Director – Commercial Real Estate Capital
John has over 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry and has specialized in the financing of commercial real estate investment properties over the past 20 years. John’s background in both banking and brokerage make him uniquely qualified to assist clients with an array of financing requirements, from straightforward refinance needs to the most complex financial arrangement of almost any commercial real estate investment property.
John’s focus is on debt and equity capital arrangement of a broad range of property types. His emphasis is finding acquisition, construction and permanent financing solutions for the professional CRE developer and investor specializing in a short-list of the following CRE asset classes:
- Senior Housing
- Self Storage
People that know John would describe him as results-driven, having completed in excess of $500 million in commercial real estate financing, while always being especially sensitive to the needs of the client. John’s low-key, calm disposition with a disciplined, analytical approach provides clients with the reassurance that he has their best interest in mind.
John lives in Happy Valley, Oregon with his wonderful wife Jennifer and two beautiful daughters, Addie and Emily. John grew up in Pendleton, Oregon and enjoys the opportunity to regularly visit Eastern Oregon along with the chance to routinely see friends and family each year at the world-famous Pendleton Round-Up. John’s past times include skiing, traveling and spending time with friends and family. John serves on the advisory board of the Oregon Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and enjoys opportunities to regularly participate in various community-oriented non-profit activities.
Current and past organization memberships include: CAB (Greater Portland/Vancouver Commercial Association of Brokers); OAR (Oregon Association of Realtors); NAR (National Association of Realtors); NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties); BOMA (Portland Association of Building Owners & Managers); and ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers).
John attended Portland State University and holds a B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in finance. John holds an Oregon Real Estate Broker license and has completed myriad other commercial real estate courses – short-list that includes: the Appraisal Institute; American College of Commerce; CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Institute; and the Real Estate School of Oregon.