John T. Hoover
CEO /Owner

John brings over two decades of real estate development & management of market rate residential, student housing and retail assets to the team.  John leads business development and land procurement and is responsible for deal sourcing, banking, development oversight and asset management.

Prior to Timberwolf and affiliate companies, John was a CFO of a Fortune 500 consulting firm in Bethesda MD and was a CPA for Arthur Anderson in the real estate tax division in Washington DC.  In 1996, John graduated from University of Maryland, College Park, with honors where he earned 2 Bachelor of Science degrees – 1st in Accounting and a 2nd in Finance, and he passed the CPA exam in 1996.

John currently lives in Jackson, WY with wife and 2 children.  He enjoys outdoor activities of backcountry skiing/snowboarding, climbing, hiking, mountain biking, surfing in Hawaii, and playing chess with his daughter.


Andrew R. Hoover
Director of IT, Facilities and Marketing

As Director of IT, Facilities and Marketing, Andrew is responsible for IT, systems integration and facility operations for all new and stabilized assets.  His hands on approach works well to deliver the required “TLC” to enhance asset value and customer satisfaction.

A 1999 graduate of Towson University with a double degree in Finance and Economics. Initially starting his career as a Financial Advisor in connection with his Series 52, 6 and 7 licensing. He changed careers and became and IT consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton, obtaining A+ and MCSE licensing prior to being contracted to the FDA.

Andrew Lives in Jackson, Wyoming with his wife and two children and enjoys skiing, hiking, camping and fishing. Previously a natural pro bodybuilder, exercise and health are an integral part of Andrew’s life, and a philosophy of heathy body and healthy mind allows him to endure the rigors of an active professional and personal life.


Jason Smith
Assistant Director of Operations

Jason’s been working with the Timberwolf group since 2007, serving as Regional Leasing / Operations Manager leading his teams to 13 consecutive years of 100% occupancy, < 1% AR and consistent 5-star resident satisfaction ratings. 

Currently, Jason is Assistant Director of Acquisitions primarily facilitating business development, land procurement and asset management, as well as Lead Software Visionary for our affiliate company, Bridger Corp. 

Jason resides with his wife of 20 years and their two children in his native Western Maryland, where he is active in the community, serves as a youth mentor, and takes in as many Baltimore Orioles games as possible.


William Byrd
Onsite / Community Operations Manager

William “Billy” Byrd III joined Bridger Corp in July 2020 and brings fifteen years of K-12 educational experience and college/university specializing in student housing. Billy responsibility is hiring, training and stabilization of operations for new assets being turned over from the construction phase, and then managing as the general manger once the asset is stabilized.  His areas of focus are leasing, marketing, resident services and facilities.  

During initial pre-leased move-ins, he teams with the construction group as ownership receives completed units and ensures quality of move-in condition.

Billy holds a doctoral degree in Higher Education with an emphasis in Educational Leadership, is a native of Virginia Beach, VA, and enjoys fishing, golfing, and rooting for the Washington Commanders.