Cummings & Associates, Inc., successor to the original company founded in 1954, is one of the leading commercial property development and brokerage firms in the Mobile area with a property management portfolio in excess of 1,500,000 square feet. We are members of the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Home Builders Association of Alabama , the National Association of Realtors, the Alabama Association of Realtors, and are members of the Mobile Area Board of Realtors. Marl M. Cummings, III is a past president of the Mobile Commercial Real Estate Exchange Club. The active agents, with Cummings & Associates, Inc., have combined experience in excess of 100+ years in the commercial real estate business, all of which have been devoted to the Mobile/Baldwin County market. 

Marl M. Cummings, III – President

Marl Cummings III, is president of Cummings & Associates, Inc. and a lifelong resident of Mobile Alabama.  He graduated in 1976 from the University of Alabama with a Bachelors of Science in Commerce and Business Administration.  After two years of working in the banking industry Marl turned his interest to the real estate field.  In this time his focus has been on strip center developments and management along with commercial lease brokerage.  He’s an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), past president of the Mobile Commercial Exchange club and is highly active in wildlife preservation.  In his personal time Marl is a proud husband, father and grandfather who enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

Marl M. Cummings, IV – Associate Broker, Vice President

Marl Cummings, IV is a native Mobilian and a 3rd generation real estate Broker.  Marl received a BA from the University of Mississippi and started his real estate career in January 2002.  His skills include commercial leasing, sales, property management, marketing, and contract negotiations.  Marl has personally overseen the development and redevelopment of several retail properties in the greater Mobile area.  He is a member of the Mobile Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the Alabama Association of Realtors, and the Mobile Commercial Exchange Club.  A leader in the community, Cummings has served as President of the Lions Club of Mobile, President of the Lions USA Eyesight Research Foundation, Director of the Alabama Wildlife Foundation, and Director of Mobile County Wildlife Conservation Association.  Outside of the office, Marl enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons.  He is an avid outdoorsman with a passion for hunting and fishing.

H. Burton Clark – Commercial and Industrial Sales and Leasing

Burton Clark is a native Mobilian and a graduate of the University of Virginia with an MBA from Southern Methodist University.  He has worked in real estate brokerage and development since graduating, working with Cummings and Associates for the past 25+ years.  His outside interests include tennis and golf.

Matthew R. Cummings – Commercial Sales, Commercial Leasing, Property Management

Matthew R. Cummings is a 1989 graduate of Spring Hill College with a Bachelor of Arts. He has held an Alabama Real Estate License since 1995 along with a Broker License since 2002. Matthew focuses on property management, commercial sales and tenant representation. In his personal time he is a proud husband and father who enjoys spending time with his family.

Bill Kleinschrodt – CPA, CVA

Bill Kleinschrodt is a native Mobilian and a 2008 graduate of The University of South Alabama with a B.S. in Accounting. Bill also is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). Bill is the founder of Deep Water Horizon Support Services, Inc., a BP claim consulting business assisting more than 250 businesses with over $100M in claims. Bill has served over ten years in the Professional Services and Staffing Industries including five years with Wilkins Miller CPA’s. Bill has recently started his Real Estate career. He received his Alabama Real Estate License in 2017. In Bill’s spare time, he likes to spend his time with his wife, Sarah, and two children Milly and Liam. Bill is an avid hunter, fisher and big sports fan. His favorite teams are the Auburn Tigers, South Alabama and Vanderbilt baseball teams, and a huge New Orleans Saints fan. Bill is a member of the Downtown Rotary Club of Mobile, Spring Hill Baptist Church, and the Heron Lakes Country Club and Golf Course.

Alex Poole – Administrative Assistant/Marketing Coordinator

Alex Poole graduated from the University of South Alabama in May 2017. She has a bachelor’s degree in Strategic Communications and Marketing. Alex currently takes care of all office/administrative needs as well as all marketing material produced for the company. Outside of the office, Alex enjoys spending time with her family, friends and dogs at the beach.

Jackie Hutchinson – Administrative Assistant

Jackie Hutchinson has been an employee of Cummings and Associates, Inc. for 27 years providing property management and leasing assistance, including customer service representation, maintenance issue coordination, and billing and expense reconciliation. Away from work Jackie spends time with her husband and three children and their families, including nine grandchildren. A favorite past time is being at the beach watching the sun rise and set.

Julie A. Bunch – Bookkeeper

Julie has been with us since February 2009 and has over 30 years of accounting experience from corporate to family owned companies. Outside of the office Julie enjoys traveling with friends and spending time with her children and grandsons.