Jim joined Washington Capital in 2002 and is Director of Real Estate. While the bulk of his work at WaCap has been in commercial mortgage production, he is currently head of WaCap’s recently created Advisory Group. Jim started his career in commercial real estate in 1981 at Prudential Realty Group (Prudential Insurance). At Prudential, he worked primarily in acquisitions and sales in Seattle (the Northwest), Los Angeles (Southern California), San Francisco (Northern California and the Northwest), and nationally out of Prudential’s Newark headquarters. Additionally, Jim provided asset management for Prudential in the Mid-Atlantic region and held a corporate office position in Newark. He returned to Seattle in 1995 and worked as an independent Mortgage Broker.
A Seattle-area native, Jim graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics and received his MBA from the University of Washington.