Team Members

Gary Spires
Director of Construction & Project Management

Gary has 35 years of experience in retail design and construction. Prior to launching Spires Management Services in Feb. 2007, Gary worked for Saks Inc. for eighteen years (August 1988 to February 2007) where he served as Vice President of Construction from January 2000 until February 2007, responsible for new stores, renovations and vendor shops for seven divisions of department stores. Prior to Saks Inc. Gary worked in Store Planning, Design & Construction for Lazarus, division of Federated Department Stores (now Macy’s) for ten years. Over the course of his career, Gary has completed thousands of projects totaling over two billion dollars.

Alan Duncan, CPA

Alan Duncan, CPA currently serves as the Controller for RCP Companies. Alan has more than nine years of experience in public accounting where he has worked with a diverse group of clients and industries, including real estate developers and managers. Prior to joining RCP, Alan worked for several well established firms where he worked closely with his clients to lead their accounting reporting and forecasting initiatives in addition to tax compliance.

Alan graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) and a Masters of Accountancy and is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Alabama. Alan is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, and the Alabama Society of CPAs.

Jennifer Trice, P.C.

Jennifer Trice, President of Trice P.C. Consulting Engineering, holds a license as a professional civil engineer. She has over 18 years of experience in the civil engineering profession. She frequently serves as the responsible engineer in charge of various projects ranging from small commercial developments to multimillion dollar private development and municipal roadway projects. Trice has also maintained a principle management and ownership interest in her current position at Trice, P.C. as well as former affiliated consulting firms where she was a senior partner and held office management and project management positions.

Tracy Hopkins-Tindall
Retail Leasing

Tracy Hopkins-Tindall has been a Chattanooga, Tennessee based, licensed real estate broker since 1989. She specializes in retail tenant representation, leasing and acquisition of commercial real estate. During her career she has worked with numerous national tenants including Dunkin Donuts, Outback, World of Beer, Carmel Café, Applebee’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, Wendy’s, Burger King, Blockbuster, First Tennessee Bank, AutoZone, Dollar General and many others. She completed her undergraduate studies in Finance at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). She is currently licensed in Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia.

RD Liddell
Financial Analyst

Mr. Liddell graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1965 with a BS-BA Degree in, Insurance and Real Estate. He has over 35 years of commercial real estate and mortgage banking experience. Mr. Liddell is extensively experienced in commercial mortgage loan underwriting and financial and value analysis of commercial income producing property. He has fifteen years of formal training experience in appraisal of large scale office, hotel and mixed use income properties. In the past 30 years, Mr. Liddell was responsible for the underwriting, disposition and capital procurement for over $1.5 Billion of commercial real estate.

Jessica Partington
Property Manager

Jessica joined RCP Companies in 2015 to provide specialty marketing, accounting and administration for the company-owned real estate. She currently serves as the marketing and office manager for Madison Square Mall. She has over nine years experience in mall management, marketing and administration. Jessica spent the past seven years at CBL where she was responsible for collections, accounts payable, tenant relations and special events for Madison Square Mall. She also spent several years as a special events advisor for the American Red Cross and St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Carrie Amerson
Assistant Controller

Carrie Amerson currently serves as an accountant for RCP Companies. Carrie has ten years experience in business management and two years experience in corporate accounting within the real estate industry. Carrie received her Masters of Accounting from University of Alabama in Huntsville and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Athens State University.

Betty R. Haynes, CB
Executive Administrator

Betty Haynes responsibilities at RCP Companies include assisting the executive staff and also accounting. Betty has more than 32 years accounting and office management experience and the last half of her career has been focused on property management accounting and business accounting. Betty has also worked as an FSO for a government contractor. She received her certification from the University of North Alabama and has affiliations with American Cancer Society and the Chamber of Commerce in both the Shoals and Huntsville.

Lindsey Pattillo
Marketing & Property Activation

Lindsey Pattillo is a proud Huntsville native. After completing her B.A. in Interior Design from the University of Alabama, Lindsey spent a decade in both Los Angeles, CA and Houston, TX working in design, special events, and hospitality leadership. Lindsey travels the globe seeking the best and most unexpected consumer experiences. From Miami’s Art Basel to the museums of Mexico City to the boutique hotels of Scotland and the western coast of India, Lindsey’s lifelong passion is creating extraordinary experiences for patrons. Lindsey went on to complete her MBA, with a concentration in Leadership, at the University of Houston – Downtown which cemented her dedication to finding creative and profitable ways to solve business dilemmas. Lindsey enjoys seeing the world with her fiancé, laughing with her family, contemporary art, photography, fashion, yoga, cycling, volleyball and cross-stitching.

Nadia Niakossary
Project Coordinator

As a factotum of RCP Companies, Nadia Niakossary’s responsibilities include website management, event production, graphic design, social media management, data mapping, media management, and placemaking. Nadia was recruited to produce the inaugural Fireside Music Festival for the grand opening of The Camp at MidCity Huntsville and extended her commitment as RCP’s developments grew rapidly. Nadia earned her Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations with a minor in Marketing from Auburn University. Upon graduating in 2016, she moved to Chicago to work for Red Frog Events, an established festival production company. Nadia returned to her roots in Huntsville and began working for RCP in August 2017.

Shawn Patrick
Music and Artist Development

Shawn began working with RCP in June of 2017 as the lead on music programming for MidCity and City Centre and future developments. He has more than 30 years’ experience as a performer, songwriter, touring musician and as creator and executive producer of The Call Muscle Shoals at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals. There he worked with Grammy winners Jason Isbell and Gray Nichols early in their careers and Grammy nominated Producer/Engineer Don Srygley (Gregg Allman, Don Was). Shawn earned his B.A. in Communications/Public Relations from The University of Alabama and will earn his Masters’ Degree in Professional Studies/Community Development in the summer of 2018 from The University of North Alabama.