About Us

"Commercial real estate has always been about people,
and for us that’s the bottom line."

Our company was founded upon the fact that we believe in building strong relationships with our clients, in giving them the tools they need to succeed and in fighting for them through thick and thin.

We’re not just here to help you buy, lease, sell, manage or invest in property. We’re here to help you dream big and achieve goals you never thought possible.

For us, commercial real estate isn’t about buildings, it’s about connecting passionate people and empowering them with the means and ability to reach for their goals and shape the world around them. And that’s why we love what we do.

Wesley Crunkleton
Wesley Crunkleton, CPM
Principal
wesley@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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A Certified Property Manager & Broker with over 16 years of experience in commercial real estate, Wesley came to Huntsville in 2005 after growing up in Montgomery, Alabama and studying finance at Berry College.

Prior to becoming a founding member of Crunkleton Commercial Real Estate Group, Wesley was the Senior Property Manger with EGS Commercial Real Estate, a Cushman & Wakefield Alliance member based in Birmingham, Alabama and oversaw more than 2 million square feet of commercial real estate from Birmingham, AL, to Raleigh, NC.

Wesley also serves as the Vice Chairman for Downtown Huntsville, Inc., is a Board Member for the YMCA, and a Board Member for Madison County 310.

In his off time, Wesley can most often be found spending time with his wife Meggan and their two sons, Price and Bryne, working out at Iron Tribe, or enjoying a game of golf.

Eric St. John
Associate Broker
eric@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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Born and raised in Huntsville Alabama, Eric attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville and received his bachelor’s in finance and accounting. Specializing in commercial office leasing, Eric has over five years of professional commercial real estate experience in addition to pursuing the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation.

In addition to his professional work, Eric serves in executive positions on the board for Care Assurance Systems for the Aging and Homebound (CASA) of Madison County and the UAH Alumni Association. In his free time away from the office, he can be found enjoying his passion for cooking, exploring his interests in small business and entrepreneurship, or traveling.

Haley Clemons
Haley Clemons
Marketing Director
haley@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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A north Alabama native, Haley received her bachelor’s degree in communication with a focus in public relations from the University of Alabama. After several years of serving in agency and in-house settings, Haley brings experience in marketing, graphic design, public relations, and social media strategy to Crunkleton.

Before attending college, she spent time in New York City where she studied acting and musical theatre performance at a conservatory program. Haley teaches acting classes at Merrimack Hall Performing Arts Center during her free time.

When she’s not busy working or teaching, she writes monthly articles for the Huntsville-Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau’s official blog, IHeartHSV.com. She also enjoys spending time with her family, going to church, trying out new coffee shops, and planning her next international trip.

Richard Crunkleton
Richard Crunkleton, CCIM
Principal
richard@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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With over 33 years of experience in commercial real estate, Richard is originally from Louisville Kentucky, where he studied civil engineering at the University of Kentucky and is the founding member of Crunkleton: Commercial Real Estate Group.

A member of the Certified Commercial Real Estate Institute, The North Alabama Commercial Brokerage Association and a licensed broker in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee; Richard originally got started in commercial real estate when he began buying value added properties, renovating them, adding tenants and then selling the properties for a profit.

An active member of the local Huntsville community since his move here in 2001, Richard serves as the chairman for both The Huntsville Museum of Art and the Mayor’s Advisory Council for Cumming Research Park.

When he is not working or spending time studying trends in the commercial real estate market, Richard can most often be found on his small farm in Tennessee, woodworking, or spending time with his wife Nancy and his sons, Michael and Wesley and their respective families.

Anusha Alapati
Associate Broker
anusha@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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A native of Huntsville, Anusha Alapati serves as a broker at Crunkleton Commercial Real Estate Group where she specializes in commercial retail leasing. As a Certified Commercial Investment Member Candidate and member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, Anusha has leased notable Downtown Huntsville projects including The Garage at Clinton Row, The Avenue, Twickenham Square, and more. She is also actively involved with the Huntsville community and dedicates her time as a member of the Committee of 100 YP, WEDC, Junior League, and Mayfair’s Inner City Church.

When she’s not busy leasing retail space, she spends time volunteering and enjoys fly fishing.

Amy Lennox
Leasing Administrator
amy@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809

The Senior Lease Administrator at Crunkleton: Commercial Real Estate Group since February 2014, Amy works closely with the property management division of the company, in addition to handling all accounts payable.

Originally from Hawaii, Amy moved to California in 2000. In 2009 she was transferred to Huntsville as part of the management team for the Bridge Street Town Center. Amy and her husband Charles have a home in Madison and love, among other things, gardening, going to action movies and attending wine tastings together. However, what brings them the greatest enjoyment is seeing their adorable grandchildren. And while they often make trips back to the islands, they both consider Huntsville their home.

Zac Buckley
VP of Leasing
zac@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809
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Originally from Tennessee, Zac studied business management at Samford University. After moving to Huntsville in 2001, Zac started out his career in banking, wealth management, and financial planning.

In 2010, Zac joined Crunkleton and has since become the VP of Leasing for the commercial real estate group where he handles development, leasing, sale, and acquisitions of retail centers in numerous markets. He also represents retailers and developers in site selection.

He currently represents national tenants including Massage Envy, Pet Supplies Plus, and Jersey Mike’s Subs. Zac was awarded VEREIT’s 2016 Leasing Broker of the Year Award.

Outside his work here at the office, Zac sits on the local board for the Autism Society of Alabama and can most often be found golfing, reading, watching sports, enjoying a thoroughbred race or savoring a fine glass of single malt scotch.

Shelby Smith
Shelby Smith
Property Manager
shelby@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809

Raised in the Huntsville area, Shelby received her bachelor’s degree in human resource management from Athens State University. Shelby brings over four years of exceptional customer service experience and finds tending to little details truly rewarding. As Property Manager, she is eager to build client relationships and serve their needs.

When she isn’t at work, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Bryant, and her labrador, Maggie. Her hobbies include photography and floral arrangements.

Jordan McKinney
Office Manager
jordan@crunkletonassociates.com
256.536.8809

Born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Jordan received her bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the University of Alabama. Prior to working at Crunkleton, Jordan served as the office manager at HealthSource Chiropractic where she ensured efficiency and communication with patients and assisted with human resources.

As the new Office Manager at Crunkleton, Jordan will oversee day-to-day operations of the company including scheduling, interfacing with clients, assisting the brokers and marketing team with various efforts, and more.

When she’s not busy working, she enjoys spending time with husband Nick, her dogs Cow and Wrigley, and her family.

 
 

Where We Operate

With a home base of Huntsville, Alabama, Crunkleton: Commercial Real Estate Group does business throughout
the southeastern region of the United States with brokers licensed in the states of Alabama, Tennessee & Mississippi.