Coolidge Porterfield


Coolidge Porterfield Partner Coolidge Porterfield is among the best known Real Estate professionals in North Carolina. With more than 40 years of experience, Coolidge has had a hand in shaping communities across North Carolina. During a 15-year period as President of a well-regarded Triad real estate company Coolidge oversaw the development of approximately two million square feet of commercial space, more than doubling the net operating income of the company.

Rather than use his position in the industry to limit access Coolidge is respected for his openness to all projects and industry innovations. He also works closely with Deep River’s younger partners, sharing his wealth of knowledge and extensive network. Coolidge handles development projects from their infancy through completion and into lease management.

Accreditations and Honors

Annual Economic Development Award (1998)


A.A.| Mars Hill College (1961)

B.A.| University of Richmond (1963)

B.D.| Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (1966)

Graduate Executive Program| University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1991)

Community Involvement

Sutton-Kennerly Associates – Board of Directors

Wells Fargo Bank – Local Board of Directors

Duke University – Board Member Baptist House of Studies

Guilford College – Trustee, Finance Committee, Investment Committee, Properties Committee

Baptist Children’s Homes of North Carolina – Chair of Finance Committee

First Baptist Church