Bryan holds a BBA in Real Estate from the University of Georgia, Terry College of Business. His career in real estate began after graduating from Athens Academy when he joined his grandfather’s development firm, Porterfield Development Co. He then managed the leasing of retail, office, and flex space developments across the Southeast and Texas at The Dovetail Companies.
Bryan successfully built his business and reputation for client advocacy. He leverages his experience, expertise, and work ethic to help his clients succeed.
Tyler grew up in the commercial real estate business and joined Austin Sumner Properties in 2015. He graduated from the University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, with a BBA in Real Estate.
Tyler's passion for computer science and technology allow him to improve processes and solutions for real estate clients and partners. Tyler is dedicated to solving any task, big or small, to help his clients succeed.
Wells, a native of Athens, GA is a graduate of Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School, and earned his BA in Business and a Masters of Accounting from Rhodes College. His professional career began working for Morgan Stanley and ServiceMaster Brands. After completing his Masters in Accounting, Wells joined Frazier & Deeter in Atlanta as an auditor. Wells specialized in Broker Dealers and Real Estate Investment Trusts.
Advising and auditing broker dealers and real estate firms exposed Wells to complex real estate developments, acquisitions, and equity transactions. Wells combines his work ethic with his finance and accounting experience to help his clients succeed.
Administration from the University of Georgia and has taught courses in Business Management and Real Estate. Don has been associated as a commercial agent with Edens & Avant of Columbia, South Carolina and Max L. Hill Company of Charleston, South Carolina. In 1984, Don founded Sumner Properties in Athens, Georgia. As Owner/Broker of Sumner Properties, he joined with Bryan Austin to create the partnership of Austin Sumner Properties. After 35 years of building relationships in Athens, Don has assisted many families with their real estate needs, including management and distribution of estates.