Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Peery has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Company since its inception. He also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Apple REIT Ten, Inc. from its inception until its merger with the Company in September 2016. In addition, Mr. Peery served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Apple REIT Seven, Inc. and Apple REIT Eight, Inc. from 2005 and 2007, respectively, until their mergers with the Company were completed in March 2014. Mr. Peery also served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for Apple Hospitality Two, Inc. and Apple Hospitality Five, Inc. until Apple Hospitality Two, Inc. was sold to an affiliate of ING Clarion in May 2007 and Apple Hospitality Five, Inc. was sold to Inland American Real Estate Trust, Inc. in October 2007. He also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Apple REIT Six, Inc. until it merged with an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII in May 2013. Prior to his service with these companies, Mr. Peery served as President (2000-2003), Vice President-Finance (1998- 2000) and Controller (1997-1998) of This End Up Furniture Company. Mr. Peery was with Owens & Minor, Inc., a medical and surgical supplies distributor, from 1991 until 1997, where he last served as Director and Assistant Controller-Financial Reporting. Mr. Peery’s experience also includes five years of service with KPMG LLP. Mr. Peery holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. Mr. Peery is a Certified Public Accountant.