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NexCore Group's team is comprised of experienced professionals with over 20 years of individual experience. Our development team's expertise includes all phases of real estate development and ownership from feasibility analysis, planning, design, and construction to leasing and long-term management.

NexCore's healthcare team has highly specialized knowledge of healthcare finance, hospital/physician strategic and business planning, best models and practices for the delivery of outpatient care, and legal structuring and compliance issues associated with hospital/physician interactions.

Greg Venn
President & Chief Executive Officer
Greg Venn co-founded NexCore Group to grow a national platform for the development, ownership, and management of healthcare real estate. Greg is responsible for the vision, growth, and profitability of NexCore. He directs the company’s day-to-day strategies, identifies new business opportunities, and assists managing directors with structuring financial solutions tailored to each individual project. With over 20 years of experience in real estate development, Greg has developed and/or managed projects ranging from 30,000 to 300,000 square feet and from $10 million to $100 million. His credentials include a Bachelor of Environmental Design degree, MBA studies with a Real Estate Finance & Construction Management emphasis, and Colorado Real Estate Broker License. Full Bio

Peter Kloepfer
Chief Investment Officer
A co-founder of NexCore Group, Peter Kloepfer is pivotal to the company’s strategic planning. His leadership drives the structure of NexCore’s development and acquisitions projects, the evaluation and negotiation of capital and debt sources, and major project delivery. In his 24 years of real estate development financing and structuring, Peter has been responsible for over $2 billion of real estate transactions and has invested in more than $450 million of projects. He holds Juris Doctorate and Master of Law in Taxation (LL.M.) degrees and is a licensed CPA. Full Bio

Robert Lawless
Chief Financial Officer
In his role as Chief Financial Officer and as a member of the senior executive team, Robert Lawless is responsible for accounting, tax, regulatory compliance and risk management oversight, while also focusing on capital raising, investor relations, and strategic planning. Robert has over 20 years of experience performing various financial and operational roles within public and private sector domestic and international real estate companies. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and Certified Treasury Professional (CTP). Full Bio

Development & Acquisitions

Jarrod Daddis
Executive Managing Director Development & Acquisitions 
In his role as lead development executive, Jarrod Daddis ensures the overall success and implementation of each project. He coordinates all phases of the development process including transaction structuring, strategy, design and construction team selection, leasing, and sales/marketing. Jarrod's resume includes over $1 billion of healthcare, commercial, and industrial developments, ranging in size from $100,000 to over $50 million. He holds an MBA and an MS in Real Estate and Construction Management. Full Bio and Contact Information

Todd Varney
Executive Managing Director Development & Acquisitions 
Todd Varney joined NexCore Group in 2013 to help grow the company's national platform of development, ownership, and management of healthcare real estate. Todd joins the company with more than 20 years of experience in structuring, negotiating, and managing healthcare developments nationally. He has been responsible for the development and leasing of more than 2.7 million square feet of medical office properties in more than 15 states across the country. Full Bio and Contact Information

Bill Maggard
Managing Director Development & Acquisitions
Based in Chicago, Bill Maggard directs NexCore’s efforts in the Midwest Region. His experience includes leading medical office feasibility studies for hospitals and health systems; initiating marketing and leasing campaigns for investor-owned, hospital-sponsored medical office developments; and raising and deploying capital for medical office building acquisitions and new development. Bill has led the development of over 400,000 square feet and the management of over 900,000 square feet of medical office property. He holds a Juris Doctorate degree. Full Bio and Contact Information
Tim Oliver
Senior Vice President Healthcare Development
Tim Oliver is responsible for evaluating new healthcare development opportunities and for understanding the legislative and economic environment affecting healthcare real estate as well as best models and practices in the delivery of outpatient care. Tim is a veteran in the healthcare real estate industry, having developed his first medical office building in 1975. Full Bio and Contact Information

Justin Pawlak
 Vice President Development
Justin Pawlak is involved in all aspects of the business development process for NexCore Group. His responsibilities include evaluating target markets, establishing new client relationships, and determining project feasibility. In addition to his business development efforts, Justin actively engages in leasing and marketing NexCore's new and existing development projects. He holds an MS in Real Estate and Construction Management. Full Bio and Contact Information

Design & Construction

Kim Prentice
Managing Director Development & Operations
Kim Prentice heads NexCore Group’s design and construction group, in addition to spearheading company-wide development of enhanced systems and procedures to guide the firm’s rapid growth. His background in all aspects of real estate development, acquisitions and dispositions, and asset management, coupled with a strong client-service focus, enables him to manage project delivery to create successful project outcomes. During his more than 30 years of experience, Kim has managed the full development process on projects ranging from $100,000 to $210 million. He holds MBA and Master of Architecture degrees and is a LEED Accredited Professional and licensed Colorado Architect. Full Bio and Contact Information

John Lasell
Executive Vice President Development & Construction
John Lasell is responsible for managing all aspects of project delivery, including budgets, schedules, process and quality. He brings expertise to all project phases from design concept through construction completion. His over 20 years in the design and construction industry have given him experience in design management, construction operations, and business development. John is particularly adept with project financial controls and client relationship management. He holds MBA and Master of Architecture degrees. Full Bio and Contact Information

John Duncan
Senior Vice President Development & Construction
John has managed the design and construction of greater than $6.2 billion of real estate development projects in the healthcare, retail, hospitality, and residential sectors. For the last 13 years John has worked exclusively in the healthcare real estate development field, assisting hospitals and health systems implement ambulatory facility development projects. John’s healthcare project experience includes cancer care facilities, and centers of excellence for neuroscience, orthopedics, ambulatory surgery, women’s services, and cardiovascular health. Full Bio and Contact Information

Jeffrey Pfeifer
Senior Vice President Development & Construction
Jeff brings both architecture and construction experience to each development project, with extensive education and experience in both arenas. Jeff has over 20 years experience with design, construction, and real estate development projects. For the past seven years, Jeff has focused exclusively on healthcare real estate development and has managed off-campus, on-campus, inpatient, and outpatient projects with a number of health systems. Full Bio and Contact Information

Aaron Brewster
Vice President Development & Construction
Aaron Brewster is responsible for managing all aspects of project delivery from concept to completion, including design team and contractor selections, conceptual estimating, budgeting and forecasting, schedule management, process work flow, and quality control oversight. As a highly experienced project manager, Aaron brings specialized expertise to all phases of project development, including valued insight into the entitlement and due diligence process. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Colorado State University. Full Bio and Contact Information


Finance & Acquisitions

Ed Christen
Senior Vice President Finance
Ed Christen assists with analyzing and structuring all development and acquisition projects for NexCore Group, as well as the sourcing of debt and equity capital for these opportunities. He has more than 12 years of experience in real estate analysis, acquisitions, due diligence, finance, and investment performance. Ed holds a Masters degree as well as the Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant designations. Full Bio and Contact Information

Legal & Due Diligence

David London
General Counsel
In his role as General Counsel, David London is responsible for the company’s legal matters. He supports his colleagues by reviewing and drafting NexCore’s business documentation and also coordinates the efforts of outside counsel. David brings 20 years of broad-based transactional experience to NexCore. Over the course of his career, he has handled numerous real estate, corporate, and finance transactions involving billions of dollars. David is a magna cum laude graduate of Duke University and received his law degree with honors from the University of Chicago. Full Bio and Contact Information

Gaye Bass
Due Diligence Manager
Gaye Bass coordinates the due diligence process for construction and permanent debt, property acquisitions, new developments, and dispositions. She also administers leasing documentation and project files for new development and NexCore managed properties, and assists in the coordination of entity and real estate-fund documentation. Since joining NexCore, Gaye has assisted in the closing of transactions consisting of more than 1.3 million square feet of commercial and medical office space valued at nearly $300 million. Full Bio and Contact Information

Asset & Property Management

Debbie Wedderburn
Vice President Asset & Property Management
Debbie Wedderburn’s role includes asset management, leasing, and overseeing NexCore Group’s property management group. Debbie currently manages a 1,035,000 square foot portfolio of 11 medical office buildings in five states that requires interaction with eight hospital systems. She focuses on maximizing income and value for property ownership while achieving what is important to tenants — an inviting, comfortable, and well maintained medical office suite for patients and staff. She is a licensed Colorado Real Estate Broker.  Full Bio and Contact Information

Jake Dinnen
Vice President of Development
Jake Dinnen focuses on various roles, including leasing and construction for developments projects, capital improvements, and overseeing tenant improvement projects. Over the last 10 years, Jake has leased and managed the development of over 700,000 square feet of medical office space throughout the Western United States. Full Bio and Contact Info

Nancy Pierzchala
Vice President Asset Management & Leasing
Nancy Perzchala is responsible for the asset management of NexCore’s properties in Arizona, Colorado, North Carolina and North Dakota.  She is also responsible for implementing the owner’s strategic plan for each building, including property management, leasing, financing, reporting and ongoing administration of all relevant agreements and legal issues.  Full Bio and Contact Information

Tony Maestas
Property Operations Manager
Tony Maestas is responsible for the overall property management of NexCore’s national portfolio totaling approximately 1.2 million square feet of healthcare and commercial facilities, including multi-tenant medical office buildings, ambulatory surgery centers, cancer treatment centers, and multi-storied office and mixed-use buildings. Tony manages vendor contracts, budgets, tenant coordination, local and national site visits, and special projects. He is also responsible for monitoring the maintenance and operations of all NexCore properties. Full Bio and Contact Information

Rob Beaudo
Mechanical Operations Manager
Rob Beaudo manages the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems for NexCore Group’s portfolio of managed properties, which includes medical office buildings, ambulatory surgery centers, and cancer treatment centers. Rob is responsible for directing and monitoring each of the HVAC contractors to ensure proper maintenance of ventilation systems throughout the buildings, as well as comfortable and functional temperature controls. Rob has a background of over 17 years in the commercial HVAC field, including more than four years as a service manager and five years as an instructor for NCCER. Full Bio and Contact Information

Leasing & Marketing

Amy Andresen
Vice President Leasing
Amy Andresen is integral to the marketing, promotion, and leasing of new and existing development projects for NexCore, including tenant selection/qualification, procurement, proposal and lease negotiations, and tenant relations. Her experience with sales and marketing of commercial real estate helps Amy identify changes in the marketing environment and develop competitive leasing strategies. Amy is focused on leasing opportunities for Holy Family Hospital MOB and Rex Healthcare of Knightdale MOB, among others. She is a licensed Colorado Real Estate Broker. Full Bio and Contact Information

Kristen Kelley
Vice President Leasing
Kristen Kelley is an integral part of the NexCore Group leasing team, assisting in all areas of the leasing process including marketing, research, prospecting, program development, and tenant relations/coordination. Kristen's background in personnel management has made her highly effective at communicating with and supporting physician tenants through the various phases of the leasing process from initial contact through suite design and buildout. She is a licensed Colorado Real Estate Broker. Full Bio and Contact Information

Tracy Hindman
Marketing Director
Tracy Hindman manages the NexCore Group marketing department, providing direction for the corporate brand and preparation and writing of proposals, reports and presentations. She provides NexCore with marketing and graphic design expertise, as it applies to the design/construction and real estate development industries. Working closely with the CEO Greg Venn, Tracy manages the public relations and strategic positioning of NexCore in the marketplace. Full Bio and Contact Information

Gretchen Oswald
Office/IT Manager & Graphic Support
Gretchen Oswald manages the NexCore Group office as it relates to the physical aspects of the space. She also maintains all of the electronic and equipment needs for the company and acts as liaison to the off-site IT department. As a member of the NexCore marketing team, she provides graphic support and assists with the production of reports, proposals, and presentations. Full Bio and Contact Information


Accounting & Administrative

Anne Cassady
Director Accounting & Tax
Anne Cassady is responsible for overseeing and directing the corporate accounting and tax functions of NexCore Healthcare Capital Corp, its subsidiaries and its real estate partnerships, development projects and joint ventures with high net worth and institutional capital partners. She has over 16 years of experience in commercial real estate accounting and tax work. Full Bio and Contact Information 

Leslie Baker
Accounting Manager
Leslie Baker is responsible for managing the accounting and financial reporting for development projects. This includes submitting and reconciling the development loan draws, construction loan pay applications and project invoices as well as working closely with the lender on a monthly basis for the duration of the construction phase of the projects. Leslie also assists with the accounting and financial reporting for the corporate accounting, overseeing cash management, company benefits and corporate payroll. Full Bio and Contact Information 

Shirl Gale
Corporate Accounting Manager
Shirl Gale is responsible for the accounting and financial reporting of the corporate accounting and portfolio accounting for NexCore managed properties. Her duties include the set up and maintenance of corporate accounting, preparation of monthly corporate and portfolio reports, and coordination of year-end financial reporting.  Full Bio and Contact Information
Julie Wyatt
Accounting Supervisor
Julie Wyatt is responsible for overseeing the accounting and financial reporting for NexCore managed properties. Her duties include the setup and maintenance of property accounting, preparation and review of monthly property financial reports, and coordination of quarterly and year-end financial reporting to various capital partners. Julie also assists with the accounting for projects currently under development. Full Bio and Contact Information

Peggy Bartusiak
Accounting Supervisor
Peggy Bartusiak is responsible for overseeing the accounting and financial reporting for NexCore managed properties. Her duties include the setup and maintenance of property accounting, preparation and review of monthly property financial reports, and coordination of quarterly and year-end financial reporting to various capital partners. Peggy also assists with the accounting for projects currently under development. Full Bio and Contact Information

Dean Koenecke
Corporate/Property Accountant
Dean Koenecke is responsible for accounting and financial reporting for various NexCore managed properties. Dean is also responsible for various corporate accounting tasks. His duties include the setup and maintenance of corporate and property accounting records, preparation of monthly property financial reports, and coordination of quarterly and year-end financial reporting. Full Bio and Contact Information

Tami Hiatt
Property Accountant
Tami Hiatt is responsible for accounting and financial reporting for NexCore managed properties. Her duties include setup and maintenance of property accounting and preparation of monthly financial reports.
Tami has over 15 years experience in property management accounting. Full Bio and Contact Information

Jessica Wooton
Development Coordinator
Jessica Wooton’s primary role is to support the Managing Directors and the Design and Construction team at NexCore Group. Her duties include coordinating schedules and travel, expense reporting, document preparation, and providing market, demographic, and consultant research. Jessica also works closely with each department within the company to assist in record management and to facilitate communication and collaboration. Full Bio and Contact Information


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