Planning, Development and Preservation

Faculty Bio

Hughes, Jackson G.

President, Hughes Commercial Properties

Phone: 864-233-0079

President of Hughes Commercial Properties since 1996, Jackson has worked in real estate and development since his graduation from Wofford College in 1976. He has developed and managed shopping centers with Hughes Real Estate, medical office buildings and custom homes with JAG Inc., and neighborhood and community shopping centers with US Shelter Corp. His experience with shopping centers and office buildings continued in his positions as Founder/Principal of Carolina Holdings Inc. and Vice President of Hughes Development Inc. Jackson is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and a member of the Executive Committee of Carolinas Golf Association, as well as the head of the committee to relocate the Carolinas Golf Association headquarters. He enjoys competitive golf and flying. He is married to Velda Hughes and they have three children. Jackson is a member of Christ Episcopal Church.