Mike Warren founded AMJ in 1977, and has been its President since. A native of New York, Mike came to Gainesville to teach Electrical Engineering at UF in 1974 after completing his Ph.D. at MIT. After leaving UF in 1980, he co-founded an engineering consulting business which he sold in 1983 to devote full time attention to real estate development, construction and property management. Under his leadership, AMJ has grown into one of the premier commercial developers in the Gainesville area. In addition to serving on the board of numerous community associations, Mike has been a director of Gainesville State Bank (1972 – 1997) and Florida Citizens Bank (1998 – present). He is an active “angel investor,” supporting innovative start-up companies through Gainesville’s Emergent Growth Funds, and with his wife Phyllis, a long term contributor to local artistic and charitable organizations. In his spare time, Mike enjoys active pursuits, is an avid cyclist, and a voracious reader. The Warrens have three sons, Matthew, Jeremy, and Andrew, and a daughter Stacey.
Scott Buchanan joined AMJ in 1995 and now serves as its Vice President. Born in Denver, Colorado, Scott has a BBA, an MBA and has been a Licensed Real Estate Broker for more than 20 years. He holds a Community Association Manager (CAM) license and is on the Board of Directors of the Builders Association of North Central Florida. Prior to joining AMJ, Scott worked for himself on various construction, development and property management projects in the Tampa, Florida area. He thoroughly enjoys fishing, boating, kayaking, snorkeling, pretty much anything to do with the water, spending time with his family, and traveling. He is married to Renee and they have two children, Caroline and Reid.
Debbie Huff joined AMJ in early 2009 taking the position of Residential Property Manager. Debbie brings more than 15 years of customer service and property management skills to AMJ. She served on the board of directors of the North Central Florida Apartment Association Debbie holds a Florida Real Estate license, and she is currently pursuing her CAM (Community Association Manager) license. Debbie resides in Lake City with James and her three stepchildren, she enjoys hiking, swimming, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.
Jared Oliver, AMJ’s Assistant Residential Property Manager, started in October of 2012 with over 6 years of property management experience. Prior to AMJ, Jared worked as a property manager for Contemporary Management Concepts and has completed Gracehill Property Management Training courses. Born and raised in Alachua, Jared enjoys fishing, hunting, and anything outdoors. He is very involved in numerous UF charity and fundraiser events and lives with his soon to be fiancé, Sara.
Noa Marks, AMJ’s Commercial Property Manager, started in 2015 after her graduation from the University of Florida’s Master of Science in Real Estate program. During her time at UF, Noa was an active member of the Honors Program, worked alongside the University’s Student Legal Services, and conducted real estate research. She enjoys theater, going to museums, reading, swimming, and spending time with her family and friends.
Donna Reul, AMJ’s Accounting Manager, joined our team in September of 2012 with over 30 years of bookkeeping experience. Born and raised in New Jersey, Donna enjoys yoga, reading and spending time with her husband Chris and two kids Chris and Ashley.
Sue Runyon is the friendly voice you’ll hear when calling AMJ. She was born in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents said she came out talking and hasn’t stopped since! Carrying on family tradition, Sue worked with Illinois Bell for almost 20 years. With her husband, Lou, and sons Eric & Shaun, she moved to Archer, Florida in 1988 before joining AMJ in 2003 as receptionist. She considers her co-workers friends. Sue is an active member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #4385. Her free time is best spent with her Granddaughter, Breanna, and Grandson Michael, who live nearby. She truly believes ‘Life is sweet!’
Debbie Crouch joined AMJ accounting department in early 2016, she was born and raised in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and lived in South Florida the last 10 years before relocating to the Gainesville area in late 2015. Debbie brought with her 18 years accounting experience, a BS degree in Business Management and an MBA. Debbie enjoys traveling, any activity outdoors, hiking, camping, boating, snorkeling, and spending time with family. She is married to Ben and they have a son Mason and two dogs.