Senior Managing Director - Capital Markets & Finance
California, Colorado, Pacific Northwest, Texas, Arizona
In his role as Senior Managing Director of Capital Markets & Finance, Eric Lezak has oversight of project-level finance strategy and execution in Mill Creek’s California, Arizona, Texas, Colorado and Pacific Northwest regions. Mr. Lezak is a founding partner of Mill Creek Residential Trust.
Mr. Lezak served as the Chief Financial Officer for the company’s West Region of Mill Creek upon inception in 2011. Prior to that, Mr. Lezak was at Trammell Crow Residential where he was responsible for managing debt and equity relationships, asset management and other financial administrative functions. Prior to joining Trammell Crow, he was Vice President with Fremont Investment & Loan, with responsibility for underwriting and originating commercial and residential construction loans ranging from $10 million to $125 million. While at Fremont Investment & Loan, Eric financed the development of a wide variety of real estate projects, including apartments, condominiums, hotel, retail, and office. Prior to Fremont Investment & Loan, Mr. Lezak was a Senior Portfolio Manager with American Realty Advisors where he managed national real estate portfolios on behalf of public and Taft-Hartley retirement plans.
Mr. Lezak received his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Santa Clara University and a Masters Degree in Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California. He is a certified public accountant and a licensed real estate broker.
Costa Mesa, CA