Ashton Woods Names Lindsay Motley Regional President

Industry veteran will oversee Ashton Woods and Starlight Homes operations across Texas.

ATLANTA, GA (July 5, 2022) – Ashton Woods, one of the nation’s largest private homebuilders, announced today that it has promoted building industry veteran Lindsay Motley to regional president of all Texas divisions across both the Ashton Woods and Starlight Homes brands. Motley, currently president of Ashton Woods’ Austin Division, brings over 22 years of experience to her new role where she will work with leadership teams across Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio to drive the company’s continued growth in the state of Texas.

“We are thrilled to have Lindsay step into the newly-created role of regional president to drive continued explosive growth across our Texas operations,” said Ken Balogh, president and CEO of Ashton Woods.  “In her four-year tenure with Ashton Woods, Lindsay has tripled the revenue of our combined Ashton Woods and Starlight Homes business in Austin, expanded the division footprint and built a robust land pipeline to fuel our future growth in the market.”

Motley’s career has included leadership roles with significant experience in sales, marketing, talent management, operations, analytics and training. She has led the Austin division since 2018 and during her tenure as president, the division has received numerous awards and accolades including being named one of Austin’s Best Places to Work in 2022.

“I am proud of all we have achieved here in Austin and honored to play a larger role in Ashton Woods’ success throughout Texas,” said Motley. “From Ashton Woods’ focus on serving the design-forward buyer looking for thoughtfully curated designer touches to Starlight Homes’ mission to make the dream of home ownership a reality for first-time homebuyers, we have a great story to tell and a range of options to deliver on the needs of homebuyers across all of our Texas markets.”

Motley, who serves on the executive board of the Austin Homebuilders Association, will be based in the Ashton Woods Austin division office. She is a graduate of Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

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About Ashton Woods

Ashton Woods is one of the nation’s largest private homebuilding companies, delivering over 50,000 homes to homeowners over the course of its 30-plus years in business. The company markets its homes through its two award-winning brands, Ashton Woods Homes and Starlight Homes. The Ashton Woods brand is known for designing thoughtfully curated, inspired homes for people who love design. The company’s industry leading experience at The Studio and with AW Collections results in exceptional design and special designer touches in every Ashton Woods home. The Starlight Homes brand builds homes specifically for the first-time homebuyer, offering affordable homes with well-executed designs and quality finishes for buyers looking to make the dream of home ownership a reality. The company’s commitment to innovation and continually evolving to meet the needs of the market is a key reason it is one of the most celebrated homebuilders in the nation, winning hundreds of national and local industry awards in product design, community design, architecture, merchandising, sales, marketing, customer service and innovation, and being named a past recipient of the coveted Builder of the Year designation by Builder and Developer Magazine.

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