Derek Wilson

Derek Wilson

Vice President of Construction, Renovation

Contributions at Cortland

Derek oversees Cortland Build's renovation construction, providing strategic leadership to the construction teams in terms of budgeting, reporting, business intelligence, staffing, cost control, and contracting. He also focuses on bringing greater levels of collaboration and efficiency to the organization's renovation platform in an effort to improve the resident experience and delivery of Cortland's renovated homes and amenities.

Experience + Education

  • Senior Project Manager, Lifestyle Communities
  • Project Manager, Lifestyle Communities
  • BS, Agricultural Engineering and Construction Systems Management, The Ohio State University
  • Peer Mentor, Lifestyle Communities


  • Board of Chapter Advisors
  • Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta, The Ohio State University
  • Career Mentor, Hilliard City Schools