Taylor Franklin

Chief Operations Officer

W. Taylor Franklin is the Chief Operating Officer with The Franklin Johnston Group. His primary responsibilities include, new business development, multifamily management, the supervision of new construction and the location of new development opportunities. Mr. Franklin works alongside the company’s development team designing, planning, financing, and stabilizing new apartment communities. Mr. Franklin has been responsible for the development of 18 communities over the past 13 years with a total value of $500 million. Mr. Franklin serves on the board of the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic, The Virginia Gentlemen, and is the chairman of the board at Norfolk Collegiate School. Mr. Franklin is a member of the Virginia Beach Economic Development Authority.