2012 AREAA National Convention


Jay McKee, COO of Colony American Homes, LLC, is responsible for the daily management of the Colony American Homes' EVP team and supporting the strategic business goals set forth by the organization. Prior to joining Colony American Homes, Mr. McKee was the Founder and CEO of Vineyard Services where he was responsible for building the executive and delivery team of one of the largest REO Services companies in the United States. In this role, Mr. McKee was able to secure relationships with large GSE organizations, national banks, and several private equity firms seeking to rehab REO properties. Mr. McKee has more than 16 years of experience in construction management, real estate development, and strategic sales for small start-uptechnology operations, consulting companies, and home builders. Before forming Vineyard Services, Mr. McKeeworked at Deloitte and Touche Consulting Group, Rare Medium, and Borland Software Corporation. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Business Management from Arizona State University. Mr. McKee holds general contracting licenses in Arizona and California and also has inactive real estate licenses in Arizona and California.