Mary Mitchum joined The Franklin Johnston Group in April 2014 as the company’s Marketing Specialist and was recently promoted to Corporate Marketing Manager. Prior to her promotion, Mary provided marketing support for the development and implementation of new programs, online reputation management, and brand consistency. In her new role as Corporate Marketing Manager, Mary is responsible for leading the strategic marketing and leasing of The Group’s entire portfolio nearly 12,000 luxury, senior and affordable apartment communities from Northern Virginia to Georgia. Mary oversees the internal and external corporate and property communications including public relations, event planning, media strategy and development, website design and development, graphic design, and reputation management. Mary is a graduate of Lynn University with a bachelor’s degree in graphic design and a master of business administration in marketing.