Senior Staff

Donna Singleton
Executive Director, Finance

Donna serves as HLZA’s Executive Director of Finance. She comes to HLZA with 35 years of financial experience in the real estate industry and oversees the firm’s accounting, finance, and human resource functions, supervising a team of individuals who perform the tasks related to financial operations and employee benefits. She is also responsible for developing and monitoring procedures aligned with generally accepted accounting principles and corporate guidelines to ensure sufficient cash flow, reduction in operating costs, and increased revenues.

Prior to joining HLZA, Donna held the position of Chief Operating Officer with First New York Partners, a division of Forest City Ratner Companies. Throughout her career in accounting, auditing, and financial planning, she has established a reputation for aligning financial and business metrics effectively to overall business growth.