Austin, Texas — American Campus Communities has announced the promotion of Laura Mack to senior vice president and chief accounting officer, and Blane Cheatham to vice president of finance and strategic initiatives. Mack previously served as vice president of property accounting. In her new role, Mack will oversee the consolidation of all accounting and shared financial services functions. Cheatham most recently served as vice president of investor relations. In his new role, Cheatham will oversee all corporate financial planning and analysis, debt and treasury functions while driving business intelligence initiatives.