Justin Cottrell joined Columbia Housing in January, 2022 as Manager, Housing Operations. In this role, Justin works with all functional teams within Columbia Housing to help facilitate high-value vendor relationships, maximize student satisfaction, improve the efficiency and accuracy of data analysis, and manage key cross-functional projects.
Before joining Columbia, Justin helped build two successful companies and acted as a consultant to help other firms manage personnel and other operations during periods of rapid growth. He also assisted several venture capital firms in gathering market research and performing company analysis. Justin hopes to leverage this experience and "start-up" mentality to Columbia Housing, developing creative solutions to improve our operations and services.
Justin received a BA in History from the University of New Orleans. In his personal time, he is an avid reader, as well as a fan of movies, television, and cycling.