Ericka L. Ayles is a Managing Director and Director of Finance for Brookwood. Ms. Ayles’ primary responsibility is supervising the general accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, financial analysis, and tax reporting for Brookwood and all of its affiliated entities. In addition, Ms. Ayles oversees the cash management and banking relationship functions for Brookwood and assists in the acquisition, asset management and disposition process for each of Brookwood’s portfolio investments. Prior to joining Brookwood, Ms. Ayles worked for JDJ Family Office Services, a private financial and administrative service company for high net worth families and individuals, where she was a client manager providing accounting, tax coordination and planning, estate planning, financial management, and business consulting services to a portfolio of clients. Previously, Ericka worked at New Boston Fund, Inc., (“New Boston Fund”), where she was a Vice President of Portfolio and Financial Reporting. Ms. Ayles worked at New Boston Fund from 2002 until 2014 and managed a staff of 25 property and portfolio accountants and was directly involved with property, portfolio, and fund accounting. Ms. Ayles began her career in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP as an Associate and Senior Associate focusing on technology and higher education clients. Ms. Ayles is a graduate of Bryant College where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. In 2017, Ms. Ayles completed the Oxford Strategic Leadership Programme at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School.