Troy Dana

Mr. Dana is responsible for national growth, lender relations, and oversight of all Academy Commercial offices across the country. He has over 22 years’ experience in real estate, development, finance, 1031 exchanges, tenant in common structures, securities, and equity.


Mr. Dana has helped secure financing on over $1 billion on projects he has worked on and has structured over $1 billion in equity on other asset types, including oil and gas, tenant in common structures, multi-family, and retail developments nationwide. He and his wife have been married for 20 years, have four children, and reside in Utah.

Charlotte Barlow
Senior Manager

Ms. Barlow joined Academy Commercial in 2015 and is the Senior Manager of the commercial lending division. She works closely with both commercial loan originators and lenders to oversee the processing of all loan originations and closings. She cultivates and maintains active relationships with a wide network of lenders, including banks, agency, life insurance companies, CMBS lenders and private equity.


Ms. Barlow has 20 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate. She built and managed a residential appraisal firm before transitioning into commercial finance. Ms. Barlow is a graduate of the University of Utah. She is a licensed real estate agent, certified appraiser in the state of Utah and a licensed mortgage agent in multiple states. Charlotte is active in real estate investing and development with ownership and experience in agriculture, residential and commercial investments. Charlotte is active in her community and serves as a city council member for the board of adjustments.