Meet the Team
Talent and experience are hallmarks of our team.
The developer of White Gables II, L.F. Payne, has assembled an extraordinary team with the local knowledge and experience to create a new and unique condominium community while honoring what has come before. You might know the local names, all selected for their stellar reputations and desire to create the very best in their hometown.
L.F. Payne, Three Ridges Group
L.F. Payne is President of Three Ridges Group, a real estate development company in Charlottesville. From 1998 to 2020 he was the co-founder and President of McGuireWoods Consulting, a national public affairs firm and a subsidiary of the prestigious McGuireWoods law firm. Payne also served 5 terms in the United States Congress, representing the 5th Congressional District of Virginia. He served on the Ways and Means Committee, the Budget Committee, the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Veterans Affairs Committee.
Prior to his Congressional service, Payne was the developer of the highly acclaimed Wintergreen Resort community in Nelson County Virginia, where he served from 1973 -1988 as Chairman and President of Wintergreen Development. During this time, he consulted with Bankers Trust Co. in New York City on real estate projects throughout the United States. Payne served as an officer in the United States Army Corp of Engineers from 1967 to 1971.
Keith O. Woodard, Woodard Properties
Michael Donovan, MediaOcean
Jimmy Grigg, James P. Grigg Architect
Kelly Witt Design + Decoration
Martin Horn, Inc.
Blue Ridge Bank