Experience measured in decades

NorthMarq Capital’s executive leaders boast decades of experience in commercial real estate, and they use that experience to support borrowers, advise producers and quantify lenders’ expectations. They believe leadership is best done by getting out of the way and letting talented people do great work. Meet our executive leaders:

 

Leadership

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Eduardo Padilla

Chief Executive Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

epadilla@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0101

F 952.356.0088

Ed joined NorthMarq in 1991, first as managing director of the Minneapolis regional office, then in 1996 as executive vice president, at which time his responsibilities included managing the Minneapolis, St. Louis and Chicago offices. He became CEO of NorthMarq Capital in 2000; in 2012 he became CEO of NorthMarq Companies, the Pohlad Companies' commercial real estate services holding company. The companies operate in 40 markets across the US, providing mortgage banking, property management, brokerage, real estate advisory and general contracting. Ed has a strong commitment to the community, serving as chair of CommonBond Communities Board, and has served on the CommonBond Board for nearly ten years. CommonBond Communities is the Midwest's largest nonprofit provider of affordable housing with services and has developed, owns or manages 5,000 affordable rental apartments and townhomes throughout 50 cities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. He is a former board member of CornerHouse, an interagency child abuse evaluation and training center in Minneapolis. In addition, Padilla has also served on the board of the Neighborhood Development Center in St. Paul, which works in eight ethnic communities and 25 low-income neighborhoods to support resident-owned small businesses. Ed obtained his B.A. in 1979 from the University of Minnesota and his J.D. in 1982 from the William Mitchell College of Law. Ed is a licensed Minnesota Real Estate Broker.

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William Ross

President

NorthMarq Capital

8300 Douglas Avenue

Suite 650

Dallas, TX 75225-5603

wross@northmarq.com

T 972.455.4917

F 972.392.1168

William joined NorthMarq Capital in 2009 and has been associated with the mortgage banking business in Dallas since 1976 when he began his career at Bright Mortgage Company. In 1989, he was a founding principal of Keystone Mortgage, which in 2001 was sold to Capmark Finance (formerly GMAC Commercial Mortgage). As executive vice president at Capmark Finance, he managed the company’s nationwide mortgage banking network.

William is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and has a Master of Business Administration degree in finance and real estate from Southern Methodist University. He is a licensed real estate broker in Texas and previously served the executive council of the real estate finance and investment center at the University of Texas. He has also served on numerous life company correspondent advisory councils including Aegon USA Realty Advisors, Allstate Insurance Company and Nationwide Life Insurance Company. William currently serves on the MBA’s COMBOG Board.

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Jeffrey Weidell

President

NorthMarq Capital

50 California St

Suite 800

San Francisco, CA 94111

jweidell@NorthMarq.com

T 415.433.2148

F 415.433.1429

Jeff is president of NorthMarq Capital, providing executive level leadership to the firm in conjunction with oversight responsibility for half the company’s regional offices. He serves on NorthMarq’s Executive Committee, chairs its Production Committee and is on the board of NorthMarq Capital Finance, LCC (the company’s DUS and HUD affiliate). Jeff continues to assist clients with their debt and equity needs, leading the San Francisco based production teams’ arranging of capital with life companies, pension funds, agency debt and a host of other bank and CMBS sources.

Jeff has been active in commercial real estate finance since 1986. Prior to assuming the role of president in 2012, Jeff was a managing director of the San Francisco office since 2000. Prior to that, he was an accomplished producer with Trowbridge, Kieselhorst & Company & Co., which was acquired by NorthMarq Capital.

Jeff is an active member of the MBA, CREFC and NMHC, and is a certified mortgage banker (CMB). He is a past president of the Bay Area Mortgage Association and currently serves on the Silicon Valley NAIOP Board. Jeff holds a BA in Economics from Columbia University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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Jay Donaldson

President – NorthMarq’s Fannie Mae and FHA Platforms

NorthMarq Capital

601 13th St NW

Suite 500 North

Washington, DC 20005

jdonaldson@northmarq.com

T 301.718.6678

F 301.718.6667

Jayson became president of NorthMarq Capital Finance in April 2015, when AmeriSphere Multifamily Finance was acquired by NorthMarq Capital. NorthMarq Capital Finance, operating as a wholly owned subsidiary of NorthMarq Capital, is a Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS) Lender, FHA/MAP Lender, and Ginnie Mae issuer and servicer, engaged in originating, underwriting, closing and servicing multifamily mortgage loans throughout the United States. Previously, Jayson served as executive vice president/chief credit officer for AmeriSphere.

Before joining AmeriSphere in 2008, Jayson was vice president of capital markets for Potomac Realty Capital, LLC, a balance sheet lender focused on short-term, high-leverage, value-add opportunities in commercial real estate primarily via bridge debt, mezzanine debt, and preferred equity structures, where he managed the production staff, capital markets executions, and structured all loan proposals. He also served on Potomac’s Credit and Senior Management Committees. Previously, he worked for Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC in a variety of roles, including director of capital markets responsible for Arbor’s CMBS platform.

He actively volunteers at and supports Keegan Theatre, MBA Opens Doors Foundation, United Way, and Community of Hope.

Jayson received his BBA from Texas Tech University.

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Mike Myers

Senior Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

mmyers@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0056

F 952.356.0099

Mike is a Certified Public Accountant with responsibility for all administrative and financial areas of the company. He also oversees the loan servicing operations. Previous to joining NorthMarq in 1987, Mike had been Chief Financial and Investment Officer of the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency and a Senior Audit Manager with KPMG Peat Marwick. Mike is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota with a B.A. degree in Business Administration.

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Lawrence Stephenson

Senior Executive Vice President - Regional Manager

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

lstephenson@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0080

F 952.356.0098

Larry joined the company in 1978. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School and admitted to practice in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Larry has in depth experience in real estate including construction lending, asset management, production, and real estate law. He was instrumental in the successful implementation of the Freddie Mac program within NorthMarq and now manages the company's western division. He is the recipient of NMCG's Award of Excellence for 1995.

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Paul Cairns

SVP / Managing Director Capital Services

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

pcairns@NorthMarq.com

T 952.356.0083

F 952.356.0099

Mr. Cairns joined NorthMarq Capital in 1998 after working in the title insurance industry. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School and earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota - Morris with majors in Speech Communication & Political Science. Mr. Cairns is the Senior Vice President and Managing Director of NorthMarq Capital Services and the Defeasance Services program and is responsible for the Freddie Mac program in 34 regional offices. NorthMarq has originated over $17 Billion of Freddie Mac loans since the mid 1990’s. Additionally, he has served on Freddie Mac Servicing and Targeted Affordable Housing Advisory Councils and was the recipient of the 2008 Freddie Mac Conventional Mortgage Partnership award for his assistance in the implementation of the Capital Markets Execution (CME) program.

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Bert Libke

SVP / Managing Director - Servicing

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

blibke@northmarq.com

T 952.837.8776

F 952.356.0099

Bert Libke, director of servicing was promoted to lead the servicing group in 2013 and is responsible for NorthMarq Capital’s Loan Administration, Investor Reporting and Escrow departments. He joined Northmarq in 1993 as commercial mortgage analyst and then as manager of the asset management team. Starting in 2002 Bert served as director of servicing at Glaser Financial/MMA Financial until he re-joined NorthMarq in 2005 as manager of escrow administration. Bert has also worked as an auditor with a regional CPA firm. He graduated from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management with a Bachelor of Science in Business.

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Travis Krueger

Senior Vice President - Chief Financial Officer

NorthMarq Capital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

tkrueger@northmarq.com

T 952.837.8701

F 952.356.0099

Travis was appointed Chief Financial Officer at NorthMarq Companies in 2013, after serving as Managing Director of Finance and Administration since joining the company in May 2012. NorthMarq Companies is the holding company of commercial real estate services firms NorthMarq Capital, which is in commercial real estate mortgage banking and commercial loan servicing; and Cushman & Wakefield | NorthMarq and Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce, which are both commercial real estate management and brokerage services companies associated with global firm Cushman & Wakefield. NorthMarq Companies is part of the Pohlad Companies, a privately held diverse group of more than 20 independent companies owned by the Pohlad family. Prior to joining NorthMarq Companies, Travis spent 13 years in public accounting, including approximately 12 years with McGladrey, where he served for six years as director. In that role, he was responsible for delivering a wide variety of assurance services to the financial services industry, including mortgage banking, community banking, investment companies, broker-dealers, and other specialty financial services companies including those involved in factoring, leasing, and asset based lending. Travis received a Bachelor’s of Accountancy from the University of North Dakota.

Support

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Joanne Allen

SVP / Managing Director - Human Resources

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

jallen@NorthMarq.com

T 952-837-8751

F 952-837-8799

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Eric Carter

Vice President - IT Director

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

ecarter@northmarq.com

T 952-767-8888

F 952-356-0099

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Martha Nevanen

SVP - Director of Marketing & Communications

NorthMarqCapital

3500 American Blvd West

Suite 500

Minneapolis, MN 55431

mnevanen@northmarq.com

T 952-893-7539

F 952-356-0099