We're passionate about one thing... Your success

With nearly 40 years of combined experience, our goal is to maximize profits and leverage portfolios for life-long success.

Meet the Team


Todd D. Conner, Principal Broker

Todd Conner, Principal Broker of Blackwater Commercial, has been in investment real estate brokerage for over 28 years. Todd is known throughout the industry for his extensive knowledge of income-producing investment properties and has closed over $400 million in transactions during his career. He is active in several sectors of investment real estate, with a strong focus on Multi-Housing and NNN Investment Properties. As the owner and Principal Broker of Blackwater Commercial, he thrives to provide the best service possible to his clients. Todd is a Candidate for the CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and has a B.S. in Business Management from the University of South Carolina. Todd consistently tracks capital markets, emerging market trends, and studies industry forecasts. He believes these factors are imperative in determining current and future asset values and return metrics. Blackwater Commercial has extensive partnerships with other commercial real estate firms throughout the U.S.A. which allows for a broad and extensive reach throughout different sectors in geographical areas.

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Ellen Cleveland, Associate

Ellen Cleveland joined Blackwater Commercial in 2022. Ellen is a seasoned professional with over 10 years of Real Estate transaction experience. In her role as Associate, she will focus her efforts on deal flow management, marketing, due diligence tracking and underwriting.  Ellen holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from High Point University.