Megan Ries

Senior Controller

Office: Middleton, WI

Focus: As Senior Controller, Megan manages the accounting and financial reporting for Commonwealth Development Company and assists as needed with the financial aspects of the real estate projects and properties.

Experience: With over 20 years of accounting and financial experience, Megan received her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Minnesota State University – Mankato.  Prior to joining The Commonwealth Companies, she worked as the Corporate Accountant for Mirus Partners, a related company.

Impressive Facts: Megan holds a CPA certificate and has worked in accounting and finance in a variety of industries before real estate including public accounting, professional service, manufacturing, and public utilities.

Fun Stuff: Outside of the office, Megan enjoys spending time with her husband and three children and cheering for her favorite sports teams, the Minnesota Vikings and UW-Badgers.

Commonwealth is a company made of people working hard to provide affordable housing options to individuals in all walks of life.

News/Happenings

Horicon School Apartments Closing – July 2nd

We’re kicking off July with another closing in Wisconsin! Horicon School Apartments is $11.5M development that will provide 40-units of…
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Wednesday vote final step in project to rehabilitate former YMCA building

An appropriation of $500,000 from Terre Haute’s downtown tax increment finance district is the final step needed to convert the…
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Commonwealth has been extremely professional and courteous to the staff and the residents still living in our facility. They exceeded our expectations during the construction project as well as during the renovation of a 1923 school. Both projects have turned out to be beautiful and successful for our community.

Nancy McKenzie, Executive Director , Rhinelander Housing Authority