Arthur “Art” Milligan, Jr spent most of his career managing large portfolios of Commercial Real Estate. His career includes achieving the position of President of three large National Property Management companies (The Integral Group, Carroll Management Group, and Executive Vice President for the H. J. Russell & Company). These companies specialize in Multifamily, Mixed-Use, and Retail Real Estate Development and Management. Mr. Milligan also has held the position of President & CEO for Three of the large Housing Authorities in the Southeast United States (Tampa Housing Authority, Winston-Salem Housing Authority, and presently employed by the Charleston Housing Authority). In a cumulative summary of these positions, he oversaw the Management of the Commercial Landscaping, Developing, and Maintenance of thousands of acres of Commercial Multifamily properties (For-profit and Non-profit) and the staff and administration of those properties.

Mr. Milligan’s Educational and Business credits are as follows:

  • Wake Forest University, in Winston- Salem, NC, where he received a Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • The Citadel, where he received his BS in Biological Sciences.

He has achieved the Professional designation as follows:

  • CPM – Certified Property Manager by the Institute of Real Estate Management
  • CCIM – Certified Commercial Investment Manager by the Institute of Certified Commercial Investment Members.
  • PHM – Public Housing Manager by NAHRO

Mr. Milligan is currently employed as the President & CEO of the Charleston Housing Authority in Charleston, SC (Home of his Undergrad studies, Class ’79 at the Citadel). He oversees 120 employees who service 2500+ affordable housing units and serves over 3500+ residents in Charleston, SC.

Mr. Milligan has a life outside of the workplace. He has been recognized for excellence outside the workplace. Here are a few examples:

  • He is a lifetime member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity,
  • The Winston-Salem Chronicle awarded him Man of the Year,
  • The Citadel Alumni Association
  • IREM Institute of Real Estate
  • Partner in his Family’s Business

The awards and positions he appreciated receiving the most are as follows:

  • Husband of (The LOVE OF MY LIFE) Vanessa W. Milligan for 40 years
  • Father of Arthur S. Milligan, III (29 years old)
  • Born in Columbia, SC, to Arthur S. Milligan, Sr., and Mildred Milligan, and Brother to Daryl Milligan of Charleston, SC, and Ester Felita Milligan- Crawford of Charlotte, NC
  • Milligan was a Deacon at New Covenant Christian Ministries and continues to strive for Excellence in serving in every way he can.

Proud CITADEL Class of ’79 and Oscar Company – ARTHUR ‘ART’ MILLIGAN, JR.