Director of Originations
John brings more than 30 years of experience and expertise in commercial and corporate banking to his pivotal role in the growth of MD Energy Advisors' expanded product offering, C-PACE (Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy), an innovative program that provides financing for clean new construction projects for commercial buildings.
John has primary responsibility for originating and overseeing the underwriting and closing of complex, multi-million-dollar C-PACE loans with traditional commercial real estate debt for multifamily, hotel, office, retail, and industrial properties. He is also responsible for managing existing and forming new relationships with borrowers, brokers, banks, and industry partners throughout the United States.
Prior to joining MDEA, John was most recently Senior Vice President of Corporate Banking at PNC Bank, Greater Maryland, where for more than a decade he led product partner efforts in originating and growing banking relationships with international and domestic public and private companies in Maryland, across all industries. Prior to PNC, where he was Greater Maryland Corporate Banking’s first Chairman Circle awardee, John’s banking career included successful senior roles in Corporate & Institutional Relationship Management and Energy Project Finance & Advisory, based in locations including Chicago, New York, Houston, Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Sao Paulo (Brazil).
John graduated from Loyola University Maryland with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance & Accounting degree. He also earned a Master of Science in Management from London Business School and completed the Greater Baltimore Committee Leadership Program.