Brent W. Wood is Executive Vice President and head of EastGroup’s Texas region. Mr. Wood has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of EastGroup effective August 1, 2017. Mr. Wood joined EastGroup in 1996, and has served as Assistant Controller, Senior Asset Manager, Vice President and Senior Vice President. Prior to joining EastGroup, he was a Senior Audit Consultant with a regional public accounting firm where he earned his CPA license. Mr. Wood received his Bachelor and Master of Accountancy from The University of Mississippi.