John is the CEO and President of Summit Commercial Real Estate Group and is responsible for helping to facilitate the firm’s growth. John has extensive experience in the planning, development, management and financing of ambulatory health care, senior living and office facilities.
Coupled with expertise in commercial finance, he is also skilled in analyzing and interpreting the needs of clients to create solutions for operational, financial, and development projects.
Prior to joining Summit, John was the Executive Vice President and Director of Development of AJM Management Services, Inc. In this role, John was instrumental in contributing to the development of both the North and Northeast Medical Centers, two of the larger ambulatory health care facilities in New York State.
John also served as the Executive Vice President of North Medical, PC., the largest primary care practice in Upstate New York, with patient volume exceeding 300,000 visits per year.
John started his career at Chemical Bank, which became JP Morgan-Chase, and was the Vice President of Commercial Lending in the Central New York office. While focusing on commercial and real estate loans to the medical office market, John developed the largest commercial loan portfolio in Central New York.
John earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance with a Minor in Accounting from LeMoyne College, and serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Christian Brothers Academy in Syracuse, New York.