Our Leadership Team
Walter E. Justus - President and Owner
Mr. Walter E. "Walt" Justus, fourth generation president of the Justus Companies, has guided the daily operations and management of the company since 1987. Walt is a principal in all of the company-owned partnerships, and personally supervises the direction of each of the company's departments, including Property/Asset Management, Development, and Construction. He has overseen the financing, development and construction of numerous multi-family apartments, homes, and commercial projects in Indiana. Walt Justus personally oversees Justus Rental Properties, Justus Homes, among other entities and partnerships with Justus.
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Angela Miller - Vice President of Operations
As Vice President of Operations Angela Miller leads and directs the operations of Justus Rental Properties through strategic planning and execution to enhance profitability, productivity, and efficiency.
Mrs. Miller previously served as Executive Director of Crestwood Village West, the largest Justus Companies Property, with over 800 senior living and assisted living apartment homes. Angela has an extensive background in operations, marketing, strategic planning, human resources, quality services, and event planning in both for–profit business and not-for-profit organizations. Mrs. Miller began her career as a licensed Health Facility Administer in California and Indiana. She holds a bachelors degree from the University of Evansville, and obtained her masters degree in business from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Brett Michaud - Chief Financial Officer
Brett Michaud joined the Justus Companies in 2014 and has over 20 years of experience in management and financial leadership including eight years with Arthur Andersen LLP and four years in corporate finance with GE Capital. Brett’s experiences include initial public offerings, investor relations and international finance. For the last ten years Brett has held leadership positions in real estate projects involving joint ventures, private equity and traditional debt structures. Brett holds a BSBA degree in accounting from Bucknell University.