All of us here at Amesbury are grateful to the communities we serve and thankful for the opportunities they have allowed us. As successful members of the community, we feel it is our responsibility to help those less fortunate by contributing to the common good, because what is good for the community is good for us all. We are extremely proud of our employees and their families and thank everyone for opening their pocket books, rolling up their sleeves and giving unselfishly of themselves, as they help build the communities which we so proudly call home.
Post Office Box 84836
Baton Rouge, LA 70884
The Amesbury Management Leadership Team has 50+ years of combined experience managing Multi-Family & Commercial Real Estate in many of the country's largest markets. Amesbury's proven success has established an uncompromising level of trust with its Client base which is made up of the industry's most sophisticated real estate investors. With a background spanning more than 50 years and a stable, committed team who live, work and specialize in our core markets, Amesbury Management provides its investors, partners, associates and residents with the depth of experience necessary to create superior value.
Investors, clients and residents trust that Amesbury Management will take care of them. This has been proven for more than 50 combined years in all market conditions. Amesbury Management's long standing focus in key target markets gives us unmatched market insight, the ability to quickly respond to local market indicators, and the unique positioning that allows us to see opportunity where others may not and to use that opportunity to create superior value.
Our proven track record and depth of multi-family and commercial experience gives our clients the confidence of working with a leader. We offer the resources, local market knowledge, wisdom and staying power to successfully invest in, operate, develop, manage and add value to our real estate investments. We capitalize on the highs, weather the lows and through it all continue to innovate, execute and evolve.x
Robert Peek, founder of Amesbury Companies, graduated with a finance degree from Louisiana State University and has over 25 years in the Commercial & Multi-Family Property Management & Brokerage Industry. Robert is responsible for the leadership of all Amesbury entities as well as advancing the company’s strategic initiatives. He has owned and developed Class-A Multi-Family Assets throughout the states of Louisiana, Tennessee and Texas, where he also holds real estate broker licenses.
Robert’s leadership skills and expertise in debt work out, as well as real estate acquisitions/dispositions is what has made Amesbury a leading Commercial and Multi-Family Property Management Firm.
Robert is an active member in the Institute of Real Estate Management, and has served as a board member of the Commercial Investment Divisions of the Baton Rouge Association of Realtors, as well as the Baton Rouge Growth Coalition.
Denise Scelfo has been with Amesbury Companies since its inception bringing over 25 years of experience in the multi-family development and management industry. During much of her career, Denise served as a Regional Director for one of the nation’s largest REIT’s. She has managed large portfolios in major markets throughout the States of Louisiana, Florida, Tennessee and Texas. Her expertise in new construction, debt resolution, and transforming distressed assets has played a pivotal role in Amesbury’s success. As a Consultant, Denise has been engaged as a multi-family construction litigation expert in multiple large scale cases.
Denise has held board positions with the Orlando Apartment Association, Baton Rouge Apartment Association and Apartment Association of Acadiana and was a certified instructor with the National Apartment Association. She is presently a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management, Baton Rouge Apartment Association, Greater Nashville Apartment Association and Apartment Association of Longview.
Kurt Miller attended Loyola University and brings to Amesbury Companies over 20 years of experience in every facet of residential, commercial and multi-family construction. He is responsible for all aspects of the firm’s construction activity including site location, site preparation, construction quality assurance, financial management and final construction delivery. His extensive experience and attention to detail provides an internal framework of checks and balances on each development to insure timely delivery and a product of the highest quality possible. Kurt first became a licensed custom home builder contractor in 1990 and currently holds a Louisiana Commerical Contractor’s license.
Kurt Michael Miller was licensed as a custom home builder in 1990 and thus brings more than 20 years of project management experience to PHL Construction. In his leadership role at PHL, Kurt supervises the construction of the project, including its organization, planning, and scheduling. He coordinates labor and supervises job activities to ensure the project is completed on time and within budget. Kurt maintains complete knowledge of all contract documents, drawings and specifications, schedules, labor agreements and local municipal and state regulatory codes related to the project. Kurt has completed multiple leadership, management and other workshops and training programs. His attention to detail provides an internal framework of checks and balances on the developments to insure a low threshold for risk. As a PHL supervisor, Kurt is responsible for facilitating project completion.