Betsy Rouse is the Director of Finance and a principal of Samples Properties. Mrs. Rouse graduated from Athens State University in 1982 earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. While attending school at Athens State she began working for a certified public accountant in Huntsville, and after graduation she continued her career in public accounting until she joined Samples Properties in 1986.
Betsy oversees the accounting department integrating all areas of finance allowing Samples to provide complete property management and accounting services for single and multi-tenant properties. As part of the services provided to the investor, Betsy prepares annual operating budgets, monthly and/or quarterly reports, and year-end tax information. Currently the accounting department services over 40 different ownership groups. Betsy also works with owners, tenants and financial institutions on multiple property transactions, development budgets, process draw requests and bank relations establishment. Once projects are placed in service, she is the point of contact for rental payments and lease administration duties.