OUR LEADERSHIP

Mark F. Crawfordmark@cpfre.com

Mark has 40 years of experience in Asset-based Investments: Real Estate Brokerage, Construction, Entitlements, Property Valuations, Lending and Ownership. In 2017, four Real Estate LLCs formed by Mark were sold. The average returns were in excess of 20% IRR to the investors. Mark sources the investments, performs the due diligence, evaluates the upside profit potential, and hires the appropriate local managerial staff upon purchase.

As an Agricultural Business Major, Mark attended California Polytechnic University at San Luis Obispo and Pomona. Mark is a licensed Real Estate broker in California and holds an NMLS license. He lives with his wife, Joanna, in Beverly Hills and on a Cattle and Citrus Ranch near Visalia, CA.

Joanna Crawfordjoanna@cpfre.com

Joanna manages the Operations, Finance, and Compliance functions of Crawford Park and the Investment LLCs. From 2011 to 2017, she managed hundreds of multifamily units with a staff of 35 employees and annual cash flow of $5 million. Those assets were remodeled and retrofitted with cash outlays of $10 million. In 2016, she coordinated the $40 million refinancing of these assets with both bank and government- sponsored entries. Joanna also manages the Monetary Distributions and tax reporting process for 300+ Investors.

Prior to 2008, Joanna was an SVP/Compliance with Countrywide Home Loans. During her 14-year tenure there, her roles included: HMDA, Fair Lending, and Internal Audit. After college, she practiced public accounting at Price Waterhouse. Joanna has a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin and is a CPA. She lives with her husband, Mark, in Beverly Hills and on a cattle and citrus ranch near Visalia, CA.

Jacob Cutlerjake@cpfre.com

Jake Cutler is a consultant to Crawford Park Farming. He aids in the research and sourcing of appropriate properties. Jake will assist during the purchase, due diligence, and continuing management of agricultural properties.

Jake worked for 8 years for Prudential Agricultural Investments and was responsible for agricultural mortgage lending in California and Arizona. He currently works for CBRE, a global real estate company.

Jake is the third generation of his family to be involved in California agriculture and is actively involved in multiple family farming operations, specializing in the production of almonds, citrus, olives, kiwi, grapes, and cattle in Fresno, Tulare, and San Mateo Counties, California. He holds BS and MS degrees in Agricultural Economics from the University of California at Davis.