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Who we are

Roots Management Group (Roots) is the newly formed parent company of two leading MHC & RV brands: Treehouse Communities and Vineyards Management Group. With their combined brands, Roots is already one of the top 10 largest MHC operators in the US.

What we do

Roots acquires, improves, and manages manufactured housing communities across the US. Each community is managed by either of its two management brands. Operations, acquisition, and management is strengthened by a central services group that provides best-in-class support across multiple functions, including accounting & finance, sales & marketing, legal& HR, and technology & operations.

Meet Our Team

With extensive backgrounds in real estate investment and analysis, corporate audit, business creation and MHC management our team offers a complete package for business management.

MATT MATHISON

CEO – Roots Management Group

Matt has spent more than 20 years in various capital market, investment and operations roles and has held leadership positions at both private and public companies. Prior to his appointment in 2019 as the CEO of Treehouse Communities, he served as a managing member of the Fifth Partners investment committee overseeing a portfolio of real estate, oil & gas, and technology related companies.

JEFF BENNETT

President – Vineyards Management Group

Having spent more than 12 years with Kingsley Management Corporation, a top-ten MHC owner/operator, as Regional Vice President, Jeff specialized in turning distressed, high-vacancy portfolios into fully occupied communities.

Jeff started Vineyards Management Group in 2016 and became an owner of eight MHCs in 2017. Jeff focuses on developing teams of experienced local and regional managers, leasing agents, logistics experts and maintenance crews that deliver high-yielding results in MHC operations and strategy. In the last four years he and his team have placed more than 2,500 new homes in 65 MHCs.

In 2018 Vineyards and Roots partnered to become a leader in the MHC industry. Jeff is integral in the due diligence and acquisition efforts of the company and continues to develop new programs with dealers, home manufacturers and investors to bring innovation to the market.

TOM STAPLEY

President – Treehouse Communities

Tom has over 20 years of real estate and management experience and is a Managing Partner and Founder of Treehouse Communities. He uses his expertise in team building and communications to coordinate scaling operations across 14 markets, managing over 2,000 employees.

As a Founding Member of Invitation Homes, Tom oversaw $1B in capital improvements across 45,000+ homes. He has been involved in manufactured home community portfolio management for over 16 years and is currently the Vice President of Manufactured Housing Communities of Arizona and serves on the National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds business forum.