National Advisory Council

Justin G. Knight

Justin G. Knight

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Member Since: 2010


Kari Knight

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Job Title: President and CEO
Company: Apple Hospitality REIT
Location: Virginia, United States


  • commercial real estate
  • hospitality


Justin Knight serves as CEO for Apple Hospitality REIT and president for Apple REIT Ten Inc. Prior to joining the Apple REIT Companies, Justin worked in web design. From 1996 to 1998 he served as senior asset manager and director of quality control for Cornerstone Realty Income Trust. Justin serves on the Marriott Owners Advisory Council, The Residence Inn Advisory Board, and is a member of the American Hotel & Lodging Association board of directors and steering committee. He is also a member of the board of trustees for Southern Virginia University. Justin earned his bachelor’s degree in political science and his MBA from BYU. Justin and Kari have four children.