-to-day office tasks.
Favorite property: I love the one-bedrooms at Continental Avenue Townhomes because of all the space you get and Green Briar Garden Homes because they truly are the best bang for your buck!
When not working: I love attending music festivals and simply enjoying life
Five things you don’t like Terrible drivers, people who chew loudly, Nicholas Cage, the word “moist,” and Gator fans.
Random fact that most people don’t know: I was a published poet by age 8 — most likely due to my obsession with the works of Edgar Allen Poe when I was young.
Nikki Mendez, Social Media and Marketing Strategist
Currently enrolled at Florida State University, Degree in Advertising
Four Fast Facts about Nikki
Favorite thing about your job: The ability to truly show the lifestyle of our properties, being authentic
Favorite property: University Center Apartments, you simply cant be the price and location.
When not working: I draw, paint, cook new meals and spend time with my friends.
What you love the most about Tallahassee Cascades Park
Brian Jackson, Leasing Manager
FSU, Economics, Class of 2012
Five Fast Facts about Brian
Favorite thing about your job: I love the camaraderie I have with my co-workers and interacting with prospective tenants.
Favorite property: Our Stadium Houses — the new addition decks are my favorite feature.
Celebrity stand-in: Kobe Bryant – we both share a very competitive edge.
What you love most about Tallahassee: FSU sporting events
Anything else you’d like to share: I’m an open book – if you have any questions, just ask!
Ely Rosario, Business Manager, Marketing Director, Et Al
CSU, MBA Communications, Class of 2008
FSU, BA in Communications with Business, Class of 2000
Five Fast Facts about Ely
Favorite thing about your job: I like the flexibility of my job, my boss, and the ability to be involved in all aspects of the business
Favorite property: I’m in love with many of our Stadium Houses. My favorite one’s are 1666 Mayhew and 2004 Karen Lane.
When I’m not working: Teach at the Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship, spend my time with my kids, one of them who is a junior at Florida State University, enjoy running our endless and beautiful trails, and I’m very active in the community.
Random fact that most people don’t know: I enjoy watching old Spanish movies from the 40’s and small international films. They are very nostalgic to me.
If you were a superhero, which one would you be? She-Ra, the Princess of Power.
Erwin Jackson, Founder & Top Dog
FSU, Ph D in Counseling
Five Fast Facts about Erwin
Favorite thing about your job: Being in charge.
Favorite property: 1601 Airport Avenue – it’s the first property I ever bought, so it has sentimental value.
When I’m not working: I work.
Celebrity stand-in: John Wayne
If you were a superhero, which one would you be? Superman because there’s only been one of his kind in our time.