Founding Principal, Blanton Turner
Chasten has been engaged in the Capitol Hill community for over 25 years, leading a homeless ministry from 1995 to 1998, managing 70+ buildings, and calling it home for many of those years. With over fifteen years of experience in real estate management, Chasten is a founding Principal and “Creative Innovator” at Blanton Turner, where he oversees predevelopment consulting, marketing, and commercial operations. Prior to that, Chasten was a Portfolio Manager and Marketing Director at Lorig Management Services, VP at Wilkinson Asset Management, and Operations Director at Darco, Inc. Chasten has served as President of the local chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and currently serves on the Broadway BIA Board as well as the EcoDistrict, Financial Asset Management, and Property Management committees at Community Roots Housing. Originally from Montana, he is a Certified Property Manager (CPM) with a degree in Biblical Literature from Northwest University in Kirkland.