Leadership

Jack M. Cohen, CRI CMB

Chief Executive Officer


Current Role

As Chief Executive Officer, Jack has overall responsibility for management of the operations of the company.

Joined Cohen Financial as a loan officer in 1981, after serving as a consultant to the construction industry.

Education

MS in Construction Management and BS degrees in Civil Engineering from Stanford University (California)
BA from Claremont Men's College (California)

Other Affiliations

Chartered Realty Investor (CRI)
Chartered Realty Investor Society
  —Founding Governor and governing board member;
  —Former President
Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB)
Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)
 —Board of Directors (2011)
 —Past Member, Board of Governors, Commercial Real Estate/Multi-family Finance (COMBOG)
CRE Finance Council (CREFC) (Formerly CMSA)
 —Immediate Past President (2012-2013)
 —President (2011-2012)
 —Board of Governors and Executive Committee
Urban Land Institute (ULI)
 —Product Council Chair (IOPCSilver)
World Presidents Organization (WPO)
Young Presidents Organization (YPO), Former Member
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)
 —Licensed for Series 22, Series 39 and Series 63 Securities
Pitzer College (Clarmonet, CA) —Board of Trustees

Licensed Pilot
   —Airline Transport Pilot License
   —Single Pilot Type Rating for a Very Light Jet 

 

Cohen Financial is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Multi Housing Council, and the CRE Finance Council.