Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Reporting
Ms. Perkins joined the Apple REIT Companies in 2006 and currently serves as Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Reporting for Apple Hospitality REIT. Prior to joining the Apple REIT Companies, from 2004 to 2006, Ms. Perkins served as Assurance Associate with Ernst & Young, LLP, where she specialized in insurance clients and was part of the assurance IPO team for one of those key clients. Within the industry, Ms. Perkins currently serves on the Homewood Suites by Hilton Owners Advisory Council, the Residence Inn by Marriott System Marketing Fund Council and the American Hotel and Lodging Association Consumer Innovation Forum. Ms. Perkins holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the J.M. Tull School of Accounting within the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.