Paul Thur de Koos, originally from Johnson City, TN is the Managing Director of Operations and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson for Lexis Real Estate. He specializes in the management of multi-tenant office buildings and warehouses negotiating leases, coordinating maintenance, and oversees special projects. Paul graduated from Centre College in Danville, Kentucky and soon thereafter earned a Master of Environmental Engineering from the University of Florida specializing in solid and hazardous waste. Paul joined forces with his wife (Zabel) and father in law (Ropen) in real estate in 2009 after working for several years as an engineer. Paul is currently a board member of Gainesville’s Chamber of Commerce actively engaged in bringing new businesses to Gainesville. Paul and his wife, Zabel, have 2 children together and he enjoys coaching some of their sports teams and attending Gator sporting events with them.