Mike is a Senior Vice President responsible for arranging the financing for Green Courte’s fund investments and executing the company’s capital markets strategies. Mike has been with Green Courte since 2021.
Prior to joining Green Courte, Mike worked on the capital markets team at Ventas, a publicly traded REIT. At Ventas, Mike arranged over $1 billion of mortgage and construction financing across the firm’s assets in the U.S. and Canada and assisted with executing equity issuances, $4 billion of unsecured issuances, the launch of Ventas’s $1 billion commercial paper program and the recasting of the firm’s corporate credit facilities. Prior to Ventas, Mike worked as a real estate lender at Allstate and PGIM Real Estate Finance (Prudential) where he originated over $1 billion of mortgage debt across capital sources including life company financing, agency financing and CMBS financing. Earlier in his career Mike worked as an investment analyst for Church Pension Group and a CMBS Analyst for Moody’s and Morgan Stanley.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School. Mike is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
Marnie is responsible for arranging the financing for all of Green Courte’s fund investments and executing the company’s capital markets strategies. Marnie also leads Green Courte’s investor relations function and oversees all fundraising activities. Marnie has been with Green Courte since 2008.
Prior to joining Green Courte, Marnie spent three years with Countrywide Commercial Real Estate Finance. As an Assistant Vice President in originations, Marnie was part of a team that originated and closed both fixed and floating rate loans on various commercial real estate asset classes located across the country. Prior to Countrywide, Marnie worked at Prudential Mortgage Capital Company in a similar loan originations role. Previously, Marnie had completed a capital markets analyst training program at Bank One.
Leslie is a Vice President with the Investor Relations and Capital Markets Team. Leslie has been with Green Courte since 2022.
Prior to joining Green Courte, Leslie worked at JLL in Chicago. During her time at JLL, Leslie was a core member of the finance team, offering sound advice and direction on corporate development, business strategy, operating results, M&A and communications strategy to executive leadership. During her tenure with JLL, Leslie held various positions in investor relations, treasury and financial planning & analysis.
Leslie holds a Bachelor of Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate from Roosevelt University.