FOY TATUM President
Foy Tatum has had a lifelong passion for development and construction and continues to foster Halstead’s commitment to efficient and profitable development, engineering and construction. After attending Auburn University and working for one of the nation’s largest steel fabrication suppliers, Tatum joined Halstead in 1984 to oversee leasing and property acquisitions. Later Tatum served as Halstead’s Vice-President and became President of Halstead in 1997. Under his leadership, the company has grown to include services that compliment Halstead’s offerings making Halstead a unique turnkey resource for retail development.
JEREMY DICKINSON Senior Vice President of Development
Jeremy received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Auburn University Montgomery in 2001 and began his career as a Commercial Loan Portfolio Examiner at Regions Bank. As a loan examiner, Jeremy traveled the southeastern United States auditing various commercial loan portfolios, as well as performing due diligence for potential bank mergers. Jeremy then became a commercial real estate relationship manager at Regions before moving to BBVA Compass Bank. At BBVA Compass, Jeremy productively managed and grew his commercial real estate loan portfolio, successfully financing numerous land acquisition and development deals and commercial and residential construction projects. In 2006, Jeremy entered the commercial real estate brokerage and development field as the Qualifying Broker for Developers Realty, LLC where he specialized in retail site selection, retail leasing, property management and assisting developers in market analysis, cost analysis and project management. Jeremy also acquired real estate brokerage licenses in Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, Florida and South Carolina. With his over 18 years’ experience in commercial real estate and finance Jeremy has developed strong knowledge and understanding of most every aspect of commercial real estate development.
ZAC GIBBS Executive Vice President of Development
Zac Gibbs joined the Halstead team in 2018 and has added several Multi-Family/Mixed-Use projects to the Halstead portfolio. Zac is passionate about creating sustainable developments that highlight the unique characteristics of a local community. Building connections between people and places that encourage collaboration is essential for a development’s long- term vibrancy and viability. Zac is a graduate of Auburn University where he studied Finance and International Economics and has 17 years of experience in the construction industry. Zac is active in the regional community serving on numerous boards, notably, Board of Directors for the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce. Zac and his wife Jennifer reside in Pike Road, AL with their three boys Gunner, Hudson and Turner.
JIM LIVESEY Executive Vice President of Development
Jim Livesey inherited a passion for development from his father. Livesey brings a seasoned perspective that has developed over the last twenty-five years, through progressive leadership positions in management, leasing and development. Livesey has been integral to the development of more than 1.8 million square feet of retail, net-leased single-tenant properties, office and mixed-use projects. Livesey reinforces Halstead’s commitment to excellence, by creating value for tenants through delivering fundamentally sound developments. Livesey earned a B.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a J.D. degree from Syracuse University College of Law.
STEVE COX Chief Financial Officer
Steve Cox earned a B.S. degree in Commerce and Business Administration from the University of Alabama in 1982, and achieved the degree of Certified Public Accountant in 1988. Having joined Halstead in 2007, Cox offers more than 30 years experience in the construction industry, including the positions of Chief Financial Officer, Controller and Secretary-Treasurer for International and regional construction companies. He has consistently identified critical opportunities to add to the bottom line, while formulating successful strategies to reduce costs and improve financial strength. In addition to his finance and business development oversight roles at Halstead, Steve is responsible for the company’s accounting, tax, asset management, risk management and treasury services.